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Funke Akindele

26 Aug
Remains Of Nollywood Actor, Saint Obi Laid To Rest Tears flowed freely on Friday, as the remains of actor, Obinna Nwafor, popularly known as Saint Obi were laid to rest in his birthplace of Umuezealaeze, Alaenyi Ogwa in Imo State. The interment came more than three months after his death. Aged 57, the actors’ actor,…
19 Aug
Nigeria's flag will fly at full mast tomorrow in Berlin, Germany when Funke Akindele’s box office hit, ‘Battle on Buka Street,’ will screen at a premier film festival, dubbed ‘Box Office Around the World.’ The festival presents six current cinema productions that are audience successes and box office hits in their countries of origin, but…
20 Mar
Popular Nigerian actress, Funke Akindele, and also PDP deputy Governor aspirant has reacted to the recently concluded elections in Lagos state. She reacted to the election on her social media handle, precisely twitter that, "I’m glad that we could at least speak up. Thank you once again, Lagos, for showing your daughter support. As I…
20 Mar
The Lagos deputy governorship candidate for the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Funke Akindele, has deleted politics-related posts from her Instagram page. The actress's Instagram page feed shows that she has deleted posts that reflect her political interest. Existing content on her page reflects her popular movie character Jenifa, the actress, not a politician. Akindele and…
18 Mar
The deputy governorship candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the Lagos governorship election, Olufunke Akindele, has lost her polling unit to the incumbent, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress, (APC). Akindele’s polling unit is 019, Ita Aro Square, Àga/Ijimu ward in Ikorodu, Lagos State, where she cast her vote earlier on…
8 Feb
The Deputy National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Hon. Arc. Setonji Koshoedo has condoled with the Party’s Lagos State Deputy Governorship candidate, Ms. ’Funke Akindele on the demise of her mother, Dr R. B. Adebanjo-Akindele.
17 Dec 2022
I’m excited about it because a young guy called ‘Jack’ owns the original story. He’s a newbie in the entertainment industry and the talents we showcased on Battle on Buka Streets are young, fresh talents.
23 Sep 2022
The Deputy Director-General, Jandor/Funke 2023 Campaign Council, Ikeja Division, Tolu Akinwonmi, has urged youths and women to shun politics laced with acrimony, violence and chaos.
3 Sep 2022
They are not the only screen celebrities that threw their hats and scarf in the ring in the wake of electioneering. Several Nollywood actors and actresses expressed their interest
28 Aug 2022
Telecoms giant, Globacom, is celebrating double. It clocks 19 on August 29 while its Glo TV is also one now. For the highly impactful company founded by foremost businessman, Dr Mike Adenuga
27 Aug 2022
It was a week of bits and pieces in Moviedom and here is a pick of practitioners who made headlines for the right and wrong reasons
26 Aug 2022
The emergence of Funke Akindele as the deputy governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olajide Adediran, popularly known as Jandor, is generating lots of reaction from different quarters.


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Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has inaugurated a school and clinic, reconstructed and fully equipped by his wife Barr. Amina Oyiza Bello, for the Eika-Ohizenyi community in Okehi Local Government Area of the state.
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On Monday, the U.S. Consulate General, in collaboration with Ascend Studios Foundation, celebrated the successful completion of the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Returned Migrant training program.
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Ogun State Police Command has arraigned the impeached chairman of the Ijebu East Local Government (LGA), Wale Adedayo.
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UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday that the world was plunging into a new nuclear arms race and warned of the shadow of "annihilation" hanging over the world.
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The FCT Minister, Mr Nyesom Wike, says a six-man committee has been set up to resolve the lingering dispute between local government employees and the six Area Councils in the FCT.