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HOAYS, October 1, Bedlam, More, Selected For Screening Alongside At 3rd Woodpecker International Film Festival

David Nnaji’s directorial film debut “Bedlam” has been selected, alongside Biyi Bandele’s “Half of a Yellow Sun” and Kunle Afolanyan’s “October 1” for a special screening in the World Panorama section of 3rd Woodpecker International Film Festival (WIFF). The 3rd WIFF is scheduled for September 17‐20, 2015 at Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi, India. “It’s…

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Recounts Her Father’s Recent Kidnapping For The New York Times

Award winning writer and author of Half Of A Yellow Sun & Americanah and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie wrote about her father’s recent kidnapping in an opinion article published in the New York Times on Saturday. In the article, Chimamanda narrates how her-83-year-old father and Nigeria’s first professor of statistics, James Nwoye Adichie, was kidnapped on…

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‘Half Of A Yellow Sun’ Set To Hit Cinemas In Nigeria Soon As NFVCB Approves Viewership

The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) have finally come to terms with and approved the viewership of the screen adaptation of the book, “Half Of A Yellow Sun” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie with the movie of same title. The film stars Academy award winning, Hollywood stars like Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton Anika Noni…

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“We Did Not Ban ‘Half Of A Yellow Sun’” –Head NFVCB Affirms

Sigh of relief. “Half Of A Yellow Sun” isn’t ‘grounded’ afterall Mr.Caesar Kagho, Acting Head and Corporate Affairs of the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) on Wednesday refuted claims that the adaption of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s book into a movie (of same title), “Half Of A Yellow Sun”had been banned. In a statement…

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‘Half Of A Yellow Sun’ Actor John Boyega Joins Lupita Nyong’o For ‘Star Wars VII’

For the past couple of months, the rumour mill has been churning with speculation as to whether or not the Nigerian-Brit John Boyega would be boarding the J.J. Abrams-directed feature- Star Wars. Earlier this week, he was confirmed as a lead and now joins previously confirmed ‘12 Years Of A Slave’ Oscar winning actress Lupita…

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