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Nollywood Stars Storm PH For BON Awards

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Last Thursday October 16th
witnessed a constellation of stars as veteran Nollywood practitioners stormed Port Harcourt the Rivers State capital for the 6th edition of Best of Nollywood (BON) awards which rewards enterprising talents in Nollywood. The event was held in the Government House Port Harcourt.
The chief host of the event and governor of Rivers State, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, attended the event with an entourage of his cabinet members which include the Deputy Governor, His Excellency, Hon. Tele Ikuru, Chief of Staff Government House, Hon. Emma Okah, and other members of the State Executive Council.
In his speech at the occasion, the Governor lauded Nollywood practitioners for their dedication and commitment which has catapulted the industry to global recognition.
He also doled out a huge financial support to the organizers of the event.
Among the top Nollywood Stars that graced the event were: Patience Ozokwor, aka Mama G, who presented the best Movie award category with the Governor standing beside her as she presented the award and Evangelist Liz Benson who received a life time achievement award.
Others include; Kenneth Okonkwo, Emen Isong, Desmond Elliot, Empress Njamah, Nkem Owhor, Yvonne Jegede, Ayo Adesanya, Iyabo Ojo, Ireti Osayemi, Nobert Young, who also received life time achievement award, Toyin Tomato and Dickson Iregbu
Others were; Yomi Doris Simeon, Ejiro Okurame, Fash Lanso, Rachael Oniga, Mary Uranta, Foluke Daramola, Alex Ekubo, Daniel, K. Daniel who won the revelation of the year award, Alex Mouth, Moses Inwang, Tope Tedela, Chinedu Ikedieze, Elvis Chuks, Jetta Amata, amongst numerous others.
The music industry was represented by award winning singer, Jaywon and other up  coming music sensations, while in comedy sector, comic personalities like Gbenga Adeyinka, Ayo Makun (AY) held sway as the audience laughed and clapped at their hilarious jokes.
The event was anchored by popular Nollywood action, Fred Amatta and Radio presenter Gbemisola Olateru Olagbegi. They made a great pair and did complement each other perfectly. The event was aired life by AIT, On TV and other stations.

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I’m Eager To Find Love Again -Tiwa Savage

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Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage, has declared her desire to find love and experience once again. The Koroba Crooner shared her deepest wish with her fans and followers via her instagram page. The number one African bad girl is highly optimistic that her prince charming will seek her out soonest as she is ready to be found and pampered with love.
Tiwa shared a picture of herself as she looked gorgeously dressed in a beautifully tailored pink dress for Toyin Lawani’s wedding reception. She captioned it ‘somebody’s son will find me one day.
Savage was married to Tunji Balogun popularly know as Tee Billz Balogun on November 23, 2013 the couple held their traditional marriage at the Ark in Lekki, while their white wedding was held on April 26,2014 at the Armani Hotel, Dubai.
In 2015, Tiwa gave birth to her first child with Tee Billz. However, in 2016 the singer announced the crash of her marriage as she accused her husband of financial recklessness, drug addiction and abandonment.

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Burna Boy Drinks From Grammy Award Plaque

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It is no news that Burna Boy was nominated by the organisers of the grammy awards event and won the award with his popular album Twice As Tall. The award remains a highlight for all the nominations, awards won and every other achievement so far in his musical career.
The self acclaimed African Giant was out clubbing with friends over the weekend and made sure to take along his grammy award plague. In the viral video which surfaced on the internet, the kilometer singer was seen in the club in the company of friends as they celebrated his taking receipt of his grammy win.
In the course of their celebration Odogwu held out the gold plague as champaign was poured into it after which he drank the entire content. The video has gone viral and got social media users talking and expressing diverse opinions, while a popular boy has criticised the Afro fusion singer for taking his plague to a club, noting he and his plague have begun a nation wide tour and may visit all the 774 local government areas in Nigeria.
Social media users have become defence ministers for Burna Boy and they have slammed the blog while hailing the artite, noting the grammy win was well deserved and he can celebrate and do whatever makes him happy with his plague.
Dansonko said: “Celebrate your wins, you worked for it, you deserve it and no one can tell you otherwise.

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Alibaba, Banky W, Others Attend Wizkid’s Debut Album’s 10th Anniversary

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On June 12, 2021, Grammy Award winning music star, Wizkid celebrated the 10th anniversary of his debut album, ‘Super Star’. In a documentary shared on Wizkid’s insa stories, industry giants like Bankyw, Alibaba, Femi Kuti, Basket Mouth and others took turns to speak on the 30-year-old singers evolution since his successful debut.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the release of the album under BankyW’s Eme, Wizkid released a docu-series titled. “A super star’ made in Lagos on his you tube page and shared across his social media handles.
Speaking in the docu-series, wizkid reflects on his childhood, recalling his early days in Surelere and being the last child of his parents. Wizkid took time to share his experience in BankyW’s Enyire Maths Entertainment (EME) which signed him and released the album.
“Getting signed to Bankyw was one of the amazing things that happened to me, it was just an amazing moment for me, it changed my life,” Wizkid said.

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