News: AMAA 2019, 15 Years of celebrating the best of African Cinema

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The Africa Movie Academy Awards is the leading, most glamorous awards event that recognizes and rewards excellence in creativity on the continent of Africa. For many years, under the direction of its founder, astute filmmaker and veteran, Peace Anyiam-Osigwe, the AMA Awards that seeks to acknowledge the efforts of filmmakers, actors, directors, screenwriters, cinematographers, and everyone else involved in the […]

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Africa: Chiwetalu Agu Slams Gideon Okeke for disrespect

Chiwetalu Agu Slams Gideon Okeke for disrespect By Chigozie Chukwuemeka Gideon Okeke is a Nollywood actor who became the darling of many movie buffs after playing Phillip Ade Williams in the Nigerian movie series Tinsel. A few days ago on Instagram, Gideon Okeke called out veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu for his use of vulgar slangs in his movies stating that […]

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Harrysong, Reggae Blues Star: “I had no doubt music will pay off”

Harrison Tare Okiri, 35, known by the moniker Harrysong, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and instrumentalist who rose to fame after his tribute song to Nelson Mandela won the “Most Downloaded Callertune Award” at The Headies 2013; he was said to have made up to N50m on the tribute song via MTN. He speaks to LANRE ODUKOYA about his career. […]

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African Entertainment: HILDA DOKUBO: My first movie made me

Hilda Dokubo is one of the few actors that witnessed the birth of Nollywood and as such had excited its buffs for years. Her career spans 35 whopping years but her hiatus stirred controversies too. And now that she’s back clinching the laurels as of old, she speaks about her humble beginning, other venture and sundry issues with LANRE ODUKOYA. […]

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African Entertainment: DAKORE EGBUSON-AKANDE: Why I hid tattoo on my waist because of prying eyes

Actress, Dakore Akande nee Egbuson’s career lull is over. The elegant thespian is back on the grind with a fresh spark. Her career hiatus was occasioned by her marriage to Olumide, son of billionaire businessman, Harry Akande. She speaks with LANRE ODUKOYA about her grand return to acting, family, and other issues. You seem to like tea so much.. Oh, […]

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Almost a decade and half after, Mama G still rules moviedom

If there is any Nigerian screen actress that seemed to have armed herself with the secrets of remaining relevant in a turf where reality means that every star actor has his or her time and so must make the best use of that time, that actress is amiable and indubitable Patience Ozokwo. The actress, mother and grandmother, who is popular […]

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