Film Seeks To Normalize Homosexuality In Conservative Nigeria
In Nigeria, socio-economic and political issues form the main ingredients of public discussions, which are seasoned with sports and entertainment. Same-sex relationships topics hardly make it and when it does; it is met with hisses and contempt like the reviews of a terrible restaurant. But this view on same-sex relationships comes as no surprise as…
New Lagos tax policy will stifle entertainment industry - Stakeholders
As controversy over the recently announced tax on songs and videos by the Lagos State Film and Video Censors Board (LSFVCB) continue rages...
Nigeria, Kenya film regulators push for cinema reopening
Film regulators from Nigeria and Kenya are advocating for a gradual reopening of cinemas in their countries. This was made known recently during a Zoom Meeting between the Executive Director, National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), Alhaji Adedayo Thomas...
Censors board destroys uncensored films worth N25million in Jos, Bauchi
The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), the apex film regulatory agency in the country, has destroyed uncensored, unclassified and pornographic films and videos valued at over N25million.
Foreign movies remain banned in Nigeria, NFVCB Insists
In line with it’s vision to sanitize the Nigerian film industry and discouraging piracy of intellectual works, the DG of the National Film & Video Censors Board (NFVCB), Alhaji Adebayo Thomas
‘We have to improve the lives of women, with more women empowered, we could make a great change’
I’m a people’s person who cares a lot about people. My major reason for setting up the film festival was to improve the industry and long story short, I founded AFRIFF in 2010 after speaking with several filmmakers.
NFVCB, ISDEVCOM partner on media literacy, film classification, censorship
The nationwide sensitisation programme for stakeholders in Nigerian video film industry berthed in Nasarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK), early last week.
Censors board raises young ambassadors against hate speech
The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) recently engaged youths in Lagos, in a one-day seminar tagged, ‘Safer Internet Programme And Capacity Building Against Hate Speech.’
Conversation with beloved Germany-based Nollywood actress, Grace Evaly
She was all over the place in Berlin, Germany, dutifully promoting her next project- the filmic commemoration of the Black History Month...