Media personality, Gbemi Olateru Olagbegi has dished out advice to creatives about their work relationship with family members and friends.
In tweets she shared, the OAP told creatives not to hesistate to turn down family and friends who won’t pay for their work. She also recalled her experience with someone she helped share her flyer on Instagram.
Dear creatives , do not hesistate to say “NO” to family members / family friends who don’t want to pay for your work. When I was mc’ing weddings a few yrs ago – some aunties /uncles will say “Come & MC your cousins wedding” but wouldn’t want to pay. I’m not around Ma.
Makeup artistes /photographers /artistes suffer this too.
One said “Please help me post this flyer on your IG page .” I helped her the first time . The second time , she came again & said “Please help me post this on your page and send your Acct details – let me send you 20k for the weekend “ I didn’t reply . You’ve got jokes .
Davido reacts to allegation of slapping Rema at backstage of BBNaija arena
Davido has reacted to allegation of slapping Mavin star, Rema at the backstage of the Big Brother Naija arena.
The rumour was started by a Twitter user who claimed that Davido slapped Rema after the Mavin star’s bouncers stopped Big Brother Naija lockdown housemates from taking selfies with him during the finale show.
However hours after the Twitter user revealed his tweet was a lie and a joke, Davido tweeted in response;
Actually not fair bro … cus pple actually believed u … we humans too my guy
Rivers university suspends lecturer for allegedly sexually harassing and impregnating a student
The Management of the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education (IAUE) has suspended a lecturer, Dr Rowland Uchechukwu Igwe of the Department of Sociology for allegedly impregnating a student.
It was gathered that the lecturer allegedly intimidated, sexuallly harassed the said student before impregnating her.
Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. Ozo-Mekuri Ndimele, who confirmed the development in a statement on his personal Facebook account, on September 24, said the undergraduate suffered health complications as a result of the pregnancy.
“The Management of the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education has placed a lecturer, Dr Rowland Uchechukwu Igwe of the Department of Sociology on an Indefinite suspension on an allegation of serial intimidation, sexual harrassment and undue canal knowledge of a female undergraduate which resulted in her impregnation and other health complications.”
“The matter has been referred to the Council-Senate Committee on staff disciplinary matters for further investigation.” the statement reads.
Too much humility can destroy you – Actress Chika Ike
Nollywood actress, Chika Ike has said that humility is self-destructive.
The beautiful thespian via her Instagram story, advised people that it is great to be humble, but that they should know when to switch it up. According to her, people take your humility for foolishness or timidity and too much of it can destroy you.
Read as she wrote below….
“Humility is great; it’s a core value everyone should have. But you must know when and where to switch it up. Because some people in these streets will take your humility for foolishness or timidity. Too much humility is self-destructive.”