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Adebola Williams and Kehinde: Welcoming Baby Arinoluwa



Adebola and Kehinde

Popular Nigerian media entrepreneur Adebola Williams and his wife, Kehinde, are over the moon as they proudly announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl named Arinoluwa.

The couple shared their joy through a heartwarming Instagram post that captured the essence of this special moment.

The announcement was made on both Adebola and Kehinde’s Instagram pages, where they revealed that Arinoluwa was born on September 3, 2023, through an elective caesarian section.

The accompanying pictures paint a vivid picture of the joyous occasion, with the first image capturing Adebola tenderly kissing Kehinde’s forehead as she cradles their newborn behind the surgical curtain.

In the second image, Adebola is beaming with pride as he holds their precious baby girl, his happiness radiating through the screen. The post not only shares the excitement of the new parents but also serves as a platform for Adebola to express gratitude.

The caption, “12:14 pm| 09 | 03 AriolaOluwa Ava Oluwateniola Adebola-Williams arrived. ”

“Like her name, we have truly seen the wealth of God; it is marvelous in our sight,” encapsulates the depth of their emotions.

Adebola extends a heartfelt prayer for those on a similar journey, stating, “It’s really raining babies this season; may God answer all those who seek.”

“May it also rain the birth of ideas, businesses, promotions, and new levels of glory for all despite the times!”

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The sentiment is echoed by the flood of congratulatory messages, prayers, and well-wishes that poured in from friends, family, and followers alike.

The news of Arinoluwa’s arrival is particularly poignant as it comes after the couple’s announcement of their pregnancy on October 8, 2023.

At that time, they shared stunning shots from Kehinde’s maternity shoot, already hinting at the joyous addition to their family.

Adebola Williams, known for his prominent role in the Nigerian media landscape, tied the knot with Kehinde on August 7, 2021.

The couple’s journey from exchanging vows to welcoming their first child has been a source of inspiration for many, and the outpouring of love in response to their announcement reflects the widespread joy and excitement for this new chapter in their lives.


Announcing the 2024 GTCO Food and Drink Festival




GTCO to pay shareholders a total dividend of N94 billion for FY 2023.


Announcing the 2024 GTCO Food and Drink Festival… A Celebration of Authentic Flavours… 


Naijanewsngr reports that the countdown has begun to the 7th edition of the most anticipated culinary festival in Africa and Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc (GTCO) is excited to announce dates for the 2024 GTCO Food and Drink Festival, set to take place from Friday, April 26th to Sunday, April 28th, at GTCentre, Plot 1 Water Corporation Drive, Oniru, Victoria Island, Lagos.


The GTCO Food and Drink Festival is widely recognised as the continent’s biggest food and drink festival, bringing together millions of food lovers and entrepreneurs to celebrate the rich and diverse culinary heritage of Africa with a vibrant display of flavours, aromas, and cultures.


Over the three-day period, attendees can look forward to an array of culinary delights, from traditional African dishes to innovative fusion cuisines from other parts of the world. The festival will also feature live cooking demonstrations, tasting sessions, along with hundreds of food retailers showcasing a diverse range of mouth-watering offerings.


Commenting on the 2024 GTCO Food and Drink Festival, the Group Chief Executive Officer of Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc, Segun Agbaje, said;

“We are delighted to bring to our customers, exhibitors, and food lovers from across Africa and beyond, another edition of an event that is a celebration of not just food, but of the rich tapestry of cultures and traditions that make African cuisine so unique.

Our vision for curating this consumer-focused event is unchanging, particularly in light of the pressures that individuals and businesses are facing at this time.

We hope to consistently create memorable moments for everyone, whilst providing a free, vibrant, and commercially viable platform for small food businesses in Nigeria to grow and thrive.”


In addition to its culinary offerings, the GTCO Food and Drink Festival is renowned for its family-friendly atmosphere. This year, organisers have curated an extensive lineup of activities for children, ensuring that the festival is an unforgettable experience for the whole family. A specially designed play area will keep the little ones entertained with games, interactive exhibits, and more.


As a new and exciting feature, the fair will introduce a children’s baking class, providing young aspiring chefs with a wonderful opportunity to discover the joys of baking, while also fostering creativity and confidence in the kitchen. From decorating cupcakes to crafting their own signature treats, children will unleash their culinary genius and develop valuable cooking skills in a fun and supportive environment.


GTCO is a leading financial services group with banking operations in Nigeria, West Africa, East Africa, and the United Kingdom alongside new businesses in Payment, Funds Management, and Pension Fund Administration. The Group operates a diversified, Proudly African franchise and is renowned for its innovative approach to customer service and stakeholder engagement, which has endeared the brand to millions of people across Africa and beyond.


Its leadership in the banking industry and efforts at empowering people and communities has earned it many prestigious awards over the years. In 2023, GTCO’s Guaranty Trust Bank was recognized as Nigeria’s Best Bank and Best Bank in CSR at the Euromoney Awards for Excellence, Best Banking Group in Nigeria by World Finance, and Best Bank in Nigeria by Global Finance. Guaranty Trust Bank also featured in the Top 1000 Banks in the World and Top 100 Banks in Africa rankings by The Banker.


Mark your calendars and prepare your taste buds as we come together in celebration of authentic flavours at the 2024 Food and Drink Festival. Attendance is FREE.

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BREAKING: Nollywood Actor, Mr Ibu Is Dead




BREAKING: Nollywood Actor, Mr Ibu, Is Dead

BREAKING: Nollywood Actor, Mr Ibu, Is Dead


Naijanews gathered that Nollywood actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr Ibu, is dead.

He was said to have died on Saturday, March 2, 2024.

In October 2023, the veteran actor was reported ill and required financial assistance.

But in November 2023, Okafor’s family confirmed that one of his legs had been amputated to keep him alive.

The amputation became necessary because of an infection of the arteries at the ankle that was not detected early enough, his former manager Emeka Chochoo told PUNCH Online in November 2023 in an exclusive chat.

It was reported that he passed away in the hospital.

Meanwhile, celebrities and colleagues of the Nollywood veteran have mourned Mr. Ibu in various social media posts.

Mercy Johnson Okojie wrote, “It is well… Rest well sir…”

Ruth Kadiri wrote, “Sleep well Papa.”

More details later…

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Rihanna’s $6.3 million performance at the son of billionaire Mukesh Ambani




Rihanna's $6.3 million performance at the son of billionaire Mukesh Ambani

Rihanna’s $6.3 million performance at the son of billionaire Mukesh Ambani



The recent pre-wedding celebration of Anant Ambani, the billionaire son of Mukesh Ambani, has drawn attention from the world’s elite in a world where extravagance meets opulence. The star-studded event, held in Jamnagar, India, showcased a spectacle of wealth and grandeur, with a guest list boasting the crème de la crème of society, including tech titans, political figures, and entertainment icons.



At the center of this lavish affair was none other than Barbadian singer Rihanna, who graced the stage for a mesmerizing performance that reportedly earned her a staggering $6.3 million. This marked Rihanna’s first full-length concert in eight years, making it a truly momentous occasion for both the singer and the attendees.



The repertoire of songs performed by Rihanna included some of her biggest hits, such as “Bitch Better Have My Money,” “Wild Thoughts,” “Rude Boy,” “Work,” “We Found Love,” “Umbrella,” “Stay,” and “Diamonds.” The electrifying performance was captured on camera, offering a glimpse into the magical evening that unfolded at the Ambani celebration.



The Ambani family wedding is not just a gathering of the rich and famous; it is a convergence of global influence and prominence. From Bollywood stars like Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone to cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and business magnates like Disney CEO Bob Iger, the guest list was a testament to the family’s reach and connections across various industries.



Moreover, the presence of esteemed personalities such as former Prime Ministers, political leaders, and heads of multinational corporations added a layer of sophistication and gravitas to the event. The likes of Carl Bildt, Stephen Harper, Donald Harrison, Jorge Quiroga, Kevin Rudd, and Klaus Schwab lent their presence to the celebration, further solidifying its status as a gathering of global significance.



As we reflect on the spectacle that was the Ambani pre-wedding celebration, it becomes clear that it was more than just a lavish affair; it was a convergence of talent, influence, and wealth on a grand scale. Rihanna’s performance, with its electrifying energy and star power, was the perfect centerpiece for an event that will be remembered for years to come.



In conclusion, the Ambani family wedding served as a testament to the power of wealth and influence in shaping extraordinary moments that capture the world’s attention. With Rihanna’s $6.3 million performance as a highlight, the event underscored the unparalleled extravagance and grandeur that define the lives of the global elite.

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