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Reactions as Olu Jacobs steps out for Lifetime Achievement Award



Olu Jacobs and wife, Joke Silva, both Nollywood actors are role models to many as they counts years of admirable union.

The legendary actor was presented with Lifetime Achievement Award At AFRIFF Globe Awards in Lagos, accompanied by wife and one of his sons.

However fans are worried that Olu Jacobs has lost so much weight, perhaps passing through some undisclosed health challenge.

Few weeks earlier to receiving Africa International Film Festival Globe Awards, the rumour was all over that the 79-year-old veteran actor was dead, which was debunked by his wife.

Joke Silva wrote, “Good day, good people. Trust you all are good? This is just to inform you that Sir J (Olu Jacobs MFR), as we fondly call him, is alive and enjoying his singing lessons. He wants to add dancing but I have advised him to wait a bit. So, to all those carrying false rumours, remember it is a criminal offence. Desist or legal action will be taken. Signed Joke Silva (MFR) AKA Mrs Ajoke Jacobs.”

Meanwhile, fans have reacted to the new photos released from the award ceremony.

Brenda Okafor, wrote, “This is so emotional for me, if you know what it is, to take care of a sick loved one and still see them achieve their dreams, you will understand her facial expression, that feeling is so priceless. I celebrate you Sir, you have Inspired alot of people. May God heal you and make you well again.”

Obidile Sylvia wrote, “Their love life is still obvious, but these days men hate their wives after wedding day.”

Promise Chinaecherem Chinedum wrote, “See love naaaaa, endless love from the deepest depth of their hearts….Nowadays, sons of Pharaoh and daughters of Jezibel will make you grieve and sometimes you will be asking yourself if u made mistake in marrying them…..Chai, this thing called LOVE shaaaa,, I pray we meet who will never turn their back on us no matter what happens, the situation or conditions, someone who will be there for us through thick and tin..”

Chinwe Onyekwere Nwachukwu wrote, “Men, be good to your wives, at old age and in sickness, she will be there for you. For those asking why her face is like that, isn’t it obvious she is teary?”

Menisa Sesay wrote, “This is the face of sadness. Seeing the love of your life slowly been eaten up by life. Age is irreversible. This is a woman who is thankful for sending her years with this gentleman but now fears his passing away. I love you Mama Jokeh for staying tight with your husband. Ohhhh Papa Olu Jacobs you have done well on this earth. May God make your life be easier.”

The actor Olu Jocobs, born Oludotun Baiyewu Jacobs in 11 July 1942 in Egba Alake, Ogun State, has starred in several British television series and international films asides Nollywood movies.

The veteran was inspired to take a chance with acting when he attended one of Chief Hubert Ogunde’s annual concert party, after which he secured a visa and travelled to England to study acting. In England, he trained at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London.

Olu Jacobs and actress Joke Silva married in 1989 and blessed with children.

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Faze loses his mother less than a year after losing his twin sister




Chibuzor Oji, better known by his stage name Faze, has lost his mother Faith.

The singer’s mother died on Jan. 12, 2022, two weeks to her 76th birthday.

This comes less than a year after the singer lost his twin sister.

“My heart is heavy, ” Faze confessed as he mourns his mother.

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Kanye West slams Kim Kardashian for denying him access to daughter’s birthday



Rapper Kanye West has slams Kim Kardashian for hiding their daughter’s birthday party venue from him.

Kanye West on Saturday went live to claim that his estranged wife, Kim Kardashian was purposely keeping him from seeing his daughter, Chicago on her birthday.

In the video, Kanye said, “I’m just wishing my daughter a public happy birthday. I wasn’t allowed to know where her party was. I’m taking control of my narrative this year. I’m not going to let this happen. Chicago, happy birthday, I love you. I’m just putting this up online because I need y’all support.”

He went on and complained about how fathers have been kept out of the family unit for ages and even with all his wealth, he still finds himself in that position.

Chicago is his third child with Kim and clocked four on Saturday.
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Jason Momoa and wife Lisa Bonet split after 16 years



Jason Momao and his wife Lisa Bonet have split after four years of marriage and 16 years together.

The Game Of Thrones star, 42, and the Cosby Show actress, 54, announced they are separating in a joint statement shared to Jason’s Instagram account on Wednesday.

Their statement read: ‘We have all felt the squeeze and changes of these transformational times… A revolution is unfolding and our family is of no exception… feeling and growing from the seismic shifts occurring.

‘And so we share our Family news that we are parting ways in marriage.’

The couple explained in their statement that they weren’t announcing their separation ‘because we think it’s newsworthy, but so that as we go about our lives we may do so with dignity and honesty.’

‘The love between us carries on, evolving in ways it wishes to be known and lived. We free each other to be who we are learning to become.

The continued: ‘Our devotion unwavering to this sacred life & our Children,’ they concluded. ‘Teaching our Children What’s possible ~ Living the Prayer.

‘May Love Prevail,’ they added, signing off as ‘J & L.’

Although the separation announcement seemingly came out of nowhere, weeks earlier Bonet had said she was learning to be ‘authentically me’ when she chatted with Marisa Tomei for Interview in December.

After the Spider-Man: No Way Home star asked Bonet ‘what’s calling’ her, she replied, ‘Definitely learning how to be authentically me, learning to be new, and following this invitation from the universe to step into this river of uncertainty.

‘We’ve eliminated all this extra noise, and now it’s time to grow our roots deeper into our own values.’

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