Nollywood

Infographics showing election outcomes for celebrities. (NAN)

How Nigerian celebrities faired in 2019 general elections

The entertainment industry has recorded its own fair share of performance in the ongoing governorship and house of assembly elections in the country.

Salamina Mosese, Thembisa Mdoda, Dineo Ranaka, and Kay Smith are the lead cast in 'Baby Mamas' film

South African movie ‘Baby Mamas’ Premieres in Lagos

The movie takes a look at the daily lives of four young professional women.

Fadeyi Oloro

Veteran actor, Fadeyi Oloro, hospitalized over unknown ailment

The actor’s plight is coming to the fore, barely two weeks after his contemporary, Baba Suwe, was hospitalised

Wale Adenuga’s film Knockout

Wale Adenuga’s film Knockout in cinemas this Easter

Wale Adenuga says the film offers Nigerians the best of comedy for the coming Easter Season and beyond.

Controversial Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh

International Women’s Day: Tonto Dikeh to host 10 ordinary Nigerian women

The International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8 every year.

Baba Suwe

Baba Suwe gets N10 million lifeline ahead of foreign medical trip

The donation is coming two days after Baba Suwe was admitted into the Lagos University Teaching Hospital.

Omotola Jalade and Seun Kuti

Nigeria’s ‘Omosexy’ eyes 2020 Oscars

She stated this on her Instagram handle @realomosexy while congratulating the Oscar 2019 winners.

Baba Suwe on way to hospital

Ailing actor, Baba Suwe, admitted into hospital

The vice president and minister of health are assisting the ace actor.

Kate Henshaw as Mabel King

Kate Henshaw Runs for Governor in ‘4th Republic’

4th Republic’ is the story of Mabel King (Kate Henshaw) as she races to become Nigeria’s first female governor but is caught up around a heavily marred election.

Baba Suwe

Help, my health is deteriorating, Baba Suwe cries out

The comic actor is battling diabetic complications, among other ailments.

Yvonne Jegede and Abounce

Separation rumors trail actors, Yvonne Jegede, Kunle Fawole’s marriage

The couple is yet to publicly comment on the issue.

Baba Suwe

TAMPAN denies abandoning ailing Baba Suwe

TAMPAN also says it is set to introduce an insurance scheme for members.

The late Nigerian scriptwriter, Osang Abang.jpg

MNET scriptwriter, Osang Abang, dies in road accident

Mr Abang was a content co-writer for Tinsel, a popular Nigerian soap opera and was also the head writer of the African Magic series, BattleGround.

CELLULOID: Unveiling Fadeyi Oloro, the known gunman

A master dribbler, Fadeyi was the old Yoruba Nollywood’s response to Maradona. Ah, Fadeyi was a delight on the big screen!

Omotola gets special recognition in Los Angeles

The honour was given her by the City of Los Angeles in recognition of her notable contributions to black film.

French president Emmanuel Macron with Nollywood artists during a live show in Lagos, Nigeria. EPA-EFE/Ludovic Marin

Nigeria is punching below its weight despite massive soft power capacity

There are three key ways in which Nigeria exercises some degree of soft power.

The late Yoruba actress, Funmilayo ‘Ijewuru’ Ogunsola

Veteran Yoruba actress, Funmilayo ‘Ijewuru’ Ogunsola, is dead

The deceased was the fourth wife of the late veteran Yoruba actor, Ishola Ogunsola.

PARK CITY, UTAH - FEBRUARY 02: Director Chinonye Chukwu speaks onstage during the Sundance Film Festival Awards Night Ceremony at Basin Recreation Field House on February 02, 2019 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)

Nigerian’s Chinonye Chukwu becomes first black woman to win Sundance biggest prize

Her film, “Clemency,” a gripping death row drama starring Alfre Woodard, as a prison warden struggling with the emotional demands of her job, won the festival’s biggest prize.

MC Oluomo at his thankgiving service at his Ejigbo, Lagos home

Yoruba movie stars storm MC Oluomo’s thanksgiving service

The show of love was quite overwhelming for the celebrant and he broke into tears

Chisom Gabriella plays the lead role in a new drama series titled Halita

New Nollywood drama ‘Halita’ set to hit airwaves

Halita tells the story of a young woman who is forced to flee the village and a crooked suitor,

Controversial Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh

Tonto Dikeh exposes secret lifestyle of Nigerian celebrities

Tonto Dikeh is not the only Nollywood actress who has berated her colleagues who show off on social media.

New election-themed short film ‘Choices’ debuts

The film, Choices, tells the story of Tega, the only son of a family whose father has over the years, been a political thug and a mercenary.

Ireti Doyle

What acting has given me that nothing else can — Ireti Doyle

Ireti Doyle speaks about becoming an actress and a grandmother.

Adewale Olarenwaju, aka 'Ishow Larry' [Photo: Daily Advent Nigeria]

Yoruba actor, Adewale Olarenwaju, aka ‘Ishow Larry’, is dead

The late actor began his career as a makeup artist on the set of several Yoruba movies before becoming an actor.

Regina Daniels

Election: Atiku gives actress Regina Daniels appointment

The teen star is the latest Nollywood actor to endorse Mr Abubakar’s election bid on social media.