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Comedian AY’s House Gutted By Fire



Comedian AY's house

By Esther Kainebi-Daniel

Comedian Ayo Makun’s (AY) platatial house was on Sunday gutted by fire. The house is located in Richmond Estate, Lekki, Lagos State.

The luxurious home is fitted with lights, glass, expensive chandelier, long staircase, furniture and plants.

The development has triggered emotional reactions on social media as netizens took to their social handles to commiserate with the humour merchant.

maryremmynjoku: Noooo!

ushbebecomedian wrote: Damn!!!! No shaking God’s got y’all…

priscillia_oluchi_: Omg. F!re outbreak is a terrible incident that can happen to anyone. I hope there were no casualties.

ezelimitless: A popular Yoruba proverb if I remember well says “a king’s house that is burnt, only adds beauty.” God has blessed him, this is just a minor setback.

ashbel_psychic: Omo! I pray for safety of life for them all. None shall be injured in Jesus name.

mikkyx__: If you see the way I shouted Jesus! You go think sey na my house burn… oh I no even get house… Omoo thank God for house insurance oo and it’s a good thing no lives were lost…

Some mischief makers attributed the incident to comedian’s beef with fellow comedian, Bright Okpocha well known as BasketMouth.

sweezzy1: Basket mouth is typing.

macloudspro: This has nothing to do with his beef with humans. This is a fire incident. Don’t attach it to your superstitions.

adeoluolatomide: Is it like some people lack sense? Why mentioning Basket mouth in this? Nonsense!.

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VIDEO: Nollywood Actor Olu Jacobs Is Not Dead – Family



By John Michael Ojo

The family of multiple award-winning Nollywood Actor, Olu Jacobs has debunked the rumors making rounds social media that the 82-year-veteran who has been dealing with dementia is dead.

This was made known by the family in a now viral clip to support their claims.

Also collaborating with the family claims via her official X handle formerly called Twitter, Kate Henshaw, a veteran in the Nigerian make believe industry asked why Nigerians keep wishing the thespian dead despite his contribution in the movie industry.


“You do this to this great man and his family ALL THE TIME!!

“It is all shades of wrong!!

” Stop for goodness sake!!

” UNCLE OLU JACOBS is ALIVE!!!,” she maintained.

On his part, Shehu Sani, a former Senator of the the Federal Republic of Nigeria in the seventh assembly simply wrote: “Thank God for the news that Olu Jacobs is alive.”

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Ooni Of Ife Makes Demand From Daughter



Oni of Ife and his daughter

By John Michael Ojo

Princess Adeola, the daughter of Ooni of Ife who turns 30 on May 20, has been urged to bring home a man for marriage.

The call was made by her father, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II in a now viral post on social media on Monday.

Ogunwusi while praying for the Princess, teased her to bring home her choiced husband as she is now ripe to be married out. The first class monarch also used the opportunity to reveal what his expectations has been towards her over the years.

He wrote, “Princess Adeola, Aanuoluwapo, Atutunini, Bamdefe Ogunwusi, Omo Ojaja II. I am truly grateful for the fulfilling life you have lived. May God Almighty continue to be with you in all your endeavours. Amen!

“When you turned 10, your father would talk to you about school and your future. At 20, he encouraged you to listen and understand the importance of morals and well-being, even as you sought independence.

“Now that you are 30, you are a grown woman. Your father senses that you no longer wish to be advised as independence has finally set in.

“I talked 10 to you and got your subtle independent behaviour in return. I talked 20 to you, and I still got your near-obvious independence behaviour in return. Now I’m talking 30 to a grown woman, so go and bring husband to daddy. With love from the throne of Oduduwa.

“Congratulations, and may God continue to guide you in all your pursuits,” he added.

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Asake Displaces Grammy Winner Tyla , Limoblaze Wins Best Gospel Act In MOBO Awards




By John Michael Ojo

Ahmed Ololade professionally known as Asake, on Wednesday, clinched the award for the Best African Artist of the Year at the 2024 MOBO Awards held in Sheffield, United Kingdom.

Asake who recently lost his Grammy nomination to South African singer, Tyla, was named the winner ahead of his counterparts in the music industry such as Davido, Rema, Ayra Starr and the 22-year-old Grammy Award-winning South African singer Tyla.

Also among the winners is fast-rising Nigerian gospel singer, Limoblaze who won the Best Gospel Act at the award ceremony.

While Drake and 21 Savage were joint winners of the Best International Act award, Soul II Soul was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

British rapper, Central Cee topped the winners’ chart with two awards: Best Male Act and Song of the Year for ‘Sprinter’ with British-Nigerian rapper, Dave.

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