One of the most controversial personalities in Nollywood, Jim Iyke has gotten very deep and philosophical of late. Yesterday Jim who was reportedly engaged to Ghanaian actress Nadia Buari up until a few months ago, shared some wisdom with single ladies who may be worried about where the lack of a boyfriend/husband/BFF.
He wrote on Instagram,
Jim Iyke Apologizes For Instagram Post Of Him Fleeing Liberia + Assures Everyone He Doesn’t Have Ebola
Last week Jim Iyke shared a picture of him wearing a face mask and fleeing Ebola ravaged Liberia, where he had gone for “business”. The picture which made worldwide headlines and went viral showed the actor was scared for his life being in such close proximity to the disease. For some reason his comments sparked outrage…and he has deemed it fit to apologize for offending anyone & assure everyone that he has been screened for Ebola & doesn’t have the disease.
I read on another blog, that there was some hushed gossip within Nollywood circles, “that if they don’t get Jim Iyke checked/quarantined, they won’t let him around on set.”
Read his statement after the jump
Guess Which Nollywood Star Is All Masked Up & Hurriedly Leaving Liberia For Fear Of Catching Deadly Ebola Virus?
Guess who the Nollywood actor that’s wearing a face mask in Liberia because of the deadly Ebola virus? 4 Clues
- He was/is engaged to a Ghanaian actress
- Has a reality TV show
- He’s been quite controversial in the past
- Has was recently linked to a high profile man of God’s church
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Says Jim Iyke Is Nollywood’s Best Dressed Man, Talks Competition With Regina Askia + Is She Planning For Another Baby?
On Friday 25th July, Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade Ekeinde engaged in a live tweet session with fans tagged
#Osexyfriday where she answered most of their questions. During the Q & A, Omosexy told fans she thinks Jim Iyke is the best dressed man in Nollywood.
Umm ok Omo T…let’s agree to disagree LOL
She also revealed that being a busy actress, singer & social activist doesn’t mean she doesn’t have time to get down and dirty (if you know what i mean **wink**) with her hubby Captain Ekeinde.
Omosexy went on to tell fans that:
- Her Hollywood crush is actor Terrence Howard.
- She is still very much into music but not for commercial gain.
- Regina Askia gave her the most competition when she was still an up & coming actress.
- She stays in shape by practicing Pilates.
- She also had some advise for teenagers who wanted to get married at a very young age just like she did.
See more of her answers after the jump
Are Jim Iyke & Nadia Buari still engaged? For sometime now we haven’t heard or seen anything from the loved up pair, which has left many, to speculate that they might no longer be together.
What we do know is that US based model Sandra Benede who lives in Atlanta, has been posting quite a few pics of the bad boy actor on her Instagram page and the pair have been involved in some major Instagram flirting that has not gone un-noticed…
Check it all out after the jump & judge for yourselves!
Jim Iyke Says Controveries That Trailed Career Were Fault Of His PR Machine + Insists Nollywood Is Boring!
Jim Iyke has been doing quite a few press rounds of late, only a few days ago his insightful interview with Golden Icons was released, watch it HERE and now in an interview with Punch he speaks on everything from being a media manipulator to his on/off relationship with Nadia Buari aka Skittles!
He opens about the controversies which have trailed his career, saying the controversial stories abut him where the creation of his PR manager at the time. (What about the ones in recent times?)
Jim Iyke Speaks On Spending $50,000 On Nadia Buari’s Customized Engagement Ring + Says Their Engagement Could Be Fake…Watch His Interview Here!
Jim Iyke’s compelling “Truth Be Told” interview with Golden Icons has been released in full and I have to say it is very confusing! [CHECK OUT THE HIGHLIGHTS HERE]
He talks about the possibility that his “engagement” to Ghanaian actress Nadia Buari could have been fake, nothing more than a publicity stunt for his reality show “Jim Knows Best” which is going into it’s 3rd season. He then talks about spending $50,000 dollars on the customized 6 carat engagement ring he gave her, and says he could have sold it back to the jeweler who made it after achieving his goal of publicity.
He then turns around and says the engagement could be real…Jim Iyke and his games…I cannot keep up! He’s a smart man and it seems all this “controversy” around him could all be orchestrated by him for publicity.
He also speaks on his ex Keturah Hamilton whom he dated for 6 years and says he has no ill feelings towards her.
Watch all parts of the interview after the jump
Jim Iyke Speaks On Nadia Buari Sending Him To T.B. Joshua For Deliverance, His Ex Fiancée & His Fashion [Watch]
In the midst of the all the drama surrounding Jim Iyke, his alleged break up with Ghanaian actress Nadia Buari and allegations of fraud and cheating the controversial actor sat down with Emma Emmerson of Golden Icons TV to set the record straight. [READ HERE, HERE & HERE FOR AN UPDATE]
In addition to talking Nadia, T.B. Joshua and his ex Keturah Hamilton in the over 12 minute two part trailer, Jim also touches on:
- The Actors Guild Of Nigeria (which is currently headed by Ibinabo Fibresima) being a waste of time
- His 2013 AMVCA Shorts and suit outfit which he says was trendsetting
- His power as a Nollywood star – he says he can see any West African president with 2 hours, including President Goodluck Jonathan!
Catch the video after the jump
Last week it was reported on some blogs that Jim Iyke and Ghanaian actress Nadia Buari had broken up. Since then it has been nothing but non stop Jim Iyke drama, with a writer called Emma Agu continuously putting him on blast with leaked emails and phone calls.
Through his media manager, Mitch Ngaman, Jim Iyke issued a statement regarding his reported breakup with Nadia & he is insisting they are still a couple.
Read it after the jump