Nigeria’s first female perm sec, Francesca Emanuel, dies at 86

Nigeria’s first female federal permanent secretary, Francesca Emanuel, has died at the age of 86. Qed.ng learnt that Mrs. Emanuel died on Tuesday night of natural causes. Born Francesca Yetunde Pereira in Lagos on September 19, 1933, Emanuel was an…

Court renews arrest warrant for Nollywood actress over alleged tax evasion (Guardian)

An Igbosere High Court, Lagos State, on Monday renewed a bench warrant for the arrest of a Nollywood actress and producer, Monalisa Chinda-Coker, over alleged tax evasion. Justice Adedayo Akintoye renewed the order for the arrest following the failure of…

Wait o, why are women bleaching so much? -Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

My friend went for a high school reunion. When she entered into the venue, as you would expect it was all kinds of exclamations. “Geegee baby! So this is you????” But one of the ladies blurted out something in all…

We are alive at every hour of the day in Lagos – Wendy Lawal

Wendy Lawal an actress who lives in Lagos says that at every hour of the day, Lagos residents are alive. And that is the one reason she loves Lagos. She elaborates in the video.

I’m lost in Lagos – Wendy Lawal

The actress, Wendy Lawal wastes no time in admitting that she is lost in Lagos. Originally from Ogun State, she is married to someone who hails from Lagos State and she does not want to go into taking about the…

There’s nothing like the energy of Lagos out there – A’rese

A’rese loves Lagos because it is full of energy. The actress and singer should know since she has been all over the world where she says she discovered that there is nothing like the energy you will get in the…

Regina Hall: First Black Woman To Win Best Actress At NYFCC Awards (Guardian)

30 NOVEMBER 2018 Regina Hall is definitely pushing the envelope in Hollywood. The American actress On Thursday became the first black woman in the New York Film Critics Circle’s 83-year history of the association. The actress was a recipient of…

Ify Ubah loves Lagos for the hustle and bustle

Ask Ify Ubah, actress and model, what she loves about Lagos and the reply is simply because of the hustle and bustle. But then, she goes on to produce a long list. Get the full gist in the video.

Danielle Raz: The actress who can’t get enough of Lagos

Danielle Raz, an actress from Israel based in Tel Aviv, came to Lagos for the first time last month to take part in the Eko Theatre Carnival. She performed a major role in Wole Soyinka’s A Dance of the Forests…

Ego Boyo: TV, movies, family

Nollywood actress and producer, Nwakaego Boyo, the one you know as Ego Boyo will clock 50 on September 6. As it is to be expected, there will be a huge celebration for the delectable wife and mother, who has been…

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