#SaveMayowa Young Cancer Sufferer Needs $100,000 For Life Saving Surgery + Watch Toyin Aimakhu’s Emotional Plea!

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On Sunday night a video went viral on Instagram Nigeria of a young woman named Ahmed Mayowa Shukurat pleading for financial assistance for her failing health.

You see since early 2015 Mayowa has been in an out of hospital unknown to her she was suffering from Ovarian cancer which has now affected her liver. She was misdiagnosed by several top hospitals in Lagos and treated for unrelated ailments. It was only in the last few months that visiting doctors diagnosed her with Ovarian cancer. She needs N32 Million ($100,000) for lifesaving surgery in Atlanta.

She needs it fast!

As well meaning Nigerians reposted the sad video which showed a skeletal Mayowa fighting for her life and trying her best to get help, actress Toyin Aimakhu made her way to Mayowa’s hospital side at LUTH in Lagos. She not only spent time with her but she also brought a smile to her face as the two hung out.

Toyin also made a tearful plea for help which went viral and this immediately prompted her Nollywood colleagues to pick up on the story, thereby creating awareness about Mayowa’s plight.

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Twitter Nigeria Reacts To President Buhari’s Decision To Scrap The Film Village In Kano State

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The federal government recently scrapped plans to build a film village in Kano state because a cleric stated that it would breed immorality in the state.

Twitter Nigeria are not impressed with the cancellation of the plans and some wonder why the film village cannot be moved to another state instead of the idea being buried completely.

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As Calls To Boycott Air Jordans Increases, Michael Jordan Speaks Against Police Brutality, Donates $2 Mill To Civil Rights Movements

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Basketball legend Michael Jordan has been strongly criticized by the Black Lives Matters movement, for staying silent about the unjust killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling and countless black men by white cops.

MJ who is notorious for being unwilling to publicly engage on social issues, is now speaking out. For weeks he has not said a word about these killings and the racist treatment of African Americans by the policemen meant to protect them.

However as the call became louder for black people to boycott his best selling Nike Air Jordan sneakers he not only released a statement today [July 25] condemning the treatment of African-Americans by the US legal system but he also armed it with a $2 million donation to civil rights organisations.

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Mercy Aigbe, Faithia Balogun, Falz, Eniola Badmus, Adunni Ade & More At 2016 City People Awards

 

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The City People Award went down Sunday night [July 24] at the  last night in Ikeja, Lagos.

The event had in attendance A listers like Falz, Faithia Balogun, Iyabo Ojo, Eniola Badmus, Adunni Ade, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, Ruggedman, Lily Afe, 9ice, Yomi Black and many more.

Mercy Aigbe was on hosting duties. As expected the celebs came all the way through slaying in their red carpet fashions, especially Faithia who was working her bald cut to perfection.

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RMD Suing Jumia For Unauthorized Use Of His Image To Promote Their Online Fashion Store


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Our favourite zaddy RMD is dragging e-commerce store, Jumia for the unauthorized use of his image to promote their fashion brand.

It would appear that Jumia Nigeria has been using the veteran actor’s pictures for a while now to promote the fashion arm of their online store.

The images were reportedly taken from RMD’s page and when his team contacted them to take them down, the brand was allegedly defiant and unapologetic, saying the images were taken from his Instagram page which is a public platform.

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Rob Kardashian Unfollows Blac Chyna, Deletes All Her Pics From His Instagram Page

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Rob Kardashian just set tongues wagging with his latest move on social media…

The sock designer has deleted ALL pictures of his pregnant fianceè, Blac Chyna off his Instagram page and unfollowed her.

For a couple who have documented every step of their relationship on Snapchat and Instagram…this sure is strange. Right now Rob who is reported to suffer from clinical depression has no posts up on his page.

The pair who have a reality show in the works and are also planning their wedding seemed really happy together with Rob even going against his family to be with the former stripper.

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Noble Igwe Cashes In On “Wife Not Cook” Drama & Creates T-Shirt Line With The Slogan!

 

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As a true Igbo man, Noble Igwe has decided to cash in on the drama surrounding his wife cooking or not cooking for him. The style blogger has created a T-shirt line with the slogan, “Wife, Not Cook” and it actually got a number of reactions.

READ RELATED: Noble Igwe Shuts Down Troll Who Asked Why He Always Eats At A Restaurant When He Has A Wife

He shared a photo of the T-Shirt and let his followers know that they too can get theirs for N4500 only!

R & B star Banky W is fully in support of  Noble’s new shirt line and his thoughts on his wife cooking for him, he stated that successful marriages and relationships are not based on if the lady is a great cook or not.

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Bolanle Olukanni Rocks Sheer Cut Out Dress By Weiz Dhurm Franklyn To Host Project Fame Season 9 Premiere

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Last night the season 9 premiere of Project Fame went down with pomp & flair!

This season’s host Bolanle Olukanni was pure glam in a black cut out sheer pannelling slit dress by Nigerian designer Weiz Dhurm Franklyn, she paired her statement dress with simple black strappy sandals.

A high ponytail and minimal jewellery completed her look which was styled by Jane Michael.

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Peter Okoye Takes Full Responsibility For PSquare Drama, Begs Forgiveness & Promises They Are Back [Watch]

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Except you’ve been living under Olumo Rock you would know that over the last few months there has been drama brewing between the PSquare twins.

READ RELATED: Psquare Drama: Peter Okoye Threatens To Sue Paul & Jude For Using His Name To Promote Shows In Congo

It got so bad that many including us thought they were done for good as Peter went head to head against his twin and older brother/sacked manager Jude “Engees” Okoye.

READ RELATED: “Paul Is Weak”, Peter Okoye Spills On Betrayal By His Twin, Jude Threatening To Slap Him, Fights About Money & Loads More

Well a few minutes ago Peter took to his Instagram page in an emotional laden video where he

  1. Admitted that the last few months have been a rollercoaster of emotions for him and the best selling African pop group
  2. Revealed they have resolved their issues
  3. Pleaded for forgiveness from P-Square fans
  4. Took full responsibility for everything that went down and promised it was all a thing of the past
  5. Said, “I’m Sorry”
  6. PSquare is back!

He also captioned the video with a strong and emotional message,

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Conspiracy Theorists Won’t Let Tiwa Savage Live! Accuse Her of Being Illuminati After Making The Roc Sign At One Africa Fest [Watch Video]

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Tiwa Savage was one of the standout African acts at Friday night’s One Music Africa Fest which went down at the Barclays Center in New York City.

As she wrapped up her thrilling set,Tiwa who just signed on to Jay Z‘s Roc Nation management threw her hands up and made the diamond sign, a sign which we’ve seen Jay Z, Beyonce, Rihanna, Kanye West and other acts affiliated with Roc-A-Fella make over the past decade.

Tiwa making the sign like those before her shows that she’s now part of the Roc…it’s a shout out to them, but conspiracy theorists on Instagram have come for her.

Shortly after she shared the video showing her throwing up the diamond or pyramids sign some of her followers are saying she’s part of the illuminati!

Nigerians as usual have brought spirituality into the matter, they are now accusing Mama Jam Jam of signing up with the much talked about and exclusive alleged occult – The Illuminati.

Read some of their comments after the jump

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