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Yul Edochie has aimed at celebrities who delete negative comments from social media without responding directly. He said their silence could hurt them more in the long run.


David Adeleke, more popularly known by his stage name Davido, is beloved both in Africa and abroad, making headlines wherever he goes. Recently, he made waves when he prostrated himself to meet media mogul Dele Momodu years after they parted ways.

Celebrities have expressed their sorrow over the death of Davido and Chioma Rowland’s son Ifeanyi, who drowned at their Lagos home. Police have detained eight domestic workers at the residence who may have witnessed what occurred, while Davido has yet to make a statement about his son’s passing.

Yul Edochie

Chief Pete Edochie is well-recognized for his roles and influence within the Nollywood movie industry, yet many don’t realize that he has five children, including two sons, Yul and Linc.

Recently, Yul has taken an unexpected action by deleting photos of Judy Austin from his Instagram page, prompting speculation from fans and the general public. While some believe there could be problems in his marriage, others question if this action may be an attention-getting ploy by him to gain publicity; we can only speculate until we hear back from the actor himself.

Joshua Iniyezo

Joshua Iniyezo, better known by his stage name “Solid Star,” made an impressive entrance into music with the hit single One in a Million, which garnered significant fame and recognition. Although he released some singles and albums post-One in a Million released in 2016, he suddenly disappeared from the industry in 2016.

Joseph has come forward publicly to plead for help for his brother, as videos have shown him walking the street in distress. He has called on people to help raise funds to cover medical bills for him as he states that the singer is sick and needs treatment, along with asking people for donations towards raising the necessary funds for him.

Ayo Balogun

Nigerian celebrities have long dominated the entertainment industry. Yet, some individuals stand out above others in this regard.

At 11 years of age, Wizkid recorded his debut album under the stage name of Lil Prinz with one of Nigeria’s biggest music icons, OJB Jezreel – earning him praise and approval from family, friends, and fellow artists alike.

Emmanuella Samuel, better known by her stage name Toyin Alausa in Nollywood films, has had many roles. Her humor has opened doors for her.

Nkem Owoh

Nkem Owoh is one of Nigeria’s premier actors. His acting skills have won him multiple accolades, including Best Comedian Actor at the African Movie Academy Awards 2007. Furthermore, he starred in blockbuster movies such as Stronger Than Pain and Covenant Keeping God.

He and his wife have two daughters together. He prefers keeping his family private and has amassed substantial wealth through acting and business ventures.

Williams Uchemba

Williams Uchemba celebrated November in style by marrying Brunella Oscar. He took to social media to commemorate this milestone in their lives and share God’s instructions for their first child’s future development. He posted beautiful posts related to their big day.

Josh2funny and Bina Alfred made headlines earlier this month when they announced they had become parents for the first time, sharing an adorable pregnancy photo that doesn’t reveal its face. Both parties expressed joy over welcoming this addition into their family, thanking all those who kept them in their prayers during their journey.


Assuming you are a Nigerian celebrity, people expect you to live in nice houses, wear designer clothes, and drive high-end cars.

Chinedu Okoli, better known by his stage name Flavour, and Chibuzo Nelson Azubuike, aka Phyno, are talented Nigerian artists who pay special attention to their culture and language. Flavor excels at highlife music, while Phyno stands out with his Igbo rapping skills.

They recently made waves online with their birthday suits, shown below in photos.

Kayode Salako

Olukayode Ezekiel Salako is the creator of Fasholamania and an influential political commentator, educator, human rights crusader, grassroots politician, and grassroots activist. Previously, he held the Chair for the Labour Party in Lagos State but has recently handed it off to Dayo Ekong.

Lovely Okojie, wife of Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson, has made clear in an interview with Encomium that she has moved forward following Odianosen Okojie’s abandonment for another woman. She made this public announcement.

Ayo Makun

Nigerian comedian/filmmaker Ayodeji Richard Makun (commonly referred to as AY) recently moved into a stunning mansion he shared pictures of on social media.

Cross, one of the housemates on BBNaija All Stars, played a cruel joke on Biggie by giving him a fake pizza box with fake pizza inside that left him devastated and sobbing with tears. Watch here. Daddy Freeze recently spoke out about being an absent father, revealing that he has not seen his daughter in 14 years! Read here.


Iyanya rose to fame after winning MTN Project Fame West Africa in 2008. She is a skilled singer-songwriter with several hits like Kukere, including albums of her work.

Iyanya had an affair with Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson for several months; during their romance, Iyanya even wrote one of his songs about her.

They ultimately parted ways, and currently, the “Kukere” hitmaker is unmarried and without children; instead, he’s dating Freda Francis, an entrepreneur and founder of Oasis Spa and Global Orchard Services.

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