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5th July 2021

“None of my parents lived to be 60” Richard Mofe-Damijo discusses turning 60 and breaking family patterns #WithChude.

People fear ageing for many reasons. For legendary actor and producer Richard Mofe-Damijo, popularly known as RMD, ageing was once a sign that he was closer […]
1st July 2021

“If it was a battle, I lost,”- Chude Jideonwo publicly apologizes to Charles Novia for his Twitter backlash in 2017 on #WithChude

This week’s episode of #WithChude took an interesting turn of events as host and co-founder of Joy Inc., Chude Jideonwo, made a public apology to Nollywood […]
29th June 2021

“I had a mid-life crisis at an early age”- Charles Novia discusses dealing with mid-life crisis, and reviving Majek Fashek’s career in Nigeria #WithChude

Nollywood legendary producer, director, actor, screenwriter and promoter – Charles Novia discusses relevance in Nollywood, his effort to revive Majek Fashek’s music career, mid-life crisis, and […]
21st June 2021

Ayo Animashaun discusses challenges in his 27 year career span, defending Hip Tv from foreclosure and handling haughty agents #WithChude

On this weeks’ episode of #WithChude, Entertainment entrepreneur and Television executive, Ayo Animashaun, discusses the struggles and battles he has faced in becoming the number one […]
15th June 2021

“My sister was sacked from a job because she was related to Me” – Denrele Edun discusses being outcasted and picked on for his personality #WithChude

This week’s episode of #WithChude featured Adenrele Oluwafemi Edun, popularly known as Denrele. In this exclusive interview with host Chude Jideonwo, the well-known television host opened […]
7th June 2021

Multiple award-winning architect Olajumoke Adenowo discusses feminism, living a life of impact and biggest life lessons #Withchude

This week’s episode of #WithChude unveiled the professional and personal life of multiple award-winning architect and philanthropist Olajumoke Adenowo. Described as Africa’s Starchitect by CNN, Olajumoke’s […]
31st May 2021

“At one point, I didn’t think I was going to be the mom of one. Now I have two boys,” – Toolz discusses dealing with stillbirth and handling the death of her father #WithChude

Losing a child is traumatic enough, but losing a child and believing it’s your fault is worse. On this week’s episode of #WithChude, media personality Tolu […]
24th May 2021

Despite dropping back to back hits, Joeboy admits his fear of losing relevance in the music industry #WithChude

After coming into the spotlight in 2019 with his famous single, Baby, award-winning artiste Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa, popularly known as “Joeboy”, discussed the challenges of overcoming […]
18th May 2021

Betty Irabor discusses long-standing battle with low self-esteem, depression and why she decided to visit Yaba Psychiatric Hospital #WithChude

If there’s one thing that this week’s episode of #WithChude has so flawlessly demonstrated, it’s that material possession, luxury and living an indulgent lifestyle does not […]
11th May 2021

‘I knew that nobody would care if I said it out so I never did’ – Denola Grey discusses depression, fashion and journey to self-discovery #WithChude

This week’s episode of #WithChude gave us a glimpse into the life of fashion consultant, actor and writer, Adenola Adepetun, popularly known as Denola Grey. In […]
4th May 2021

Blue-collar workers share their views on unemployment and the Nigerian government on The Hustle Workers’ Day special

The Hustle is back again for another exciting quarter! This Workers’ Day edition spotlighted four young blue-collar workers, including; Eyitemi, an auto mechanic, Victor, the clothes […]
26th April 2021

“The comfort I have not to mourn overtly over the loss of my only child is that I know he is not gone”’ – Eucharia-Anunobi discusses the role of faith in overcoming grief #WithChude

After losing her fifteen-year-old son to sickle cell anaemia in 2017, multiple award-winning actress, former beauty queen and Pastor, Eucharia Anunobi opened up to Chude Jideonwo, […]
20th April 2021
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“Seeing the smiles on my children’s faces keeps me motivated” – Adunni Ade discusses longstanding battle with depression and more #WithChude

This week’s episode of #WithChude gave us a sneak peek into the life of the veteran actress, Adunni Ade. The celebrity opened up to host Chude […]
13th April 2021

“Someone said I slept with the wife of the man who helped my career”, – Perruzi shared #WithChude

On the latest episode of #WithChude, sensational Nigerian music artist, Tobechukwu Victor Okoh, popularly known as Perruzi, opened up to host Chude Jideonwo, about how he […]
7th April 2021

“I respect the institution of marriage, but I won’t rush in to please the public” – Actress Rita Dominic tells #WithChude

This week’s episode of #WithChude featured a candid conversation with one of Nigeria’s finest actresses, Rita Dominic, who shared with the viewers her thoughts on marriage […]
1st April 2021

‘Something died in me when my father died’ – Actress Omotola Jalade Ekeinde reveals on #WithChude

The latest episode of #WithChude, saw Nigerian veteran actress, singer, philanthropist, and Member of the Order of the Federal Republic, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, in an emotional […]
23rd March 2021

“I was watching my father’s funeral while recording Dad’s Song” – Teniola Apata discusses losing loved ones, debut album and more#WithChude

This week’s episode of #WithChude showed a different side to the award-winning artiste and entertainer Teniola Apata. In this rather emotional interview with the host and […]
16th March 2021

“I feel like my body is not my own” – Chude Jideonwo reveals struggle with Tourette’s and mental illness.

In anticipation of Chude Jideonwo’s 36th birthday, this week’s episode took a sharp turn from the regular #WithChude episodes. This time, the host himself, Chude Jideonwo, […]
10th March 2021

70-year-old man offers 25,000 naira compensation for raping a 3-year old girl – Chioma Agwuegbo shares grueling stories of sexual violence #WithChude

From lecturers offering sex for grades to sexual violence in marriages, women have had to navigate the murky waters of gender-based violence for many years. On […]
4th March 2021

“I grew up thinking women were evil and that rape isn’t real” -Akah Nnani on fighting false accusations of rape as a teenager

This week’s episode of #WithChude is a sharp contrast from the rape stories that we usually hear in our society today –  where the victim is […]
23rd February 2021

Niniola discusses multiple failed auditions, rivalry with Teni and contributing to Beyonce’s album on #WithChude interview

When it comes to recounting her experience and significant influences on her rise to stardom, former project fame contestant and queen of Afro-house — Niniola Apata […]
23rd February 2021

News mention: Active citizen participation is the most important factor in any election — Adebola Williams

22nd February 2021

The Nigeria Prize for Difference and Diversity announces call for 2021 nominations… Arit Okpo, Harry Itie, others return as judges; Azeenarh Mohammed joins

Following the success of the first edition of the Nigeria Prize for Difference and Diversity, sponsored by Founder of Joy, Inc., Chude Jideonwo, the Central Working […]
9th February 2021

How the Nigerian healthcare system failed me – Hot FM OAP, Uche Sensei narrates on #WithChude

You may recognise popular host and On-Air Personality, Uche Agbai by his energetic and bubbly demeanour, however, behind the laughter and positive vibes is an intensely […]
2nd February 2021

Adeola Azeez, former chairperson of WIMBIZ, discusses major life lessons, and more #WithChude

As she turns 60 and formally retires from her role as deputy managing director of German multinational, Deutsche Bank Nigeria and chairperson of non-profit entrepreneurial network, […]
27th January 2021

Singer-songwriter, Cobhams Asuquo on growing up blind, and surpassing the odds in the music industry

Singer-songwriter and superstar producer, Cobhams Asuquo has always been the perfect example of grit, hope, and passion. On this week’s episode of #WithChude, he didn’t fail […]
27th January 2021
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“I didn’t realise when it started happening” || Award-winning actress, Dakore Egbuson-Akande speaks on motherhood and postnatal depression #WithChude

Amongst many profoundly emotional episodes of #WithChude, this week’s conversation with multi-brand ambassador and award-winning actress, Dakore Egbuson-Akande on her struggle with postnatal depression,  battle for […]