Fast rising singer singed to famous Kennis Music, DJ Bobbi has released a new video of his single entitled, Sangele. He featured Sym19. It was really a sound to and picture quality to behold. It is a smashing single off
Julia Blaise Blog has gathered that Governor Peter
Obi of Anambra State has said he will quit politics at the expiration of his
tenure. According to him, Nigerian politicians are too corrupt and government
Court has ordered the remains of Nelson Mandela’s
three deceased children to be moved back to the family graveyard at his ancestral
home. Members of his family, including two of his daughters, took court action
against his grandson, Mandla, in a bid to have the remains returned. The Mtatha
High Court in the Eastern Cape has reportedly granted the application today
after Mandla did not attend court and his lawyers said he did not oppose the
Sources disclosed to Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) that following the footstep of president Goodluck Jonathan
who donated N3billion to Nigeria filmmakers, Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill
Akpabio, has donated the sum of N50 million to the Association of Movie Producers
(AMP), as national executives of the association led by its president, Mr. Zik
Zulu Okafor paid him courtesy call. While presenting the cheque, Akpabio commended
the movie producers for their contributions towards projecting the country’s
image in the most positive light.
Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) will without charge inform you that Nollywood pretty actress Mary Remy-Jason, the wife of billionaire iRokotv boss, Jason Njoku will soon welcome their first baby. The actress who flaunted her baby bump recently actually revealed that she has carried it to terms. Her close friends are already congratulating her in advance.
Nigeria’s business mogul, Ifeanyi Ubah has finally
joined the Labour Party ahead of the 2014 governorship polls in Anambra state. The
Capital Oil and Gas boss went to his Obiokpuno, Otolo Nnewi ward where the
chairman of the ward, Mr Amobi Nkerimonye got him registered, while the
secretary of the ward, Mr Emeka Adirika had issued him the LP membership card.
Former Super Eagles midfielder, Thompson Oliha, is
dead. He died in the early hours of Sunday June 30. Born in October, 1968 in
Benin City, the Edo state capital, Oliha played for clubs in Africa and Europe.
He played for Bendel Insurance (1985-1987), Iwuanyanwu Nationale (1988-1991),
Africa Sports (1992-1993), Maccabi Ironi Ashdod F.C. (1993-1994) and Antalyaspor
(1994-1995). Oliha retired at the age of 27, as a result of a knee injury.
Top actress Mercy Johnson-Okojie is unknown to many
as a very generous woman, and she enjoys doing things quietly. Few years back,
she took it upon herself to register GCE, Jamb for many less privileged
children. This mother of one even went as far as buying exercise books for
numerous Secondary School students. According to her then, she always remembers
that there are students whose parents cannot afford good education, so she views
her gesture as a little means of contributing to their meaningful lives. Sources
revealed to Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) that the talented movie personality is still
engaging in this activity every year.
President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan was caught shaking
hands and exchanging pleasantries with his ‘national acclaimed enemy’, Rivers
state Governor, Rotimi Amaechi at Port Harcourt International Airport. To many, the development appear to be wonders of the century. It makes it clear that the political
strategies of Nigeria are becoming very hard for the masses to understand, as
they no longer know the actual drama to believe. However, political elements
have decided to fold their arms and watch while the script plays.
The whole of Saturday June 29 is almost filled with the story of actress Tonto Dikeh's weed photos posted on her Instagram page. As gathered by Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) earlier it was disclosed that Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency has come into the issue by stating that the actress will face drug charges. Before people could blink an eye, Ms. Dikeh reacted to the story insisting that nobody contacted her for anything concerning the photos.
Angelina Jolie never one to shy away from
controversy, Jolie recently shared with the world that she had undergone a
voluntary double mastectomy because she carries a gene that puts her at a high
risk for breast cancer. Her revelation sparked plenty of debate and showed
again why Jolie is one of the most powerful women in Hollywood.
Though he has been on this for a while, Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) thinks it worth mentioning again. Multiple award winning music producer and singer, Don Jazzy is really living up to what stardom and fame means. He sure knows how to appreciate his teaming fans around Africa, as he uses the popular social network Twitter to reach out to them. Today alone, Don Jazzy has given recharge cards for MTN and Vodafone worth over N10, 000 to his fans in Ghana.
Past two weeks have witnessed different stories
speculating that former governor of Lagos state, Bola Tinubu wants to crown his
daughter, Mrs Folashade Tinubu-Ojo the next Iyaloja of Lagos. To bring the
controversy to rest, the Secretary-General of Lagos Markets, Deacon Lanre Ajayi,
recently revealed that she fulfilled what was stated in the constitution.
The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) few days
ago, announced a newly adopted strategy that would ensure that any person
caught using the mobile phone while driving, would no longer be fined but
immediately taken to court and jailed.
No doubt, National President of Actors’ Guild of
Nigeria (AGN), Ibinabo Fiberesima has achieved a lot in life, and one of such accomplishment
is seeing her first son, Sean Liam Coughlan graduating from High School when
she is still basking with her youthful figures. The mother of three children
informed Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) that Sean has finished his High school in United Kingdom.
Few days back, a picture found on top actress Tonto
Dikeh’s Instagram page went viral on the internet. While a lot of people
considered the development as one of the exuberance of the actress, others o wondered
what will make a pretty babe of Tonto’s age post a picture that suggest drug
use on the internet. Despite all the publications online, the actress who
obviously loves publicity stunt kept quiet. She never whispered a word to
counter the information. However, Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) learnt that the pictures have cropped up more
controversies, as a popular newspaper reported earlier today that Nigerian Drug
Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) will take action against Ms. Dikeh. According to
the paper, NDLEA spokesman Mr. Mitchell Ofoyejus stated:
It has been revealed to Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) that the fight between veteran movie producer and onetime
president of Association of Movie Producers (AMP), Madu C. Chikwendu and members of Association
Nollywood Core Producers led by its president, Comrade Alex Eyengho has been
brewing for over one year now. One will wonder what might have caused the
undying misunderstanding as Mr. Chikwendu and Eyengho actually teamed up, broke
out from AMP and formed ANCOP. From petty allegations of not being able to
conduct election, to visa racketing, the misunderstanding has escalated to
something bigger. In the last one week, the fight seems to have
triggered again. This is because the leadership of ANCOP and its members have
circulated various forms of statements, insinuating that Mr. Chikwendu has
reduced to nothing in Nollywood and has equally run mad.
Though few celebrities have visited ailing OJB and
made some donations. While it's true that the likes of Don Jazzy, P-Square,
Ruggedman, Mercy Johnson, Iyanya Mbuk, Julius Agwu have contributed, Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) has learnt that the other
names on the list that circulated today false. For instance,
D'banj did not give N7million, Wizkid didn't donate N3million, while Tuface
didn't give N1.5million.
Head of committee for the #SaveOJB fund, singer
Nomoreloss, says the hype and misinformation is affecting efforts to raise the
complete money OJB needs for his treatment. According to his tweets, Nomoreloss
is urging the celebrities who hyped what they did not contribute to please go
and contribute such amounts.
Top female film maker, Blessing Egbe the producer
of the high rated film entitled, Two Brides and a Baby is set to release her
drama series, Lekki Wives. A comment made available to Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) revealed that the drama series will be released on DVD tomorrow June 29, 2013. Lekki
Wives is an eight hours of hot Nigeria drama that is a must have.
Goodwill messages and encomiums have poured for
Lagos state Governor, Babatunde Raji Fashola who clocked the golden age of 50
today, June 28. Among those who have sent their congratulatory message is
President of Federal Republic of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan.
That the relationship between Chocolate City record
label artistes has been suffering cracks is no longer story. Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) gathered that what people are no longer aware of now is the level of fight
going on between them. Each day, at the least one member of the label must post
a tweet that does not speak well about someone in the label.
No doubt, top entertainers in the industry are beginning
to hear the cry to help their sick colleague, music producer OJB Jezereel. This
is because, just yesterday June 27, 2013 the star pop twins P-Square and their
elder brother Jude ‘Engees’ Okoye came together and donated N5million for the
kidney transplant of OJB who needs N16million. On the same development, Kukere
crooner Iyanya and his manager/business partner Ubi Franklin, donated N1million
It is not new that top actress Rukky Sanda is
chilling out in Los Angeles with her Nollywood's new found friend, Ebube Nwagbo. The news
now is that Rukky is engaging in shopping spree in LA. Julia Bliase Blog (JBB) gathered that she has lavished whooping thousands of dollars on fashion
accessories. She acquired names in
labels such as, Gucci wristwatches, Christian Louboutin shoes, Chanel, Louis
Vuitton bangles, Khloe a Gucci. She posted these pictures few hours ago.
Information reaching Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) has it that
top comedienne, TV personality and actress Helen is heavy with her baby number
2. Although she is said to be keeping the development a secret, we gathered
that she is has gone beyond first trimester as her stomach is gradually
showing. Helen recently appeared in a movie set where she emphasized her
condition to colleagues and pleaded that her costume should appear bogus
instead of fitted.
The beautiful model, singer and former Most
Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN), Munachi Abii has stepped forward to debunk
the long time claims that her lover affair with Peter Okoye of Psqaure musical duo. The rumour of their romance kicked-off shortly after she featured in the
video of multiple award winning hip hop stars entitled, Ifunanya. Although she
has been on low concerning the issue, the light skin onetime TV presenter cleared
the air in her interview with Vanguard Newspaper. She was asked if what
happened between her and Peter Okoye was love at first sight, she stated:
“I am not telling any one what to do with their
money though but it baffles me that its taking this long. This guy is not just
a Nigerian, he is a celebrity. Allow me to draw you back to the case of Enebeli
Enebuwa, yes the popular actor.Remember it was the delta state governor who
finally made sure he was flown abroad for first class treatment before his
demise.Now let come back to OJB, Do not misunderstand me, i am not saying our
entertainers do not help one another,but it kind of funny if you ask me.
Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) has disclosed that Pop star Dapo Oyebanjo, who just concluded mega
concert tagged, DKM Concert took to Twitter few minutes ago to pour encomium on
his fans and friends who made the show possible. The show was well attended by
top entertainment personalities, ranging from music, movie and comedy. It is no
doubt that D’banj is really happy as he tweeted, “Greetings from the Lee
Temple. I wanna say a big thanks to all of you that supported the DKM Concert!!
My fans b friends God bless y'all!!” However, what people did not really understand
is the meaning of “Lee Temple.”
Argentine and FC Barcelona striker Lionel Messi who
just turned 26 this week, has reportedly set himself free in his battle against
the Spanish authorities over tax evasion. It was announced that the star footballer
has reached an agreement with Spanish tax authorities and will not face tax
charges. Messi has agreed to pay €15 million ($19,546,500 US) against claims
that he and his father, Jorge Horacio, who was also charged in the case,
hatched a scheme to avoid paying tax.
Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) will inform in this site without that Nollywood producer and director Moses Inwang has hit
a high rank with the production of the intriguing film entitled, Torn. The
movie stars Nollywood actors Ireti Doyle, Joseph Benjamin, Monalisa Chinda and
Bimbo Manuel, and equally features top comedian Julius Agwu. Torn is a psychological and emotional thriller of
two friends Ovu and Nana (Ireti Doyle and Monalisa Chinda), who both believe they are married to the same man –
Olumide (Joseph Benjamin). Torn will be premiered in August 2013.
The 23 year old NFL star, Aaron
Hernandez was arrested yesterday Wednesday June 26 at his mansion in
Massachusetts in connection with the murder of another player whose body was
found near his home, he has been remanded in custody without bail. The body of 27 year old former semi-pro football player Odin
Lloyd was found on June 17 in an industrial park a mile from Hernandez's house.
Police say he had been shot multiple times in the groin, back and chest. Prosecutors say there was communication between the
Odin Lloyd (pictured above) and Hernandez just 10 hours before Odin's death.
They say they have video showing Lloyd getting into Hernandez' car around that
time. They also say Hernandez had been texting Lloyd.
Just few weeks after getting involved in an auto
crash that wrecked his Porsche car worth N10million, Star Boi, WizKid survived
an accident just a few weeks ago where he completely wrecked his Porsche worth
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has
presented certificate of conformity to the requirements of NIS ISO 22000:2005
Food Safety Management System Standards to Promasidor Nigeria Limited, makers
of Cowbell Milk. The Director-General of SON, Dr. Joseph Odumodu made the
presentation to the Managing Director of Promasidor Nigeria, Chief Keith
Richards recently in Lagos. In a release made available to Julia Blaise Blog (JBB)Odumodu noted that “by this impressive feat, this
company has now joined the league of the lofty class of Food Safety Management
System certified companies in Nigeria,” adding that only 17 organisations have
received this certification in Nigeria from SON and these are the few SON is
recommending to the public to patronise based on food safety considerations.
Information reaching Julia Blaise Blog (JBB), from
Abia state has it Dialysis Centre has been set up at the Specialist Diagnostic
Centre Umuahia, Abia state is set for commissioning in the next two weeks. As gathered,
Governor Theodore Orji disclosed that the facilities needed for the kick-off
have been made available. However, government is still waiting for the
technical partners who will handle the machines from India.
Information is getting stronger to the ears of Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) over recent endorsement
deal between pop singer, Dapo Oyebanjo, popularly called D’banj and Etisalat
Telecommunication Ltd. According to sources, the Oliver Twist crooner has just
signed a N250 million endorsement deal with the telecoms company. The singer,
we gathered pocketed the whooping N250 million cheque before shooting the first
commercials with Etisalat.
Sometimes, one wonders what is wrong with few
Nigerians who have decided to bring curse into their families. What will a 70
year-old man see in a baby? Just take a look at this report. 70 year old man
Malam Rabiu Mohammed, a shoe shiner was docked for alleged rapping a 3 year old
baby in Birniwa Local Government area in Hadejia emirate council, Jigawa state.
Rabiu was arrested by members of civil defense security working at Birniwa local
government area council last week.
It is no longer news that former South African president,
Nelson Mandela is now in a life support machine, fighting for his life in a
hospital, the gists now is that his family is squabbling over his final resting
place. The family is reportedly divided between his
grandson Mandla Mandela, who wants the anti-apartheid icon buried at his
birthplace in Mvezo village, and the rest of the family who want to respect his
wish to be buried next to his children.
It is no longer news that veteran actor Nkem Owoh,
popularly called Osufia and his female counterpart Patience Ozokwor, otherwise
known as Mama G were the very first few Nollywood practitioners who were so
fortunate to grab MTN deal last year. Although the millions they made from the endorsement
that witnessed one of the most popular MTN TV commercials were not disclosed,
insider sources have revealed that the star film makers made just N1million each
from the deal.
Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) will inform you in this site without charge, that star comedian, and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Crack Ya Ribs, Julius Agwu has returned to acting. The Theater Arts graduate of University of Port Harcourt featured soon to be premiered film entitled, Torn. Mr. Agwu played a very prominent role while interpreting his character. Although the air has been cleared that the stand-up comedian is not ready to resign from comedy business yet, sources revealed that is set to come back fully into movie industry.
The Actors’ Guild of Nigeria (AGN) Lagos chapter
election conducted on penultimate week has brought new drama into the guild.
Recall that comic actor Victor Osuagwu was announced the chapter chairman
amidst controversy that emerged when the chapter members rsorted to violence. Few hours after Mr. Osuagwu was declared the winner,
Don Pedro Aganbi and his supporters kicked against the mandate. According to
them, they were not present when the votes were counted or when the winner
emerged. They have for the past two weeks insisted that Don Pedro won the
Pretty Nollywood diva, Caroline Ekanem-Danjuma
clocked 33 years today. She was born on June 26, 1980 to a Scottish father and
a Nigerian mother.Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) will inform that the actress became
one of the most sought after actress after her role in Chico Ejiro’s flick,
Deadly Kiss several years back.
In the past, awards are given on merit to
individuals who have exceled in their various fields of endeavors, these days
the case is becoming different. This is because people pay money, and get
involved in numerous things that will not be mentioned here to get these recognitions.
Going by the information reaching Julia Blaise Blog (JBB), Nollywood actors are fighting over
awards. Actors nominated for awards that required voting from their fans and
movie freaks are said to be threatening each other to stop campaigning for the
awards. In the struggle to win through voting from their friends, the actors
are said to be locked in fierce battle over who will get the biggest votes and
eventually become the winner.
Star Wars creator George Lucas married his long-time
girlfriend Mellody Hobson at his Skywalker ranch in California over the
weekend. It’s the second wedding for the 69-year-old Lucas, who was married to
film editor Marcia Lucas from 1969 to 1983. It is the first marriage for
44-year-old Hobson who is an investment firm president and an analyst for CBS
Top actress Stephanie Okereke-Linus has done pretty
well in Nigerian film industry. At the time when the rush for actresses to make
films has not kicked-off, this Imo stat born lover of movies made her debut
entitled, Through the Glass. She is an actress per excellence and has a style
of interpreting her roles, which has gained her a lot of fans over the years. Her achievements have not gone unnoticed as, Montage
African Women of Excellence awards (MAWEA) recently recognised Actress
Stephanie Linus for her contributions to Nollywood film industry. The award ceremony
took place in Abuja on Tuesday June 25, 2013.
The former president of Performing Musician Association of Nigeria (PMAN), Tee Mac Omatsola Iseli has undying love for domestic animals. Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) will tell you without charge that the flutist has displayed this love breeding of dogs, those close to him revealed that he has numerous species of this animal at home. He equally, treats them like celebrities by naming them after heads of states such as, Babangida, Obama and rest.
On Tuesday, June 25, 2013 Federal Government released
a statement that banned the conferment of chieftaincy titles and “other sundry
awards” on civil servants until after their retirement or disengagement from
service. The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Alhaji Bukar Goni Aji, in
a circular sent to all Ministries, Departments and Agencies of government directed
that where the traditional titles were mandatory by inheritance, “due clearance
must be obtained from the Secretary to the Government of the Federation”
through his office.
Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Rotimt Amaechi has
disclosed his intention to go ahead with the planned public protest match
against the failing security in Rivers state. Governor Amaechi made the
statement when a delegation from Orashi and ONELGA paid him a visit in
Government House Port Harcourt. He said he was not deterred by the threat from
the Rivers state Police Commissioner to arrest public protesters in the state.
Julia Blaise Blog (JBB) has gathered that singer Omawumi Megbele’s debut single, In the music,
has been used to shoot a Nollywood movie. The movie entitled, In the Music was
produced by Lulu, and has artistes such as, Omawumi, Chelsea Eze, Keira
Hewatch, Jumoke Ayadi and Bryan Okpara.
Football star and Italian striker, Mario Balotelli
and his gorgeous Belgian fiancée Fanny Neguesha were sighted at Malpensa Airport
in the Italian city today. They went to Milan so that the striker will get treatment
for his injured thigh. Sources say they will get married soon.
Rapper Fat Joe will serve four months in prison this
fall for failing to pay more than $1 million in federal income taxes. U.S.
Magistrate Judge Cathy Waldor issued the sentence on Monday, June 24, 2013 in a
Newark federal court, together with a fine of $15,000. It could have been much
worse for the 42 year old rapper, whose real name is Joseph Antonio Cartagena.