Thursday, 21st September 2023

EbonyLife Films

19 Oct 2022
EbonyLife Films has announced the release of Elesin Oba, (The King’s Horseman) to the cinema from October 28, 2022, to November 4, 2022. Based on real-life events in Nigeria in 1943, Elesin Oba will feature in various cinemas including EbonyLife, Filmhouse, Genesis and VIVA in Lagos, Ibadan, Abuja and Akure, amongst others. The film stars…
1 Aug 2022
EbonyLife Films and co-producers, Netflix, yesterday, announced that Elesin Oba, The King’s Horseman, will have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September 2022.
17 Dec 2019
In the age of ‘new Nollywood’ that is working towards churning out quality content to a salivating audience, EbonyLife and Funke Akindele’s collaborative film, Your Excellency is a welcomed entrant into the cinematic market. Your Excellency tells the story of a bumbling, billionaire businessman and failed presidential candidate, who becomes a credible contender when his dance moves…
24 Nov 2019
Last week Thursday was another day to remember for the stars that featured in EbonyLife Films, Your Excellency, as they interfaced with journalists on their roles in the movie.
9 Mar 2019
EbonyLife Films’ Chief Daddy, the third-highest-grossing movie in Nollywood box office history, will be available to viewers around the world from March 15, 2019 on Netflix. When Lagos-based billionaire Chief Daddy keels over suddenly at the dinner table, there’s a scramble amongst family members, household staff and mistresses for a slice of his fortune. But…
3 Feb 2018
Nigerians who return from the diaspora- popularly known as IJGB- often times face the growing hopes of their parents who often expect immediate and unnegotiable marriage or taking over the family business. The blistering Nigerian heat only adds to their many problems. Ope Adeniyi, played by Zainab Balogun in ‘The Royal Hibiscus Hotel’, is not…
7 Dec 2017
After months of anticipation, The Wedding Party 2 will be released on Friday, December 15 in every film theatre across Nigeria. In a slight departure from the first feature – the highest-grossing Nollywood movie of all time – the movie focuses primarily on the accidental proposal and subsequent wedding of returning characters, ‘Nonso Onwuka’ and…
15 Nov 2017
Tables for the grand world premiere of The Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai have sold out. This happened a month to the event which is set to hold on December 10. The few tickets remaining are for specially invited guests. It's safe to say that the anticipation for the sequel of one of the biggest…


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President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has called on Nigerians living abroad to shift their mindset towards success and consider returning to Nigeria to settle down.
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...Predict outcome of election in Imo, Bayelsa, Kogi A Coalition of 25 Civil Society Organisations have called on security agencies to caution political parties against activities that could plunge states into serious crisis, ahead of the off-season governorship elections in Bayelsa, Imo and Kogi states. The Civil Society Organisations, in a communique issued after a…
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.Protest, demand payment of N19.2bn for 8 months Members of oil-producing communities, under the umbrella of Association of Niger Delta Upland Communities have shutdown activities of International Oil Companies, (IOCs), operating in Rumuekpe community, Emohua local government area of Rivers State. The group stated that their action was borne following the exclusion in the multi-billion…
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Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State announced free and compulsory education from nursery to Junior Secondary School (JSS 3) in public schools in the state.
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Nigeria’s Super Eagles have been placed in Pot 2 ahead of the draw for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Côte d’Ivoire. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) revealed the pots on Thursday. Other teams also placed in Pot 2 alongside the Super Eagles are Cameroon, Ghana, Mali, Burkina, Ghana and DR Congo. This…