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John Boyega Asks Christians To Boycott Churches Preaching Only Prosperity

Ever since Black Lives Matter protests began, John Boyega has been one of the few celebrities avidly advocating for minorities and even putting his acting career on the line. And now the Nigerian-born British actor is even getting more candid with his followers as he recently told Christians to boycott churches that ignore the recent issues countries around the…

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Commends John Boyega After His Viral #BlackLivesMatter Protest Speech

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has reached out to Star Wars actor, John Boyega via social media after watching him deliver a stirring speech and standing up for what he believes in at the London ‘Black Lives Matter’ protest in Hyde Park yesterday. The award-winning acclaimed author says watching him speak at the rally broke her heart and made her cry in a…

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Watch John Boyega Deliver A Powerful Speech At London Black Lives Matter Rally

British-Nigerian actor, John Boyega has taken his views on the ill-treatment of black people around the world from social media to the streets as he joined thousands of demonstrators in London on Wednesday to protest against the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, U.S last week. The Star Wars actor who walked with protesters from parliament to Hyde Park, delivered…

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British-Nigerian Actor, John Boyega Defends Explicit Anti-Racism Tweets In New Livestream

John Boyega has defended his anti-racism posts on Twitter after it triggered lots of mixed reactions. The Star Wars star who shared a string of tweets which attracted more than one million likes in the wake of the killing of a black man, George Floyd by white Minneapolis police officers, had been criticized by some social media users who countered his use of “strong words”.…

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John Boyega Slams French Doctors Over Racist Comments Of Vaccine Test In Africa

British-Nigerian actor, John Boyega has expressed his disgust to the opinions aired by two French doctors, Jean-Paul Mira and Camille Locht that the new COVID-19 drug should be tested in Africa. Mira and Locht, had ignited a Twitter storm and hashtag campaign ‘Africans are not lab rats’ after a live TV interview of them insisting that Africa is…

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John Boyega Talks Redefining Film As He Covers Guardian Life Magazine

For his cover on Guardian Life magazine, Hollywood actor John Boyega speaks on his career journey so far, and why he thought it was important for him to start his own production company, Upperoom Entertainment. Read excerpts from his interview below: On his career journey and being successful: It’s something I hoped for and imagined several times, but I…

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Mo Abudu Hosts John Boyega To An EbonyLife TV Dinner Alongside Obi Asika, RMD, More

John Boyega On Sunday night Nigerian media mogul Mo Abudu hosted Hollywood actor John Boyega to an EbonyLife TV dinner in Lagos. The intimate event was attended by several socialites and celebrities including Eunice Omole, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Tosin Odunfa, Mimi Onalaja, Bolanle Olukanni, Lamide Akintobi, Zainab Balogun, Queen Martins, Denola Grey, Obi Asika and many more. See more photos below.   Hiedi…

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D’banj, Kemi Adetiba, More Attend The Private Screening Of Pacific Rim Uprising With John Boyega

On Sunday April 8th, 2018, Accelerate TV, treated Lagosians to a day out with Hollywood star, John Boyega for the viewing of Pacific Rim Uprising, a movie he co-produced and featured in. It was an evening of glitz, glam and magic as some of Nigeria’s finest and high-profile celebrities were also there to view the…

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John Boyega Says Wizkid’s “Daddy Yo” Will Be On The Soundtrack For “Pacific Rim Uprising”

British/Nigerian actor John Boyega has revealed that Wizkid‘s hit song Daddy Yo will be included in the soundtrack for his forthcoming movie, Pacific Rim Uprising. The Star Wars actor shared this information on his Twitter page posting a video of himself dancing to the song.   One of the most exciting things about producing Pacific Rim Uprising was the opportunity to influence the…

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