Connect with us

Entertainment

Okey Bakassi to mark 25 years on stage with April show

Published

on

Come April, 22, comedian and actor Okey Bakassi will be holding his comedy show in Lagos to ‘celebrate his 25 years as a comedian.’

He said this at the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) dinner which held on Saturday at the Convention Centre of the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.

According to Ali Baba, who introduced Okey, the comedian has spent over 25 years in the humour business.

“For real, we’ve been doing this for over 25 years,” Okey said to the audience immediately he grabbed the mic, referring to his work as a comedian.

“For one minute, I was wishing that my name would be on that list. and maybe I would consider changing my name from Okey Bakassi to Okey NIMASA. And who knows, by the next one when I would be 26, there would be a category for 26 and I would be part of it. But since I didn’t’ make your list, I’ve decided that on the 22nd of April, this same hall, I would gather all of you. Ticket would be my own award.”

Okey, born Okechukwu Anthony Onyegbule on October 23, 1969 in Imo State is also an award-winning actor.

source: Thenation

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Entertainment

Nse Ikpe-Etim Reacts To Desmond Elliot’s Call For Social Media Regulation

Published

on

Nse Ikpe-Etim
Nollywood Actress Nse Ikpe-Etim

Nollywood Actress Nse Ikpe-Etim

Nigerian actress, Nse Ikpe-Etim, has reacted to the call for social media regulation by popular actor cum Lagos lawmaker, Desmond Elliot.

A fan had tweeted at the movie star and a few of her colleagues known to be friends with Elliot requesting their opinion on his speech.

@HenshawKate, @uchejombo, @IshaSesay, @NseIkpeEtim, @MichelleDede … Respectfully asking; don’t you guys still hangout with Desmond? I sincerely think if you guys do he would be better at representing the people“, the fan asked.

Read AlsoNse Ikpe-Etim Goes Into Self-Isolation After Returning From UK

Ikpe-Etim retweeted the tweet with a comment that reads:

“A basket can hold many seeds, not all would be worth planting. This reply is also respectfully.”

See her reply below:

The actress’ reply

 

Continue Reading

Entertainment

‘If You Are Arrogant, Stay Away From Public Service’ – Film Director, Mildred Okwo Tells Lawmakers

Published

on

'If You Are Arrogant, Stay Away From Public Service' - Film Director, Mildred Okwo Tells Lawmakers
Mildred Okwo

Movie Producer, Mildred Okwo

Nollywood film director and producer, Mildred Okwo, has advised arrogant people to stay away from public service in Nigeria. The award-winning filmmaker took to her Twitter page to dish out the advice.

She also shared her take on the lawmakers who are blaming the recklessness of some Nigerian youths on social media.

In her words:

“If you are arrogant, stay away from public service.”

Read Also‘Testing Cast And Crew For COVID-19 Is Expensive’ – Filmmaker Mildred Okwo

“Dear Reps, one or two of the youth on social media you malign are supposed to be in your employ to help you read & understand ur constituent’s needs. You are also supposed to create avenues for the hoodlums who helped put you in power to become responsible citizens”

See her posts below:

The filmmaker’s post

Continue Reading

Entertainment

Rapper Pepenazi Ties Knot With His Fianceè, Janine

Published

on

Rapper Pepenazi Ties Knot With His Fianceè, Janine
Pepenazi and his fiancée, Janine

Pepenazi and his fiancée, Janine

Nigeria rapper, Pepenazi,who is also media personality Dotun’s brother, finally tied the nuptial knot with his fiancée, Janine on Friday.

According to reports, the couple got married at the Ikoyi registry, Lagos in the presence of their close friends and family.

OAP Dotun broke the exciting news on social media and he also shared photos from the civil marriage ceremony.

In the photos, Pepenazi, who is now a married man, wore a dapper tuxedo while his bride donned a beautiful white gown.

Information Nigeria recalls the pair got engaged in February.

Read Also: Singer Pepenazi Proposes To His Girlfriend (Video)

See the photos below:

Continue Reading

Trending