R. Kelly was paid $22,000 for a 1-hour club appearance despite sexual abuse charges

R. Kelly was paid $22,000 for a 1-hour club appearance despite sexual abuse charges

R. Kelly is still cashing in despite facing charges of sexual abuse. The R&B star raked in $22,000 (7.9 million Naira) to show his face at a nightclub and hang out for only an hour. He came out of hiding on Saturday for a paid club appearance at the Dirty South Lounge in Springfield, Illinois. At the event, Mr Kelly interacted with the small crowd and, though he didn’t have to sing, he belted out the opening line to…

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‘We started having issues in my marriage 3-months after I got pregnant’ – Yvonne Jegede

‘We started having issues in my marriage 3-months after I got pregnant’ – Yvonne Jegede

Nollywood actress, Yvonne Jegede has opened up about the perceived crisis in her marriage to Olakunle Abounce Fawole after the pair welcomed their four-month-old son, Xavier. The actress in a recent interview with Pulse said she quit the union three months after she got pregnant with her only son. In her words, “we started having issues before the birth of Xavier. I think I was about two to three months pregnant when the issues came. Immediately…

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Anonymous book-collector buys a first print, first edition of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart for N1million

Anonymous book-collector buys a first print, first edition of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart for N1million

Nigerian poet and author, Lola Shoneyin announced that an anonymous book collector has bought a first print, first edition of Chinua Achebe’s ‘Things Fall Apart’ for N1million. The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives writer had on Sunday, February10th,  put the book, owned by her friend, up for sale.  Within few hours an anonymous buyer reportedly purchased it. Things Fall Apart was published in 1958 by William Heinemann.

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‘Marriage shouldn’t be your priority if you’re not financially independent’ – Alibaba

‘Marriage shouldn’t be your priority if you’re not financially independent’ – Alibaba

NIgerian comedian, Ali Baba in his advice to ladies said, ‘if as a lady, you are not financially dependent, marriage should not be your priority’. He went on to say, ‘that era of being financially dependent on a man expired many years ago. Sadly, very few women started late to realise that they also had the equal personal requirements to make themselves financially independent’. Many of the men who also believed that women should not…

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‘He is a warrior whose light cannot be dimmed’ – Jussie Smollett’s family releases emotional statement

‘He is a warrior whose light cannot be dimmed’ – Jussie Smollett’s family releases emotional statement

Two days after Jussie Smollett was allegedly attacked in a possible hate crime, his family has released a statement describing the “Empire” actor as “a warrior whose light cannot be dimmed.” “In the early hours of Tuesday morning, our beloved son and brother, Jussie, was the victim of a violent and unprovoked attack. We want to be clear, this was a racial and homophobic hate crime. Jussie has told the police everything from the very…

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‘Nobody has your back like your mama, Love her while she’s still alive’ – Jude Ighalo says as he shares beautiful new photos with his mom

‘Nobody has your back like your mama, Love her while she’s still alive’ – Jude Ighalo says as he shares beautiful new photos with his mom

Super Eagles striker, Jude Ighalo, who plays as a striker for Chinese club Changchun Yatai shared these beautiful new photos with mom Martina Ighalo and wrote: ‘Nobody has your back like your mama..Love her while she’s still alive, one day I will tell you guys stories about this woman she’s a survivor.’ See more photos below.

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“All those my childish fight was envy” – Tonto Dikeh explains why she and Mercy Johnson went from friends to enemies

“All those my childish fight was envy” – Tonto Dikeh explains why she and Mercy Johnson went from friends to enemies

Tonto Dikeh and Mercy Johnson are now really cordial with each other but there was a time when they were sworn enemies. Tonto Dikeh has now explained the reason for the fight. According to Tonto, their fight was childish and it was because she was envious that Mercy Johnson was the only one who could act better than her in the Nigerian movie industry. She said she has now realized that to be herself is…

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