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Veteran Nollywood comic actor, Babatunde Omidina aka Baba Suwe, is dead (Video)

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Veteran Nollywood comic actor, Babatunde Omidina aka Baba Suwe, has passed on.

According to BBC, his demise was announced by his son, Adesola Omidina, on social media. In the statement, the veteran thespian died on Monday, November 22 at age 63.

Recall that Omidina began acting in 1971 but came into limelight after he featured in a movie titled, Omolasan. He became more popular after he featured in Iru Esin, produced by Olaiya Igwe in 1997.

Early life

He was born on August 22, 1958, in Inabere Street in Lagos Island where he grew up but hails from Ikorodu local government area of Lagos State, southwestern Nigeria.

Omidina had his primary education at Jamaitul Islamial Primary School in Lagos and Children Boarding School, Osogbo before he proceeded to Adekanbi Commercial High School in Mile 12, Lagos state but obtained the West African School Certificate from Ifeoluwa Grammar School in Osogbo, the capital of Osun State.

Omidina began acting in 1971 but came into the limelight after he featured in a movie titled, Omolasan, a film produced by Obalende.
He became more popular after he featured in Iru Esin, produced by Olaiya Igwe in 1997. He had featured and produced several Nigerian movies such as Baba Jaiye jaiye, a movie that featured Funke Akindele and Femi Adebayo, the son of the veteran actor Adebayo Salami.

In 2011, he was accused of cocaine trafficking by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, an allegation that was described as false and defamatory by the ruling of the Lagos high court of law.

 


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“If you know you know” – Nigerians react to striking resemblance between Mercy Aigbe’s new boo and her ex-husband’s son.

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Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe has continued to face controversial reactions from Nigerian netizens after she chose to flaunt her new boo, who is alleged to be a married man.

 

Today is the actress’s new boo, Kazim Adeoti’s birthday and on her Instagram page, she’s been celebrating the gentleman with words like “a great partner and source of my happiness”.
However, as she continued to celebrate him, some netizens couldn’t get over the fact that her new boo, Kazim, shares a striking resemblance with her son, Juwon whom she had with her ex-husband, Lanre Gentry.

 

If you know you know” – Nigerians react to striking resemblance between Mercy Aigbe’s new boo and her ex-husband’s son.

This has caused a couple of users to ask for a DNA test from Mr. Gentry as they won’t rule out the possibility that Juwon is the son of Kazim, given the relationship he has with the actress.
Read some reactions as you scroll,
dan_mbah wrote: Gentry has done DNA hence his refusal to pay school fees. Juwon and the new husband carry same mouth
kaylaaccessories wrote: Dis is Juwon father jare if u know u know
rita_of_grace wrote: @kaylaaccessories I think so too. The resemblance is strong
omobee75421 wrote: As in , split image of this man. Mr Gentry need to demand for DNA asap.


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Actress Mercy Aigbe has found love again After 4 Years Parting Ways With Ex Husband. (Photos)

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The actress and film producer has found love four years after parting ways with her ex husband, Lanre Gentry.

Mercy Aigbe has continued to hint at the identity of her new man referring to him as Alhaji the owner.

Sources disclosed that Aigbe’s new man is also an entertainment practitioner and big investor in an online streaming platform.

Actress Mercy Aigbe has found love again After 4 Years Parting Ways With Ex Husband. (Photos)

It was gathered that her lover has been spoiling her with affection and support with the actress getting the buying-in of her children, Michelle and Olajuwon to remarry.
Other sources alleged that the ‘Agbeke’ star’s new man was present at her lavish birthday ceremony, which held a few weeks back and had several celebrities in attendance.

Unconfirmed sources alleged that Aigbe had secretly given her consent to become ‘Alhaji’s wife according to Islamic marital rites.

See her post below;


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Actress Ini Edo seeks for N6 million for baby born without eyes to undergo surgery in India (Video)

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Ini Edo, a veteran actress, has launched a fundraising campaign for a 30-day-old baby who was born blind. The baby would need to undergo surgery in order to gain sight.

Ini Edo was distressed when she saw a video of a 30-day-old baby born without any traces of eyes.

The actress stated that some people are simply blessed by God because their offspring are still alive and unaffected by defections.
The baby’s abnormality was classified as “Anophthalmia,” a birth abnormality in which a baby is born with one or both eyes non-existent.

Actress Ini Edo seeks for N6 million for baby born without eyes to undergo surgery in India (Video)

She further stated that some series of test carried out on the baby has revealed that the newborn has eyes but would need surgery for her to see.
According to Ini, the surgery will be performed in three stages: the outer false opening, the eyeballs, and the correction surgery, all of which will take place in India.

Ini Edo also disclosed that the procedure is expected to cost N6,000,000, and she is appealing to generous Nigerians to help with donations to help raise the funds.

Actress Ini Edo seeks for N6 million for baby born without eyes to undergo surgery in India (Video)

She wrote;
For many of us that our kids is in good and sound health don’t know the Grace.😢😭
This baby is just 30 days Old Born with no traces of eyes (👀) called (Anophthalmia) a birth defect where a baby is born without one or both eyes.
Series of test and scan discover that the baby is having eyes, But will need to undergo some surgeries which includes, the outer flssh opening, the eye ball opening & corrective surgery which will be done in India🙏😭😫.——-Estimated surgery Bill is NGN6,000,000.00 (6million naira) 😭😭🙏🙏.
Please we are all seeking for your help and support on this 30days old baby. Let us support, share and Repost.—————
1016417046: GIVERS SUPPORTIVE FOUNDATION (Zenith Bank)🏦.——–
For more info/Enquiry: Contact or DM: @gsf_foundation verified Instagram page. It is more blessed to give than to receive, Givers never lack. #giverssupportivefoundation Please: REPOST & TAG as many as you can.. Together we can help

For more info/Enquiry: Contact or DM: @gsf_foundation verified Instagram page. It is more blessed to give than to receive, Givers never lack. #giverssupportivefoundation Please: REPOST & TAG as many as you can.. Together we can help the baby..😭😫🙏.”

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