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19 May
The thrill of recently concluded 10th Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) might be winding down after a two-day celebration aimed at recognising outstanding talents in Africa's film and movie industry.
19 May
The 15th edition of the yearly Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange (WSICE) is set to hold in two tranches: July 13 to 16 (virtual and onsite) in Nigeria; and July 19 to July 27 in London.
19 May
Nezer Entertainment, a newly-founded record label dedicated to discovering and promoting emerging talents, while spotlighting African creativity to the global stage, proudly announces the signing of its inaugural artiste, Basetune.
19 May
Nwabueze Promise Chibuike, better known by his stage name, ‘Pryme’, is a Nigerian artiste, excelling in both singing and songwriting.
15 May
From April 20, when Venice Biennale 2024 opened its doors to welcome international artists, and November, when it ends, the issue of displacement and refuge will be focal point of discussion.
15 May
Recent discoveries at the FilmHouse Group have shed light on alleged tensions between co-founders Moses Babatope and Kene Okwuosa.
15 May
The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) recently, censored 274 films between January to March 2024. This represents a 2.1 per cent decline compared to the 280 films, which the apex film regulator classified during the first quarter of 2023.
12 May
The leadership of the Durban FilmMart Institute (DFMI) has announced the lineup of projects and participants for the 17th edition of Talents Durban holding during the Durban FilmMart (DFM) in Durban from July 19 to 22, 2024.
12 May
It's now days until the highly anticipated unveiling of Africa’s most outstanding creative ideas at the 2024 edition of the Pitcher awards show.
12 May
Realness Institute, the South Africa-based film development organisation, together with partner, the StoryBoard Collective, a Swiss philanthropic organisation supporting transformative storytelling for social change, have announced that submissions open on April 30, 2024, for AuthenticA Series Lab, a screenwriters’ development programme. AuthenticA Series Lab, now in its third edition and designed for African screenwriters, has…
12 May
Throughout history, art has served as a powerful tool for challenging status quo, pushing boundaries, and inspiring social change. It has the power to shock, to challenge preconceived notions, and to force the viewer to confront fears and desires. In fact, throughout history, artists have pushed the envelope by tackling subjects, using controversial materials, and subverting traditional artistic norms.
21 Apr
Alliance Française de Lagos and the Society for the Performing Arts in Nigeria (SPAN), with the support of the French Embassy in Nigeria, have announced joint celebration of the 2024 International Dance Day (IDD). Both organizations are passionate about celebrating the universal language of movement as International Dance Day, observed worldwide every April 29, honours…
21 Apr
Yesterday, Alexis Galleries, on Akin Olugbade Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, hosted stakeholders in the business of art, as Ikechukwu Ezeigwe’s Monkey Business opened in the facility. The show ends on May 4.

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