Lights out on Nollywood’s prolific Director, ‘Big Slim’ Ifeanyi Onyeabor
Death dealt a big blow on the motion picture industry recently, snatching one of its prolific movie directors, Ifeanyichukwu Onyeabor.
Okawa Shaznay: New golden gel of silver screen
It is usually not how long, but how well. That is the story of the delectable Cameroonian-born Accounting graduate of Texas Southern University in the United States (US), Okawa Shaznay. Since the former banker, who lived and schooled in Houston, US, for close to a decade joined Nollywood, precisely in 2014, Okawa has left no…
Africa’s screen and acting first ladies slug it out at AMAA
By reason of the mention they received at the August 3 nomination event of this year’s edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), held in Lagos, these sterling actresses- Reine Swart, Okawa Shaznay, Miriam Phiri, Joselyn Dumas, Kate Henshaw and the trio of Nana Ama McBrown...
We will use AMAA to grow our MICE sector, says Rwandan Bureau Chief
As the 2018 Africa Movie Academy Award (AMAA 2018) draws close, the Rwanda Convention Bureau, the host for this year’s AMAA, said the event will serve to showcase Rwandan as an enviable conference and tourism destination. The Chief Executive Officer, Rwanda Convention Bureau (RCB), Dennis Benzinge Omani, who was in Abuja last weekend in…
Entry opens for AMAA 2018
The 14th Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), the Premier Africa Film Awards countdown has begun and the Africa Film Academy has invited filmmakers to submit their feature, short, animation and documentary works for consideration in nearly 30 categories of the awards.
Beautiful Ifu Ennada: Obsession as her next big pie
When Obsession, the new movie, produced by the indefatigable Judith Audu’s production outfit, Judith Audu Production, for ROK Studio hits the screen this weekend...
African Films Awards: Two decades down, the show goes on
The 21st edition of the yearly African Films Awards (AFA), formerly known as the AfroHollywood Awards, will hold on Saturday, November 4, at the historic Stratford Town Hall, East London.
Oladigbolu: Why film practitioners trying to break into Hollywood haven’t had much success
Rahman Oladigbolu, based in Boston, U.S., is a writer and filmmaker best known in the continent for winning the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2015, for Best Film by An African Living Abroad with his debut In America.