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Sunday, 30 June 2013

New Video: DBobbi ft. Sym19 - Sangele

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  
forth coming album.

Governor Peter Obi to Quit Politics

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 wasteful.

Mandela’s Kids’ Bodies Dug Up for Reburial

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 move.

Association of Movie Producers Gets N50M from Gov. Akpabio

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.

Actress Mary Remy-Jason Flaunts Her Baby Bump

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.

Ifeanyi Ubah Joins Labour Party for 2014 Anambra Election

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.

NFA Grieves, As Thompson Oliha Succumbs to Death

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.

Is Mercy Johnson Most Generous Actress in Nollywood?

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.

Saturday, 29 June 2013

President Jonathan Exchanges Handshake with Gov Amaechi (Photo)

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. 

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Tonto Dikeh Mocks Alleged NDLEA Drug Charges

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 Turns Most Powerful Actress in Hollywood

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.

Don Jazzy Gives Out Recharge Cards to Twitter Followers

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.

Tinubu’s Daughter Emerges New Iyaola of Lagos

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.

Make A Call While Driving And Go To Jail, FRSC Warns

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.

Ibinabo Fiberesima’s First Son Graduates from High School

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.  

Controversy over Tonto Dike’s Weed Photo Posted on Instagram

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:

JBB Exclusive: 2 Nollywood Producers at War, Details of Fresh Fight Between Alex Eyengho & Madu C. Chikwendu

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.

Friday, 28 June 2013

"False Donations of Artistes for OJB: Government Officials Withdraw Support"- Nomoreloss

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.

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Lekki Wives Out on DVD June 29

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. 

Gov. Babatunde Fashola Clocks 50 Today, Rejects Partying at Tax Payers Expense

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.

JBB Exculsive: Chocolate City Boys in Fierce Battle: Jesse Jagz vs M.I, Ice Prince vs Brymo

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.

Psquare, Iyanya Donates N6M for OJB’s Kidney Transplant

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 to him.

Rukky Sanda Goes Fashion Spree in Los Angeles

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. 

Check out the designer accessories:

JBB Exclusive: Comedienne Helen Paul Expecting Baby No 2

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.  

Ex-MBGN Munachi Abii Debunks Love Affair With Peter Okoye (Psquare)

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:

Thursday, 27 June 2013

Anonymous Nigerian Writers a Letter to OJB’s Fans, Friends & Foes

“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.

D’Banj Pours Gratitude over Successful DKM Concert

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.”

Messi Pays $19.5M to Free Self From Tax Charges

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.

Monalisa Chinda, Ireti Doyle, Joseph Benjamin, Others Dazzle in Torn

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.

NFL Star Aaron Hernandez in Custody over Alleged Killing of Another Player

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.

Wizkid Replaces His Damaged N10M Porsche

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 about N10million.

Promasidor Receives ISO Certificate from SON

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.

Abia to Launch First Dialysis Centre in Eastern Nigeria

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.

D’Banj Grabs Multi-Million Naira Endorsement Deal with Etisalat

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.

70yr-old Man in Security Net after Raping 3yr-old Baby

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.

Mandela in Life Support Machine, As Family Battles Over His Burial Place

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.

JBB Exclusive:The Token Nkem Owoh, Mama G Got from MTN TV Commercial

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.

Wednesday, 26 June 2013

JBB Exclusive: Julius Agwu Returns to Acting, Features in Torn

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.

JBB Exclusive: Don Pedro Drags Victor Osuagwu to Court over Lagos Chairman Seat

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 election.

Caroline Danjuma Clocks 33 Today

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.

JBB Exclusive: Nollywood Actors in Messy Fight over Awards

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 War Creator George Lucas marries Long Time Lover

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 News.

Stephanie Okereke Bags African Women of Excellence Awards

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. 

JBB Exclusive: Why Ex-PMAN President Tee-Mac Can't Do Without Dogs

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.

See the photos of his dogs:

Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Civil Servants Banned from Accepting Chieftaincy Titles- FG

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.

Amaechi to Lead Protest Match Against Failing Security in Rivers

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.

Omawumi’s In the Music Shot in a Movie

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.

Balotelli Steps Out with Fiancee, Fanny Neguesha

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 Headed To Prison For Failure To Pay Taxes

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.