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PHOTOS: 5 Nigerian Celebrities Who Lost Their Children To Deadly Illness

Some prominent Nigerians have lost their children to dangerous illnesses along their career line. This is always painful but no one has control over the forces of nature. This is why we must always pray against such for them again. In this article, we will be looking at some Nigerian superstars who lost their children in the past and their cause of death.

  5 months ago ago
PHOTOS: 5 Nigerian Celebrities Who Lost Their Children To Deadly Illness

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I Pleaded With Princess For 4 Days To Drop Baba Ijesha’s Case But She Rejected My Plea- Iya Rainbow

Veteran Actress, Idowu Phillips also known as 'Iya Rainbow' has spoken to BBC Yoruba that she begged Comedienne Princess for four days in order to drop the case of Baba Ijesha but she rejected her plea. Recall that some popular figures in the Nollywood industry like Yomi Fabiyi, Bukky Black also spoke against Iyabo Ojo's backlash on Baba Ijesha’s case.

  6 months ago ago
I Pleaded With Princess For 4 Days To Drop Baba Ijesha’s Case But She Rejected My Plea- Iya Rainbow

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I Now Have A Church, I Pray I Live Longer To Fulfil My Purpose - Mama Rainbow Says As She Clocks 79

Popular Nollywood actress and award-winning Producer, Idowu Phillips has celebrated her 79th birthday yesterday, October 16, 1942. The beautiful filmmaker who is widely known as 'Mama Rainbow' said she wishes to live up to 120 years on earth. (Photo Credit - Google) Speaking with The Punch newspaper, she stated that she now has a church and she prays she live longer to fulfill her purpose.

  3 months ago ago
I Now Have A Church, I Pray I Live Longer To Fulfil My Purpose - Mama Rainbow Says As She Clocks 79

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Fans React As Veteran Actress, Mama Rainbow, Shares New Picture

Reactions have continued to trail the picture posted by veteran nollywood actress, Idowu Phillips, also known as Mama Rainbow on her Instagram page.Mama Rainbow, who said she dressed up for a new movie did not disclose the movie title.The veteran actress who pierced her nose and ears praised herself for being dynamic.

  8 months ago ago
Fans React As Veteran Actress, Mama Rainbow, Shares New Picture

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"I Begged Princess For Four Days To Drop Baba Ijesha's Case But She Refused" -Iya Rainbow Says

Following the release of Olanrewaju James a.k.a Baba Ijesha who was accused of molesting and harassing a girl who was kept in the care of Damilola Adekoya, Iya Rainbow has mentioned the efforts she made concerning the case. Popular Nigerian actress Idowu Phillips who is professionally known as Iya Rainbow has voiced out that she begged princess comedian whose legal name is Damilola Adekoya to drop Baba Ijesha's Case but she refused.

  6 months ago ago

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Even At 78, Iya Rainbow Has A Good Taste For Nice Outfits: See 13 Lovely Photos of Her

Idowu Phillips who is Popularly Known in the Nigerian Movie Industry as Iya Rainbow is a Famous Veteran Yoruba Actress,Movie Producer and Television Personality. Iya Rainbow was Born on the 16th of October,1942 in Ijebu Ode,Ogun State. Iya Rainbow Had Her Secondary Education at Anglican Modern School and Her Primary Education at African Methodist School in Ogun State. She Later Had Her Territary Education at a Nursing School in Lagos State. Iya Rainbow Worked as a Nurse For More than 20 Years Before Venturing

  1 year ago ago
Even At 78, Iya Rainbow Has A Good Taste For Nice Outfits: See 13 Lovely Photos of Her

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3 Beautiful Yoruba Actresses who Are Over Above 60

There are so many veteran Actors who are above 60 years old, but they still thrill us with their interesting movies. Some of these Actors still look gorgeous and beautiful, and they are still doing excellent in their careers despite their current age. 1: Idowu Phillips

  4 months ago ago
3 Beautiful Yoruba Actresses who Are Over Above 60

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I Pleaded With Princess For 4 Days To Drop Baba Ijesha’s Case But She Rejected My Plea- Iya Rainbow

Idowu Phillips, also known as ‘Iya Rainbow,' a veteran actress, told BBC Yoruba that she begged Comedienne Princess for four days to drop the case of Baba Ijesha, but she refused. Some prominent Nollywood figures, including Yomi Fabiyi and Bukky Black, have spoken out against Iyabo Ojo's reaction to Baba Ijesha's case.

  6 months ago ago
I Pleaded With Princess For 4 Days To Drop Baba Ijesha’s Case But She Rejected My Plea- Iya Rainbow

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3 Nollywood Actresses That Have Remained Widows Since They Lost Their Spouses

1. Idowu Philips Idowu Phillips, is an acclaimed Nollywood actress and tv personality. she is regarded as one of the most beautiful actress in Nigeria. The popular actress has remained widow since she lost her husband 'Mr Augustine Ayanfemi Phillips'. 2. Taiwo Ajai-Lycett Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, is an acclaimed Nigerian actress and on air personality.

  7 months ago ago
3 Nollywood Actresses That Have Remained Widows Since They Lost Their Spouses

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Baba Ijesha: Your Statement Is Shameful, Princess Fires Back At Iya Rainbow Over Her Statement

Following her scathing statements in a BBC interview, popular comedienne and actress Damilola Adekoya, also known as Princess, has chastised renowned thespian Idowu Phillips or Iya Rainbow. In the same interview, Iya Rainbow revealed that she pleaded with the comedienne for four days to stop going to court and let the Baba Ijesha defilement case die down

  6 months ago ago
Baba Ijesha: Your Statement Is Shameful, Princess Fires Back At Iya Rainbow Over Her Statement

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Watch Popular Iya Rainbow Showing Off Her Amazing Dancing Skills At A Party (VIDEO)

Popular and Veteran actress, Idowu Phillips popularly known as Iya rainbow recently took to her social media (Instagram) to show her fans a piece of dancing skills at a party. Undoubtedly, the woman pulled out some amazing skills that will even beat any young lady out there if they competed.

  7 months ago ago
Watch Popular Iya Rainbow Showing Off Her Amazing Dancing Skills At A Party (VIDEO)

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Meet Mama Rainbow's first son Femi Phillips who 'stole her heart' after her husband's death.

When any woman loses her husband her male children becomes her husband and takes up the role of a lover in her life.This is because they would make her feel the true love of her husband.

  11 months ago ago
Meet Mama Rainbow's first son Femi Phillips who 'stole her heart' after her husband's death.

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VIDEO: Mama Rainbow prophesied the release of Prophet Ogundipe

Prophet Israel Ogundipe, the Senior Shepherd-in-Charge of the Celestial Church of Christ, Genesis Global has revealed that Idowu Phillips, an ace Nollywood actress better known as Mama Rainbow prophesied about his release from prison.Ogundipe disclosed this on Monday during a thanksgiving service organised in his honour by church members Ogundipe was just released from prison after spending about 6 months in confinement.

  9 months ago ago
VIDEO: Mama Rainbow prophesied the release of Prophet Ogundipe

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Idowu Phillips (Iya Rainbow) is adorable. See her photos

Idowu Phillips popularly known as Iya Rainbow is a veteran Nollywood actresses who was born 16th October, 1942. She is also a philanthropist and a scriptwriter who was born and raised in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State, in the Western Region of Nigeria. Idowu Phillips has featured in over 100 movies in her career as an actress.

  6 months ago ago
Idowu Phillips (Iya Rainbow) is adorable. See her photos

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"It Is Difficult Not To Shed Tears"- Actress Mama Rainbow Mourns Late Husband

Popular Nigerian actress, Idowu Phillips who is widely known as Mama Rainbow took to her Instagram handle to mourn her late husband who died 37 years ago.  The veteran actress who has been featured in hundreds of Nollywood movies both Yoruba and English was so emotional as she penned a lovely message to her late husband.  According to Iya Rainbow, she lost her husband 37 years ago and it feels like yesterday. She noted that she celebrated her 10th wedding anniversary with her husband in the 70s and they were

  1 year ago ago

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See stunning pictures of veteran Nollywood actress as she celebrates her birthday today.

Today marks the 78th birthday of popularly Nollywood actress, Iya Rainbow (Idowu Phillips).  Idowu Phillips was born on October 16, 1962 in Ijebu Ode, Ogun state Nigeria. She was in late Sir Hubert Ogunde’s theatre group back then before he died in 1990.  Iya Rainbow got her popularly land mark name since the death of her husband and has been referred to that ever since. Before she became a star Actor, Idowu Philips practiced the nursing profession and also took acting as a side job.  After her husband’s

  1 year ago ago
See stunning pictures of veteran Nollywood actress as she celebrates her birthday today.

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I spent 4 days begging 'Princess' to settle Baba Ijesha's case out of court –Iya Rainbow Reveals

Veteran Nollywood actress, Idowu Phillips, popularly known as Ìyá Rainbow (IR), has revealed how she pleaded with Princess, the comedian who got Baba Ijesha arrested for an alleged child molestation for an out of court settlement. According to Iya rainbow, she begged the Comedian for about four days to allow the case to be settled amicably without getting it to the law court, but she refused.

  6 months ago ago
I spent 4 days begging 'Princess' to settle Baba Ijesha's case out of court –Iya Rainbow Reveals

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More lovely pictures of Iya Rainbow as she clocks 78 years of age today.

In this article we will be sharing pictures of Iya Rainbow as she clocks 78 years of age today but before we proceed we will like you to know more about her. Her real name is Idowu Phillips but she is popularly known as Iya Rainbow, she was born on the 16th of October in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State she was married from 1960 to 1990 aftwr her husband died and ever since then she didn't bother to get married again she is blessed with two beautiful children it might interest you to know that she is already a grandmother.

  1 year ago ago
More lovely pictures of Iya Rainbow as she clocks 78 years of age today.

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Find Out How Veteran Actress Idowu Phillips Nickname Iya Rainbow Originated.

Veteran actress Idowu Phillips is popularly known by her nickname Iya Rainbow. Her nickname is well known by her fans way more than her name is known. Idowu Phillips is a Nigerian veteran actress that originated from Ogun state. Idowu Phillips is from the Ijebu ode city of Ogun state. The veteran actress spent decades in the theatre industry. Idowu Phillips was born in the 16th October, 1942 which made her of 78 years. Idowu Phillips clocked 78 years yesterday the 16th October. Idowu Phillips also work has a

  1 year ago ago
Find Out How Veteran Actress Idowu Phillips Nickname Iya Rainbow Originated.

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Iya Rainbow turns 78, shares lovely pictures to celebrate.

Iya Rainbow celebrates another year to her years. It is another year celebration for veteran Nollywood actress Idowu Phillips populary known has iya Rainbow. In the mood of her celebration she shared some stunning photos on her Instagram page. Check it out Wow all these pictures are looking great. One could even say that she does not look anything like her age, she looks so young and her appearance looks so stunning. In her first photo, the actress wore a donned beautiful long dress, she wore a wig also and

  1 year ago ago
Iya Rainbow turns 78, shares lovely pictures to celebrate.