Monday October 20th, 2014
Monday October 20th, 2014
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BON awards: How Liz Benson, Jeta Amata stole the show

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Liz Benson(standing) exchanging pleasantries with Gov. Amaechi

LEGENDARY Nollywood actress-turned-Evangelist, Rev. Liz Benson-Ameye and celebrated film maker, Jeta Amata who have been missing in action for some years now, returned to the social scene last Thursday night at the sixth edition of Best of Nollywood Awards which held inside the Banquet Hall of Government House, Port Harcourt, Rivers state. Liz Benson, started

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Film critic, Shaibu bags award from Germany

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The contributions of culture and film critic, Shaibu Husseini to the growth and development of Nollywood film industry has been recognized by the organisers of the annual Nollywood Film Festival, Germany (NFFG).

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Helen Paul living her dreams …opens multi-million naira Film Academy

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*Helen Paul on stage

Comedienne, radio and TV personality, Helen Paul better known as Tatafo is living her dreams as one of the very few women in the entertainment industry who has attained versatility in different spheres of the industry.

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I can’t exchange my body for a movie role-Moet Abebe

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SoundCity VJ Laura Monyeazo Abebe popularly known as Moet Abebe who recently debuted in Nollywood after starring in Zik Zulu Okafor’s latest soap, “Oasis” presents the picture of someone who would not easily succumb to the unholy idea of exchanging her body for a movie role.

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Bride to be declares: ‘I will not divorce my husband’- Ibinabo

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The joy of every woman is to get married, have children, and settle down with her family. And that is exactly what the President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) and ex-beauty queen, Ibinabo Fiberesim is experiencing at the moment.

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NBC partners MIPCOM for better entertainment content

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DVDs for sale are pictured in a store on September 24, 2013 in Accra. The new film by Ghanaian-Nigerian director Pascal Amanfo "Boko Haram" has been banned by censors in Ghana and shunned by cinema owners in Nigeria. AFP PHOTO

THE National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has announced a major working relationship that would revolutionalise the entertainment and broadcast environment in Nigeria.

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Mercy Johnson delivers baby NO 2 in US

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Nollywood star actress has delivered her second child, this time, a bouncing baby boy after baby Purity, her first child a couple of years ago.

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Nollywood actor, Clems Onyeka killed by stray bullets

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Nollywood Actor Clems Onyeka was killed by stray bullet in Asaba this afternoon. According to our source he ran into armed robbers and was shot dead.

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Nollywood director, Eboka to partner with Okoku’s foundation

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Austeen Eboka

Top Nollywood director, Austeen Eboka has joined the train of Nollywood stars who have resolved to join forces with ex-international, Paul Okoku to make a success of the charity-based foundation, the Greater Tomorrow Children Fund.

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Money works on me like a reflex action – Sharon Francis

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Sharon Francis

Sharon Francis is a starlet that has all the marks of a great star in the making. As a person in the make-believe world, Sharon is a bundle of tricks that get real just as soon as you begin to unravel the person within. She’s witty, smart, sexy and of course, takes no prisoners when it comes to baring her mind.

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‘How the women around me reacted to my marriage to ex-beauty queen’

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Rising filmmaker cum actor, Lawrence Onuzulike, a.k.a Lurrenz, who recently got married to an ex-beauty queen, Patience Yisa, after he parted ways with his former wife few years ago, has narrated how the women around him reacted when he told them that he was getting married again.

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How Living in Bondage flick aborted my dreams — Teco Benson

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Multiple award-wining director cum producer, Teco Benson, has criticised what has become a welcome development in the entertainment industry where politicians are steadily engaging entertainers in acts geared towards actualising their political ambitions.

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Invasion 1897 premieres in Lagos amidst applauds

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The long awaited epic Nigerian centenary film, Invasion 1897 by a prolific film writer, director, producer, Lencelot Oduwa Imasuen has finally berthed in Lagos. Invasion 1897, seen as a revival of our cultural heritage had been premiered in Abuja and Benin with a wide applaud and acceptance and made its final premiere at the Civic Center in Victoria Island, Lagos on Tuesday, September 30, 2014.

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MDA 8 champion,Utere family plans to open a dance studio

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Winner of season 8 MDA, Wilfred Utere has continued to express excitement for winning the keenly contested competition.Speaking after the family was declared the winner of the show, the representative of Utere family, who was visibly filled with joy, expressed his excitement for winning this year’s MDA competition.

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Hollywood actresses slam Google over leaked nude photos

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More than a dozen Hollywood celebrities whose naked pictures were hacked and posted online have threatened to sue Google for failing to crack down on the leaks.

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Nollywood to release film “October 1” for Nigeria’s anniversary

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The Nigerian film industry, ‘Nollywood’, on Monday said it would release “a must watch film”, titled titled “October 1”, a dark psychological thriller film for Nigeria’s independence anniversary.

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Africa music big names make AFRIMA 2014 nominees listscreen again

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The five regions of Africa gave an impressive account of their respective music industry as the 2014 Nominees’ List of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, was unveiled on September 23, 2014 during a world press conference held at Protea Hotel Leadway, Maryland Estate, Lagos, Nigeria.

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Nneka, the Pretty Serpent,

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By BENJAMIN NJOKU Twenty two years after it ruled the silver screen in the 90s, “Nneka the Pretty Serpent,’ one of the most influential home videos in Nigeria, is set to hit the screen again. Also, hitting the screen is the epic film, “Battle of Musanga”, which has been produced since 20 years ago, but

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Applause greets screening of Invasion 1897 in Abuja

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*Lancelot

By BENJAMIN NJOKU Thunderous ovation greeted the screen of Lancelot Imasuen’s historical movie, “Invasion 1897′ as an opening film act the just concluded Abuja International Film Festival. The film, last month premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, Canada, and also screened inside the Bristish Museum, ealy this month. Meanwhile, after seeing the film at

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Adora is set to open doors for me – Bridget

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Bridget John

Producer of Adora, Bridget John has said that she was surprised when the movie was named the Best Film in the Diaspora category at the Nollywood and African Film Critics’ Awards held recently in Beverly Hills, USA.

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Adora star joins Okoku’s foundation

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Okoku and  Bridget John

American-based Nollywood star, Bridget John has joined the train of the Greater Tomorrow Children Foundation (GTCF), a charity-based organisation, which primary aim is to help the less-privileged children in the Nigerian society and in the USA.

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Remembering Joan Rivers in Words and Comedy

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Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers was an old timer who was totally unknown to anyone under 30. She ruled the screens alongside other greats like Joans Collins and Elizabeth Taylor; but she refused to be confined to the past.

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Nollywood stars unveil films at Abuja film festival

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The 11th Abuja International Film festival opened yesterday with world premier and launch of Five Nollywood movies on Invasion 1897 and four others on Biofortication at the Silverbird Cinema, Abuja.

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Rethinking Nollywood in the Nigerian Project

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THERE is no doubt that today, Nollywood has become a national brand. It has become the foremost signifier of our cinematic energy as a creative people. Nollywood began small, but today it has become a huge contributor to the national economy. In the recent GDP rebasing exercise, Nollywood contributed 1.2 per cent to the national economy. If that appears little, then you have no knowledge of where and how Nollywood began.

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Actors go into politics for gain, power, passion – Zulu Okafor

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*•Abubakar Yakubu, AGN Secretary- General and Zik Zulu Okafor, AMP President

“I strongly have the conviction that they will do better because all that happens in politics had been acted by them, even combining the two will not be bad at all,” Ode said.

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More American babies for Nigerian celebrities

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Nuella

Despite the United States government efforts at tightening the noose on Nigerian pregnant women who have formed the habit of travelling to the US to deliver their babies, more pregnant celebrities are steadily jetting out of the country to do so.

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Behold! Project Fame finalists

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This year’s edition of MTN Project Fame is indeed getting to the peak, as we witness the final elimination show.

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Real reason Jim Iyke dumped me, Ex-fiancee opens up!

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ketura

She sounded absolutely distraught, and utterly disconsolate. Her usual exuberance, the bonhomie which she wears like a badge of honor was missing both in her voice and in her demeanor. She was inconsolable, pained and emotionally devastated. She had every reason to feel that way.

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NFVCB swoops on sellers of uncensored films

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The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), in a bold step to enforce its classification decisions recently clamped down on sellers of pornographic and unclassified movies in parts of Ikoyi, in Lagos State.

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Adora wins African Oscars in USA

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ADORA

“Adora”, a film produced by American-based Nigerian movie maker, Bridget John has won the Best Film in the Diaspora category at the just concluded Nollywood and African Film Critics (NAFCA) Award in Beverly Hills, California.

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Omoni Oboli wages war against malaria in Ajegunle

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Omoni Oboli

After premiering her much talked about movie, “Being Mrs. Elliot” recently in Lagos, top actress Omoni Oboli has taken yet another bold step as she wages war against malaria parasite in the ghetto city of Ajegunle in Lagos.

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Tears of joy as Mayowa,Ndigwe win Aquafina Elite model contest

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Winner of the Aquafina Elite Model Look Nigeria 2014 female category,Mayowa Nicholas has described her victory as challenging, saying that winning the contest remains the happiest moment of her life.

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