Uyo set to host international theatre, film festival
Uyo, the capital of Akwa Ibom State is set to host Nigeria’s first ever theatre and film festival. The event holds from November 8 to 10, 2018. Themed New Talent, New Technology in Theatre and Film Practice, the objective of the festival is to serve as a premier platform for increasing development in indigenous performing…
Censors board clamps down on pornographic film hawkers
The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) has burnt pornographic films valued at millions of Naira. The burning exercise, which held at the Benin Centre office of the film classification...
Keppy Ekpeyong Bassey Inyang had his day on Wednesday
It was the birthday of Nollywood actor and producer, Keppy Ekpeyong Bassey Inyang, on Wednesday, and as usual, the social media was awash with congratulatory messages...
StarTimes invests $220m in Nigeria
StarTimes, Pay television company, said it has invested over $220 million in Nigeria, over the last nine years to boost entertainment and enrich the country’s television experience.
Film, video censors board vows to root out pirates
The latest enforcement drive embarked upon by the task force of the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) to rid creative industry of pirated and unlicensed works has begun to yield positive result.
Ugbomah, Gabosky, others take war to pirates with special taskforce
Worried by the rising rate of uncensored movies currently being distributed in the country, coupled with illegal activities of pirates, the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) has set up a new taskforce...
The Quartet moves to establish national film development fund
The agencies, which met under the aegis of The Quartet, are desirous of pulling their resources through strategic partnerships to ensure that the development of the Nigerian film industry is sustainably pursued.
Lagos at 50... Eko and artistes are twins an a pod
Lagos and artistes are interwoven. From Bobby Benson, Victor Olaiya, Agu Norris, Rex Lawson, Tunde Nightingale, I.K Dairo, Herbert Ogunde, Victor Uwaifo, Ebenezer Obey, Sunny Ade, Baba Sala