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Dakore Egbuson-Akande To Serve As Juror In The 2021 Paris International Film Festival

Notable Nollywood actress, Dakore Egbuson-Akande  will join other filmmakers across the world for next year’s edition of the Paris International Film Festival, PIFF director Jenna Suru announced on Monday. Dakore, in the public statement, was described as an “accomplished, well-loved and highly regarded Multiple Award-winning Film/Stage Actor, TV personality, Vocalist/Dancer and Humanitarian.” Since her 1999 lead debut in Nollywood…

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Genevieve Nnaji Named Nigerian Ambassador Of Toronto International Film Festival 2020

Adding another feather to her cap, Genevieve Nnaji has been chosen as an ambassador of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2020. Nnaji has joined the list of 50 celebrated filmmakers and actors who are invited as the ambassadors of the TIFF. This is coming a month after The Oscars released its list of new members,…

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President Buhari Celebrates Eid-El-Kabir, Wishes Muslims Safe & Happy Celebrations

President Muhammadu Buhari has wished all citizens a happy and safe Eid as the country joins other Muslims across the world to mark the 2020 Eid El-Kabir celebrations. Taking to social media on Friday, the President announced that he observed the Eid El-Kabir prayers at home with his family, in keeping with the advisories from the…

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Nigerian Feature Film, Eyimofe Set To Premiere At The 2020 Berlin International Film Festival

The Berlin International Film Festival has announced that ‘Eyimofe’ will be premiered at the event which is billed for February 2020. The film festival will pay tribute to the Nigerian movie industry which has become one of the most talked-about globally. The movie’s latest feat continues what has been an amazing ride for the project which emerged 2018…

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Exclusive Photos: Stefflon Don, AVALA, CDQ & More Thrill Guests At The 2019 RAJ Festival

On Saturday, the 16th of November 2019, music stars graced the stage at the Landmark Beach Front, thrilling guests with various hits. Fans eagerly awaited the arrival of award winning International reggae songstress Stefflon Don to the stage and she did not disappoint. Stefflon gave the crowd a line up of her greatest hits such…

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Host With The Most! Nomzamo Mbatha Wows In A Maxhosa Gown At Joburg Film Fest 2019

Nomzamo Mbatha stole our attention at the opening Night of the Joburg Film Festival at Sandton’s Nelson Mandela Square in South Africa. The actress and humanitarian looked incredible in a sparkling Maxhosa dress while hosting the event to which she’s an ambassador on Tuesday. Known for his awesome knitwear, MaxXhosa killed this look which appears…

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AFRIFF 2019: Best Dressed Stars And Winners From The Globe Awards

Ini Edo It was a star-studded week of film and fashion as Nollywood stars graced the closing ceremony and Globe awards of AFRIFF 2019. The film festival’s style streak that kicked off on November 10th, had the likes of Rita Dominic, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Ini Edo, Nse Ikpe-Etim looking their brightest. Akin Omotosho‘s “The Ghost and the…

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Rihanna, Zendaya, Janelle Monae And More Grace “Queen And Slim” World Premiere At AFI Fest 2019

The world premiere of Lena Waithe’s highly-anticipated Queen & Slim kicked off the 2019 AFI Fest opening night gala on Thursday, November 14 with almost every famous black celebrity in attendance. Held at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California, the red carpet saw our favourite Hollywood stars such as Rihanna, Zendaya, Tracee Ellis Ross, Snoop Dogg, Kelly Rowland, Mahershala Ali Janelle Monae,…

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