Iyabo Ojo, Funsho Adeolu, others star in new movie

TVC E - Top Yoruba actors, Funsho Adeolu, Iyabo Ojo and Toyin Adewale are currently on set of a new movie produced by popular actress cum producer, Regina Chukwu. Titled ‘Two Mothers’, the movie which is being shot in Lagos, centres on surrogacy. Directed by prolific actor and director, Kunle Afod, the movie also features Adediwura Blarkgold, Jumoke George, Gaji among other talented actors. The producer is an Igbo lady who plies her trade Yoruba section of Nollywood. A native of Enugu State,  being Igbo has not in any way limited the type of roles she could take as a Yoruba actress. She has also produced several movies which include ‘Akun’, ‘Ewatomi’, ‘Idaro,’ ‘Awolu ati Awalu’ and ‘Ogunso’. ...

Susan Eyo-Honesty marks 50th birthday with stunning PHOTOS

TVC E - Glam & Essence publisher and media personality, Susan Eyo-Honesty, has joined the golden club. She turned 50 on March 7, 2016 and she shared some stunning photos via Facebook to mark her birthday. The University of Lagos graduate, who has been practising journalism for over 25 years,  started her illustrious career at Vintage People Magazine, then went on to become the Deputy Editor-In- Chief of City People Magazine before she set up Glam & Essence, a lifestyle magazine, few years ago. Apart from being a journalist who knows her onions, Eyo-Honesty is a well-established fashion designer. She runs EVE2000, an upscale fashion designing outfit, based in Lagos. The highly cerebral lady has no intention to stage an elaborate party to mark the milestone age. She, however plans to host a Thanksgiving, in appreciation of God’s faithfulness towards her and her pursuits. See the stunning photos:   ...

Alexx Ekubo impregnates fan on twitter

TVC E - One of the platforms where celebrities often turn to engage fans either to answer questions or disclose personal issues is the social media. They have over time been known to engage fans on social media by answering questions and joining conversations prompted by fans. One of such occasion happened on Monday when a fan couldn’t stop herself from sharing her wish to be pregnant for Nollywood rising star,  Alexx Ekubo on Twitter. Unlike some that would laugh it off or simply ignore the post, Alexx seemingly went on to ‘accept’ the request by stating that they ‘can arrange something’. See the tweets that got a fan impregnated on twitter   ...

Stonebwoy undergoes knee surgery in Germany

TVC E - Popular Ghanaian dancehall act, Livingston Etse Satekla better known as Stonebwoy has revealed that he had undergone a successful knee surgery to correct an anomaly that left him limping many years ago. The ‘No Sir’ singer was involved in a fatal accident several years ago which led to the death of his twin brother and him limping. While performing at the MTN Pulse show over the weekend, Stonebwoy said he will start walking normally in a few weeks after the successful surgery. "You noticed for the past weeks I wasn’t in Ghana. I went to Germany to do my leg…I want to show them that I can do it but I love the way I live and I love the people I inspire.‘You see this my knee, previously it doesn’t bend but now you see it is bending. I have finished with the surgery and now I am doing physiotherapy," Stonebwoy...

Mercy Aigbe-Gentry heads to Dubai this Easter

TVC E - Mercy Aigbe’s stunning outfit to the AMVCAs is still hot topic among her fans on social media. Following her recent endorsement as the project ambassador of the Dubai-Afrika Sickle Cell Project and the just concluded ‘Dubai Love Boat Cruise’, Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe will headline a tour to Dubai this Easter. The award winning actress has been named the Official Celebrity Tour guide for the upcoming Dubai Easter Group Tour between March 24 -28, 2016. Mercy went on a similar Dubai trip during the last Valentine celebrations with the ‘Dubai Love Boat Cruise’. ...

South African gay musician dies of anal cancer

TVC E -  South African gay musician, Koyo Bala has lost the battle against cancer. Our South African Correspondent reports that Bala yesterday morning at a Cape Town hospital, after a three-year battle with anal cancer. In his  interview with South African Daily Sun in January, Koyo said he was not going to let his cancer get him down. ‘I believe this year holds great things for me.’ Koyo, who came out about his HIV positive status in 2012, said having to deal with cancer had not made him want to give up in life. He had been looking forward to coming back to the music scene after he took a break to focus on his health. ‘The music I’m making is about me, my life and the terrible pain I have been through,’ he said in a past interview. The gay socialite said his music is his way of showing appreciation to people who...

Airtel Trace music star enters season two

TVC E - Having successfully hosted the first season which saw Mayunga Nalimi from Tanzania win a record deal worth five hundred thousand dollars, collaboration, and mentorship with multi award-winning singer and producer Akon who was the competition ambassador for the previous year, Airtel Trace Music Star season two is here as another multi award winning American singer Keri Hilson will be on the hunt for Africa’s next super star. Saying the ‘Airtel trace music star competition is about talent, creativity and entertainment,’managing director of Trace TV West Africa Sam Onyemelukwe said: “Unlike other competitions where you have to travel miles for audition and you have only few minutes to show what you got, Airtel Trace music star is different, you can audition from the comfort of your sitting room, all you have to do is call 5678, record your song and win. “We will also have weekly prizes for some of...

College hosts worship concert

TVC E - The popular Nelo Place, Ikeja was filled to capacity, penultimate week, as students, parents and staff  of Westerfield College Lagos were treated to a praise and worship concert. The visioner of the concert, Michael Dosunmu, who is also the Managing Director of the school, while speaking during the event, disclosed that he started the concert two years later after he started the school five years ago. According to him, he saw a combination of young people raising their hands praising and worshiping God in a dream. “I saw a combination of young people with myself praising and worshiping God,” he said. Pastor Gbemisola Taiwo of Redeemed Christian Church of God, Greater Harvest Parish while ministering at the concert, stressed the need to always praise God, quoting Psalm 150:6. She said “God is not looking for “professional praisers”. People who read, cite, and sing prayers and songs that have already been written. What...

I am born to produce, says Ego Boyo

TVC E  - Veteran Nollywood actress, Ego Boyo has revealed that she is a born producer, saying producing movies is her latest love. Fielding questions at the red carpet of the recently held AMVCA, Boyo revealed that producing movies is her latest love. “It is my calling and so far, it is going on well. I just did a new film and the director got seven nominations,” she said. The actress, turned producer, who is rarely seen at red carpet events, stepped out in a red, cape gown from one of Nigeria’s popular designer collection, House of Deola Sego. After starring in popular TV soaps over two decades ago, the name Ego Boyo, better known in the industry as Anne Haastrup, still rings a bell as she has continued to be a household name. ...

Kemi ‘the Titan’ wins the Trailblazer award at AMVCAs

TVC E - Fast rising actor, drama instructor, casting director and producer, Kemi Lala Akindoju fondly called “Lala” shone like a million stars when she won the trailblazer award at the just concluded Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCAs). The night of glitz and glamour held at the Eko Hotels and Suites on Saturday 5 March. It is an award in recognition of years of sweat, labour, tears, and passion. The versatile actress walked away with a brand new SUV car in recognition of her efforts, and contributions to the Nigerian entertainment industry. She grew up in Lagos and started acting professionally in 2005. She has since featured in over 70 stage and film productions around the world. She was announced Actor of the Year at The Future Awards 2010 and was also nominated for the same award in 2012. She holds a Masters Degree in Media and Communication from the Pan-African...

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