Nollywood actress Uche Jombo is today celebrating her 20th year in the industry.
Going down memory lane, the veteran actress wrote:
“Today, 20years ago, I made my debut in a Nollywood film (visa to hell).
“What a journey its been…worked my way from playing lead in my first 2 films to waka pass roles ,supporting roles, to no role, moving to writing the roles I wanted as a scriptwriter, back to leading roles with (games men play which I co-wrote with @ememisong ) to eventually investing back into this industry that changed my life through @uchejombostudios (one of the actors with the highest number of self-funded films).
“I want to say a big thank you… everyone who gave me a chance, worked with me, partnered with me on projects and most importantly YOU. …My true ujlovers THANK YOU.
“With over 200 films as an actor, over 30films as a screenwriter, over 30 films as an executive producer, lately 6films as a director and STILL going!!! I made it this far because of you and we only just began
Join me in raising a glass to #UJ20yearsinNollywood.
“We are moving the big celebration to December) I look forward to many more years contributing to taking Nollywood where it should be.
“What’s your best Uj film?”
#EndSARS: ‘It Hurts Knowing This Country Has Potential’ – Singer Tekno
Nigerian musician, Augustine Miles Kelechi alias Tekno, has shared how hurt he is over the ongoing #EndSARS protest, especially because of the potential for greatness in the country.
The 27-year-old Afro pop singer and songwriter took to his Twitter page to post thus:
“Everyone of them knows the truth about this country…… it is bad bad.. It just hurts bad knowing the potential of this country.. E Dey pain me gan #endsars #EndSARS #EndsSARS”
The artist has also berated the system of gerontocracy in the country. “Old people leading us for how long! How is there a future when all our leaders are at the near end of their careers, how will they want something new when they all old“, he tweeted.
See his posts below:
#EndSARS: ‘We Have Had Peaceful Protests So Far’ – Peruzzi
Nigerian musician, Tobechukwu Victor Okoh, better known as Peruzzi, has stated that the #EndSARS protest has been peaceful so far.
The Afro-pop star took to his Twitter page to make this known to those who think that the protests have been far from peaceful.
He also addressed the tweet to those who are trying to portray the protesters as thugs or hoodlums.
In his words:
“Since the beginning of the protest, we have dished out our minds on a very peaceful level. Too peaceful we started complaining that the enjoyment was too much. Now you think it’s a right move to portray these same peaceful protesters as thugs??? Come, una suppose get sense now”
See his Twitter post below:
#EndSARS: ‘My Heart Is Bleeding’ – Singer Teni
Nigerian singer, Teniola Apata, better known as Teni, has revealed that her heart is bleeding regarding the ongoing #EndSARS protest. The ‘Uyo Meyo’ crooner took to her Twitter page to write:
“I’m hurt! My heart is bleeding. These people don’t give a fuck about us. Wow #EndSARS”
The Afro pop star also took out time to write a tribute to Anthony Onome. She thanked him for putting everything on the line for his country.
In her words:
“Rest in Power!! Anthony Onome, your bravery and sacrifice will never be in vain, once again, I’m sorry our country failed you. Thank you for putting everything on the line. You are another reason we won’t stop!! #EndSARS”
See her posts below:
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