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ENTERTAINMENT

"I thank Everyone who Mourned my Death" - Nollywood Actor Says in recent Video

Popular Nigerian actor Ebun Oloyede (popularly known as Olaiya Igwe) has spoken concerning the recent rumours of his death while revealing some details about his acting career. The Nollywood actor recently made the video at a film set, and the video has since been obtained from BBC Yoruba.

  2 days ago ago

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet The Yoruba Nollywood Actor Who Allegedly Lost N52 Million He Invested On A Movie To Piracy

Most people believe that acting is not a lucrative business in Nigeria since the Nollywood industry doesn't pay much to their actors and actresses. This is not true because most of the actors and producers invest millions in their movies, hoping to make their money back. But their hope is dashed by the high rate of piracy in the country, as these copyrighted movies are replicated and sold at a cheaper price, making the real owners lose millions which they invested on the movie.

  1 month ago ago
Meet The Yoruba Nollywood Actor Who Allegedly Lost N52 Million He Invested On A Movie To Piracy

ENTERTAINMENT

From Death Rumours, To Surviving Kidney Stones: How Nollywood Actor, Olaiya Igwe Escaped Death

Life always comes with challenges and trials. It is important to know that these challenges are a part of life and could happen to anyone, anywhere in the world. This is the story of Popular Nollywood actor Ebun Oloyede popularly known as Olaiya Igwe who escaped death from a fatal condition.

  8 days ago ago
From Death Rumours, To Surviving Kidney Stones: How Nollywood Actor, Olaiya Igwe Escaped Death

ENTERTAINMENT

Ebun Oloyede Olaiya Speaks With BBC News Yoruba About How A Big Stone Was Removed From His Kidney

Veteran Nollywood actor, Lukmon Ebun Oloyede popularly known as Olaiya Igwe spoke with BBC News Yoruba about his rumoured death, what he went through during the time he was sick, and how a big stone was removed from his kidney through surgery. In a video shared on Instagram by BBC News Yoruba, Olaiya said he went through a lot when he was sick, to the extent that people were peddling rumor that he has died.

  9 days ago ago
Ebun Oloyede Olaiya Speaks With BBC News Yoruba About How A Big Stone Was Removed From His Kidney

ENTERTAINMENT

Again, Another Nollywood Actor Dies

It is really a hard time for the Nigeria film industry as they lost another actor, by named Seun Michael, he was reported to have died on Wednesday, August 11. The news was announced by his colleague, bringing a shock to many others, late Seun Michael worked closely with Funke Akindele as production manager.

  2 months ago ago
Again, Another Nollywood Actor Dies

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet The Handsome Yoruba Actor Akin Olaiya, His Wife And Their Children (Photos)

Akin Olaiya is a fast-rising Nigerian actor, producer, director, and filmmaker. Akin Olaiya celebrates his birthday on the 11th of September. Actor Olaiya is very talented, gifted, skillful, and can deliver any role given to him perfectly well.  His movies are an inspiration and have contributed greatly to the life of people, most especially among his fans His positive impact in the industry has helped in building his career and fame.  According to the importation gathered, Akin Olaiya began to develop his

  8 months ago ago
Meet The Handsome Yoruba Actor Akin Olaiya, His Wife And Their Children (Photos)

POLITICS

Today, Osun State Government, Oyetola Flag Off Olaiya Fly-Over Bridge In Osogbo

Today, 18th of February, 2021, the Osun State Government lift a banner for the commencement of the Olaiya Fly-Over Bridge.The bridge cover a total distance of 625m and the actual cost of the project is 2.7billion naira.

  7 months ago ago
Today, Osun State Government, Oyetola Flag Off Olaiya Fly-Over Bridge In Osogbo

POLITICS

Aftermath Of End Sars Violent Protest In Osun, People Count Their Loses.

Yesterday was indeed a black Saturday in the state of Osun when the protesters put the whole state capital in panic and everybody ran for their dear lives after the protest turned violent when assassination attempt was made on the state governor who has been away for state assignment since last week. ENDSARSNOW protesters who have gathered as usual at Oke fia for the day activities. The governor identified with the protesting youths and walked with them from Oke fia Osogbo to Olaiya where he eventually addressed

  1 year ago ago
Aftermath Of End Sars Violent Protest In Osun, People Count Their Loses.

POLITICS

Trouble In Osun State As Protesters Attacked The Governor's Convoy After One Of Them Was Shot Dead

Trouble In Osun State As Protesters Attacked The Governor's Convoy After One Of Them Was Shot Dead According to the video we received, The End SARS Protests in Osun State turned bloody after one of these protesters was shot dead by an officer that was in the Governor's Convoy. This brought out the anger in the protesters as they attacked the Governor's Convoy with heavy stones, the Governor's Official Lexus SUV was reportedly damaged by the heavy stones that came from the hands of the protesters. According to

  1 year ago ago
Trouble In Osun State As Protesters Attacked The Governor's Convoy After One Of Them Was Shot Dead

CRIME

Monday Afternoon Breaking News (26/10/2020)

Soldiers take over roads in Osogbo, as Banks, businesses shut down over curfew Residents of Osun have deserted major streets in different towns as banks and businesses, remained closed on Monday, in compliance to the curfew imposed by the state government on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent reports that joint security personnel were enforcing the curfew imposed on the state as roads were deserted, vehicular and human movements were also affected and restricted by the curfew. Soldiers

  11 months ago ago
Monday Afternoon Breaking News (26/10/2020)

POLITICS

Olaiya Flyover and Cacophony of Handful Naysayers

Olaiya is a popular area in Osogbo, the capital of Osun State. And it is in the area the state government, ably led by Governor Gboyega Oyetola, is proposing to erect a flyover. The flyover, planned to be 500-metre long, would— on completion— be able to ease traffic hiccups and, importantly, forestall loss of lives occurring as a result of accidents on the road.  In his address on Friday 29th January, 2021, during a simulation and pre-construction protocol undertaken to appraise the impact of the traffic

  8 months ago ago
Olaiya Flyover and Cacophony of Handful Naysayers

POLITICS

Opinion: Osogbo Crisis: Where we all got it wrong.

The protest by the Nigerian youth for a better governance which have proven to be peaceful in many states across the nation took another turn in Osogbo, the capital city of Osun State. The protest, which actually started since last week in Osogbo, has faced a lot of challenges. From hoodlums attacking the protesters, to miscreants trying to infiltrate the ranks of the protesters. But all these were adequately dealt with until today, when things go yam pepper scatter scatter. The Executive Governor of Osun State,

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Osogbo Crisis: Where we all got it wrong.

CRIME

Angry mobs breaks into Covid19 palliative warehouse in Lagos.palliative shared among residence.

Hoodlums attacked palliative warehouse In Lagos and shared it among residence.  The ongoing crisis in Nigeria which all started after Lagos state Killing that took place at Lagos toll gate on Tuesday 20 October 2020. On Tuesday many protesters were killed in an attack leaving the country in distress. Earlier reported nationwide that not less than 70 people were reported dead in the toll gate massacre. On Thursday 22 October 2020 , it has been reported that the warehouse where the 2020 Covid 19 palliative

  11 months ago ago
Angry mobs breaks into Covid19 palliative warehouse in Lagos.palliative shared among residence.

SOCIETY

Sad: 3 Days After Having His First Child, Man Lost Life To Fatal Motor Accident. (Photos)

Sad: 3 Days After Having His First Child, Man Lost Life To Fatal Motor Accident. (Photos) Death is evitable, but we all pray to grow old before we leave earth and fulfil our destiny. Many people lost their life's on daily basis around the world, I pray that may the good Lord prevent us and our family from evil days in Jesus name. There was a tragedy that occurred about a young politician who is an active member of Social Democratic Party In Osun State, Tijani Muideen Adekunle also known as Olaiya who lost his

  10 months ago ago
Sad: 3 Days After Having His First Child, Man Lost Life To Fatal Motor Accident. (Photos)

POLITICS

Political thugs attacked me not peaceful protesters says Governor Oyetola

Osun state Governor Adegboyega Oyetola revealed on the early hours of Sunday that the peaceful #endsars protest which held in the State capital was hijacked by political thugs for their political gain. There has been a confirmed case of the death of two of two people during the attack. Governor Oyetola made this known during a state broadcast that the political thugs attacked him at Olaiya Junction and not peaceful protesters protesting for the end to police brutality. He said the attacked will be investigated

  1 year ago ago
Political thugs attacked me not peaceful protesters says Governor Oyetola

BUSINESS

Soldiers takes over road in Osogbo, as Banks, businesses shuts down over curfew

Soldiers takes over road in Osogbo, as Banks, businesses shuts down over curfew. Residents of Osun have abandoned the streets of several cities as banks and businesses were closed on Monday, following a state government regulation on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that federal security agencies are creating obstacles in the state as roads, vehicles and people are also affected and protected. Troops were seen blocking the famous Olaiya road in Osogbo town and nearby streets. A business starts

  11 months ago ago
Soldiers takes over road in Osogbo, as Banks, businesses shuts down over curfew

POLITICS

EndSARS protesters in Osogbo holds Candle light rally for Victims of Police Brutality

EndSARS protesters in Osogbo gathered today, Monday at Olaiya junction with their candles lite in honor of their Colleague who has fallen victim to various police brutality at various point in time. This rally actually showcased the courage of the protesters, due to the pandemonium that ensued the last time they gathered for a protest. But unlike Saturday's protest which was hijacked by hoodlums, today's protest was actually peaceful and orderly. The protesters gathered together in a solemn assembly, mourning

  1 year ago ago
EndSARS protesters in Osogbo holds Candle light rally for Victims of Police Brutality

CRIME

#ENDSARS NEWS in Nigeria This Morning, (19th October, 2020)

My greetings to the most courageous nation of the African continent, (Nigeria). Below are News stories pertaining to the #EndSars protest currently taking place in out nation. Thanks for reading in advance... 1. EndSars Launches Online Radio “Soro Soke”: The EndSars protesters seems to be coupled with rejuvenating energy to continue to gain more grounds on every sunrise. Recently a Radio station in link to the ongoing protest has been launched and faithfully titled “LISTEN”, meaning “Soro Soke” in

  1 year ago ago
#ENDSARS NEWS in Nigeria This Morning, (19th October, 2020)

POLITICS

Osun governor escaped death today but a lot got damaged. See photos

Osun governor escaped death today but a lot got damaged. See photos The governor of Osun state today escaped death as he was attacked by hoodlums at endsars protest today Saturday 17th of October at Olaiya, Osogbo. The governor of Osun state, Gov. Gboyega Oyetola who went to join the endsars protesters today at Olaiya to address them but things turn other way round. Gov. Oyetola who was also wearing a cap customized with #ENDSARS went to Olaiya with his aids and convey. He was already addressing the protesters

  1 year ago ago
Osun governor escaped death today but a lot got damaged. See photos

POLITICS

EndSARS: Osun Hunters Join Protests

As young people in Osun State keep on challenging Police ruthlessness labeled #EndSARS in Osogbo, trackers in the state have likewise joined the dissent requiring a total change of the police.  Commandant of the Hunters Guild of Nigeria in Osun State, Nurein Hameed, tending to #EndSARS dissidents at Olaiya intersection on Tuesday revealed that the gathering was spurred to join the dissent to check hooligans from capturing the cycle and would give African enchantment security sponsorship to the dissent.  He

  11 months ago ago
EndSARS: Osun Hunters Join Protests