Handke receives Nobel Prize for Literature amidst protest
The 76-year-old Austian writer was pronounced the 2019 winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Naira Marley lawyer’s absence stalls musician’s trial
Marley is facing an 11-count charge bordering on conspiracy, possession of counterfeit credit cards and fraud.
Rahama Sadau dazzles fans, friends at birthday bash
The birthday party coincided with the launching of her new eatery and beauty parlour.
‘Star Wars’ actor, Torin Pocock, makes Nollywood debut
‘Kpali’ is scheduled for a December 20 release in cinemas nationwide.
Marriage Story leads nominations for 77th Golden Globe Awards
Ricky Gervais will host the Golden Globes Award which will hold on Sunday, January 5, 2020.
Six Nollywood blockbusters worth seeing this season
Nigerian movies now hold their own next to their Hollywood and Bollywood counterparts and even have bigger opening weekends in many instances.
PHOTOS: Cardi B, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Teni, others perform in Lagos
Cardi B donned Nigeria’s national colours.
Movie Review: ‘Muna’ suggests new career angle for Adesua Etomi-Wellington
Away from the acting, the idea behind the film built an important case against child trafficking and the various forms it could take.
INTERVIEW: Nigerian actors must set money aside for their future – Akin Lewis
Not all actors are irresponsible and yes acting is a serious job, Akin Lewis says
Cardi B visits Lagos strip club, adopts Nigerian name
Cardi B, who is also an ex-stripper, could be seen spraying some Naira notes on some of the strippers at the joint.
Eddie Ugbomah, Joke Silva honoured with Movie Rock of Fame Award
Some of the recipients of the maiden edition in 2017 included late thespians Sam Loco-Efe, James Iroha, popularly known as ‘Giringori Akabogu’ and Adeyemi Afolayan, a.k.a Ade Love, father of veteran movie director Kunle Afolayan.
INTERVIEW: How Nollywood can change the Nigerian narrative — Funke Akindele
I believe Nigerian filmmakers have a lot of power in their hands to change our society and even hold our politicians accountable.
Emmanuela, ‘Aiyetoro’, others top 2019 most-watched YouTube videos in Nigeria
According to YouTube, the top trending videos in Nigeria for 2019 reflect the nation’s love of sports and entertainment.
Veteran singer, Chris Hanen of ‘Ozigizaga’ fame, is dead
The soft-spoken singer shot into limelight after the release of his debut album ‘Turning Point’ in 1990.
Burna Boy leads Apple’s 2019 top 10 streamed songs
Burna Boy has five songs leaving the other five top slots to other artists including Davido, Wizkid, Joeboy and Rema.
Basketmouth speaks on rape joke that cost him EU slot
In 2014, the comedian joked about Nigerian women “deserving to be raped if they refuse to have sex by the second date”.
Actress launches lifeline for ailing, aged Nollywood actors
The actress explains that the idea is “for an actor to adopt a veteran actor and contribute to his or her wellbeing monthly”.
Taekwondo: Korean centre trains Abuja residents on self-defence
Taekwondo is a Korean martial art, characterised by its emphasis on head-height kicks, jumping and spinning kicks, and fast kicking techniques.
How diabetes patients can manage dental challenges
Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to easily preventable and serious health conditions such as dental issues.
Kate Henshaw, Patience Ozokwor, others feature in musical drama
The play tells the story of survival of a young woman who lost everything in a fire outbreak but her will to overcome.
Nigeria vows to ‘go after’ stolen artefacts worldwide
“We cannot imagine by what logic an Ife Bronze or a Benin Bronze or a Nok Terracotta can belong to any other part of the globe except to the people of Nigeria, whose ancestors made them.”