Category: Entertainment

Nollywood, How Nigeria’s Movie Industry Got Its Name – Nigerian Entertainment Today

| February 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

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The indigenous Nigerian movie industry started developing shortly after colonization ended in Nigeria. Before this time, during the late 1930s and 1940s, there was an emergence of commercial cinemas in strategic parts of Lagos, Rex Cinema in Ebute Metta, Regal Cinema and Royal Cinema. Capitol Cinema, Casino Cinema, Kings Cinema, Central Cinema, Rialto Cinema, Corona […]

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The Making of Nigeria’s Film Industry

| February 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

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“We created the industry,” Gab Okoye, a marketer who goes by the name Gabosky, proudly said one afternoon. We were standing near the red carpet outside a Lagos banquet hall, where the local chapter of the guild was about to inaugurate new officers. To celebrate and pay homage, all of old Nollywood had turned out […]

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My promise to mum won’t make me act pornographic movies –Charles Okocha

| February 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

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Ademola Olonilua and Timileyin Akinkahunsi Popular actor and Instagram comedian, Charles Okocha, has spent over a decade in the Nigeria movie industry and has played several roles except anyone involving nudity. However, during the week, the actor posted a snippet of his recent project on his Instagram page. In the video, the actor was seen […]

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#NETList: The Most Searched Songs In Nigeria In 2019

| February 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

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Story highlights Google tracked what songs people searched the most in 2019 and has provided us with that information. Check out the top ten most searched songs in 2019 2019 has been quite an eventful year for Nigerian music domestically and internationally. New boundaries have been reached, new talents have emerged and the sound has […]

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Okafor’s Law: I Didn’t Sue Omoni Oboli, Was Just A Witness, Says Jude Idaha

| February 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

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Omoni Oboli   Jude Idaha, a Nigerian Canad-based scriptwriter, says he did not dragOmoli Oboli to court over Okafor’s Law’s copyright infringementcontroversy. Speaking to SaharaReporters during the 2019 Ake festival, Idaha saidhe was just a witness to the case, and it was the owner of RaconteurProductions, Chioma Onyenwe, who took the case to court and […]

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