Lupita Nyong’o & Asa Meet For The First Time & Find Out They Both Already Inspire Each Other! [Photos]

Yesterday these two ladies who have become the pride of Africa, Lupita Nyong’o & Asa met in Paris for the first time! And even though it was their first time meeting they already knew so much about each other!

According to Asa’s manager Janet Nwose, during their first meeting Lupita told Asa she listened to her album everyday while filming for her Oscar winning role as Patsey the slave, in 12 Years A Slave, and Asa told her she was deeply inspired by Lupita’s speech when she won her first Oscar award back in March.

Read more after the jump

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Kate Henshaw Is Team PDP! Picks Up Nomination Forms As She Formally Declares She Is Running For Cross Rivers House Of Assembly

Back in July I told you the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) was trying to woo Nollywood actress Kate Henshaw, to run for the Cross Rivers State House Of Assembly under the PDP umbrella.

The reason they wanted Kate is because of her goodwill, popularity and hardwork, Kate is a people person and she’s the perfect candidate for any party.

Yesterday Kate officially made her decision on which party she will represent and it is PDP. The actress will run for the Cross Rivers State House of Assembly on the ruling party, PDP’s ticket. Yesterday (Oct. 18), the actress picked up her Nomination & Expression Of Interest forms from the PDP office in Lagos.

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What Ceasefire? Boko Haram Kill 8 In Borno Barely 24 Hours After Government Announced Ceasefire Agreement


On Friday (Oct. 17) the Nigerian Government announced that they had reached a ceasefire agreement with terror group Boko Haram. [READ HERE IF YOU MISSED IT]

Clearly Boko Haram isn’t here for the ceasefire because barely 24 hours after the ceasefire they attacked a village in Borno state, killing 8 people!

According to Punch, about 20 Boko Haram fighters in two pick-up vans stormed Maikadiri in Abadam Local Government Area, northern part of Borno on Friday evening, shooting into homes.

Can someone tell us the true status of this “ceasefire agreement”? Cos if BH is on board with it why are they still attacking and killing people? The Nigerian government also said as part of the ceasefire agreement BH have agreed to release the over 200 abducted Chibok school girls…it’s been over 48 hours since the ceasefire was announced…they girls haven’t been released!

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Tiwa Savage, Don Jazzy & The Mavin Crew Papped At London’s Heathrow As They Arrive For UK Tour [Photos]

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Yesterday (Oct. 18) The Mavin crew, which includes the boss, Don Jazzy, first lady – Tiwa Savage, Dr. Sid and newbies Di’Ja, Reekado Banks & Koredo Bello, touched down at London’s Heathrow airport for their UK tour which kicks off in Manchester on Oct. 21st.

Check out their airport fashion after the jump

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Timi Dakolo’s Wife Is A Lucky Woman. He Will NEVER Cheat On Her & Here Is Why

Nigerian men are known for cheating on the wives on the regular…it is accepted in our society. But Timi Dakolo is not one to cheat on his wife and he never will. In a recent interview with Nigeria Tribune, Timi opened up about his career, getting shot & marriage.

When asked if he could cheat on his wife he said,

My wife is a Kogi woman. She has everything I need. Like I said earlier, it’s hard to cheat because you will be hiding your phone, locking it and running helter skelter, when you are not an actor. I make sure she knows where I am, If I say I’m coming home soon, I try to keep the promise.

This question sef! Was he supposed to yes???? LOL

He also talks about how he settles differences with his wife, Busola. Read more after the jump

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Gov. Ayo Fayose Throws Open Governors Mansion To Citizens For Pool Party! Says Motivation Is To Be Close To The Poor

Governor Ayo Fayose was sworn in as governor of Ekiti state for a second term on Thursday Oct. 16 and he kick started his second term in an unusual way, first he appointed a special adviser on “Stomach Infrastructure”, then he opened up the gates and the swimming pool of the Ekiti State government house to the public.

All citizens of the state where invited back to the Gov’s crib for a pool party…that pool must have been BO central…LOL!

The governor made headlines when he rode into his swearing in ceremony in a 1957 Mercedes Benz Sedan. #SWAG

He sure is different! He has said that his motivation to use such an old car is so he can be close to the poor in the state….

See more pics after the jump

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Just As Predicted…Nigerian Government Reaches Ceasefire With Boko Haram, Chibok Girls To Be Released

The Nigerian government has reached a ceasefire agreement with Boko Haram! If you recall a month ago I told you that President Jonathan was going to clamp down on BH? READ HERE IF YOU MISSED IT

Earlier today the Chief of Defence staff, Alex Badeh, announced the truce however Boko Haram has not made a public statement.

The Boko Haram insurgency started in 2009 and the terror group have killed over 2,000 civilians this year.

With the kidnapping of over 200 Chibok schoolgirls Boko Haram grabbed world wide headlines and strong criticism.

According to the cese fire agreement the kidnapped school girls will be released. Members of the Bring Back Our Girls campaign said in a tweet on Friday, “We are monitoring the news with huge expectations.”

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“We Are Not Friends”, Wizkid Replies Saeon After She Put Him On Blast


This week has been “Put Wizkid on blast” week, first it was Samklef , then Saeon and it just escalated from there.

A few days ago fast rising R & B singer Saeon expressed her anger with Wizkid, whom she said she had paid N1.5 Million to feature on her single “Boogie Down” and it’s video, but he had done nothing to help her promote or even acknowledge it when it came out.

According to Hip Hop World Mag, Wizkid took to twitter yesterday to address the Saeon issue, he wrote

It was strictly work. When did we even start talking that we should be friends like that? She came to me, no not me directly, to my manager and asked for a collabo. Normally i don’t charge my friends but hey she came with some cash and i gladly obliged.

I even gave her 10 percent discount. Thats a very generous move because it took her a month to get my attention. After that, it’s back to our separate lives. We are not friends.


Watch Wizkid and Saeon in the video that’s causing all the beef, after the jump

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Actress Adunni Ade Rocked Ankara Print Bikini…Are You Feelin’ Her Look?

Actress Adunni Ade is one of the newer faces in Nollywood, but she is on the rise and rising fast. If you don’t know her check out her out here in Date Gone bad a funny skit she did a early this year.

Earlier today the mother of two showed off her super toned and hot bod in a skimpy print two piece bikini. The actress who is currently on the set of a new movie she is filming in Lagos called How To marry a Diva and she definitely is channelling her character in the movie – Ms. Diva.

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Clarion Chukwura Says Entertainers Going Into Politics Are Doing So For Monetary Gain!

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In the last few months quite a number entertainers like Desmond Elliot, 9ice, Julius Agwu, Bob Manuel Udokwu, Tony Tetuila and a few others have declared their intentions to venture into politics come 2015.

But some have questioned their motives including veteran actress Clarion Chukwura who has said that some of them are going into politics “because they are not getting much money from their vocations.”

In an interview with Punch Newspaper, she said

The motive of those who are embracing partisan politics is purely monetary. Let us call a spade a spade. If you tell me that you want to go into politics to serve the people, I would want to look at your record first. I want to see what you have done to better the lives of the people in your immediate community. How many boreholes have you sunk in the community? How many hours of community service have you given for free over the last four or five years? How well are you known as somebody who yearns for improvement in social development?

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