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“My mum was a Muslim before she converted to Christianity, my dad can eat pounded yam thrice a day” – Omotola’s son talks about mum in this very revealing interview

Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde’s fourth child and son, Michael, in a new interview with Toluwani Eniola, revealed some things we all don’t know about his mum Omotola. According to 16-year-old Michael who is an aspiring cinematographer and movie director, his mum was a Muslim before converting to Christianity in her secondary school days. Here are excerpts from the interview;

Bisola opens up on her Life, career and Relationship

Big Brother Naija 2017 runner up, Bisola Aiyeola, opened up on her life, career and relationship, in an interview with Sunday Punch.
I grew up in many places because we moved around a lot. As a child, I lived in

Why “I Don’t Have Friends In Nollywood” – Rachel Oniga

Veteran actor, Rachael Oniga, has shared why she is hardly seen at events or parties with her colleagues – in a chat with Goldmyne TV, The talented Nollywood actress says she doesn’t have enemies or friends in the movie industry despite being around for a while.
She stated,
“I have no enemies and I have no friends in the industry. Do you always see me in parties or events? I also tell younger actors who are close to me to avoid keeping enemies and friends. Whenever you are at the location of a movie project, give it your best and go to your house. There is no point getting too comfortable with other actors.”
According to her, she has a few friends she occasionally goes out with but certainly not her colleagues.
“I don’t party with my colleagues. When you do that always, you are gradually inviting problems for yourself, as people are always looking for opportunities to bring others down. In most cases, they will give you the impression that they are your friends and wish …

‘I wish I did not marry many wives' - Actor Adebayo Salami

Adebayo Salami, in an interview with Sunday Scoop, talked about acting, his family, challenges, his regrets amongst other things.

Here are excerpts from the interview;
What stirred your interest in the movie industry?
From a very young age, I had always been interested in anything that had to do with arts and culture. I grew up in Lagos Island and there were a lot of activities that went on there in those days.
Were there theatre practitioners you looked up to in those days?
Of course. There were people like Hubert Ogunde, Ojo Ladipo, aka Baba Mero, Oyin Adejobi, Ayinla Olumegbon, among others.
What were the steps you took before joining the theatre industry back then?
I used to watch a TV series, Village Doctor, produced by Hubert Ogunde, and that was what inspired me. I also used to watch Ayinla Olumegbon’s plays because where they used to have their rehearsals was not far from our house.
Also, at the back of my school, I used to hear drumming and I was very curious as to whe…

“Everybody now wants to put online every issue they are going through. I don’t do that at all; I don’t put my family life out there' - Thelma Okodua

The Nollywood Actress (Best Dressed Arinola of Hush) who got married in 2009 has been scandal free with no form of bad press and many Nigerian wonder how she does it.  in an interview with The Sun talked about marriage and social media.
Thelma said: “Everybody now wants to put online every issue they are going through. I don’t do that at all; I don’t put my family life out there. That’s why I have stayed scandal free for years. I have never had

'A mother is different from a wife and a wife is different from a mother' - Sola Sobowale

The wedding Party hilarious act, mum and Veteran actor Sola Sobowale, has made it known she has no plans of retiring from the movie world anytime soon.

Aunty Sola, as she is fondly called sat down for an interview with #TheNation where she discussed her new movie, career and more.

Read the Interview below...

'Tonto Dikeh won't pick my calls, I have no female PA' - husband Churchill finally speaks

Tonto Dikeh's husband, Dr. Olakunle Churchill has finally opened up about his marriage crisis.

In a new interview with Toast magazine, Churchill says he doesn't have a female PA and that he hasn't been able to reach his son who he misses so much because Tonto Dikeh won't pick his calls.
Read excerpts below:

Toast::: Recently, your househelp disclosed to an online media that you had issues with wife and you have not been at home just after your December foundation project last year?Churchill ::: Every family has its ups and downs but I would not want to talk about my family.
Toast::: It was said that after You left home, you were Alleged of having affair with your Female PA?Churchill ::: Well, it's funny to me, because I don't have female personal Assistant, My PA is Mr Paul, who has been working with me over the years. Besides, it was a sponsored blackmail.
Toast::: Gist had it that your wife Tonto Dikeh Churchill caused uproar in your mother's home, i.e her mot…

Banky W reacts to Gifty's comments about him during her diary session #BBNaija

Yesterday February 15th, , Banky W visited Big Brother Naija housemates to encourage them. After the visit, when asked by Big Brother during her Diary session what she thinks about Banky W/ his visit to The House, housemate Gifty says she doesn't know him, he sounds proud and is fake!  *Na fake fit know fake sha*
Now, continue to see Banky's reaction about it...

'Why my wife doesn't go on Red Carpet with me' - Ramsey Nouah

Nollywood actor, Ramsey Noauh is one actor who has really tried in keeping his family off the media. Even agreeing to give interviews is like passing a needle through a camel's eye. In this interview with Premium Times which took place at the Eko Club in Surulere, Lagos, the 46-year-old cut a very different picture from the tough guy he portrays in movies.

Quite reserved, the father-of-three opened up on his marriage and addressed stereotypes . Read excerpts from the interview after the cut....

Aside from acting what have you been up to lately?
RAMSEY: I have been spending time with my family. Whenever the need arises, I get involved in humanitarian and charitable activities. It has been more about film, family and giving back to the society.

Ramsey, your marriage appears to have stood the test of time. You have been married for 15 years now. Some of your colleagues have been unlucky in this regard.