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Will Smith, others make Jury List of 70th Cannes Film Festival

The Jury for the landmark 70th Festival De Cannes has been announced and it will be under the presidency of the Spanish director, screenwriter and producer Pedro Almodóvar. The Jury will be made up of eight key figures from the 7th Art, coming from all over the world. Four women and four men will thus help Pedro Almodóvar select from ... Read More »

Kiditopia Games will thrill Children on May 27th-Bayo Odusanmi

For 7 years, Children in Lagos have been enjoying loads of fun courtesy of a unique event of fun, games and laughter conceptualized by Bayo “Howie T” Odusami’s Howie T Expression Media formerly Kiss Events. The event which had unfolded at different venues such as The National Theatre, National Stadium, Union Bank Playground, Beko Ransome Kuti Youth Centre usually delight ... Read More »

Iyanya spreads joy, pops up to surprise Newly-Weds at Ikoyi Registry

Newlyweds who got married at Ikoyi Registry, Lagos on Thursday morning (Apr 13) were given an unexpected early-morning treat: R & B sensation, Iyanya, singing and performing his newest hits, serenaded the couples as their friends and families looked on with awe. Iyanya was there to promote his new EP, Signature, as well as his upcoming videos. The Mavin Records ... Read More »

Kunle Afolayan’s Omugwo hits Cinemas

“Omugwo” a film by African Magic Films in collaboration with Kunle Afolayan’s Golden Effects Pictures is set to hit the cinemas in Nigeria from Friday April 7th to April 13, 2017.In Lagos the film can be enjoyed at Silverbird Cinemas in Victoria Island, Ikeja and Festival Mall, Festac while in Abuja it is available at SEC, Abuja and Jabi Lake. ... Read More »

AU fixes May 2nd to unveil AFRIMA 2017 Calender

The calendar of events for the 2017 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) in partnership with the African Union will be formally unveiled on Tuesday, May 2 at a joint AUC-AFRIMA cultural conference to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa. The 2017 entry submission timeline for the prestigious continental awards will also be revealed at the joint conference expected to have ... Read More »

Court stops Premiere of Nollywood Star, Omoni Oboli’s “Okafor’s Law”

Nollywood actress and producer, Omoni Oboli, was disappointed as the the premiere of her highly anticipated movie “okafor’s law” was yesterday stopped by an order of the court. This painful development is coming after accusations of copyright infringement were leveled against the mother of four by Canada-based Nigerian script-writer, Jude Idada in September last year. However, Omoni decided that there ... Read More »

Why we took Big Brother Naija to South Africa-MultiChoice

Video entertainment provider, MultiChoice Nigeria, has explained its decision for filming the ongoing Big Brother Naija reality show in South Africa. A statement issued by the company said the decision was informed by the desire to deliver the same high quality production that its subscribers are accustomed to on its platforms.  “It is with this commitment in mind that a decision was ... Read More »

Academy announces The Oscar 2017 Nominees

The nominees for the 89th Academy Awards have been announced via a live stream (watch it in the player below). See the list below for the awards to be handed out on Feb. 26, 2017 in Hollywood at the ceremony hosted by  Jimmy Kimmel. Best picture Arrival Fences Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Hidden Figures La La Land Lion Manchester By the ... Read More »

Tony Okoroji’s new single, “Happy Music” making waves

The Chief Tony Okoroji of the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) has  released single “Happy Music’’ which is currently making waves across radio stations in Lagos. This is the first by the showbiz impresario in decades. The track which was released under Okoroji’s music label “TOPS Record, was first aired on Lagos-based radio station “Beat FM 99’’ to usher in ... Read More »

2face, D’banj,Wizkid, Olamide, Banky W, Tiwa Savage, others join new acts for One Lagos Fiesta

Lagosians are set for a session of fun and entertainment this yuletide as the One Lagos Fiesta takes centrestage with top and up-coming artistes set to perform at the innovative show organized by the Lagos State Government. At a news conference on Thursday in Ikeja, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Steve Ayorinde said the government is ... Read More »