Charles Inojie, Okey Bakassi storm FESTAC Town for Laffter Carnival
Popular Nollywood actor, writer and director, Charles Inojie, would headline this year’s edition of Laffter Carnival Comedy, holding on October 7 at the Holy Family Event Centre, Festac Town in Lagos.
Okey Bakassi to mark 25 years on stage
Come April, 22, comedian cum actor, Okey Bakassi, would be holding his comedy show in Lagos to celebrate his 25 years as a comedian. He disclosed this at the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) dinner held recently at Eko Hotel and Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos. According to Ali Baba, who introduced Okey, the…
Is The Nigerian Love For Satire Causing A Wave In New Media?
Late night television in America evolved from interviews with famous celebrities to unserious discourse about the state of the country and the politics of it. Today, this space is populated by satirical hosts like Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel and Trevor Noah. But in Nigeria, that evolution did not happen and the space is unoccupied. The…
Best of Nollywood made In Aba
For the first time in the history of the award ceremony, Best of Nollywood Award (BON) was staged in the southeastern region of the country, with Abia State as the preferred destination.
Mallam Yankee’s two-city tour of Nite of a Thousand Laughs
Laughter, they say, is good medicine, and Nigerians know how to look for places they can laugh away their pains. Promoters and entertainers are not thinking differently ...