At NFVCB training, Dokubo advocates encompassing classification rule
The actress Hilda Dokubo has called for an encompassing production regulation as a way to moving the Nigerian movie industry, popularly called Nollywood, forward.
NFVCB seeks support of security agencies, filmmakers on policy document
In what looks like the first major event of the film industry in 2019, the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) brought a wide spectrum of security agencies in conference with film practitioners, on the need to sanitise the film industry of unclassified film and video works.
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...
How Africa, women lag behind in innovation, global IP economy
While it looks rosy on the creativity front for most of Africa, the story is vastly different when it comes to innovations because of the technicality involved. And for women...
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.
Ogundaisi… Distribution framework still the way to go
If there is anyone in Nigeria’s film industry, who claims he has proposed the right solution that can turn its fortunes around is the producer of Pardonable Unforgiveable...
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...
NFVCB boss scores board low
Alhaji Adedayo Thomas, Director- General, National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), says he is disappointed at the low performance of the board.