Nollywood rated third globally in revenue earnings, says NEXIM Bank MD
With such huge earnings practitioners and businessmen from Hollywood and other global equivalents can no longer ignore Nollywood.
Nse Ikpe Etim, Kalu Ikeagwu storm Abuja for premiere of “Broken”
“…Nse made me cry on set,” says Kalu Ikeagwu
Heros and Zeros, The Contract, lead AMAA 2013 nominations
Justus Esiri was posthumously nominated for best actor in a leading role. The nominees for the 2013 most prestigious award for movie makers, African Movie Academy Awards, AMAA, have been announced. The event which took place in Malawi was well attended by movie practitioners in Africa. Leading the nominees list with 6 nominations each are […]
Funke Akindele, Jenifa, to co-host this year’s LaffMatazz
This year’s edition of laffMatazz will hold in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
Tonto Dike, Ini Edo star in new movie, Playing Safe.
The movie, which was shot in Lagos, Dubai, Ghana and London, will be released at Easter.
Tonto Dike, Rita Dominic, others storm premiere of Uche Jombo’s movie
Nigerian celebrities gathered for the movie premiere.
Nuella Njubigbo exposes Nollywood with new movie, Jujuwood
The actress also denied the various rumours about her love life.
Femi Kuti, Tiwa Savage to perform at AfricaMagic Viewers’ Choice Awards
M-Net is looking forward to create a magical night come March 9. The first ever AfricaMagic Viewers’ Choice Awards will hold this Saturday, March 9, in Lagos. The event will be broadcast live on DSTV and GoTV and hosted by IK Osakioduwa and Vimbai Muntinhiri. Musical entertainment will be provided by Afro-Beat King, Femi Kuti, […]
Actor urges Nigerian Government to fight piracy in entertainment industry
Mr. Afolayan urged government to assist the industry to address the problem of piracy.
Derenle Edun, family, robbed at gun point in Yaba home
Denrele alerted his followers during the robbery incident in Lagos.
Ailing Nollywood actress, Ngozi Nwosu, arrives U.K. for treatment
The Nigerian actress travelled to the U.K. for surgery.
Ben Affleck, Adele, Daniel Day Lewis win big at Oscars
The 85th Academy Awards held on Sunday night in Hollywood
Esiri’s death great loss to Africa, PPA says
Mr. Esiri, veteran actor and father of hip hop sensation, Dr. Sid, died on Wednesday. The National Chairman of the Progressive People’s Alliance, PPA, Sam Nkire, has described the death of veteran actor, Justus Esiri, as a great loss to the entertainment world. In a statement signed on Thursday in Abuja, Mr. Nkire described Mr. […]
Veteran Nollywood actor, Justus Esiri dies at 70
The Nigerian entertainment industry has been hit by another tragedy. One of the most talented actors in our country, Justus Esiri has been reported dead. He was 7o. (See tribute for the late actor by Journalist, Ruonah Godwin Agbroko-Meyer on the left). Mr. Esiri, father of pop star, Dr. Sid, died last night. Details of […]
Appeal Court to hear Baba Suwe’s case on Friday
The Nigerian actor was accused of ingesting drugs. The Court of Appeal in Lagos will, on Friday, hear arguments on the appeal by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, against the judgment ordering it to pay N25 million as damages to popular actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe. The Yoruba actor was, […]
10 places to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your partner
The locations are all in Lagos and Abuja.