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Nollywood stars celebrate Olu Jacobs ahead of 80th birthday

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Nollywood stars like Yul Edochie, Femi Adebayo, and others have showered praises on industry veteran, Olu Jacobs, ahead of his 80th birthday.

Olu Jacobs, who will clock 80 on the 11th of July, 2022, is a seasoned actor who has starred in numerous Nigerian and British drama series and movies.

His actress wife and fellow veteran, Joke Silva, had hinted at his 80th birthday celebration on her Instagram page when she shared a throwback picture of her husband.

She captioned the photo on Monday, “Who has the foggiest idea who this handsome young man is? #80th birthday loading.”

 

The image was reposted on the aged actor’s Instagram page.

Following her post, various Nollywood stars has celebrated Jacobs on their social media pages.

Edochie wrote, “When I started my acting career in 2005, one of my biggest wishes was to be on set with the Legendary Uncle Olu Jacobs. I finally got that opportunity many times and I learnt so much from him. And I’ll forever be grateful.

“A very happy 80th birthday to you Sir. May God be with you always. We love you.”

Adebayo wrote on Instagram, “I celebrate a living legend of arts and entertainment on his 80th birthday. Pa Olu Jacobs is a leading light for many of us thriving in the trade of creativity.

“It is our prayers that God continues to bless your household exceedingly. Happy birthday icon.”

Saheed Balogun said, “Happy birthday to our greatest legend, Daddy Olu Jacobs, we are really proud of you Daddy.”

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Osun gov-elect, Davido, others bag Afro awards

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The Osun State Governor-Elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke, his nephew and singer David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido and legendary African drummer, Chief Tajudeen Amoo-Adeleke, are among Africans and Americans to be honoured at the Afro Award 2022 in Los Angeles, California.

This was contained in a statement issued by Founder and Executive Producer of Afro Awards, Mr. Taiwo Oduala,.

Also to be honoured is the First Lady of Sierra Leone, Mrs. Fatima Maada, Founder and CEO of Pan-African Film Festival, Ayuko Babu and renowned Nigerian journalist, Seye Kehinde.

He said the awardees as are among Africans and Americans, who distinguished themselves in various fields of endeavours.

 

The event is billed to broadcast live on Sunday, November 6 at Regal La Live 1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90015, USA.

“The main focus of the award is to support people who have demonstrated exceptional humanitarian excellence in various fields, ” he said.

According to him, since inception, the Afro Awards has hosted and honored over 5,000 individuals at the core front of humanitarianism and philanthropy in American and African communities.

Oduala, who is also a film director gave names of some of the 2022 honorees to include; Curtis Young (Son of Dr Dre), Masika Kalysha (VH1’s Love & Hip Hop; We TV’s Growing Up Hip Hop),

Others are Tina Weisinger (Founder of HAP Awards), Hubert Nakitare (Hip Hop Artist and Activist), Lea Cher Pump (Owner of The LadyLike Foundation), His Royal Majesty Oba Yisa Olaniyan (Humanitarian and Founder of AHBEAH Awards)

Also to be honoured are Rochel Pamphile (CEO of Rocky R&P Entertainment), Dr. Lance McCarthy (Business Consultant and Humanitarian), Fatimoh Muhammed (Philanthropist; Humanitarian), Afro Nation (World Biggest Afrobeats; Humanitarian), Sam Anwuzia (Founder of ZAFAA Awards; CEO Nollywood Entertainment; Humanitarian).

Others are Ade James (African Legendary Photographer; Humanitarian), Yinka Rythym (Musician; Philanthropist; Humanitarian), Charmaine Blake (Owner of Charmaine PR Firm), Kandias Conda (Owner of Celebrity Brand) and Madam Lara Okunnubi (Philanthropist/Humanitarian).

The director explained that the red carpet arrivals start by 5:00pm with the main event at 7:00pm and an after party at 10:00pm.

He said the host for this year’s event is VH1’s Love & Hip Hop Star, Masika Kalysha.

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“Sheggz set a template by which every girl wanted to be treated in the house” – Hermes (Video)

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Ex-Big Big Brother Naija housemate, Hermes speaks about the most controversial relationship of the season – SHELLA.

Earlier, during a visit to the beat 99.9, Hermes gave his take on Bella and Sheggz’s relationship and according to him, Sheggz was exceptional in the house.

 

'Sheggz set a template by which every girl wanted to be treated in the house' - Hermes (Video)

 

Furthermore, Hermes revealed that he expected Sheggz to be a playboy in the house, but the opposite was the case.

He stated that Mr. Ikoyi as he is fondly called only had eyes for his love interest, Bella. He also stated that Sheggz did set a standard by which other ladies in the house wanted to be treated.

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Kizz Daniel achieves life dream as he acquires a mansion by the waterside

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Congratulations are in order for Kizz Daniel as he acquires a new mansion.

The artiste claims he always wanted a house by the water for his wife and kids and his wishes appear to have been granted.

 

Kizz Daniel achieves life dream as he acquires a mansion by the waterside

 

He shared the good news on Instagram. In his words,

“WHAT A YEAR‼️ ALWAYS WANTED A HOUSE BESIDE THE WATERS FOR MY WIFE AND KIDS , SO , GOD AND THE BEST FANS IN THE WORLD HELPED ME #BUGA 🦚🤗 THANK YOU. _#RTID💰 TO BE POSTPONED TILL NOVEMBER…. BUT #ODO😷 OUT OCT 14th 🫶🏾🙏🏾 #afroclassicworldtour2022🎙”

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