Welcome to Unplug! It is another day to pull the plug on all the updates, so let’s do it! The public holiday was good, right? Well, it’s back to work now! From Tacha to Davido to Alex Ekubo to Mr Macaroni and others, plus a few extraordinary stories and other interesting stuff, Unplug is brief but packed for you today. Don’t miss it!
Tacha to star on reality TV again
BBNaija star and serial entrepreneur Natasha Akide, popularly known as Tacha, has been identified as another reality show. The show known as The Challenge is produced by famous entertainment media outfit MTV and is currently on its 36th season. MTV’s The Challenge is a spinoff from two of the network’s popular game shows, The Real World and Road Rules. Go Tacha!
Reactions are pouring in as the chairman of the 30 Billion Gang and celebrated musician, Davido, names Chioma’s son, Ifeanyi, his heir apparent despite having other children from his other lovers.
Congratulations are in the air as popular Nigerian actor, Alex Ekubo gets engaged to his longtime girlfriends, Fancy Acholonu. For the longest time, Alex has been getting questions about his love life and when he will finally settle down. Many of these questions were from nosey trolls while some were genuinely interested in hitching the eligible bachelor.
Nigerian comedian, Debo Adebayo aka Mr Macaroni, warmed the hearts of many today as he marks and celebrates his birthday in a quite unique manner. He is not just a comedian but also an actor, and today, May 3, he celebrated his 28th birthday by sweeping into the streets of Lagos with his team to give out cash gifts to some of his fans.
Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA raided some eateries in Jos, the Plateau state capital, where freshly baked cakes made with cannabis Sativa were recovered in addition to 48.726 kilogrammes of assorted psychotropic substances.
Reactions have continued to trail the ultimatum announced by the bandits who kidnapped some students of Greenfield University in Kaduna State, following reports making the rounds that the abductors threatened to kill the remaining 17 students in their custody on Tuesday.
A middle-aged man, identified as Sunday Maduegbunam, who was seen in a viral video flogging, kicking and boxing his own mother, has been caught and flogged publicly by the youth of the community in Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Talented singer and songwriter Chidinma Ekile shocked Nigerians when she officially announced her switch from making secular music to becoming a gospel musician. For a while, Chidinma went off-grid in the music scene after gradually slowing down her music production. After being away for a while, fans of the musician started asking questions and making assumptions about why she was silent.
Bill and Melinda Gates have announced their divorce after 27 years of marriage. This has been confirmed from Bill Gates’ social media account, and signed by the couple.
Tyson Fury has claimed during an extraordinary rant that he will quit in his corner if Anthony Joshua makes it further than three rounds with him in their mouthwatering all-British world heavyweight title unification showdown.