D’banj, Tonto Dikeh, Basorge Tariah Jr are a year older today

She made an unforgettable appearance in the movie "Dirty Secret" and ever since the flaming actress became hard to ignore.

Born June 9, 1985, Tonto Charity Dikeh-Churchill is a Nigerian actress and singer from Rivers State.

She made an unforgettable appearance in the movie "Dirty Secret" and ever since the flaming actress became hard to ignore.

Not only is Tonto known for her acting prowess, the actress also has a heart of gold as she runs a charity organisation called 'Tonto Dikeh's Foundation'.

Well known for his entertaining personality, the 'Emergency' crooner made his big break with the now defunct pop group, Mo-hits.

With his first album came his first endorsement from an energy drink called Power Fist.

In May 2013, D'banj was named the Bank of Industry (BOI) ambassador. In October 2014, D'banj was named the official African ambassador for Beats by Dre. In February 2015, D'banj was named the official African ambassador for Ciroc Nigeria and In September 2015, he was made the brand ambassador of SLOT, a popular mobile phone, and electronic gadget retail outfit.

D'banj is also the founder of Koko Foundation for Youth and Peace Development. He is also Nigeria's first United Nations Youth Ambassador for Peace and is a ONE campaign ambassador. He released the song "Cocoa Na Chocolate" in support of agriculture investments.

Born June 9, 1967, Basorge Tariah Jr. is an actor and director, known for "My Guy" (1999), "The Meeting" (2012) and "Domitilla".

He rose to fame after winning numerous dance competitions and then venturing into comedy.

He has since had a major influence on Nigerian comedy and movies and has gone on to win numerous awards.

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