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Lagos state government sets up N1 billion film fund, inaugurates committee

Precious 'Mamazeus' Nwogu
Film MakersMembers of the new committee include Peace Anyiam-Osigwe, Tunde Kelani, Mo Abudu, Kunle Afolayan and Richard Mofe-Damijo.
Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has launched a film production empowerment scheme in the state.
Confirming the new scheme, the governor unveiled a newly appointment nine-member committee via his official social media accounts on Wednesday, May 5, 2021.

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Iyabo Ojo and Tonto Dikeh threaten fire and brimstone as police plans to release alleged child molester Baba Ijesha from custody

Iyabo Ojo and Tonto Dikeh threaten fire and brimstone as police plans to release alleged child molester Baba Ijesha from custody
Odion Okonofua
Tonto Dikeh says plans by the police to release Baba Ijesha means war.
Ojo Ijiesha TontoNollywood movie stars Iyabo Ojo and Tonto Dikeh have vowed to resist any attempt by the police to release the alleged child molester Baba Ijesha.
The movie stars who have been vocal since the story broke about a week ago took to their social media pages where they expressed anger over the news. 
"I don't know who is in charge of Baba Ijesha's case but I have made it my business because a teenager is involved. And I want to say this to whoever is in charge of this case that is thinking...because a lot of my colleagues have called me to stop talking about this issue, but as long as they continue to play magomago, I am going to be on this issue," Ojo said on Wednesday night.

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BBNaija's Mercy recaps on her childhood, says she once sold corn and fuel

Odion Okonofua
Mercy TVThe reality TV star says she has worked hard for everything she has achieved.
Former housemate of Nigeria's most-watched reality TV show, Mercy Eke has recounted the time she sold corn and fuel just to survive.
The reality TV star made this known during one of the closed panel sessions at the 8th edition of the Nigerian Entertainment Conference (#NECLive8) which took place on Sunday, April 25, 2021.
"Sometimes it gets me very emotional to see how far I’ve come from where I started, from selling corn to fuel, to a lot of other businesses I did before. I’m very proud of myself, and I know that there are a lot of people looking up to me," she said.

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'Can a girl just get some good “D” with no complications' - Toke Makinwa laments

Odion Okonofua
Toke MakinwaThe media personality says the dating world is marred with complicated men.
Media girl Toke Makinwa has lamented over not being able to find a man without complications.
In a series of tweets shared via her Twitter page on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, the media personality hinted that most of the men that come her way are always complicated.
"Can a girl just get some good “D” with no complications, likeeeeeeeeee!!!!" she tweeted.
"If he ain’t ugly, got some baby mama drama, fighting some financial demons, spiritual too. Married or unsure of his status, (he might be single but someone somewhere is dating him), there has to be some unfinished business !!! Fix it Lord.

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‘I couldn’t pay your 22k hospital bill 16 years ago – Yul Edochie pens touching note to daughter

ByElla Chioma
YulPopular Nollywood actor turned politician, Yul Edochie is eulogizing his beautiful daughter, Danielle Yul Edochie who turned 16 today, April 10, 2021.
The proud father of four who got married at the age of 22 after he got his girlfriend turned wife pregnant, says he is happy he made the right decision back then.
In an open letter he wrote his daughter, Yul revealed that he was so broke 16 years ago that he couldn’t afford to pay the hospital bill of his daughter.
He also added that Danielle was at that time, the most beautiful baby to be delivered in her hospital of birth.

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Nigerians mock Uche Ogbodo for dressing like a ‘Frog’

ByAde Yinka
UcheNigerians on social media have mocked Nollywood actress, Uche Ogbodo’s outift in the recent photos she shared on Instagram.
In the photos, the soon mum to be was seen rocking a green tight jumpsuit that revealed the shape of her big baby bump.

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