Tope Tedela is off to Berlin for Berlinale Filmfest
Notable Nollywood actor Tope Tedela is one of the two Nigerian motion picture practitioners that have been invited to be part of the Talent Campus of the Berlin International Film Festival
Award winning Odugbemi returns as AMVCA head judge
Ahead of the next edition of Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCAs), Africa Magic has announced the return of renowned filmmaker Femi Odugbemi to the position of Head Judge for the 7th edition of the awards.
Ama Psalmist: The Visionary Behind the Lens
Jovial- an odd and outdated word is the only one that accurately describes Ama Psalmist’s effusive energy and youthful optimism. With the Nigerian film industry priced at 1 billion Naira and with an estimated 50 Nollywood films being made every week, most aspiring Nigerian filmmakers don’t make it with so much competition, but most aspiring…
The knowledge economy is a pathway to growth in Africa
“Light up the light of knowledge and the darkness of ignorance will disappear”. These are the words of Eric Oduh, a young Nigerian, a former dumpster diver whose mode of earning a living was by combing Ajegunle and Ojota dumpsites for re-usable materials. Eric now inspires young people in Ajegunle through his music and sharing…
Niyi Akinmolayan…the big spender movie director
Niyi Akinmolayan a household name in Nigeria’s film and Animation industry. He is one of the country’s movie industry sought after filmmaker, director.
TV show enlightens young people on entertainment, business
In a bid to foster Nigeria youths in the areas of qualitative entertainment, business and other career fields, an enlightening Television show titled Dinner With Stars (DWS) has been launched. The TV show, which was anchored by AMVCA award winner, Chy Nwakanma started in 2017 in order to modify the ambience of reality TV shows…
Martell hosted the AMVCA afterparty and it was all shades of lit!
After an amazing awards show, came the most amazing party ever! The Martell AMVCA After Party red carpet, hosted by Bolanle Olukanni was all shades of lit. The event featured celebrities including Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Bisola Aiyeola, TBoss, Alexx Ekubo, Ik Ogbonna and a host of others. Famed for creating unsuspected experiences, new encounters and new…
ICYMI: Here Is A Spotlight On AMVCA Biggest Awardees
The sixth edition of the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) on the 1st of September was definitely one to remember with winners all over Africa. Over 120 nominations from Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria and South Africa battle for 27 awards. Some of the winners included Bisola Aiyeola for the Trailblazer award; Dolapo Adeleke’s This…
Meet 11-year-old Mariam Kayode, first child actress nominated at AMVCA
Can we meet you? I am Mariam Kayode. I am 11 years old and attend Kingsfield College, Ijede Campus. I am from Oyo State. What do you do and what is the motivation behind it? I am a child actress. My love for acting motivated me to act, even when I am given challenging roles.…
Nigerian designers dress up the best for 2018 AMVCAs
The sixth edition of the annual African Magic Viewers Choice Award (AMVCA) held last weekend in the city of Lagos and we still cannot get over the star power that descended on Eko Hotel and Suites last Saturday.
At AMVCAs, stakeholders seek collaborations to grow industry
It was all glitz and glam in Lagos at the weekend, as stakeholders in the movie industry from across Africa, converged at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island...
#AMVCA: What Your Favourite Celebrities Said About Their Style
The recently concluded AMVCA awards had a spark of glitz of glamour as celebrities adorned the red carpet in their stunning gowns and blazers. The Guardian Life caught up with some of your favourite celebrities and here is what they had to say about their style: