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“My Dad Paid N50k For Me To Be In My First Movie” – Actress Bimbo Ademoye Reveals

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Popular Nollywood actress and model, Bimbo Ademoye, has disclosed how supportive her father has been of her acting career.

The Nollywood actress shared this in a recent chat with YouTuber, Hawa Magaji, while opening up about her personal life and career.

Bimbo Ademoye revealed that her first salary as an actress was 12,500 naira (twelve thousand five hundred naira) and the producers told her she would be paid six months after filming.

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She further stated that her father decided to step in and manage the shooting budget of 50,000 naira so she could star in the film.

The 31-year-old Nollywood actress also opened up about her struggle with low self-esteem issues that have escalated into anxiety.

In her words,

“If I’m in a room with more than 10 people, I start to have an anxiety attack. I think my social anxiety came from having low self-esteem issues growing up, and not being with my parents. I grew up with this thought in my head that nobody wanted to be around me.

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“I don’t really like human beings because I feel like they are full of shit based on my experience. Most times I love to be by myself. I’d rather not deal with the hurt that people tend to bring. I’d rather just be on my own and just be around the few people that I’ve been given access to me.

“I’m still dealing with that even at this stage. That’s why I’m very close to my dad because [he] was very big on helping me with that. I wet the bed for a long time. I’m talking about SS2 and SS3. My dad laughed it off.

My first ever acting gig, they told me they were going to pay me N12,500 and they were going to pay me six months after shooting. My dad paid for my shooting budget of N50,000 during the shoot.”

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Davido Pledges N300M To Orphanages Across Nigeria

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Popular Nigerian Afrobeats singer, David Adeleke, known professionally as Davido, publicly promises to donate a large sum of money to orphanages in Nigeria.

The Afrobeats singer shared this commitment on February 20, 2024, on the microblogging platform, X, He also shared this commitment on his Instagram page.

 

 

 

He said it is an agreement between him and his foundation to fund the orphanages with the sum of three hundred million naira.

Davido stressed that this commitment is an annual gift as a contribution to the nation.

The DMW Boss tweeted;

“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”

The Music executive also added that the details of the fund’s disbursement will be announced on February 21.

The Afrobeats singer’s pledge to fund orphanages has sparked much speculation on social media; Some are congratulating the singer on his humanitarian act, and others still ask him about the broken promise of the previous one.

See comments;

@bright__r Omo wrote: At this point ehn, person way dey orphanage home no know wetin God do for am 😂

@successodinoye1 wrote: All other artists no go wan help Nigerians at this trying times. But they forget. Na we dey push their career…

@kayzywizzzy wrote: What of the N20 million you promised people on Twitter?

@rosythrone wrote: Davido has given to Nigeria more than all our governments.

@honest30bgfan_wrote: The last one way you do nobody see anything collect, no go find food chop and pay up your debt…

 

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“I’m The Reason The $ Is Now N1,700 And Counting” – Basketmouth

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Popular comedian and actor, Bright Okpocha aka Basketmouth, blames himself for the country’s inflation and other ongoing problems.

The comedian responded sarcastically to a netizen who recently attacked him, saying that he contributed to the problem in Nigeria.

He said the comedian had planned a concert on Election Day instead of going to the polls.

“Did Basketmouth Vote for Good Governance on Election Day?” Basketmouth, whose show was scheduled for February 25, 2023. He is part of Nigeria’s problem,” the tweep said.

In response, Basketmouth admitted that he was the cause of the problems currently plaguing the country, including the high cost of the dollar.

He wrote;

“Oh yes!!! I guess I am the problem!! I’m the reason the $ is now N1,700 and counting. I’m the one that keeps collapsing the power grid. I’m the reason the refineries don’t work. I’m the snake that swallowed $100,000. I guess I am the one.”

In other news, veteran Nollywood actor, Uwazuoke, has disclosed details about his early years, describing how his looks and stature gave him an unfair advantage.

The veteran actor recently spoke on Yancontentfactory about his earliest memories and shared how his father had a total of 11 children and for some reason, every time a male child reaches the age of 25, he dies. (Continue reading)

 

 

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“Nobody Agreed To Carry Me When I Was Born Because Of My Face” – Uwaezuoke

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Veteran Nollywood actor, Uwazuoke, has disclosed details about his early years, describing how his looks and stature gave him an unfair advantage.

The veteran actor recently spoke on Yancontentfactory about his earliest memories and shared how his father had a total of 11 children and for some reason, every time a male child reaches the age of 25, he dies.

The movie star recalled how the whole village celebrated his birth, but when they saw his face, they were repelled.

According to Uwaezuoke, his mother never received a gift from anyone and they always found reasons not to see or hold him.

The veteran Nollywood actor added that women usually lose interest in him once they notice his looks and height.

However, he maintained that nobody is better than him except God.

Watch him speak below.

In other news, popular comedian and actor, Bright Okpocha aka Basketmouth, blames himself for the country’s inflation and other ongoing problems. The comedian responded sarcastically to a netizen who recently attacked him, saying that he contributed to the problem in Nigeria.

He said the comedian had planned a concert on Election Day instead of going to the polls.

“Did Basketmouth Vote for Good Governance on Election Day?” Basketmouth, whose show was scheduled for February 25, 2023. He is part of Nigeria’s problem,” the tweep said.

In response, Basketmouth admitted that he was the cause of the problems currently plaguing the country, including the high cost of the dollar. (Continue reading)

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