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Ariana Grande, Dalton Gomez Divorce After Two Years Of Marriage
Ariana Grande and Dalton Gomez have reportedly decided to part ways after a two-year marriage. They tied the knot discreetly in May 2021 following a year of dating. Their separation occurred in January 2023, signalling the path towards divorce. According to sources, they were not a compatible match, and Dalton had maintained a high level of privacy regarding their relationship with his peers.
Despite their decision to part as spouses, they remain amicable and continue to have regular phone conversations. While Ariana has not officially addressed the reports, she has been seen without her wedding ring in recent weeks. This marriage was their first for both of them. Ariana is now romantically involved with Broadway actor Ethan Slater, renowned for his performances in ‘Spongebob Squarepants: The Musical’ and ‘Hamilton’. Slater is also set to play Boq in the upcoming film adaptation of ‘Wicked’.
Big Brother All-Stars Evictions
Last Sunday, in the Big Brother Naija All Stars house, a significant turn of events unfolded. Three housemates, Alex, Neoenergy, Sholzy, and Whitemoney, and a special guest bid their farewells. The House Head, Cross, openly acknowledged the overwhelming nature of managing the house. Notably, Whitemoney, a previous winner of the show, was the unfortunate first eviction of the night. During the evening, some intriguing conversations took place.
Venita faced inquiries about her relationship with Mercy Eke, while Neoenergy revealed his amicable connection with Tolanibaj. Ilebaye, the first housemate to accumulate two strikes, was scrutinised for her involvement in inciting conflicts among the contestants. Additionally, Angel’s role in the Adekunle love letter saga came to light. As the night concluded, Alex was announced as the final eviction, making way for Cross to secure a spot in the highly anticipated finale. Wait for who goes next!
Teyana Taylor, Iman Shumpert’s Separation Announcement
Teyana Taylor and Iman Shumpert have revealed their decision to part ways after being married for seven years. The couple made this announcement via their Instagram accounts, emphasising that despite their separation, they continue to maintain a strong friendship, collaborate effectively as business partners, and jointly raise their two daughters, Junie and Rue. Their romantic journey began in 2010, culminating in an engagement in 2015 and a wedding in October 2016. Their separation has taken many by surprise, as Taylor and Shumpert have always been candid about their relationship. They want their fans to know that their bond remains strong in terms of friendship and co-parenting, while also requesting privacy during this transitional period.
Chude’s Journey As An Interviewer
Chude Jideonwo, an accomplished social media interviewer and journalist, has unveiled the captivating narrative of his journey as an interviewer through his renowned programme, “WithChude.” Embarking on this career path 20 years ago, he engaged in enlightening conversations with prominent figures such as Chimamanda Adichie, Dare Art Alade, and Muhtar Bakare.
Jideonwo’s reputation is firmly rooted in his unwavering professionalism, as he has conducted compelling interviews with a wide spectrum of individuals, including esteemed actors and actresses like Adewale Ayuba, Pete Edochie, and popular Big Brother Naija stars. His profound delight emanates from the art of listening to people’s stories and offering valuable guidance on their path forward. Nonetheless, Jideonwo issues a cautionary note, highlighting that challenges such as poverty and the unpredictability of fuel supply in Nigeria can occasionally divert his focus from his calling.
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