Morocco: Feeding the Soil, While Rallying the South for Greatness!
“After the encounter, even in its brevity, I became inclined to agree with a friend who said: “If you die without seeing Marrakech, God would likely reject your soul!”
KANNYWOOD INTERVIEW: I want to look beyond acting in 2020 – Fati SU
Fati said she will be taking time off the Hausa film industry for other personal engagements.
Minister to Investors: Invest in Nigeria’s Creative Industry
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has urged investors to take advantage of the opportunities in the nation’s creative industry.
U.S. to bar pregnant foreign nationals from entering the country
The U.S, Department of State says the move will address “endemic abuses’’ of the tourism visas and protect the U.S. from attendant national security risks.
Nigerian music revenue to hit $86 million in 2021 – Lai Mohammed
Mr Mohammed said the music revenue grew from about $36 million in 2014 (about N1.596 billion) to $53 million (about N1.908 billion) in 2018.
Majek Fashek discharged from hospital, undergoing therapy – Manager
He said Majek, 57, was discharged from Queen Elizabeth Hospital in England where he was treated and moved to the U.S.
Nigerian Film Corporation signs agreement with French agency
The French Government will give a maximum of €135,000 as grant to any selected Nigerian producer to help shoot a film.
BBNaija star Gedoni appointed as aide to Cross River governor
Mr Ekpata was appointed as the special adviser on ”garment factory and branding.’
‘Okada’, ‘Kannywood’, 27 other Nigerian words added to Oxford Dictionaries
They include, ‘Ember Month’, ‘Danfo’, ‘Non-indigene’, ‘Guber’, ‘Tokunbo’, ‘MamaPut’, ‘Kannywood’ and ‘Next Tomorrow’.
Nigerian writer wins plagiarism lawsuit against Nollywood filmmaker
The author says he won the case and gifted half of the compensation to an intellectual property public awareness project.
Burna Boy makes Michelle Obama’s 2020 workout playlist
Burna Boy is the only Nigerian artiste on the list.
PHOTOS: Mercy Johnson premieres new movie in Lagos
The film can be best described as a visual feast of the cultures of the ancient Igala and Bini kingdoms.
Yoruba movie industry not profitable – filmmaker, Kehinde Adeyemi
With over 60 movies in his kitty, Kehinde Adeyemi is a highly sought-after filmmaker in the Yoruba movie industry.
Nigerian military, film corporation release anti-insurgency film
The film chronicles the Nigerian Military’s gallant fight against insurgency in the North-east.
Many Nigerians link mental Illness to supernatural causes – Survey
Nigerians identified “possession by an evil spirit” as one among three major causes of mental disorders, the study released on Tuesday revealed.
Court dismisses car theft case against Naira Marley
Naira Marley, his two brothers – Idris Fashola, 18, and Babatunde Fashola, 24 – and their cousin, Kunle Obere, 22, were the defendants in the case.
Two weeks after wedding, husband discovers ‘wife’ is a man
The purported wife was charged with impersonation, theft and obtaining goods by false pretense.
#Oscar 2020: Africa fails to make the cut (Full list of nominees)
Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lion Heart’, which was tipped to be Nigeria’s Oscar entry, did not make the cut.
Most women don’t regret after having abortion – Study
Five years after having an abortion, a majority of women surveyed – 84 per cent – ”had positive emotions or no emotions whatsoever about their abortion decision.”
Naira Marley wins first major award at Soundcity MVP (Full list of winners)
Naira Marley’s viral song ‘Soapy’ earned him the award.
Nigerians spent N7 billion on movies in cinemas in 2019
Cinema earnings were low in February, making it the lowest-grossing month with a total of N291.8 million.