English actress, Diana Rigg, popular for her roles in The Avengers and Game of Thrones has passed at the age of 82.
Confirming her death, Rigg’s long-standing friend and talent agent, Lionel Larner, reported that she died “peacefully” this morning, adding that she had been “at home in England with her family who have asked for privacy at this difficult time”.
In her words, she said:
“She was a beautiful kind and generous human being that enhanced the lives of all that knew her as well as a great actress. She leaves a great void in my heart.”
Her daughter, actress Rachael Stirling, said Rigg had been diagnosed with cancer in March and had “spent her last months joyfully reflecting on her extraordinary life, full of love, laughter, and deep pride in her profession. I will miss her beyond words.”
Rigg, who rose to prominence in the 1960s for her role as Emma Peel in The Avengers, played Lady Olenna Tyrell in HBO’s smash hit Game of Thrones. She also played Countess Teresa di Vicenzo, or Tracey Bond, James Bond’s first and only wife to date, in the 1969 film On Her Majesty’s Secret Service.
She won the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress for the BBC miniseries Mother Love in 1989, and an Emmy Award for her role as Mrs. Danvers in an adaptation of Rebecca (1997).
“Your wife’s money is not meant for you to spend. Stop eyeing her money” – Reno Omokri advises men.
Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has advised men to never eye their wife’s money.
Reno who dropped another of his nuggets on Instagram told men to make their own money because their wife’s money isn’t theirs.
According to him, the man is the head and the head is designed to carry weight.
Read as he wrote below….
Your money is meant for you, your wife and your children to spend. But your wife’s money is not meant for you to spend. Don’t even think of it. Don’t make plans for it. Pretend it doesn’t even exists. Never eye her money. Leave it for her and the children. Make your own! Men who put their eyes on their wives monies hardly progress. It is against nature and good judgment. Yes, two shall become one. But you are the head of the family. A head is designed to carry weight, and not just to Lord it about. Carry the weight!”
Vice President, Osibanjo and his wife, now grandparents as Damilola and her husband welcomes their 1st child.
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo and his wife, Dolapo have become the latest grand parents.
Osinbajo’s daughter, Damilola and her husband, Oluseun, welcomed their first child, a baby boy today, September 21st.
Taking to his social media handles, the super excited grandpa made the announcement writing;
“All glory to GOD!
I am now a grand dad! My daughter, Oludamilola and her husband Oluseun became parents to a wonderful baby boy this morning!
Adesuwa Etomi discloses she had the most peace the 3 months she went off social media.
Adesua Etomi-Wellington has announced her decision to go off social media to end the year.
In her recent tweet, the Nollywood actress said she enjoyed her time in peace during the 3 months she went off social media.
In her words;
“Went off social media for almost 3 months last year. The most peace I’ve had. Travelled with my baybay, did fun things, took very few pictures, spent a lot of time in the presence of God, had some of the most important meetings of my life and none of it is online. I get to keep it for me. The best. Infact I should go off again to end the year”.