Tag Archives: Comedy Central

First Photos: Funke Akindele, Ali Baba, Frank Donga, More, At Comedy Central’s Grab The Mic Finale

Alibaba, Funke Akindele, Frank Donga Comedy Central’s Grab The Mic, having been through three regional contests and auditions is currently hosting guests to a grand finale. The grand finale is being held today, Saturday 2nd December 2017 at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos where the winner takes home the grand prize of N1.5 million along with the golden…

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Alex Okosi Promoted to Executive Vice President of Viacom Africa

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa, home MTV, MTV Base, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., Nicktoons, VH1 and BET, has reinforced the Executive team to drive its successful business in Africa. Alex Okosi the current SVP and MD of VIMN Africa, has been promoted to Executive Vice President & Managing Director of the African multimedia…

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2Face, Seyi Shay, Rotimi Amaechi, Others, At Basket Mouth’s ‘LordsOfTheRibs’ Event

2Face, Annie Taje Prest   The Convention Centre, Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos was the place to be in Lagos as comedy superstar Basket Mouth hosted Comedy Central’s all-star comedy concert featuring performances by A-list African comedians and music artistes. Entertainers who are performing include I Go Save, Buchi, Sim Card, MI, Adekunle…

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Comedy Central Partners With Basketmouth ‘Lord Of The Ribs’

Comedian Basketmouth has continued to make waves on the international comedy scene. He just became the first Nigerian comic to have his own dedicated TV special titled “Comedy Central Presents Basketmouth – Lord of the Ribs”, on pan-African comedy channel Comedy Central (DStv channel 122).   The show will be broadcast for one hour highlighting…

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South African Comedian Trevor Noah Takes Over US Late Night TV With ‘The Daily Show’

  Kudos to South African comedian, Trevor Noah who recently became the newly celebrated host of the legendary ‘fake news’ programme ‘The Daily Show.’ He is the first African to host the US late night TV franchise after Jon Stewart left this past August after 16 years of hosting the show. Watch Trevor Noah’s new…

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Photos As MTV Base Unveils 2014 Plans – Wizkid, Ice Prince, Iyanya, Bovi & More

Top celebrities from different genres of entertainment gathered last week to experience sneak peeks of MTV Base Africa’s plans for next year. The event, which held on Thursday, October 3, 2013 at the Oriental Hotel in VI, Lagos showcased different new shows, which will start airing on the multi award winning channels, MTV Base, Nickelodeon…

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Celebrity Focus: Basketmouth, Braving The Odds, From ‘Yabbing’ To ‘Comedy Central’

Braving the odds to emerge on the Nigerian entertainment scene is a feat that has been achieved by a few, breaching the odds in an equally unfriendly terrain to become an achiever that is worthy of note and applause.Born Bright Okpocha on September 14, 1978, Basketmouth studied Sociology at the University of Benin. During his…

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Entertainment Scoop: Big Brother Africa Announces Season 8 Auditions, Basket Mouth To Host Comedy Central

We deliver the juiciest information in the world of Entertainment in this column. Big Brother Africa has announced audition venues for Season 8. 2face Idibia tops MTV Base’s first ever Official Naija Top 10. Basket Mouth is set to host prestigious comedy gig and TV show Comedy Central Presents …Live at Parker’s in South Africa.…

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