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BREAKING: Nollywood Veteran, Elder Maya, Is Dead

Reports reaching Aproko247 indicates that a dark cloud has befallen the Nigerian film industry fondly called Nollywood. This is because one of the veterans in the industry, Martins Njubuigbo, but popularly known as Elder Maya, has been reported dead. He was said to have breathed his last months after battling a liver-related ailment. This piece…

I’ll Use 2016 BON Awards To Project Abia To The World—Ikpeazu

The soothing news reaching us shows that Abia State has agreed to host the 2016 edition of the glamorous Best of Nollywood (BON) awards. BON Awards has remained Nigeria’s preeminent home-grown reward system for the movie industry. The ceremony, according to information reaching us, will take place on December 10. While accepting the hosting rights…

Why I Dumped Telecoms For Acting—Genny Uzoma

One actress that has gradually found her way into the hearts of many ardent followers of the Nigerian film industry fondly called Nollywood is Genny Uzoma. Since she joined the industry, it has been from success to another. But not many of her fans know that this charming role-interpreter dumped her promising job at a…

Movie Stars Attend Emem Isong’s Children Dedication

On Sunday, August 28, 2016, a popular filmmaker in Nigeria, Emem Isong, took her children to the church for dedication. Emem Isong recently welcomed a set of twins after her marriage to her Cameroonian husband, Misodi Akama. At the dedication of the children on Sunday, several stars in the movie industry in Nigeria were there…

Governors Only Remember Actors During Polls—Tunde Laface

The name Tunde Osinibosi might not ring a bell to some people, but Laface will surely do, especially for those conversant with the showbiz industry in Africa. This Ogun State-born man has contributed immensely to the growth of the entertainment industry in Africa and that is why he is highly respected. He was the bridge…

VIDEO: Nollywood Actor Burnt In Fire Stunt Gone Wrong

****WARNING: (Graphic Photos) A budding actor in the Nigerian movie industry named Ani Iyoho has reportedly suffered a third-degree burn after a fire stunt on a movie set went awful. According to Laila’s Blog, the movie crew were shooting a scene that involved fire and it was allegedly agreed that Iyoho would play the part…

New ANCOP Boss Eyes Corruption-free Nollywood

One of the foremost associations in the Nigerian motion picture industry popularly called Nollywood, the Association of Nollywood Core Producers, ANCOP, has resolved to frontally attack the menace of piracy and at the same time promote the general welfare of stakeholders in the industry irrespective of associations or guilds affiliations. This hint was dropped by…