Arts & Entertainments

French police clash with attendees of annual Fête de la Musique

  French police clashed sporadically with people attending music festivals in Paris and the western city of Nantes on Sunday, TV stations BFM and C News reported. Many cities in France were holding annual “Fete de la Musique” events, which were monitored closely by police to ensure people were complying with social-distancing measures imposed to curb the coronavirus, reports […]

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Weeks after signing Nollywood stars, Tobi Kukoyi supports less privileged

Just few weeks after naming Nollywood actors, Nosa Rex Okunzuwa and Seyi Edun were named as Mydsiac’s ambassadors, the brand has taken on another path regarding humanity. Nollywood actor, Nosa Rex Okunzuwa who is best known for movies including Lagos Real Fake Life and fast rising actress, Seyi Edun whose movie credits include Eja Nla […]

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Post-COVID-19: NANTAP signs MoU with 5th Pentagon Studio

The National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP) is set to float a digital streaming platform. This is in responding to the need to innovate, in the midst of the challenges that the pandemic has posed to theatre and theatre workers across the world, especially as it relates to ensuring a borderless promotion of […]

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Entries for Wole Soyinka Essay competition 2020 ends June 26

Entries for the Wole Soyinka Essay competition 2020 will end on Friday June 26th. There are two age categories of the essay competition. The junior category is for agee 12-16 (350-400 words), while the senior category is age 17-22 (800-1000 words). According to the organisers, entries for the competition are welcome in five languages: English, […]

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MTV BASE UNVEILS AIRBOY’S OFFICIAL ‘DANCE’ VISUAL

  Airboy has finally released the official music video for his latest Amapiano song ‘Dance’. The video was spotted on MTV Base West today, and was put on replay. Recall that barely a week after releasing the Amapiano-laced song, the Nigeria-born singer surprisingly started receiving international acceptance from fans and top celebrities the world over. […]

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AKINOLA ‘SEGBOWE’ AKANO: Being Broke Inspired me to Write My First Film

More known as Segbowe, his role in the popular TV sitcom, Awon Alaadun De, Akinola Akano is an actor, scriptwriter and producer. The actor who has featured in prominent television productions including Hotel Majestic and a brief stint in Tinsel spoke to YUSUFF ADEBAYO about the challenges he faced in his early in his journey […]

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Nigeria’s first ever virtual wedding fair debut

Nigeria’s first ever Virtual Wedding made its debut yesterday and will end on Sunday. The event was made possible by Mrs. Omolara Akande, a seasoned wedding planner who runs Just Weddings (JW) and the founder of APPOEMN (Association of Professional Party Organizers and Event Managers of Nigeria which she founded in 2011. In a recent […]

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NOLLY WOOD, NETFLIX: How long will this moviemaking romance last?

It was in February of 2020 that Netflix branded as Netflix Naija announced its presence in Nigeria. The announcement was made on social media with a witty caption and a picture featuring excerpts from the streaming giant and a handful of Nollywood’s most respect film icons. The announcement was ecstatic but not unexpected. Netflix had […]

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Lady seeks advice as husband vows never to help in-laws after N580k bride price

A lady’s home is currently on fire after her family gave her husband a marriage list worth N580,000 and are now demanding that he contributes another N120,000 for his brother-in-law’s marriage. According to the story which gained momentum on social media after being shared by a Twitter user, @SmartAtuadi, the lady recounts how her husband […]