Popular Nollywood actress, Lilian Afegbai has splashed N2.6 million on a bag as birthday gift for herself.
The thespian who turned 30 today, November 11, took to Snapchat to flaunt the Louis Vuitton bag. The video she shared captured the moment she walked into the store in South Africa to buy the bag.
A store assistant is heard telling her the bag costs 98,500 Rands and she replied, “I’ll take it.”
Sharing the video, Lilian Afegbai wrote, “Bought for the birthday girl”.
Watch video below,
The screen diva has also taken to her Instagram page to share stunning photos of herself to celebrate her day.
She expressed gratitude to God for sparing her life and for his immense blessings.
“30yrs today and all I can say is thank you lord. Grateful for life, God thank you for sparing my life even when I was ungrateful. It can only get better, Happy birthday to me 💙💙💙💙”, she captioned the post.
Fans of Big Brother Naija season 6 first runner up, Liquorose have welcomed her back from South Africa with cash gift and several other presents.
The reality star who was recently in South Africa for business and just got back to Nigeria received a warm welcome on arrival.
Upon her return, her fans known as the ‘Liquorlions’ presented her with a cheque of 1 million naira, jewelries, amidst several other items.
Watch video below,
The ‘Liquorlions’ gesture to their favourite, has however stirred tons of reactions on social media putting her on the Twitter trend table. See some reactions below,
@sohigh_xy, “Who are these fans biko? Sapa no reach their side? Gas no cost for their area? I’m not understanding”.
@9ine.teen_, “Welcome back for what nau 😭😭😭😭😭 where do people see all this Monet from sef😭😭😭 welcome back from where nau 😭😭😭 or she go Mars?”
@dollyfashionpalace, “Welcome back beautiful flower can do the magic! Too much money”.
@__ololade__xx, “All this fans no Dey tire???dey no get parent 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂”.
Big Brother Naija lockdown winner, Lekan Agbeleshe popularly known Laycon, was shown massive love by his fans and lovers on his birthday recently.
The rapper turned 28 on Monday, November 8, and his fans came through for him with truckload of gift boxes and cakes.
In photos that made rounds on social media, Laycon’s fans decorated a room with ballons, love notes from his teeming fans, and well packaged gifts.
The ‘verified’ hitmaker also received a picture frame and food tray with different dishes from his wives’ association.
A while ago, Laycon took to social media to brag about God while noting that his current achievements are just the beginning for him.
The reality show star and singer in a Twitter post stated that he doesn’t like showing off but God loves using him to show off.
He put out the tweet few hours before his electric performance at the grand finale of the just concluded BBNaija season 6 edition.
“One thing about me, I don’t like to show off. But God definitely loves to use me to show off and I love it !!! I will continue to grow and win, this is just the beginning… there’s more celebrations to experience.”
You are inviting vultures into your marriage if you post gifts your partner gives you on social media – Joro Olumofin tells ladies
Popular relationship blogger, Joro Olumofin has advised ladies to stop posting gifts they receive from their partners on social media.
Joro in an Instastory post asserted that ladies who post their partner’s grand gestures online are putting a target on their relationship/marriage. According to him, such ladies are making their husbands/boyfriends desirable to other women.
“Nigerian ladies are always inviting vultures into their relationships/marriages because they want to pepper their single friends or the ones not receiving gifts. They plaster gifts caption “aww” and “apply pressure” on social media.
Please stop posting the gifts and money your husband/bf gives you on social media. You’re putting a target on your relationship and inviting Grade A side chicks with Dubai and Turkey done body and teeth into your relationship.
Once those side chicks have entered it’s OVER.”
See his post below,
A while ago, Joro Olumofin took to his social media page to advise ladies on the need to have a ”contingency partner”.
According to Joro, a backup boyfriend is needed to avoid depression if/when the current boyfriend suddenly ends their relationship.
It has become common practice for fans of Big Brother Naija reality stars to spoil their faves with Cash Gifts, cars and sometimes apartments.
These fans usually go extreme lengths to show love to their faves and sometimes while it is a beautiful thing to see, it may also lead to boosting the reality star’s bragging right of who’s got the most fanbase.
However in an unexpected twist, BBNaija ‘shine ya eyes’ housemate, Maria, has said she doesn’t need money from fans.
She made this known when her fans in Ghana presented her with Cedis on her visit to the country.
In her words ;
I’m not doing this with you guys, Keep your money, do not give me your money.
See video below ;
Big Brother Naija star, Nini Singh has taken to social media to show off the massive loads of gifts she received from her fans, Knights.
The 27-year-old fashion entrepreneur was presented with a giant money cake, portrait, pieces of jewelry, shoes, hundred dollar bills and other lovely gifts which were well packaged in gift boxes.
Nini went live on her Instagram page to flaunt the presents as she danced happily while posing with the gifts.
Watch the videos below,
A while ago, Nini and her love interest in the house, Saga, also received numerous gifts from their fans.
Fans of the lovebirds, the “SaNini shippers” gifted their favorites perfumes, cash, photo books, Shoes, Cakes, Teddy-bears, a framed picture of the both of them and several other goodies.
While the shippers presented the reality stars the gifts they commended them for looking out for each other in the house and joked about picking their wedding date soon.
Fans surprise Emmanuel and Liquorose with ‘U-turn’ gifts following recent reports as regards their relationship (photos/video)
Big Brother Naija season 6 lovebirds, Emmanuel and Liquorose have again been showered with gifts from their fans, the Emmarose shippers.
Fans of the Big Brother Naija stars this time surprised them with a “U-turn” gift after the duo in a recent interview changed their minds about their romantic relationship.
The duo who were lovers while in the house had initially affirmed that they were in love, however in a shocking turn of events the two in a recent interview made U-turns.
Emmanuel stated that Liquorose is not his girlfriend and they will now be going after what pushed them into signing up for the reality show, while Liquorose in another interview with The Sun, stated that though she is open to being in love, she will be taking her time before getting involved.
As a result of the new-development the Emmarose shippers who had initially showered their favorites with gifts for being in love, again surprised them with “U-turn gifts” to show support for their decision.
See photos below,
Watch video below,
Nigerian music icon, Dbanj has gifted 1 million naira each to two upcoming artistes at the 2021 Felaberation.
The week-long annual festival of music and arts, celebrating the life, times and legacy of the late music icon, Fela Kuti, for year 2021, kicked off on October 11th and rounded up on Sunday, October 17th.
One of the many Nigerian singers who performed at the event was the fall in love singer, Dbanj. An highlight of the night was the moment he promised to gift the two up and coming acts the sum of N1m.
The young boys had joined him on stage to showcase their craft, impressed by their performance Dbanj promised the two of them N1m each to encourage them.
Watch video below,
In other news, Nigerian comedian and actor, Woli Arole has asked that no one should ever compare Nigerian music icons, Wizkid and Fela Anikulapo-Kuti around him.
Giving his reason why, he revealed that he discovered that the late music legend is being studied in universities abroad and as such, isn’t in the same level with Wizkid whom people tend to compare him with.
His tweet reads,
Please nobody should compare WIZKID and FELA around me ooooooo. When I went to study “Filmmaking in London” my lecturer asked me “Where are you from? I replied “Nigeria”. He replied “Do you know FELA?. Mo foh. Fela is been studied in Universities abroad.
“I never expect nothing from anyone so this came as a shock” – BBNaija star, JMK writes as she finally receives gifts from her fans (video)
Former Big Brother Naija season 6 housemate, Jumoke Adedoyin popularly known as JMK, has received numerous gifts from her fans.
The reality star who revealed she wasn’t expecting to receive gifts from anyone took to social media to express gratitude to her fans.
The fans of the curvaceous Big Brother Naija star fondly called ‘gems’, gifted her a huge money tower, a framed picture of herself, amongst several other goodies.
An excited JMK flooded her Insta-stories with photos and videos from the gift presentation.
On one of the videos she wrote, “I never expected anything from anyone this came as a shock”.
Watch videos below,
The videos have however stirred mixed reactions from social media users. See some of the comments below.
@nanaflower72, “This one just collected the little money she have and gave her village people to arrange, which did not even come out well🚮
@preciousetuk, “So until the top 6 fans came up wit surprised gift for their favorite na then JMK fans come Realize to gift her money cake abi?😀😀😀😀 JMK u can’t fool us nah. Rest my dear”.
@titbam28, “Came through for her… after how many weeks she left BBN😂😂😂😂😂😂 E be thing o.”
@cheforbenis, “From JMK to JMK 😉whc kind lenge lenge money cake that”.
Nigerian comedian and actress, Amarachi Amusi popularly known as Ashmusy, has gifted her mum a brand new Toyota Venza.
The skit-maker took to her Instagram page to share a video of the emotional moment she surprised her mum with the new whip.
The proud mother couldn’t hold her excitement and gratitude as she knelt down to thank God and also prayed heartily for her daughter.
She captioned the video,
“One small gift for the strongest mom in the world 😍
……the woman that starved so that my sisters and I can eat 🥺
The woman that took loans from all the Banks in Lagos… so that we can go to school 😭
Mommy you deserve the world… and I haven’t even started to give you that yet ❤️”
“It’s just for friendship” – Shippers clarify as they gift WhiteMoney and Queen loads of gifts (Video)
Fans of Big Brother Naija season 6 winner, Whitemoney and his bestie in the house, Queen have showered them with gifts.
The reality stars were close friends in the house and at some point left their fans guessing that there’s a chemistry between them.
Although Whitemoney has repeatedly declared that he is not in anyway romantically attracted to his close ally in the house, Queen this did not stop their fans from shipping them.
On Thursday evening, October 14th fans of the reality stars, the “whitequeenshippers” surprised them with loads of gifts, which included Cash, a framed photo of the duo together, shoes, chocolates, jewelries, amongst several other goodies.
However, during the gift presentation the shippers noted that they weren’t trying to force a relationship between them but appreciating their friendship.
“Just for friendship, Na just friendship…we no talk anything, that’s it… just friendship”. A background voice believed to be one of the fans is heard saying.
Watch video below,
Fans of Big Brother Naija star and actor, Pere Egbi have again surprised their favorite with numerous gifts.
Only days after they organized a surprise welcome party for him with loads of gift, the fans stormed where the reality star is receiving treatment after falling ill with new batch of expensive gifts.
Recall that it was earlier reported Pere Egbi has been hospitalized following an undisclosed ailment.
A video shared on his official fan-page shows the reality show star who was on media rounds before he broke down receiving IV therapy in a room.
Although the nature of his ailment was not disclosed, the handler appealed to netizens to pray for him.
Watch video of Pere receiving the gifts from his fans below,
Meanwhile reacting to overwhelming show of love and support after the surprise welcome party organized for him by his fans, Pere took to his Twitter page to share; “Wow Patriots.. im so emotional right now! Thank You”
Popular Nigerian gospel singer, Dare Melody has acquired a new house to mark his birthday today, October 14th.
The singer took to his Instagram page to share photos of the multimillion naira duplex located in Lagos, and expressed gratitude to God for the latest acquisition.
Sharing photos of the house, he wrote,
“Grateful for His gift, kindness and the unlimited grace. In addy to me to today and I welcome you all. #GreatIsThyFaithfulness”.
Congratulatory messages are already pouring in from his colleagues, fans, followers as well as celebrities.
Gospel singer, Lanre Teriba wrote, “Congratulations bro and happy birthday. LLNP. More of this to come. God bless you @officialdaremelody”
Actress, Wumi Toriola, “Hugeeee🔥🔥🔥 congratulations sir”.
@omije_ojumi, “Awwwwww This is huge ooooo ,oh I celebrate you .Congratulations ❤️”.
@olajiretwins1, “Big congratulations sir! More of God in your life, family and ministry IJN”.
See his post below,
Fans of Big Brother Naija season 6 lovebirds, Emmanuel and Liquorose have gifted them an all-expense paid trip to Rome, cash gifts amidst several other gits.
Fans of the lovebirds who identify as the EmmaRose shippers on Monday, October 11th showered the two Big Brother Naija stars with gifts.
The gifts included 2 million Naira each, 2 tickets to Rome, food, clothes, cake and a photo book which captured some of their moments in the house, to mention but a few.
Recall that the duo have confirmed that they are very much in love with each other and would continue with whatever they shared in the Big Brother house.
Watch video from the gift presentation below,
Meanwhile, the Big Brother Naija ‘shine ya eye’ finalist, Emmanuel has advised his fans and followers against sharing too much information about their personal lives.
The reality star who gave this advice in a post shared via his Insta-stories urged them to normalize lying to people who ask too many personal questions.
The Mr Africa wrote, “Normalize lying to people who ask you lot of questions about your personal life”.
Nollywood Actress, Chioma Emenike has taken to her social media page to testify after she got herself a brand new sports utility vehicle.
According to Chioma, the car is a gift from GOD to her, and she declared that what God cannot do doesn’t exist.
Sharing the photo, she wrote ;
A gift from me to me❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️
My Father (God) you see the unseen 😭
Nd I know you (My Maker) knows dt words alone cannot express how I am feeling right now.
All I can say is thank you Lord🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏
I am very grateful Lord❤️❤️❤️❤️
Indeed What God cannot do does not exist 🙏
Reality star, Mercy Eke receives 2 iPhone 13, bouquet of red roses as ‘get well soon’ gifts from her man (video)
Big Brother Naija star and serial entrepreneur, Mercy Eke has taken to social media to flaunt the gifts she received from her man as ‘get well soon’ presents.
The reality star who recently threw a lavish birthday party for herself in Lagos, is currently down with an undisclosed ailment.
While on hospital bed she was treated to a pleasant surprise by her heartthrob. According to her, he gifted her 2 iPhone 13 pro-max worth millions of naira, and she also received a bouquet of red roses from him.
Flaunting her ‘get well soon’ gifts in a video she shared on social media, she wrote,
“Is the way he loves me I think I should be forming sick every week, 2 iPhone 13 pro 14 is almost here”.
Watch video below,
In other news, Big Brother Naija 2019 Winner, Mercy Eke, is marking the 2nd year anniversary of her victory at the reality show, and she’s revealed that she is forever grateful to the platform that changed her life forever.
She wrote on Twitter ;
“Two years after, my WIN still feels surreal. I can never stop thanking @BBNaija for changing my life for GOOD. Happy Winversary to me”.