IBUKUN AWOSIKA DEBUTS IN KUNLE AFOLAYAN’S CITATION

 Mrs. Ibukun Awosika, Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has made her debut in a movie produced by award-winning, and proudly Nigerian movie producer, Kunle Afolayan. The movie, Citation, is created to correct one of the greatest ills – rape and sexual molestation – which affect the educational system and indeed societies around the world. Mrs. AwosikaContinue reading “IBUKUN AWOSIKA DEBUTS IN KUNLE AFOLAYAN’S CITATION”

Ikorodu Bois Get Gifts From Netflix

Social media sensation Ikorodu Bois have revealed they have been gifted with filming equipment from media service provider Netflix. In a tweet on Wednesday, the group expressed their joy as they thanked the company. In June 2020, Ikorodu Bois received an invite to the premiere of Hollywood thriller, Extraction The group is made up of 15-year-oldContinue reading “Ikorodu Bois Get Gifts From Netflix”

Nollywood And Society Encouraged Money Ritual, Kidnapping . – Fashola

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has alleged that Nollywood movies encourage crime such as money ritual and kidnap. He spoke during the week as a guest speaker at the fourth annual public lecture/symposium organised by the United Action for Change. The former Lagos State governor said at the symposium themed ‘Security of citizensContinue reading “Nollywood And Society Encouraged Money Ritual, Kidnapping . – Fashola”

BON AWARDS : Iya Rainbow, Sadiq Daba And Ngozi Ezeonu Get Special Recognition Awards

For the eleventh consecutive year, Best of Nollywood Awards (BON) has again chosen to recognise and celebrate the Nigerian movie industry practitioners with awards focusing on their hardwork, tenacity and steadfastness over the years in ensuring that the Nollywood, as the movie industry is popularly known, is at the fore front and at par withContinue reading “BON AWARDS : Iya Rainbow, Sadiq Daba And Ngozi Ezeonu Get Special Recognition Awards”

OSCAR COMMITTEE STATE WHY GENEVIEVE NNAJI’S FILM, LIONHEART WAS DISQUALIFIED.

The Nigeria Oscar Selection Committee (NOSC) Tuesday responded to the recent disqualification of the country’s submission to the 92nd Academy Awards® – Genevieve Nnaji’s Lionheart. The announcement was made on Monday November 4. According to the Academy, nominees in its Best International Feature Film Category must have a predominantly non-English dialogue track, and ‘Lionheart’ despiteContinue reading “OSCAR COMMITTEE STATE WHY GENEVIEVE NNAJI’S FILM, LIONHEART WAS DISQUALIFIED.”

Femi Davies Makes A Come Back!

Media personality and Publisher of MetroNewsNg Otunba Femi Davies is set to make a come back to the movie industry. The well known Lagos based journalist,who has spent well over 25years transversing Lagos Television/Radio Lagos, OGTV, Magnet Media, Oricom Advertising, Today’s Choice Magazine, Hearts Magazine, Ace Weekly, Global Excellence And City People Magazine before servingContinue reading “Femi Davies Makes A Come Back!”

TK Goes to School…

AppoInted a FELLOW at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta Tunde Kelani: The Man Exceeds the FrameBy Toyin Falola The extraordinary announcement, coming from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, that ace filmmaker Kelani will now be based there as a Fellow is heartwarming. The news reveals the warmth and uniqueness of the University’s boundlessContinue reading “TK Goes to School…”

Funmi Iyanda premieres debut movie, Walking with Shadows, at BFI London Film Festival

 Oct 10, 2019 Veteran broadcaster, Funmi Iyanda, has begun the premiere of her debut movie, Walking with Shadows, at the BFI London Film Festival. The movie produced by her production company, OYA Media, in collaboration with The Initiative for Equal Rights (TIERs), began premiering on Wednesday and will continue on Thursday. Directed by British filmmaker, AoifeContinue reading “Funmi Iyanda premieres debut movie, Walking with Shadows, at BFI London Film Festival”