AwardsMusicNigeria

Lagos hosts AFRIMA 2017

Celebrities from the music, film, fashion, media stormed Lagos, Nigeria for the 2017 All Africa Music Awards – AFRIMA. Nigerian artist Wizkid won big with Artist of the Year and Song of the Year Awards and the Best Male West Africa award. Tiwa Savage won the female equivalent of the …

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FilmHollywood

Dan Gilroy: “I wrote this movie for Denzel because of his talent”

In “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” writer-director Dan Gilroy teams with up two-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington to create the portrait of a layered, complex man whose life has been spent fighting for others’ civil rights. When Gilroy wrote the script on spec, he was vying for Washington to do …

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FilmHollywood

Laurence Fishburne: “We owe it to all the men and women who serve in the armed forces.”

War is dirty and destructive. That’s the clear and concise message in Richard Linklater’s war drama, “Last Flag Flying,” which follows three Vietnam War vets who reunite after 30 years to bury a young Marine killed in the Iraq War. Based on a novel by Darry Ponicsan and set in 2003, the film starts …

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EntertainmentHollywood

Tessa Thompson Talks “Thor: Ragnarok”

She plays Valkyrie, a fierce female warrior in the third installment of Marvel’s super hero film “Thor: Ragnarok” and despite being a newbie to the Marvel franchise, Thompson says she knew quite a bit about Thor and the Marvel Cinema Universe before she signed on to play the elite fighter. …

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EntertainmentHollywood

Terry Crews Stars in Comedy ‘Where’s the Money”

Create a bank break-in, sprinkle in a stash of stolen cash and throw in a black guy in an all-white fraternity and you’ve got the perfect list of ingredients for a laugh-out-loud comedy. The story is simple in “Where’s the Money,” which follows a broke South Central native (Andrew “King …

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EntertainmentEvents

6th Mister Africa International finals set for Nigeria

The 6th Mister Africa International finals will be held in Nigeria from the 27th of November to the 3rd of December, 2017 themed ‘ the African edition’. The past five editions have been held in London. The competition will kick off in the vibrant city of Ibadan in partnership with …

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ArtEntertainment

A Taste of Nigeria, Texas

The Air Hogs Stadium in Grand Prairie Texas once again played host to the 2017 edition of ‘A taste of Nigeria’ carnival. The Arispop entertainment company concept is an annual celebration of Nigeria that brings together vendors and entertainers in one arena. The 2017 edition featured a soccer match, musical …

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BirthdayNollywood

At Actress Belinda Effah’s mother’s surprise 60th birthday reception

When sisters, Belinda Effah, Fiona, Daisy Obi, and  Cynthia Ekanem decided to treat their mum to a Makeover and dinner on her 60th birthday she had no idea it would include a room full of over 20 of her friends, family and well wishers! The sexagenarian who was looking at least twenty years younger was …

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