Kya Huaa Tera Vaada, Indian TV Drama Comes To WAPTV
WAPTV has given its viewers another reason to stay glued to their screens as it has started airing Kya Huaa Tera Vaada, (What About Your Promise?), a multiple award-winning Indian TV Drama. According to Wole Adenuga, Managing Director of WAPTV, “We commenced airing of the programme just on Monday, April 6th, 2015 and we are…
How museums, artistic districts, registration council can drive tourism growth
FOR Nigeria’s art scene to be robust, vibrant and effectively provide employment for millions of youth, educate and permeate society as a healing therapy, there’s need for government to play a major role. Such role, it has been canvased, should include creating Artistic Hubs or Districts for artists to work and market their products and…
Chukwu Rebounds With Days Passing By
Eric Man Chukwu was a part of the entertainment industry of the 70s. Back then he and his band members went round nightclubs and parties in the Lagos metropolis and other cities miming to different rock and R‘n’B songs while also doing scintillating dance steps that made them a sought-after group.
NTFS To Hold Fashion Show Soon
The next edition of the quarterly Nigerian Television Fashion Show (NTFS), is scheduled to hold at Yard 158, Kudirat Abiola Way, Oregun Ikeja, Lagos, on April 26.
Then Spoke The Thunder… Savouring The Epic Narrative Of A Master Prose-stylist
As often said journalists write history in a hurry. Even in the newsroom frenzy that every journalist is accustomed to, history unfolds in breathless speed and the journalist is not just a witness to it, but its faithful chronicler.
Uti, Toolz To Host MayDay Live
Organisers of upcoming music concert, MayDay Live have stated that popular actor, model and presenter, Uti Nwachukwu will anchor the event alongside beautiful and curvy On-Air-Personality, Tolu Oniru, popularly known as Toolz.
Change Of Guard At Durban Filmfest: Machen Out, Pimenta In
Former writer and programming consultant of Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) Peter Machen who was only appointed festival manager in 2013 has resigned from his position as festival manager. Machen told ScreenAfrica.com that his resignation is effective March 31.
How Political Campaigns Split Nollywood
The 2015 Presidential election may have been won and lost, but the outcome of the election has pitched practitioners, especially those who actively participated in the process, along two camps: those who campaigned for the failed re-election bid of President Goodluck Jonathan and those who stood behind the All Progressive Congress (APC) winner, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari.
Medley of Watercolour, Sculptural Offerings At Wheatbaker
THERE is something peculiar about the two exhibiting artists in the forthcoming joint show being hosted at Wheatbaker Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos. Entitled Akalaka: Following Our Destiny, the show, running from April 20 to July 15, 2015, will feature the works of Tayo Adenaike (watercolourist) and Dr. Obiora Anidi (sculptor).
With Spectacle, National Troupe Makes Unity Easy
THERE is frenetic drumming at the background. Suddenly, light comes on stage. Then, a litany of figures in white and black take vantage positions, as the music from the drum ensemble fades out.