Fame hasn’t changed anything about me – Helen Paul

Superstar comedian, presenter, singer and actress, Helen Paul, popularly known as Tatafo, is a household name in entertainment industry. The Edo State-born artiste doesn’t need any introduction. Ask any Nigerian kid and he would tell you, that lady who mimic our voice. In this interview with EDWIN USOBOH, she talks about growing up, challenges of being a female comedian and sundry issues     Who is Helen Paul? Tell us about your growing up, education etc. I’m a go-getter and workaholic, and I also love to play a lot. Growing…

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Helen Paul: HOW MY MUM WAS RAPED IS HER STORY, I WON’T INTERFERE

Fresh from completing her doctoral studies at the University of Lagos, Helen Paul scored what is considered a feat within and beyond the Nigerian entertainment arena. In this interview with ADEDAYO ODULAJA, the mother of two said she doesn’t intend to dwell on the rape account that seems to have been played up more than her lofty achievement.   Would you say staying in Lagos made the pursuit of your PhD easy for you? Yes, I guess I can say that especially because I was in the hostel throughout my…

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‘No one equals the strength of a mother’

The National Theatre Iganmu, Lagos was transformed into a pamper centre filled with smiling faces on Saturday, March 30, as a remarkable number of mothers and children graced the fifth annual mother’s day fiesta organised by a group of outstanding mothers who saw the need to appreciate mothers all around the world in their own little yet amazing way. The event which made its debut in 2015 featuring outstanding mothers, the likes of Mrs. Iretiola Doyle, Prof. Grace Alele Williams, Adesuwa Onyenokwe and Alhaja Kuburat Okoya has recorded a remarkable…

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Keppy Ekpeyong, Helen Paul to host BON Awards 2018

The pair of Helen Paul, a comedian and actress and Keppy Ekpenyong Bassey, veteran Nollywood star, has been anniunced as hosts for the 2018 edition of Best of Nollywood (BON) Awards. The awards ceremony, billed to take place on December 9 in Oyo State, will mark a decade of BON celebrating highfliers in the Nigerian movie industry. Seun Oloketuyi, Chief Executive Officer of BON Awards, said: “A lot of creative contributions have gone into the event’s preparation, to make it a memorable 10 years celebration”. Accordibg to the organisers, the…

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Helen Paul, Keppy Ekpenyong to host 2018 BON Awards

Helen Paul, a popular comedian, will team up with Keppy Ekpenyong Bassey, veteran actor, to host the Best of Nollywood (BON) Awards which celebrates high fliers in the movie industry. The awards ceremony has been scheduled to hold on Dec. 9 in Oyo state. “The duo of Ekpeyong and Paul will thrill guests to `an evening of class’ at the gala night and ball-themed event,’’ Seun Oloketuyi, the Chief Executive Officer of BON Awards, said. “A lot of creative contributions have gone into the event’s preparation, to make it a…

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