Bisola Aiyeola, the first runner-up of the 2017 BBNaija reality TV show, says she is happy that she didn’t win the show.
Efe Ejeba, a rapper from Warri in Delta state, won the 2017 edition of the show.
Speaking in an interview with VJ Adams, the singer cum actress who won the 2018 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Trailblazer Award said not winning encouraged her to work harder.
“To be honest, I wasn’t about winning, it was about the platform. My first nomination was three weeks into the game and I was ready to go home,” she said.
“I made a mistake 10 years ago with Project Fame. I left thinking I was a superstar, waiting for the record label. I was shocked. So I said if I am given an opportunity, I will still work.
“Nobody knows me as far as I am concerned. I will introduce myself whenever I meet anybody because I don’t feel like anybody knows me yet. Not winning BBNaija helped, it pushed me and it is still pushing me. I’m happy I didn’t win.”
The 32-year-old entertainer explained that she has been unable to choose between music and acting.
“I feel like I haven’t given music my all but for acting, I have played some roles that have challenged me and a lot of people know me as an actor,” she said.
Speaking on why it is harder to manage female artistes, Bisola, as she is popularly referred to by fans, said: “I was talking to one music executive and he said they have to deal with makeup and hair to worry about and if they now have a spouse and if they now have a child. But if it’s a guy, they can tell him of a trip and he packs his bags and go.
“If it’s a woman, they have to worry about hair, makeup, outfit, stylist, husband and child. So they have to plan it. Every successful female artiste has to put in 250%.
“The industry has to learn how to accommodate women.”
In her opinion, there is nothing in a lady asking a guy out; she says she can do it for a guy she is attracted to.
Nollywood Actress, Yvonne Jegede has shared first photos of her son weeks after reports that her marriage to rapper Abounce crashed.
Yvonne Jegede has also been fueling the report of the marriage crash with the kind of posta she makes on social media. Recently, she posted that it’s best for a strong woman to walk away instead of fixing it.
A strong woman will automatically stop trying if she feels unwanted. She won’t fix it or beg, she will just walk away.
After being called out on social media, Davido apologises for body shaming a lady who attacked him overr his political views and affiliation.
Barrister Temi (T.lolo) has rejected the apology Davido tendered after realizing he was wrong.
Davido, in a lengthy post on his social media explained that Temi and her man knows him personally and could have easily reached out to him privately but she opted for calling him out online and that hurt him uncontrollably.
However, T.Lolo has taken to her Instastory to reveal that cannot accept the singer’s apology.
She said he shouldn’t have said all that he did about her body, just because he didn’t know how to respond to what she said.
She added that Davido is lying as she does not know him and they are not friends and there was no way she could reach him via DM or any closer means.
She further stated that Davido went all out to attack her, so he should own it and not flip the script.