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26 Jan 2019
The Lagos State Government has released the 2019 calendar of arts, culture and entertainment events, an annual listing meant to guide local and foreign tourists...
24 Nov 2018
Curtains drew on the eight edition of the Africa International Film Festival, AFRIFF at a very colourful ceremony attended by A-list movie personalities from Nigeria and the rest of Africa. The well-attended event held at Twin Towers, Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria attracting a rainbow outlook of young and established filmmakers who had gathered from different African…
23 Nov 2018
The 2018 edition of the Africa International Film Festival had as a major partner, Africa's largest smartphone manufacturer TECNO Mobile. The exciting and innovative annual film festival which seeks to bring the diversity of African films into one experience by screening vast film categories including feature films, documentaries, short films and so on; bring various…
19 Aug 2018
After successfully collaborating with the British Council in producing the largest outdoor festival in West Africa (Lagos Theatre Festival) in the last five years, the team, led by Mr. Kenneth Uphopho, is set to hold Lagos Fringe Festival. The festival will present groundbreaking performances in film, theatre and music and showcase these events simultaneously with the…
10 Mar 2018
Ayodeji Mayowa Oluwatosin Ajayi well known as Ayo Ajayi has carved a niche for himself in music and theater, having directed some of the best musical-theatre performances in Nigeria and abroad.
4 Mar 2018
Unlike Nigerian and indeed African writers, who have mastered the art of rendering the continent’s folktales in books, as necessary translators...
18 Nov 2017
The need to flourish in international market places has played its part in the continent’s creative industries.
14 Aug 2017
The Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) is set to send another set of film students on scholarship – this time, to CineF’abrique, a film school in Lyon, France.
10 Apr 2017
Last Wednesday, the filmmaker Kunle Afolayan pooled a crowd of film enthusiasts, with a special screening of his new comedy film, Omugwo, starring Ayo Adesanya, Patience Ozokwor, Omowunmi Dada, Ken Erics, and Christian Paul among others.
1 Apr 2017
Domestic violence issue no doubt is gaining more attention by the day in the public space, even as film makers are harping on the subject to drive home the ills of the matter.
8 Jan 2017
It’s a new year but book-wise, I am still in November, a month now firmly established as peak literary season in Nigeria. In November, writers and book lovers, already a restless and flighty pack...
26 Nov 2016
For her outstanding role in the movie 93 Days, Nollywood diva Bimbo Akintola has emerged Best Actress of the Year at the just concluded Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) 2016....

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