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UBA’s REDTV Shuts Down Lagos As Over 25,000 Youths Attend Annual Rave

REDTV, the online lifestyle network powered by the United Bank for Africa Group, held its annual Rave on Saturday, November 30 to officially kick-off the ‘Dirty December’ season. Over 25,000 guests attended this year’s event which was held in Lagos and true to its theme, ‘The shutdown’, the rave was the talk of the entire town this past Saturday. REDTV hosted the creative industry and other guests to an unforgettable night with top business executives, entrepreneurs, celebrities and A- Listers, entertainers, fashionistas and many young people just wanting to have a fun…

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REDTV Set To Host Biggest Party Of 2019 With Burna Boy, ‘Baddo’

………Grammy award nominee, Burna Boy, Olamide ‘Baddo’ Jidenna to perform REDTV, the fast-paced lifestyle channel that puts Africa on the global stage is about to host the 4th edition of its annual party , ‘The Redtv Rave’ on November 30, 2019. Powered by the United Bank for Africa (UBA), this year’s rave which is themed ‘The shutdown’, is where everyone wants to be. From the crème de la crème of entertainment to high profile business moguls, the premium entertainment Brand, REDTV, will host creatives and guests to an unforgettable night on…

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Minister Lauds Women’s Leading Role In Creative Industry

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has lauded the leading role being played by women in the country’s creative industry.   The Minister gave the commendation at the opening of the 2019 Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Lagos on Sunday.   He hailed the organizers of AFRIFF, which was founded by a woman, Chioma Ude, for using this year’s edition to celebrate women, hence the theme of the event, ‘Shero’.   Alhaji Mohammed identified Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Road to Yesterday’, Bolanle Austen Peter’s ‘The Bling Lagosians’, ‘Waka…

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UNWTO: Tourism Leads In Advancing Gender Equality Globally

The second edition of the Global Report on Women in Tourism has finally been launched by The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), in collaboration with UN Women, The German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ), World Bank Group and Amadeus. In this year’s publication the Tourism sector has globally positioned as a global leader in Advancing gender equality. The UNWTO Secretary-General, ZurabPololikashvili, in his reaction to the report said “tourism is leading the charge for female empowerment all over the world. Across the private and public sectors women are harnessing the potential…

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Reactions Trail Disqualification Of ‘Lionheart’ From 2020 Oscars

The Nigeria Oscar Selection Committee has said the country’s disqualification from the 2020 Oscars should be an eye-opener for filmmakers in the Nollywood industry. The Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences had disqualified Genevieve Nnaji’s directorial debut, ‘Lionheart’, which was Nigeria’s submission to the ‘International Feature Film’ category of the Oscars, for failing to meet the requirement that entries have a “predominantly non-English recording dialogue.” Lionheart’ was recently selected by the NOSC and submitted to represent the country at the award event to be held on February 9, 2020,…

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Feel Africa As AFRIMA Unveils Exciting Events For 2019

…Afrma Music Village On Thursday, November 21 …Africa Business Summit On Friday, November 22 …Main Awards Night On Saturday, November 23.   All road leads to Lagos State, Nigeria as music lovers, cultural enthusiast and African stars in Africa and Diaspora gear up towards the upcoming 6th edition of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, the continent’s biggest music event with the theme ‘Feel Africa’ is set to hold from November 20 to November 23, 2019. The awards show will feature four days of thrilling and innovative programme of activities…

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FG Pledges Support For AFRIMA As Nigeria Hosts 2019 Edition

The Federal Government has pledged its full support for the successful hosting of the 2019 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), as the country prepares to host the glamorous event in Lagos 20-23 November 2019, with the theme: ”Feel Africa”.   The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the pledge in a statement in Lagos on Sunday.   ”When you look at the All Africa Music Awards, it’s one of the biggest awards for the music industry in Africa, and what government has done in the past is…

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FG Seeks India’s Support For Nigeria’s Film Industry

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has enjoined the India to support Nigeria’s film industry with the technology that will enhance the quality of films produced in the country. The Minister made the call in Abuja on Friday when he received the Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Abhay Thakur, on a courtesy visit to his office. “I think Bollywood is probably the biggest film industry in the world, closely followed by Nigeria, but while we are proud of what Nollywood is doing in terms of content,…

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Nollywood Movies IBI, Nimbe, Diced Win UK Film Festival Awards

Nigerian movies IBI (The Birth), Nimbe, Dear Bayo and Unseen Treasure,  have been adjudged the best films in the United Kingdom (UK) at the 2019 UK Nollywood Film Festival (UKNFF), organized by the UK Nollywood Producers Guild. A statement signed and issued on Sunday by Mr Malcolm Benson, President, UK Nollywood Producers Guild, stated that IBI (The Birth) was adjudged the Best Indigenous (Native language) Feature Film, it also emerged Best Feature Film 2019. Dear Bayo, won the Jury’s award, as the Unseen Treasure,emerged the best in Best Short film…

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Omoni Oboli Hits The Mark With ‘Love Is War’

“Is love really war?” This is the question fans have  in mind before stepping into the theatres to see the latest Omoni Oboli flick, ‘Love is War’. The name is a nostalgic take from old Nollywood, where movie titles are bullet points and explain the plot without trying. This explains the skepticism fans have as some assume that the film is about lovers facing crisis. The assumption is not wrong. In fact, the movie,  starring Omoni Oboli and Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD) as a couple, unravels  a plot with them…

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