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Funke Akindele Has Legs For Days As She Covers OnoBello.com Magazine

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This month OnoBello.com magazine shines their light on one of the most exciting names in Nollywood- Funke Akindele and asked her to explain exactly what is so special about her.

In the exclusive interview for this issue, the actress tells how she manages to get into character for every role, expect something different from her brand ‘Jennifer’ and how she does it all; script editing, artistic director and play the lead character.

In the editorial shoot for the issue tagged “Fashion Flash”, Funke models some seriously glamorous red carpet looks to die for!

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Funke Akindele Comes To The Aid Of Twitter User Who Pleaded For A Keke Napep To Further His Education

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Awww we love positive stories like these.

Actress Funke Akindele is helping out a fan who reached out to her, pleading with the star actress to assist him with purchasing a Keke Napep (tuk tuk), which he wants to use to fund his dreams of becoming a pharmacist .

The actress responded to the Twitter user’s request by asking him to send his number to her.

His request is a lot more reasonable than those fans who just ask for cash outright from celebrities, this way she is empowering to generate his own money.

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“God Punish You”, Funke Akindele Slams Follower For Insensitive Remark About Dr. Sid

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Yesterday actress Funke Akindele took to her Instagram page to wish Tiwa Savage’s label mate, Dr Sid a happy birthday and because it’s social media a follower made an insensitive remark stating that he was the reason Tiwa’s marriage blew up.

Of course Funke Akindele did not take the comment lightly and immediately clapped back.

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This Throwback Photo of Uche Jombo, Funke Akindele, Empress Njamah & John Njamah Is Everything! 

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OMG when they were girls!

Uche Jombo just shared a throwback photo of herself, Funke Akindele, Empress Njamah and John Njamah on a movie set in 2002/2003.

This was the beginning of Nollywood as we know it!

This photo really shows how far they have all come. Talk about glowing up.

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Funke Akindele Funded Jenifa’s Diary With Revenue From Endorsements With Globacom, Omo, Samsung & More!

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If you don’t have faith in your dream, no one else will!

And that’s exactly what actress Funke Akindele has proven to us…by investing her own money in her hit TV show Jenifa’s Diary. The actress was one of the panelists at yesterday’s Nigerian Entertainment Conference 2016, where she spoke during the “Economy of Talents Using the Entertainment Industry to Rebuild Nigeria” session.

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Is This Day Style Being Shady With Their Nollywood Best Dressed List Cover? Where’s Mercy Aigbe & Funke Akindele?

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ThisDay style has just released its hottest Nollywood best dressed list and there are a few notable names missing!

The cover is creating a serious buzz on social media because many (us included) strongly feel that Mercy Aigbe Gentry & Funke Akindele should be on the list.

Mercy Aigbe has been slaying on red carpets and Instagram steadily for at least two years and she killed it at the 2016 AMVCAs. She is definitely one of our best dressed actresses of the year! And she’s not the only one that has been killing the fashion game in Nollywood.

A quick perusal of the publication’s Instagram page will give you a feel of how Nollywood fans feel about this best dressed list.

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Ramsey Nuoah, Banky W, Florence Ita Giwa, Ego Boyo & Many More – More Photos From Premiere Of Genevieve Nnaji’s “Road To Yesterday”

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A few days ago we brought you the first red carpet photos from the premiere of Genevieve Nnaji’s new movie Road To Yesterday.

Also in attendance at the premiere was Ramsey Nuoah, Kunle Afolayan, Uti Nwachukwu, Funke Akindele, Florence Ita-Giwa, Banky W, Mai Atafo, Nkiru Anumundu, Audu Maikori, Ojy Okpe, Dimeji Alara, Ego Boyo, Sola Sobowale,  Layole Oyetogun, Emmanuel Ikhubese, Kaylah Oniwo, Tunde Demuren, Olori Supergal and loads more.

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Genevieve Nnaji, Funke Akindele, Asa, Oris Erhuero – First Photos From Road To Yesterday Lagos Premiere

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A few moments ago, tonight Genevieve Nnaji‘s movie Road to Yesterday premiered in Lagos at the Genesis Deluxe Cinema, Lekki and we have the first photos!

Walking the red carpet were star and producer – Genevieve Nnaji, her co-star, Nigerian-British actor, Oris Erhuero, Funke Akindele, Chioma ‘Chigul’ Omeruah, Mai Atafo, Desmond Elliot, Asa and Nkiru Anumundu.

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Banky W Reveals The Qualities He Is Looking For In A Wife & We Have Found 4 Celebrities That Fit Perfectly!

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Every Banky W interview these days seems to be centered around one question: “When is he getting married?”.

Just a few weeks ago he spoke about the one thing keeping him from getting married and now the 34 year old is dishing on the qualities he is looking for in a woman.

The EME head honcho sat down with Punch and dished on the qualities he is looking for in a woman.

Based on those qualities we have narrowed down 4 single Nigerian celebrity chicks we think would make a great match for Mr. W!

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Funke Akindele Is Ethereal & Glowing In #BeautyIsConfident Campaign

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Funke Akindele is glowing from head to toe in the brand spanking new #BeautyIsConfident campaign for Nigerian skincare brand – Cookie’s Skin. Also starring in campaign are Ghanaian actress Ama K. Abebrese, former beauty queen Sylvia Nduka and Leslie Okoye.

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