Movie Review: The Wedding Party

I must say it again: Nollywood is definitely going to make Nigeria great. Just when you think you have seen it all in a Nigerian movie, you see The Wedding Party and your faith is renewed in our movie industry. The Wedding Party is a movie directed by Kemi Adetiba, an award-winning filmmaker and New York Film School alumnus. And it simply reflects on the things that goes on in making a typical Naija wedding.…

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Movie Review: Three Wise Men – or One Wise Man

Nollywood was quite busy in the year 2016. The movie, “Three Wise Men”, is one of such that would make 2016 memorable. Directed by the renowned producer, Opa Williams. It features three stars – Richard Mofe-Damijo (RMD), Victor Olaotan and Zack Orji – as the central characters of the plot. Tina Mba is also a delight in the movie, where she is Zack’s wife. The Plot Of Three Wise Men The story line basically showed…

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The Weeknd: All about a life with no worries

Let me take a break from football. Instead, I’m going to talk about one of my favorite musicians. The dude is popularly known as The Weeknd. Most people I know have never heard of The Weeknd, but he’s a big deal overseas. He has African heritage, though you wouldn’t know it if no one told you. His real name is Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, and he was born in Canada to Ethiopian parents. Now, I would…

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The movie, In Iredu: Macbeth or Perseus?

The very first time I watched the Nigerian short movie, In Iredu, I was struck with how it reminded me of the Greek story of Perseus’ visit to the the Graeae in the movie Clash of The Titans. I have watched In Iredu again at least five times and it still strikes me that way. Synopsis: In Iredu The synopsis of In Iredu is that Ogagun, a great Yoruba general, visits the three witches in…

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Miss Africa 2016 Calabar Nigeria beauty pageant is on

The Miss Africa 2016 Calabar Nigeria beauty pageant is an initiative of the Cross River State to bring awareness to the issue of climate change. It is a new feature that has been included in the famous Christmas festival and carnival Calabar, (a 32-day festival that holds every year from 1st to 31st December with daily events that climax on the 28th of December with the Carnival Calabar). Climate change affects everyone. Our actions and…

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