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Davido, DAF announce N300 million giveaway

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David Adedeji Adeleke, popularly known as Davido

Davido, DAF announce N300 million giveaway

Afrobeats sensation David Adeleke, widely known as Davido, has committed to donating N300 million to various orphanages across the nation.

The announcement was made through his social media channels on Tuesday, February 20, continuing a tradition he started several years ago.

Davido emphasized the importance of giving back to the community, particularly during a period when Nigerians are facing challenges such as increased food and petrol prices. He reiterated his dedication to supporting orphanages and vulnerable groups in the country.

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In previous years, Davido has been proactive in his philanthropic endeavors. Last year, he generously distributed N237 million to numerous orphanages, and in October 2022, he donated N250 million to support 292 orphanages nationwide.

The donation will be facilitated through The David Adeleke Foundation (DAF), ensuring that the funds reach those in need. Davido expressed his commitment to transparency, promising to provide detailed information about the disbursement process. He stated, “I and my foundation pledge the sum of 300 million Naira to orphanages around Nigeria … as my yearly contribution to the nation. Details of disbursement tomorrow.”

Davido, DAF announce N300 million giveaway

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Junior Pope’s death: Angela Okorie, Zubby Michael in war of words

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Zubby Michael, Angela Okorie and Junior Pope

Junior Pope’s death: Angela Okorie, Zubby Michael in war of words

Following the death of Junior Pope, actress Angela Okorie has restarted her online fight with her colleague, Zubby Michael.

Okorie mentioned on her Instagram Story that Zubby was Junior Pope’s best man during his wedding, claiming that Zubby harbored envy and was never a genuine friend to him.

She restated her previous warning to him, declaring her plan to shame him whenever she was ready.

She criticized the actor’s behavior, highlighting his incapacity to build meaningful connections owing to envy and a fixation with being number one.

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She said: “Zubby you be Junior Pope’s best man for his wedding if am not mistaken. Na thunder go fire you Zubby. I tell you say you don buy market I told you and Mula that day that I will disgrace you that you should be ready for me, you are never anybody’s friend. Braaaaa you wicked reach inside your blood, you are too envious, you be number 1 but my artist fee na times 10 your own yet you dey jonse mugu, the world must start seeing your wickedness.

“These blood-sucking demons been doing too much. Speak up when you see evil. Junior Pope na person. E pain me say he die I swear.”

Okorie also exposed the industry and its fake love, noting that it was in the same industry, she was poisoned.

She added: “Junior Pope was one person in millions. Anyone who comes across him can testify. He is a very soft, non-problematic human, a happy soul. He is always about his family but sometimes to be that quiet no good cos people go just dey match you anyhow.

“They know I am one of the best things that has ever happened to Nollywood. Haters can argue if they like, but God no gree hahaha. You see this industry, they hate themselves no real love o. Do you know how many times these heartless people have poisoned me? Even before I was shot. Run from Nollywood friends. How much hate, what did I do? Nothing. Just because am doing well some of them wey no fit sing wan kill their selves.”

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Yinka Davies to perform at Rotary Humanitarian Reporting Awards

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Yinka Davies to perform at Rotary Humanitarian Reporting Awards

Sensuous Jazz singer, lyricist and vocalist, Yinka Davies, will perform and serenade guests at Rotary International District 9110 Humanitarian Reporting Awards (RHRA) on Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at Ikeja GRA, Lagos.

Rotary International District 9110 Governor, Rotarian Ifeyinwa Ejezie, said, “The renowned jazz musician, lyricist, and dancer, Yinka Davies would entertain guests, journalists and Rotarians at the Rotary District 9110 Humanitarian Awards ceremony.”

Ejezie further stated that the award “is aimed at recognising and honouring journalists for their support of Rotary, the world largest service organisation.

She said, “The awards ceremony is aimed at strengthening the partnership between Rotary and the media by recognising journalists and media organisations with outstanding record of reportage of Rotary District 9110 and clubs humanitarian intervention projects in communities within Lagos and Ogun states.”

Chairman of the Awards Committee, Rotarian Ehi Braimah stated that the “awards would be presented in 15 categories,for coverage of Rotary clubs and District 9110 activities.”

The categories and nominees are the Best TV station in reportage of Rotary clubs and District 9110 activities: Arise News, Channels TV and TVC; nominees for Best newspaper in the reportage of Rotary humanitarian activities: The Guardian, This day and Telegraph; Best online newspaper in the coverage of Rotary District 9110 and clubs activities, nominees are: Legend News online, Brand Times Online and News Spy Online; Best TV station in online reportage of Rotary activities, nominees are: NTA, Arise News and TVC.

Other nominees are Outstanding journalist in the coverage of Rotary District 9110 and clubs activities: TVC’s Theophilus Elamah, Mosunmola Ogeolu, Arise News and Eniola Popoola, TVC; Outstanding print reporter in the coverage of Rotary District 9110 and Clubs’ activities, nominees are: The Nation’s Joseph Eshanokpe, The Guardian’s Isaac Taiwo and New Telegraph’s Tony Okuyeme; Outstanding club Public Image Chairman nominees are: Rotarian Ifeoma Williams, Rotary Club of Lagos; Rotarian Oyinlola Sale, Rotary club of Akowonjo and Rotarian B. Adesan, Rotary Club of Ajah Golden.

The Vice Chairman Awards Committee, Rotarian Olalekan Otun, stated, “The Provost of Nigerian lnstitute of (NIJ), Mr Gbenga Adefaye, would deliver the keynote address; Chairman of Channels TV Media Group, Dr John Momoh, is the special guest of honour, while former Minister of Health and past District Governor, Prince Julius Adelusi- Adeluyi, will be the guest of honour and Chief Olusegun Osoba, former Governor of Ogun State and doyen of journalism in Nigeria, is will be chairman of the ceremony.

Rotary District 9110 covers Lagos and Ogun states and from July 1, 2024 it will evolve into two districts: District 9111 with Rotn Dr Wole Kukoyi and District 9112 Rotn Femi Adenekan as District Governors-elect respectively.

The RHRA sponsors are listed as over 52 advocates or independent donors and corporate sponsors such as Ollam Systems Ltd, BCIL Ltd, Grynx Index Initiatives, WE 2 Luv Babies Toys store, ADG logistics, Landmark media Ltd, Codros Capital Ltd, El- Bethel Nursery and Pry School, Acess Bank Plc, Adna Hotel Ltd, and Naija Times Online Newspaper Ltd.

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Separation: Wunmi Ajiboye spills dirty secrets as she slams ex-husband Ogungbe

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Separation: Wunmi Ajiboye spills dirty secrets as she slams ex-husband Ogungbe

Yoruba Nollywood actress and mother of two Omowunmi Ajiboye has spilled some secrets about her ex as she calls netizens to attention against bullying her.

The actress went on love on Instagram to address the rage directed towards her since her separation from husband, issuing strict warning to those who has constantly being bullying her since then.

According to Wunmi Ajiboye, Segun Ogungbe is a cheater who does ‘dirty things’ in her house and does not show regards for her. She spoke about how the actor has been cheating on her for quite a time but she never minded because he was not caught in the act. The last straw was when she caught him cheating in her house.

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While spilling the events that led to their separation, Wunmi Ajiboye threatened to reveal the pains she went through while married to the actor despite giving her all to their relationship. She claimed they were never married and would not allow his waywardness to tie her down.

She went on to disclose that the actor slept with girls living under her, impregnated some and made them abort.

She addressed the issue surrounding her alleged relationship with MC Oluomo, claimed they shared a platonic relationship and have only being with the NURTW boss a few times.

he actress pleaded and also placed heavy curses on trolls stating she’s at her wits end and can’t withstand the bullying. She noted how sometime back in 2023 when she held her mother’s burial, she was bullied online for giving much importance to MC Oluomo and igboriyger estranged husband.

Wunmi iterated the fact that they were never married and only had children together.

Wunmi Ajiboye told Segun Ogungbe to respect his wife and stop his “dirty behavior” and also respect those around him.

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