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Karen Igho Channels Feminist Icon As She Speaks About Being Most Hated Person On The Planet.


New mommy Karen Igho is channeling feminist icon Rosie The Riveter in a new shoot. The former BBA contestant is rocking the icon’s trademark all denim outfit teamed with a bandana.

Karen who also recently appeared on BBC World spoke about being one of the most hated people on the planet when she entered the BBA house in 2011.


We Love Karen Igho’s No Make Up, No Filter Pic As She Announces Birth Of Her First Child!

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Whoop Whoop!

Karen Igho Rakos has just welcomed her first child, a baby boy born in London, where Karen now lives with her hubby,Yaroslav Rakos gave birth yesterday and we couldn’t be happier for the former reality TV star!

Karen took to Instagram to make the announcement, sharing a picture of herself just after she gave birth, in a hospital bed with her new born son sound asleep on her chest, she wrote,

Karenified family. Finally my son is here, welcome to my world. Thank you Lord for a safe delivery


What Karen Igho Said About Meeting Her Husband – Yaroslav Rakos & Being Pregnant!



Big Brother winner & actress Karen Igho tied the knot over the weekend in a traditional wedding ceremony over the weekend. [SEE THE PICTURES HERE]

And for the first time the cancer survivor & former Lagos red carpet regular is speaking on how she met her husband – Yaroslav Rakos, being pregnant and her future plans in an interview with Linda Ikeji Blog.

On meeting her husband, Karen said, “We met when I traveled to London back in summer 2005. We got to know each other and we clicked. We have known each other for 9 years. When I entered the limelight, that required me to travel and move around a lot but luckily, our relationship stood the test of time. We found that we are meant for each other.”

Read more after the jump


Call Her Mrs. Rakos! Karen Igho Confirms Marriage By Adding Hubby’s Name To All Social Media Accounts



For those of you who were wondering why we hadn’t been seeing Karen Igho at red carpet events like we used to it’s cos she was receiving cancer treatment in the UK which went well thankfully so now she’s cancer free, in that time she met someone and Miss Igho is now Mrs. Rakos!

Back in May I told you she was engaged & possibly married when she posted a picture on her Instagram of her wearing an engagement ring paired with a wedding band, which she captioned “Off The Market”. [READ HERE IF YOU MISSED IT]

Since then Karen has kept mum about her relationship status, she has also been quiet all round with her only public appearance being when she attended the NEA awards in New York, where she thanked fans for their support through her cancer battle. But a few days ago she changed her name on all her social media accounts to confirm her new status. She is now Karen Igho Rakos!


Karen Igho Is Back & Cancer Free! Spotted In New York Sending A Thank You Message To Fans [Video]



It’s great to see Big Brother Africa 2011 Winner Karen Igho out and about!

The reality TV star and actress took a long break from the red carpet parties & social media late last year, to focus on her cancer treatment in London. Karen who is reportedly engaged was spotted in New York a few days ago with her BFF Denrele Edun and a few other friends.

She seems to have undergone a make under of sorts, Karen whom we are used to seeing looking super glam was rocking her natural relaxed hair, an animal print body con dress and low heel pumps.

Looking good Karen! Watch her thank you video after the jump


Karen Igho Is All About That Lowkey Life Now…She Secretly Got Married?!



There was a time when Karen Igho was a staple at every red carpet event in Lagos but since late last year the Big Brother Africa winner has been conspicuously absent from the Lagos social scene. She embarked on cancer treatment in London back in December 2013  and thank God she is now cancer free.

Karen also went back to school.


See more pictures after the jump


Karen Igho Reveals She Is Now Cancer Free! Praise God!



We are sending up gratitude to God for Karen Igho’s life & health today! A few moments ago the 2011 BBA winner & actress wrote on her twtter that she is now cancer free.

Karen revealed she was undergoing cancer treatment back in December 2013, since then Karen who is frequently seen on the Lagos social circuit has not been spotted at events as she was undergoing cancer treatment in the UK. [READ HERE IF YOU MISSED IT]

See her tweets after the jump


2011 BBA Winner, Karen Igho Currently Undergoing Cancer Treatment In The United Kingdom



2011 Big Brother Africa winner and actress Karen Igho last month revealed on twitter she had cancer, she didn’t specify what type of cancer but Karen who is usually very active on social media & the party scene has been relatively quiet since she made the announcement on December 18th 2013.


Karen Igho Reveals She Has Cancer! Some Fans React With Hurtful Messages To The BBA WInner



A couple of hours ago on Twitter 2011 Big Brother Winner & media personality Karen Igho revealed she has cancer & she will be undergoing treatment soon. She did not say what type of cancer though. However Karen previously revealed she was diagnosed with breast cancer before entering the Big Brother House in 2011, the diagnosis resulted in Karen having a mastectomy & getting silicone implants instead.

A clearly frustrated & sad Karen tweeted earlier “I have cancer. Are you guys happy?????”, she then followed that tweet “When I die will you be happy then?

After the revelation some of Karen’s twitter followers tweeted some very hurtful things to her! See all the tweets below!


Dakore Akande, Julius Agwu, Rukky Sanda, Toke Makinwa, Efya, Uti Nwachukwu, Joselyn Dumas & More – All The Red Carpet Scoop From Africa Magic 10th Anniversary Red Carpet



The 10th anniversary of Africa Magic which also doubled up as the Nominees announcement for the Africa magic Viewers choice awards went down on Thursday 5th December at the Landmark Village in Victoria Island, Lagos.

Some of those in attendance were Uche Jumbo, Rukky Sanda, Toke Makinwa, Uti Nwachukwu, DJ Exclusive, Susan Peters, Praiz, Desmond Elliot, Karen Igho, Julius Agwu, Bovi, Isio Wanagho, Dakore Akande, Otas Ighodalo, Efya, Jocelyn Dumas, Eku Edewor to name a few.

As usual the red carpet was buzzing with all kinds of fashion, the good, the bad & the FUGLY! Check out what some of your faces wore after the jump & tell us who your best & worst dressed are.


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