So much has happened this past weekend since we briefed you on recent things in the Nigerian entertainment industry. Here is the weekend recap, in case you missed these things.
- Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu walks the Lagos Fashion Week runway
- Tolani Baj reveals the reason for not getting married
- Ex-BBNaija housemate and rapper Ike throws shade at Mercy Eke in song
- Jim Iyke opens up about his marriage life
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu walks the Lagos Fashion Week runway
All eyes were on the Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, as he walked on the Lagos Fashion Week styled in a floral-patterned blazer with blue pants to match.
The Lagos Fashion Week was a week-long event that began on October 25 and ended on October 29. The annual fashion event witnessed the attendance of several fashion enthusiasts, fashionistas, and celebrities.
It was shocking to see the State’s governor in attendance and an even bigger surprise to see him walk the runway with other male models at the event.
Tolani Baj reveals the reason for not getting married
Big Brother Naija’s ex-housemate, Tolani Baj, was seen partying on her social media platform, Snapchat when a fan inquired about her marital status and if she has any.
The influencer quickly answered the question, airing her opinion on marriage relationships.
“I’m not convinced that married people are convinced,” she said.
Ex-BBNaija housemate and rapper Ike throws shade at Mercy Eke in song
Despite ending their relationship amicably, the once star-crossed lovers, Mercy Eke and Ike, both ex-housemates of the Nigerian reality TV show Big Brother Naija, have made subtle remarks against the other on social media.
Recently, Ike, a reality TV star and now rapper, shaded his ex, Mercy Eke, in a song, claiming he made her who she is.
“I’ve never been a hater; I showed you twice that I’m a queen maker. Got a new ride, not that old school Lambo,” he sang.
While Ike was dissing his ex in his song, she covered the Lagos Fashion Week runway as she walked for the LFJ brand at the event.
Jim Iyke opens up about his marriage life
Nollywood veteran actor Jim Iyke has always kept his personal life private, which has left the media curious about his private life.
The actor got to bare it all out on a show with the TV girl, Toke Makinwa.
On the show, Jim Iyke revealed, per Toke’s request, that he was divorced and had separated from his Caucasian wife. The reason for the divorce was shocking to the listeners as he disclosed that his ex-wife was jealous of her kids.
According to Jim, he showered more attention on his kid and his wife, a Russian, was envious of the attention he gave to their child.
He blamed himself for not being able to love his wife the way she loved him as he turned all his attention to his child.
He faults himself for not being able to handle his marriage better than he did back then and claims he is a much better person than he was before.
Ayomitide Adeyinka is a content writer, crypto journalist and editor with a Bsc in Political Science. He is also an egalitarian.