SEE SINGER ASA’S MOTHER IN A RARE PICTURE OF THE EXTREMELY SHY WOMAN

The mother of singer, Bukola Elemide popularly known as Asa has been revealed. According to reports, Asa’s never-seen-before-mother was at her concert tagged Asa Live In Lagos. It was gathered that France-based author, Onyeka Nwelue took a selfie with her and shared the photo on her instagram page. She wrote on it “The song, Beautiful was written for this beautiful woman by her daughter, Asa. Seeing her daughter on stage, she broke into tears. She’s also shy. Told me she never takes pictures with anyone – she begged me but…

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SO SAD, ANOTHER NOLLYWOOD ACTOR DIES OF KIDNEY AILMENT

In the wee hours of today, Ibinabo Fiberesima’s faction of AGN announced the death of seasonal actor Fred Ekata.He died of kidney disease which has been suffering from since last year. Known for his elderly roles in many movies,Fred Ekata was a member of Ibinabo’s faction of Actors Guild of Nigeria until his death but sadly the troubled organization couldn’t help him.Emeka Ike’s faction of AGN is yet to release an official statement on his death. See photos of frail-looking Fred Eketa few days before his death below

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WHEN AAFWDC BOSS, UCHE IBEZUE APPRECIATES ARCHITECT FIFI EJINDU

For Architect Fifi Ejindu there is no hiding place as her good works have continued to speak for her even though she might have decided to lie low for some time. In far away Washington DC, the founder of African Arts and Fashion Week, Washington DC AAFWDC, Uche Ibezue took to the media a few days ago to praise her to high heavens for her support for her fashion programme. Uche Ibezue, who was speaking on a radio programme in the US, described Princess Fifi Ejindu in superlative terms as…

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MEET A FAMILY OF 8 WHO ARE ALL GOSPEL MUSICIANS

The Okokons, a family of eight, popularly known as the Larlebee, are all gospel musicians. The uniqueness of their God-given talent brought them out of obscurity, having won a talent hunt competition organised by CEO Africa, at the last Easter Fiesta event held in Ibadan, Oyo State. SEYI SOKOYA reports the story of this family. BEFORE now they have been trying to push their music career to the next level. They had performed at the Carnival Calabar festival and several social gatherings. Their dream came through recently when they were…

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FIFA PRESIDENT, GIANNI INFANTINO TO VISIT NIGERIA

There are indications that recently appointed FIFA president Gianni Infantino will visit Nigeria after having a short discussion with NFF president Amaju Pinnick. NFF president Amaju Pinnick and FIFA president Gianni Infantino The two men met in Mexico at the ongoing world football governing body congress to discuss issues affecting football. Infantino’s visit was made known by chairman of the league Management Company (LMC), Mallam Shehu Dikko during a television programme on Friday. Dikko suggested that Infantino would be in Nigeria to discuss the development of football in Nigeria and most especially…

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SO SAD, VETERAN NOLLYWOOD ACTOR SERIOUSLLY ILL, HAS LIVER PROBLEMS & NEEDS HELP, SEE PICS

Aproko247 has been informed that popular veteran actor, Elder Maya, is presently languishing in pain because of an ailment he is battling with. Our reporter gathered that Elder Maya, who is arguably the longest surviving Nigerian actor, is down with a liver-related problem. Also, Aproko247 learnt that the actor has a swollen leg, which we gathered causes pain to him too. “The man has not been acting for a while now because of his condition and our people (Nollywood actors) have not shown interest in the old man. They are probably…

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GOSPEL SINGER SINACHI PERFORMS IN SIERRA LEONE, SPENDS TIME WITH FIRST COUNTRY’S LADY, SIA, NYAMA KOROMA, SEE PICS

Gospel singer, Sinach Egbu, is presently in Sierra Leone for a live concert.   The Program started on 11th of May (yesterday) for VIPs where the country’s president sent a Representative; his Special adviser while another one will hold tomorrow, the 13th of May, at Sierra Leone’s National Stadium for everyone! Yesterday, the gospel singer, her husband and the organizers of the concert, Dr. Konteh and Christ Embassy Freetown paid a courtesy call to the first lady of the Sierra Leone, Sia Nyama Koroma.

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SO SAD BIBG BROTHER AFRICA SEASON EIGHT BABE DIES AT 29

The death of former Big Brother Africa (BBA) season 8, The Chase, housemate, Evelyn Eveva Sitali has been announced on her Facebook page. She died on Tuesday, May 10, at the age of 29. “Its sad to inform you all of the passing away of Eveva Sitali. She had an accident in 2014 and had undergone many operations on her leg but the last operation she had on Saturday 7th May was unsuccessful and she passed on the 10 of May at Levy Mwanawasa hospital…M.H.S.R.I.P” the post reads. She was…

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COMEDIAN AY RECALLS HOW HE SPENT 9 YEARS IN THE UNIVERSITY AS AN UNDERGRADUATE

In December 1999 when my dad passed, It was difficult to take over his position as the first son. It became even more difficult when my mum decided to join him in no time. Embracing the reponsibilities of taking care of my four sisters and two baby brothers wasn’t the best message to preach to a waiting landlord whose rent must be paid in due time. The combination of being a big brother and father came with a price that kept me in Delta State University for 9 years as…

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