Does Williams Uchemba’s voice sound squeaky in real life?

You will understand the question if you have seen Sugar Rush.

Uchemba as himself in both pictures. source: WilliamUchembaInstagram

In the brilliant movie starring Adesua Etomi, Big Brother Naija’s Bisola Aiyeola and Bimbo Ademoye, Uchemba plays a funny detective character, and dishes out one liners with a funny squeaky voice.

In reality, Continue reading

“My brother’s life mattered”: Big Brother Naija’s Khafi Kareem joins forces with UK police to find brother’s killer

Recall that on 8th June, Khafi’s younger brother Alexander Kareem was shot dead in cold blood in Shepherd’s Bush, London.

Khafi has joined forces with Scotland Yard and Crimestoppers to help catch his killers.

Alex, who suffered gunshot wounds to his chest and abdomen was said to be the victim of mistaken identity.

SEE: How Naira Marley and Khafi Kareem left the UK to make it big in Nigeria

His mother and family members also pleads for killer to come forward and surrender.

Indepndent charity, Crimestoppers are offering Continue reading

Nigerian Valentine Comedy Show 2020: Basketmouth in London –> O2 Academy, Brixton

Our staple event of the valentine season is back.

Basketmouth is coming in 2020 to sprinkle laughter among lovers and people in London.

Like last year, the theme of the show is Son of Peter and Mr Okpocha will be bringing the best of his comedies as usual.

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Nigerian American, Tyler Idowu zanku for NBA2k

BurnaBoy and Zlatan put the Nigerian dance craze, zanku on the worldwide map.

Now the renowned NBA2K has added it to its NBA2K basketball video gaming series.

The company best known for basketball sports simulation video games commissioned their employee, Tyler Idowu to embed zanku into their series for fans and players of the video game.

How Santan Dave nearly followed in his brothers’ footsteps to jail but momma saved the day

Santan Dave has come a long way from his debut rap gig

23rd of September 2019 could not have gone any better for Santan Dave.

The 21 year old Nigerian British artist stood with his proud mum accepting the Mercury Music Price winner’s trophy for his latest album ‘Psychodrama’ which also came with a £25k cash prize.

In his speech, Dave thanks his mum, and brother, Christopher. Boy, those two are the most influential people who got him to that stage.

In 2015, the then 16 year old made his rap debut on Bl@ckBox. In that moment in time with his rapping, you could tell he was one special talent.

Listen closer to the lyrics though – you might catch goosebumps Continue reading

How Naira Marley and Khafi Kareem left the UK to make it big in Nigeria

Should we take a leaf from these people’s book if you are looking to blow in Nigeria and are from abroad.

In the streets of UK, these two were relatively unknown.

Kafilat Kareem, popularly known as ACupofKhafi was an ordinary UK police officer living in London, used by Scotland Yard as its poster girl to encourage people of ethnic minority into the force.

While a police officer, the 20 year old Ekiti girl was trying Continue reading

Congratulations in order? “Pregnant” Funke Akindele, 40 celebrated…months after JJC’s Olowogbogboro quote

Pictures and videos often tell a thousand words.

A recently uploaded video by JJC SKillz, of his actress wife, Funke Akindele, celebrating her 40th birthday was no different despite silence on the p word.

As Funke is pregnant, could JJC Skillz have confirmed through Olowogbogboro prophesy that they are having twins?

It appears to confirm the Jenifa’s Diary star is pregnant following previous videos of the actress at the 2017 Glo Lafta Festival.

As more photos and videos of the couple who was also celebrating their 1st year anniversary emerged, congratulations poured in from fans to a glowing tired looking Funke.

Amen amen amen. God I receive your wonderful news in praise. To God be the glory you will be called a mother by your beautiful miraculous twins @funkejenifaakindele my queen and wonderful mother of my children to be.

JJC may just be pleased to have silently dropped this months after being ambushed and forced to deny any pregnancy.

Back in June, during Nathaniel’s Olowogbogboro challenge, Continue reading

Basic pidgin English words to get you started

Pidgin is at the height of its game right now. A language considered as low class is making waves mehn.

Words like mbok – technically of Ibibio language that has transitioned – are trending on social media.

Commenters are now expressing themselves on Nigerian news platforms online with pidgin like never before, because e dey sweet for body. Even the BBC launched their own pidgin corner on the web.

To tell you this language is becoming the biz-nits is an understatement, but here are some basics to keep you up to speed with pidgin English speaker. Continue reading

A romantic Anambra call for Kcee

Kingsley Chinweike Okonkwo, aka Kcee dropped a surprise on Instagram by announcing his candidacy for his native Anambra state governorship.

The Romantic call singer, 38, is alleged to be worth ₦900 million (around £2 million) hence poses lesser threat to stealing public funds?

He is yet to declare any promises or policies but already Continue reading

Banky W and Adesua’s loving engagement tributes to each other

In the announcement of their engagement, actors, Banky W and Adesua Etomi posted gushing tributes about one another on Instagram.

From their messages, Banky and Adesua have only been officially together for months but their 2-year friendship of learning about one another could be the seal of a forevermore relationship.

Read their loving posts below ⬇⬇ Continue reading

“Who Will You Take Sides With, Me Or My Wife?” A Nairaland user’s story

“My mum’s retirement party was yesterday. So me, my wife, and our three months old daughter had to travel down home to celebrate with her. Me and my siblings are all graduates except for the last born,as expected we’ve all left home to chase our different dreams in different lands.

So occasions like this now feels like family reunion IYKWIM. May I add that I’m the first born and the only married one out of Continue reading