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Check Out BBNaija Stars Making Waves In Nollywood

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Over the years, reality TV shows have proven to be launch pads for singers, actors, comedians and other categories of entertainers. One of such reality shows is Big Brother Naija which has provided platform for many to shine in Nollywood.
Below are some former contestants of the reality TV show currently proving their mettle in the make believe world.
Bisola Aiyeola: Vivacious Bisola was the first runner up in BB Naija “See Gobbe” edition of 2007. Though her acting career had kicked off before BBNaija, she gained more prominence after appearing in the reality TV show and went on to star in movies.
Aiyeola was been featured in movies such as Sugar Rush, Gold Statue and Pay Day among others. In 2018, she won the African magic viewers choice trail blazers award.
Gideon Okeke: Gideon Okeke came into lime light as a house mate in the first edition of BBNaija in 2006. After the show, he has gone on to passionately pursue an acting career. One of his most popular roles is as Phillip Ade- Williams in the TV series ‘Tinsel’.
He has also appeared in movies such as ‘Gidi Blues’ Heaven’s Hell and when love happens. The actor was nominated for AMVCA for his role in the acclaimed film 90 days.
Teddy A: When Tope Adenibuyan also known as Teddy A went into the Big Brother house in 2018, he was already a budding singer looking for a platform to showcase his talent. However, since he left the reality show, Teddy A who is married to another former BB Naija contestant, Bam Bam has appeared in some Nollywood movies including the Gift, No Budget, Unsane and a television series Funke Akindele’s Jenifa’s Diary.
Tobi Bakare: In 2018, Bakare resigned from his job to participate in the third edition of BBNaija. He emerged as a finalist in the show and has since been featuring in a few movies.
The Ex-TV reality star has appeared in Nollywood flicks such as Sugar Rush, Fixus, Mokalik Phases, Hustele and TV Series, Jenifa’s Diary.
Venita Akpofure: Venita had been featured in a few movies before participating in BB Naija in 2019. However, the Pepper Deem edition of the reality TV show was what really put the spot- light on her.
Akpofure was starred in movies such as Kambili, The Whole 30 Years, Unmarried, While You Slept and Losing Control.

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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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