Retract your allegations or face N50bn suit, Abuja Business man tells Toke Makinwa

January 1, 2022 Kehinde Osasona 0

An on air personality/Nollywood actress Toke Makinwa has been given 48 hours ultimatum to retract “the false allegation made against an Abuja Businessman or risk N50 billion defamation law suit. In the said allegation which was published in some Online media platforms, Makinwa accused Alhaji Abubakar Aliyu of dating and making false promises to her. But while refuting the allegation, Read More

Breaking: Another popular Nollywood actor, Daddy Sam, is dead

December 23, 2021 Editor 0

A veteran and popular Nollywood actor Sam Obiago also known as Daddy Sam has passed on. The death of Daddy Sam who was said to ill in the past few days was disclosed by the President of Actors Guild of Nigeria Emeka Rollas on social media on Thursday morning. Details loading…

AMAA 2021 Awards: See full list of winners

November 29, 2021 Solomon Arowolo 0

The African Movies Academy Awards (AMAA) on Sunday held its award for the year 2021. The award held in Lagos with many outstanding individuals bagging awards. See full list of winners below:  EFERE OZAKO AMAA 2021 AWARD FOR BEST SHORT FILMMeat – Uganda (WINNER)Enroute – Bourkina FassoA Better Friend – GhanaFind Me By The River – South AfricaIn Extremis – Read More

At last, popular actress, Joke Silva, reveals health condition of husband, Olu Jacobs

November 21, 2021 Editor 0

Veteran actress, Joke Silva, has revealed the health condition of her husband and fellow actor, Olu Jacobs. The actor has been off the movie screens but recently he was seen publicly at Africa International Film Festival Awards (AFRIFF) in Lagos, looking frail. The actress in an interview with Chude Jideonwo aired on Channels Television on Saturday revealed that her husband Read More

Togo varsity confers Nollywood actor, Uzee, with doctorate degree

November 3, 2021 Editor 0

It was all smiles and encomiums when Nollywood filmmaker, producer and actor, Uzee Usman, was awarded a Honorary Doctorate Degree by iheris University Togo. The event which took place on Saturday October 30, 2021 was well attended by dignitaries from all walks of life. He was conferred with honorary doctorate doctorate degree on media and communication studies. According to the Read More

UN trains women on gender equality bill

October 31, 2021 Najib Sani 0

The United Nations Women under an intervention known as the EU-UN joint Spotlight initiative, has conducted a training for women in Film and Television international and Nigerian film/ TV industry professionals on ending violence against women, girls and gender equal opportunities bill. Spotlight Initiative is a multi-year program to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls and to Read More

Ebonyi indigenes demand release of detained Journalist over Facebook post

October 13, 2021 Editorial II 0

The Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in the Diaspora (AESID) has faulted the state government of Engr David Umahi, for implementing Cybercrime Prohibition Law in the state without a public hearing. The group however, demanded immediate release of a Radio presenter, Godfrey Chikwere, arrested and detained over a Facebook post on the order of the state government. In a statement Read More

I’m a man with more than 9 lives – Charly Boy

September 18, 2021 Editor 0

Nigeria’s weird musician and song writer, Charles Chukwuemeka Oputa, aka charly boy whose latest efforts in the film and music industry is causing waves across the local and international scenes has said that he is a man of more than nine lives.  Charly Boy who is currently enjoying a post- COVID deserved holidays in London revealed  that he could count Read More

Gulder Ultimate Search: The Form, how to apply

September 1, 2021 Solomon Arowolo 0

Organisers say the new season of GUS is open to receiving applications from Nigerians between 21-35 years from September 1, 2021, via its online registration platform How do you do it?To submit an application, all you have to do is head to the GUS website. Here, applicants must enter their personal details, upload a photograph, and answer a few Read More

Breaking: 2 veteran actors dead in less than 24 hours

August 27, 2021 Editor 0

Two veteran nollywood actors Ifeanyi Dike and Victor Olaotan have passed on. While Dike died on Friday morning, Olaotan was confirmed dead on Thursday evening. Both died after suffering from illness. Dike has been down with kidney illness since 2011 after which he underwent a successful kidney transplant in India.  Olaotan had celebrated his 69th birthday on Wednesday, February 17, Read More

Breaking: Another nollywood star is dead

August 16, 2021 Editor 0

The Chairman of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Lagos State Chapter, Emeka Rising Ibe, on Monday confirmed the death of its members Doris Chima. Chima was said to have suffered breast cancer in past years. Ibe who expressed sadness over her death said the deceased was a dedicated member and a good woman. Another popular nollywood actress Rachel Oniga had Read More

Why producers are crazy about me, by Samira Saje

August 13, 2021 Blueprint 0

Samira Rukayya Saje, 26, a graduate of Kaduna Polytechnic, tells ALIYU ASKIRA in this interview that she has proved to the world that Kannywood actresses are not as cheap as they are portrayed. She also reveals why producers want her to feature in their films. How did you emerge as Stroke Ambassador? Well, they saw my profile on the internet Read More

Breaking: Another popular Nollywood actor is dead

August 11, 2021 Editor 0

Weeks after pleading for assistance, Nollywood actor Rich Oganiru is dead. According to associate, the veteran actor died on Tuesday, August 10, after protracted illness. Oganiru had been accused of killing his late wife, an allegation he denied. Details loading…

Breaking: Another popular Nollywood guru is dead

July 31, 2021 Editor 0

Popular Nollywood actress, Racheal Oniga, has passed on The veteran role interpreter reportedly died from COVID-19 complications. Her son, simply identified as Olatunji, has already confirmed the death of her mother who died Friday night. Oniga featured in scores of Nollywood movies in both English and Yoruba languages. Born on May 23, 1957; the delectable actress began her career in Read More

Breaking: Baba Ijesha back in Court over ‘sexual assault’

July 27, 2021 Editor 0

The embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, aka Baba Ijesha is back in court in continuation of his trial over alleged abuse of a minor. On Monday, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo adjourned the matter after the counsel for comedienne, Adekola Adekanya, also known as Princess, played primary evidence against the embattled actor. The actor, who is being tried over charges bordering on Read More

Breaking: Police grant Baba Ijesha bail

May 17, 2021 Editor 0

Adesina Ogunlana, Lawyer to popular Nollywood actor Olanrewaju James also known as Baba Ijesha has been granted bail by the Police in Lagos. Baba Ijesha has been in detention for alleged sexual molestation of a minor for over one week. Some days ago, some persons protested and demanded for his release from detention. Details coming…

LG signs Rita Dominic as brand ambassador

April 20, 2021 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

LG Electronics has unveiled the multi award-winning Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic as brand ambassador in Nigeria for all home appliances products, due to her inspiring adventures and expeditions in the Nollywood industry. Rita Dominic is best known for her roles in the ground-breaking films “76”, “The Meeting” and “Shattered’’ for which she won several prestigious Awards. She is the only Read More

Breaking: Another veteran Nollywood star is dead

April 10, 2021 Editor 0

Veteran Nollywood actor, Bruno Iwuoha, has died at the age of 68. He died after a prolonged battle with diabetes, The National President, Actors Guild of Nigeria, Ejezie Emeka Rollas, who disclosed this commiserated with his immediate family members. Details loading…