Here’s everything you missed in entertainment over the weekend and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today.
Banky W emerges House of Reps. candidate in Lagos
Singer, Olubankole Wellington will run for the position of House of Representatives in the 2019 presidential election.
Wellington, 37, made this known Saturday when he was declared as the flagbearer of the Modern Democratic Party (MDP) for Eti-Osa Federal House Of Representatives.
AY, Denrele, Runtown attend Mike Ezuruonye’s Lagos Real Fake Life film premiere
The premiere held at Genesis Deluxe Cinemas and saw celebrities like AY Makun, Chioma Akpotha, Runtown, IK Ogbonna, Peggy Ovurie, MC Lively, Josh2Funny, Funny Bone, MC Shakara, Rico Swavey, Ahneeka, Denrele Edun, Acapella and others in attendance.
D’banj releases ‘Shake It’ with Tiwa Savage
D’banj has released his new afrobeat song, ‘Shake It’, featuring Tiwa Savage.
Gbenro Ajibade says he is not gay
This follows an emoji ? he used on his Instagram page and his photos with nipples rings.
He wrote, “Shoutout to @queenviee @jaymoneyentt@nevadabridgepro @mofedamijo for the knowledge. So I would naturally not say but I feel at the end of the day we as human beings learn on a daily basis and with the platform I have, would be nice to impact same knowledge to my lovely followers that don’t know so they won’t make the same mistake. DONT GET IT TWISTED M NOT TRYING TO PROVE A POINT TO NOBODY COS I DONT GIVE A F**K!!! For those who don’t know (even tho in my context I was obviously referring to the actual weather) this is for you: The ? emoji is ALSO a symbol for the ‘LBGT’ movement (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender). Fortunately or unfortunately for y’all I AM NONE OF THE ABOVE!!!!…check my records?. Am only explaining for those that didn’t know till today like me. So please stop having my dm’s adulterated(you know yourselves!?And about my piercings…hey they are just 4years old and am only on the 7th one??.”
Rita Dominic says she will only marry when she finds true love
The actress said on ‘Your View’ on TVC, “At the end of the day, if I’m going to do it, I’m doing it for myself not that the society wants me to do it. I always will still say; I will marry the man of my dreams and not the man the society dreams for me.
“Society feels there’s something wrong with you if you’re a certain age and you’re not married. What if it’s the society something is wrong with? For forcing someone to do what they don’t want to do.”
Omoleye Omoruyi… an apprentice web/game developer, novelist, sensitive to happenings in the world. Meet him @Lord_rickie on Twitter/Instagram