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Omawumi And Husband, Tosin Yusuf, Celebrate Their 3rd wedding Anniversary
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Omawumi And Husband, Tosin Yusuf, Celebrate Their 3rd wedding Anniversary

Singer, Omawumi, and her husband, Tosin Yusuf, are celebrating their 3rd wedding anniversary yesterday, January 13th. Sharing photos from their wedding via her Instagram handle, she wrote: "Happy Tradiversary Babe! Thank you for never laughing at or questioning my choices, because you are one of them... I love you forever @d_seventeenth" The couple are parents of two children, a boy, and a girl.
Omawumi Shows Cleavage In New Photoshoot
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Omawumi Shows Cleavage In New Photoshoot

Singer Omawumi on Friday flaunted her cleavage in an Instagram picture. The 38-year-old looked splendid with eyes closed in a blue dress as she posed for the camera. The mother of one described herself as a strong woman who has standards. “Strong women don’t have attitudes, we have standards,” she wrote. Omawumi is also an actress and has starred in movies such as House of Gold, Make a Move and Oloture.
Singer Omawumi Shares Rare Photos Of Her Husband And Kids
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Singer Omawumi Shares Rare Photos Of Her Husband And Kids

Popular Nigerian singer Omawumi shared new family photos on Instagram to testify to God's goodness. Omawunmi and her daughter wore matching Ankara dresses while her husband, Tosin Yussuf and their son wore matching native attire too. She captioned the photo: " My Safe Space... I usually don't do this... But it is good to testify to God's goodness @d_seventeenth"
I Am Not Going Out – Omawumi
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I Am Not Going Out – Omawumi

Nigerian singer Omawumi has told her fans that she will not be gong out until the corona virus is finally defeated. She said this in reaction to the way in which Nigerians embraced governments decision to lift the lock down partially despite new cases of Covid19. While many celebrities were trooping out in colorful dresses shortly after the Nigerian government relaxed the lock down which was enforced to curb the spread of the dreaded corona virus, singer Omawunmi has remained defiant. The singer has been among the entertainers w have warned that it was to early for the government to relax the lock down while the number of people getting new infections from the virus is still very high. On a daily basis high number of new infections are reports. sending fears down the spine of...
Omawumi Remembers Dagin After 10 Years (Video)
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Omawumi Remembers Dagin After 10 Years (Video)

Nigerian singer, Omawumi has remembered late indigenous rapper, singer, and song writer, Olaitan Olaonipekun simply known and addressed as Dagrin exactly 10 years after passing on. Taking to her Instagram page to remember the late singer, Omawumi sang her verse in the popular ‘tribute to Dagrin’ while emphasizing how much she misses him. The late Dagrin died after a ghastly motor accident which occurred around Alakara area of Mushin, Lagos State. He was said yo have died three days later at the intensive care of a hospital. Watch Video
What I Want For My Birthday – Singer Omawumi
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What I Want For My Birthday – Singer Omawumi

Vocal powerhouse Omawumi is a year older today and has taken to social media to thank God for her life. The mom of one, shared a beautiful photo of herself while revealing the one thing she wants for her baby. Omwaumi in her birthday post revealed she would like er followers to be kind to anyone in need as well as the fact that she wants more followers. ”It’s my birthday!! I’m grateful to God and I’m thankful for you? ”My birthday present is for you to help anyone in need close to you and yes! I want more followers ?, at least 1m?…. ”I love you!”
Chimamanda Adichie Hosts Lupita Nyong’o in Lagos
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Chimamanda Adichie Hosts Lupita Nyong’o in Lagos

Ace Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Adichie hosted Kenyan-born Hollywood actress, Lupita Nyong'o in Lagos yesterday February 22. The private reception hosted in honour of Lupita Nyong'o, was attended by some Nigerian celebrities which include D'banj, Dakore Egbuson-Akande, Omawumi, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Toolz, Femi Kuti, Seun Kuti, Ebuka, Flavour, Bovi and many others. This is coming ahead of the screening of Americanah, an upcoming drama miniseries by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Lupita Nyong’o featured in the ten-episode HBO series directed by Danai Gurira. Americanah is a novel by the Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, for which Adichie won the 2013 National Book Critics Circle Fiction award. It has been a passion project for Nyong’o, the Kenyan-born Oscar winner who optione...
Singer Omawumi and Tosin Yusuf Celebrate 2nd Wedding Anniversary
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Singer Omawumi and Tosin Yusuf Celebrate 2nd Wedding Anniversary

Singer, Omawumi, and her hubby, Tosin Yusuf, are celebrating their 2nd wedding anniversary today January 13th. They are proud parents of two children, a boy and a girl. Sharing this photo on her IG page, Omawumi expressed gratitude to her hubby for making their union a breeze Happy Tradiversary Fine Boy @d_seventeenth ... You make it a breeze, I will always love you Mr Yusuf also wished her a happy wedding aniversary on his IG page
Tobi Bakre Carries Toke Makinwa At Her 35th Birthday Dinner (Photos)
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Tobi Bakre Carries Toke Makinwa At Her 35th Birthday Dinner (Photos)

Nigerian media personality Toke Makinwa turned 35 on Sunday November 3, and since it is the 'big 35' it's been a whole week of celebration. Asides having a pre-birthday dinner in Lagos and celebrating her birthday in South Africa with friends and loved ones, Toke Makinwa also held a birthday dinner last night which was attended by friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry. The birthday dinner was attended by Bovi and his wife Kris, IK Ogbonna, Alex Ekubo, Tania Omotayo, Ini Edo, Toni Tones, Orezi, Naira Marley, Funke Akindele, Damilola Adegbite, Toolz and hubby Captain Demuren, Omawumi, Eku Edewor, Waje, Denola Grey, Tobi, Waje and many others.  
Tiwa Savage Ends Beef With Yemi Alade As She Shares Her Album Cover Art
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Tiwa Savage Ends Beef With Yemi Alade As She Shares Her Album Cover Art

It seems the silent rivalry between Tiwa Savage and Yemi Alade is coming to an end, and we might get a collaboration possibly. During her #4999 Listening Party in London, she was quizzed about collaborating with female artistes and she went to calling Yemi Alade and describing her latest album “Woman of Steel” as incredible. Savage also mentioned Simi, Niniola, Waje, Omawumi, Teni and more; and called for females to break boundaries take over the male-dominated music space. Tiwa Savage also went ahead to share Yemi Alade’s album on Instagram, which Yemi re-shared. So it seems, the duo is in a good space, probably texting and we might that power female anthem and we are here for it. All the receipts below!
If My Husband Cheats, I Won’t Leave Him – Omawumi
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If My Husband Cheats, I Won’t Leave Him – Omawumi

Nigerian musician and actress, Omawumi, has said that she would not leave her husband even if he cheated on her. The 37-year-old said this in episode of actress, Mercy Johnson’s, cook show, Mercy’s Menu. Answering a hypothetical question of if she would leave if she caught her husband cheating, she said: “No, never. I can’t leave because of that one error. It’s not a good way to do these things but you know, I call my husband my partner, it’s a partnership, na two of us na hin dey inside (we are both in the relationship together). So, what you would not want me to do to you, don’t do it to me. “It’s not feminism, it’s very simple mathematics. I didn’t say it’s equal partnership because my husband is the head of my home and it’s not feminism but when you go and cheat, and you s...
Omawumi shares rare photo of herself in a swimwear
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Omawumi shares rare photo of herself in a swimwear

Omawumi is bringing sexy back. The Nigerian singer shared this swimwear photo on social media and revealed why she is showing off her sexy side now. ''I remember when I started out in the industry... My dresses were so short, my mum would say I use handkerchiefs to sew my dresses! Over time, especially when I became a mom and a wife, I became conservative and 'covered' with my sense of style and music. Now you might ask...'what is she doing?' My answer is my current look is intentional in connection to my current sound. 'will it be permanent?' - I don't think so...who knows? I'm just exploring my many sides and loving myself in the process....I'm just Omawonder '' she wrote
Why Waje And I Are Best Friends – Omawumi
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Why Waje And I Are Best Friends – Omawumi

When mentioning the list of ‘besties’ in the Nigerian music industry, singers, Waje and Omawumi, would be at the top of the list. The duo have been friends for so long that they recently launched an entertainment outfit together. Omawumi shared the secret to their longtime friendship. She noted that although they had issues from time to time, they always found ways to work things out. The songstress said, “It is very easy to work with women, especially those that are professionals. Sometimes, people have the impression that women are supposed to be slow and that we do not grasp things easily but the truth is that women are one of the best multitaskers in the world. So, when you give a woman a task, she thinks of how she can be the best at the job and also the best version of hers...
‘You Can’t Quit Music And Leave Me Alone In The Industry’ – Omawumi To Waje
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‘You Can’t Quit Music And Leave Me Alone In The Industry’ – Omawumi To Waje

Singer, Omawumi has come in support of her best friend, Waje after she said she may quit music due to lack of funds to promote her work. Omawumi said; 'My Dear Friend turned Sister, the conversation we had concerning this recent video, we had it in private. But I want to use this medium to tell you. I can relate 100%. I am thankful for your love and support and being the strong woman that you are. I know you cant quit nothing! And leave me alone in this industry? Mbanu!'
“It Would Be Nice To Be In A Stable Relationship” – Waje
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“It Would Be Nice To Be In A Stable Relationship” – Waje

Nigeriav singer, Waje who recently unveiled her new movie project alongside Omawumi talks about finding love in this interview with TushMagazine. There is an air of renewed resolution about Waje. She’s excited about everything. She cracks one-liner jokes all through the photo shoot. She’s also controlling the music in the room, scanning through her iPhone to switch tracks. At some point, she cues in 6LACK’s ‘Pretty Little Fears’, and everyone sings along. “You people have to pay for this song oh,” she mocks. “Away from all these professional desires and new opportunities, what would be the one thing that would make you happy as a person?” I ask. She’s spent all day being Waje the musician, Waje the businesswoman, and Waje the industry leader. She stops, her smile vanishes as she ...
I Would Have Voted For Oby Ezekwesili In Presidential Election – Omawumi
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I Would Have Voted For Oby Ezekwesili In Presidential Election – Omawumi

Nigerian Singer Omawumi has revealed who she would have voted for in the forthcoming presidential election. Omawumi told Vanguard newspaper that former presidential candidate of the ACPN, Obiageli Ezekwesili would have been her choice if she did not pull out of the race weeks ago. She said; “She (Ezekwesili) was a former minister, she has always been involved and she always speaks out when things go wrong. She was the major propaganda of the ‘Bring back our girls’ campaign; so it’s not because she is a woman. It’s because I feel that of all of them contesting for presidency, she is the best person for the job. But that’s my opinion, everybody is entitled to one” Omawumi also added that Ezekwesili proved her qualification for the job at the presidential debate where she state...
Omawumi And Husband, Tosin Yusuf Celebrate 1st Traditional Wedding Anniversary
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Omawumi And Husband, Tosin Yusuf Celebrate 1st Traditional Wedding Anniversary

Singer-songwriter Omawumi Megbele and her husband Tosin Yusuf are celebrating their 1st traditional wedding anniversary today, January 13th. The singer shared adorable photos from her traditional wedding which held in Delta last year and wrote; 'We've been on this journey for a bit but we had to go give the elders their due... Wonderful journey so far! We Thank God.'
Why Omawumi And I Have Remained Friends – Waje
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Why Omawumi And I Have Remained Friends – Waje

The Nigerian entertainment industry is full of catfights and many of the practitioners in the sector have openly accused their colleagues of being envious. However, there are some friendships that stand out in the industry and the one between singers, Waje and Omawumi, is one of them. They attend events together and their social media pages are also full of both of them engaged in different activities. In a chat with Sunday Scoop, Waje revealed the secret of her friendship with Omawumi. “When you meet someone who you shares the same tastes with and reasons alike with you, then you have every reason to be close to the person. We have both been through a lot together and she has proved to be a true friend time and again. Apart from music, we do a lot of things together and we under...
Omawumi Calls President Buhari An ‘Incompetent Old Man’
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Omawumi Calls President Buhari An ‘Incompetent Old Man’

Nigerian songstress, Omawumi who performed at Felabration, took a swipe at President Buhari and Atiku Abubakar who are the presidential candidates of the two major parties in Nigeria. Omawumi who was admonishing her fans at the concert, told them to do the right thing even though the two major parties have an incompetent old man and someone who is somehow corrupt as their Presidential candidates.
Omawumi Is Not Very Happy With The Nigeria Police Force & Here’s Why
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Omawumi Is Not Very Happy With The Nigeria Police Force & Here’s Why

Singer Omawumi isn’t very happy with the Nigeria Police Force, a sentiment which she shared on her Twitter. It looks like she was a victim of an unruly stop-and-search routine, writing about being “disrespected” by uniformed officers who abused their office. She would have ended up seriously hurt if she hadn’t put her foot down and known her rights, she shared. I’m a proud Nigerian that louds the effort of the NPF(Nigeria police force) but today I was a victim of uniformed officers that abused their office. If you want to stop and search, do it respectfully. I was disrespected today and if I didn’t put my foot down or I didn’t know my rights, I would have ended up seriously hurt. We can do better by ourselves in any position we find ourselves. You owe it to your citizens to ...
Dano Milk Officially Enters The Guinness World Records
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Dano Milk Officially Enters The Guinness World Records

Arla Foods in Nigeria, makers of the well-known Dano range of dairy products, have been officially presented with a certificate for achieving the world record of the Longest Drinks Pouring Relay by the Guinness World Records organization. This record was achieved in a massive event that held on the 1st of June this year at the Muri Okunola Park in Victoria Island, Lagos. In setting the record, Arla Foods organized the winning relay event with 650 people using Dano UHT milk to achieve this feat. The event, which drew both government and non-governmental nutrition stakeholders, also featured a notable collection of celebrities featuring OC Ukeje, Omawumi, Lamide Akintobi, Eyinna Nwigwe, Mai Atafo, Lala Akindoju, Chuey Chu and Gbemi O. Speaking at the official presentation of the...
New Video: Omawumi Ft. Kizz Daniel – Me Ke
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New Video: Omawumi Ft. Kizz Daniel – Me Ke

Off her forthcoming EP, heavyweight songstress – Omawumi dishes out the visuals for her previously released single Me Ke that features the raving Kizz Daniel The electrifying visuals was directed by Unlimited L.A. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=emiSPS5z5gc
Singer Omawumi Rocks ’40million ‘Hair To Dangote Daughter’s Wedding
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Singer Omawumi Rocks ’40million ‘Hair To Dangote Daughter’s Wedding

Singer Omawumis hairdo to Alhaji Dangote daughter’s wedding dinner that took place yesterday shares a striking resemblance to the viral 40 million worth hair. See photos below; Recall that Nigerian model, Chika Lann, in a recent interview with PULSE, revealed that her signature hairstyle is worth 40million naira. When asked about what inspired the hairdo, she said; I’ve been asked on several occasions about this question. Sometimes is not really easy to understand my personality. I love to be unique. Because when you look around you will see that everyone style look alike.. .. and i’m the kind of person that can spend any kind of money..and go through any kind of stress or inconviniences just to stand out. from the crowd. Talking about my hairstyle, this hairstyle is worth 40 ...
Omawumi Begs Social Media Users For Assistance
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Omawumi Begs Social Media Users For Assistance

Omawumi took to social media to seek the assistance f her followers on a name for her diehard fans. The beautiful singer shared the stunning photo above and wrote; ”Sometimes you just have to look yourself in the mirror and tell yourself ‘Ah you too much!!’… Have a great week guys P.s I dey find name for my diehard followers, someone said ‘OMAWARRIORS’… What do you think? Any other suggestions? Winner gets 5k Glo credit in the DM. #omawumi #timelesswoman #timelessalbum #SOMTINVIDEO #workingonnewmusic So guys, any suggestion?
Omawumi Calls Out Record Labels For Discriminating Against Married Women
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Omawumi Calls Out Record Labels For Discriminating Against Married Women

Omawumi thinks it is unfair for record labels to discriminate against women on grounds that careers are often cut short following marriage. Speaking with HipTV in a recent interview, the mum of two who recently dropped her third studio album ‘Timeless’, cited her career as an example and urged record labels to encourage female artists. “That’s woman discrimination,” she said, adding, “Well, in my opinion, I don’t think women’s career are usually cut short. Some people thought that of me because I got married and I had kids.” She continued, “I don’t think that’s fair. I think passion trumps it all. If you find somebody that has passion for the work, encourage the person. Sign the person and you will make you money.” The ‘If You Ask Me’ singer took a break from the spotlight to give birth...
Omawumi Secures Deal With Jay Z’s Rock Nation
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Omawumi Secures Deal With Jay Z’s Rock Nation

Nigerian female pop star, Omawumi Megbele fondly called Omawumi has inked a deal with hip hop icon Jay Z’s Roc Nation label.She made the new deal public via an announcement which included her album release date. She shared the artwork for her new album titled, ”TIMELESS” with the Roc Nation logo, which was placed at the top of the art. Earlier in the year, the vocalist signed a record company Cabal Entertainment who are affiliated with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation music imprint. Omawumi also released a new single butterfly which was her first music offering with the music imprint. The album release has been moved to June 22 as the singer present what would be an album cover art for “TIMELESS”. “Timeless” which will be released under Cabal Entertainment an affiliation with Roc Nation A...
Singer Omawumi Celebrates 34th Birthday With Powerful Message
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Singer Omawumi Celebrates 34th Birthday With Powerful Message

Star singer, Omawunmi is a year older today. The beautiful mother of two took to social media to share a very powerful and inspiring birthday message. "I have been through a lot in the past few years and my testimony has been mostly of good... Well when God said ' all things work TOGETHER for good', most people forget that 'together' is made up of good and bad and sometimes horrible. Thank God I realized it not too late in life. When I look back in my life, where I came from, the woman I've grown up to be, all I say is God IS Good. I am not comparing myself to anyone and counting my blessings whilst comparing it to anyone's misfortune because I've come to realize that Life happens to anyone and everyone. I am just in a place of extreme and complete Thanksgiving. Thank God, Thank My Family...
Omawunmi Covers Guardian Life Magazine, Talks Life After West Africa Idols, Motherhood, Empowering Women in Music & More 
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Omawunmi Covers Guardian Life Magazine, Talks Life After West Africa Idols, Motherhood, Empowering Women in Music & More 

Afro-soul diva Omawumi is the cover star for the latest issue of Guardian Life magazine. The cover was unveiled a couple of days ago and now we have more insight into her chat with the magazine. In her interview with Guardian Life magazine, the award-winning musician and mother of two talks about what life has been like after Idols West Africa, being a mother in music, growing her Oma brand and more. Read excerpts from the interview below On life after Idols West Africa: To be honest I didn’t even expect to get this far, I am not trying to be modest but it’s just that sometimes you just have to be grateful for every opportunity that you get. I didn’t think that I was going to be able to make it this far because even if I was a product of a reality show that was very big, there we...
Omawumi Pens Heartfelt Note to Her Husband
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Omawumi Pens Heartfelt Note to Her Husband

Omawumi is celebrating her second anniversary, and the outstanding singer has some heart-melting words for her husband. According to the singer, the father of her two children has been incredibly patient with her, though the singer didn’t reveal the reason for the heavy statement. “I want to thank my Husband for loving me and being so patient with me and I want use this opportunity to give my self a high five for just being the fabulous Mrs Y!” she said, adding, “God continue to keep us. Happy 200level in this university of matrimony of life #MrsYussuf#thankGod#goodthinggoing”
30 Fun Pictures From Comedian AY’s Birthday Party + Video
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30 Fun Pictures From Comedian AY’s Birthday Party + Video

Ace comedian and award-winning movie producer and actor, AY, turned 45 on August 19th and his wife, in conjunction with close friends, threw him the mother of all surprise parties..two of them. Continue to see the picture.. In the early hours of Friday Morning August 19th, Mabel and her team took over his training ground with fireworks where he usually played football with friends. Then again on Sunday August 21, thinking he was attending an event alongside Alibaba with a printed invitation sent to him to come honour a group of Deltan indigenes hosting the Delta State Governor, he was surprised to walk into his friends, family and celebrities singing a happy birthday song to him in a star-studded gathering. Celebrities in attendance included Alibaba, Mo Abudu, Folly Coker, Lagos S...