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ENTERTAINMENT

Nigerian Singer Yinka Davies Buries Only Son Who Died Months After Battling Undisclosed Sickness

It's not the best of time for famous Nigeria vocalist, dancer, lyricist and judge, Yinka Davies as she's mourning the death of her only son Dayo. Yinka didn't state the cause of Dayo, a father of one death, but according to Joseph Edgar, a close friend of hers, Dayo has been ill for a while and was already getting better before his death was announced.  Yinka rose to the limelight when the organisers of the Fame music award spotted Yinka Davies in 1992, as an all-around artist from her work in theatre, video,

  2 years ago ago
Nigerian Singer Yinka Davies Buries Only Son Who Died Months After Battling Undisclosed Sickness

ENTERTAINMENT

As Long As That Child Calls Me Father, He is My Child- Duke Of Shomolu Speaks On Nedu's DNA Test

An Investment Banker and Theatre producer, Joseph Edgar popularly known as the Duke of Shomolu has reacted to the paternity controversy of Chinedu Emmanuel popularly known as Nedu Wazobia and his wife Uzoamaka. In his interaction with this writer, he said: "The rash of DNA driven scandals in this country is reaching epidemic proportions.

  1 year ago ago
As Long As That Child Calls Me Father, He is My Child- Duke Of Shomolu Speaks On Nedu's DNA Test

ENTERTAINMENT

Read The Story Of An Igbo Multi-Millionaire Who Became A Street Sweeper- Shared By Duke Of Shomolu

Prominent Nigerian Investment Banker and Theatre producer, Joseph Edgar has narrated the story of a millionaire of Igbo descent who became a common street sweeper after his brother ran into trouble and his wife had cancer. Sharing his experience tagged, ‘The Estate Cleaner who was a Millionaire’, he said, “I came out for my morning work after a restful night when I saw him sweeping.   I had been seeing him around the Estate just walking around and engaging himself in one task after the other.   I liked

  2 years ago ago
Read The Story Of An Igbo Multi-Millionaire Who Became A Street Sweeper- Shared By Duke Of Shomolu

SOCIETY

If My Son Announces That He's Gay At 18, I Would Continue With My Plate Of Afang- Duke Of Shomolu

God is punishing the elites for the destruction of our country- he says   As the saying goes, different strokes for different folks, this description is the best fit for prolific Investment Banker Joseph Edgar popularly known as the Duke of Shomolu. Edgar was reacting to Doyin Okupe response to his son, Bolu coming out as a gay. Edgar said he wouldn’t flinch if his 18-year-old son comes out as gay.     In his words, “I have just read Doyin Okupe's submission and felt the strong need to respond.  My

  2 years ago ago
If My Son Announces That He's Gay At 18, I Would Continue With My Plate Of Afang- Duke Of Shomolu

ENTERTAINMENT

Stop Doing DNA, Duke Of Shomolu Advices Nigerian Men

After the shocking revelation by Justice Anthony Okorodas of Delta State High Court that the three children from his first marriage were not his, popular philanthropist and Investment bank, Joseph Edgar popularly known as the Duke of Shomolu has hinted that there is no need to carry out DNA on a child. Justice Okorodas had revealed during a press briefing that he got to know about his wife's escapee through anonymous caller who whispered to him that the last child from Barrister Juliet Otobo (his former wife

  2 years ago ago
Stop Doing DNA, Duke Of Shomolu Advices Nigerian Men

ENTERTAINMENT

I Am Crying O, My Chest Is Paining Me- Duke Of Shomolu Says As He Mourns His Mother

Prominent Nigerian Investment Banker and Theatre producer, Joseph Edgar, known popularly as the Duke of Shomolu is not in a joyous after losing his mother just a week after he staged his talk of the town stage play, Our Duke Has Gone Mad Again.  In a message to this writer, the popular Influencer says, "I Woke up to over 500 messages. The deluge of messages weighing me down and breaking the last vestiges of strength that I have.  I have begged not to be called. But the calls keep coming. I knew it because

  2 years ago ago
I Am Crying O, My Chest Is Paining Me- Duke Of Shomolu Says As He Mourns His Mother

BUSINESS

Read The Emotional Last Encounter Of 'Duke Of Shomolu' With Late Economist, Albert Okumagba

Nigeria’s front-line Economist and stockbroker, Albert Okumagba has died at the age of 56. Okumagba died in Abuja, the federal capital territory (FCT) to suspected heart attack His friend, Joseph Edgar, popularly known as the Duke of Shomolu has pen his last encounter with Okumagba. He titled it, Albert Okumagba - my last Encounter He had sent for me and i was coming. Albert had no respect for time. He called at 2am and said,' Oga see me tomorrow in Ikoyi' i said where sir and he said,' you see yourself

  2 years ago ago
Read The Emotional Last Encounter Of 'Duke Of Shomolu' With Late Economist, Albert Okumagba

ENTERTAINMENT

Read How A Nigerian Man, Duke Of Shomolu Reacts To The Death Of His Beautiful Wife

A Man But A Beaten Man No one wish to bury their loved ones, but when it happens, we just have to accept it as 'fate', especially when a man gets the news of the passage of his loved ones, many expect him to be strong, be a man they say, be a man, it is well. But remember, When a loved one passes on, Their spirit never dies. And as we journey on alone, They're always by our side. Such is the story of prolific Theatre Producer and Investment Banker, Joseph Edgar, popularly known as the Duke of Shomolu. Edgar,

  2 years ago ago
Read How A Nigerian Man, Duke Of Shomolu Reacts To The Death Of His Beautiful Wife

POLITICS

"I Moved To APC In Order To Lift My People Out Of Poverty" — Sen. Florence Ita-Giwa

Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, the former Presidential Adviser on National Assembly Matters and leader of the Bakassi people, said that she joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) with Governor Ben Ayade to lift his people out of poverty. She stated that it was her responsibility to do what she could to alleviate the suffering of her people.

  1 year ago ago

ENTERTAINMENT

How Majek Fashek’s Kind Heart May Have Aided His Downfall (Opinion)

The life of Majek Fashek was tragic due to several reasons. How did ‘the spiritual heir’ to Bob Marley’s crown turn into a shadow of his once glorious self, in less than just two decades? Despite the several mental and health challenges that bogged down the Late legend, one thing which no one could deny was the fact that the talent was always there, somewhere, deep down. Perhaps the amiable nature of Majek Fashek was what also caused his fast descent from grace to grass. Ask those who were close to Ma

  2 years ago ago
How Majek Fashek’s Kind Heart May Have Aided His Downfall (Opinion)

POLITICS

Sanwo-Olu claims that Awolowo's predictions are coming true in Lekki.

The late sage and Premier of the old Western Region, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, prophecies are coming true in the Ibeju-Lekki axis of the state, according to Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The governor claims that Awolowo's prophetic pronouncements have resulted in Ibeju Lekki thriving greatly.

  1 year ago ago
Sanwo-Olu claims that Awolowo's predictions are coming true in Lekki.

JUSTICE

End SARS Is Rubbish, Foolish Without Doing This- According To The Duke Of Shomolu

Prolific Investment banker and philanthropist Joseph Edgar popularly known as the Duke of Shomolu has lambasted End SARS protesters especially the Youths who took to Lekki for the second time to protest for lacking in sight and not having the political will to do the necessary and see things change.   Remember that many Nigerians took to the Lekki tollgate, the venue of the October 20, 2020 massacre to demand for justice. They tagged the protest as Occupy Lekki Tollgate.   Edgar labeled the campaigners as

  1 year ago ago
End SARS Is Rubbish, Foolish Without Doing This- According To The Duke Of Shomolu

ENTERTAINMENT

Joseph Edgar to Produce Aremu, A Story on the Life of Obasanjo

Theatre producer, Joshua Edgar, is a distinctive producer whose passion and love for Theatre and Stage plays have brought him to produce several ground breaking productions in the last couple of years. The hardworking producer whose works are always top notched has produced a lot mind blowing movies with best characters, deeply told stories, props of creative designs and an intrepretation of excellent acting skills. He produced Loud Whispers with Alibaba which was his first outing, after which he did Isale

  3 years ago ago
Joseph Edgar to Produce Aremu, A Story on the Life of Obasanjo

FASHION-BEAUTY

Tips For Making Love In The Era Of CONVID-19 By The Duke Of Shomolu

Head, Duke of Duke of Shomolu Production (DSP) Joseph Edgar popularly known as the Duke has released some details to lovers on the best way to make love in this time of Coronavirus pandemic.   These are the rules; If you must have s*x this period, don't have more than 3 partners at this time Take your bath with disinfectant 5 minutes before engagement Avoid oral s*x. The missionary style should be on lock-down for now The back door style is the style recommended by WHO Joseph Edgar Use both male and femal

  2 years ago ago
Tips For Making Love In The Era Of CONVID-19 By The Duke Of Shomolu