Buhari Congratulates Sunny Ade At 76  

Buhari Congratulates Sunny Ade At 76  

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the entertainment industry in celebrating juju music maestro and multi-instrumentalist, Chief Sunday Adegeye, better known as King Sunny Ade, who turns 76 on Thursday.   In a congratulatory message issued by his spokesman, Mr Femi...
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Azuh Amatus unveils two new books on Nollywood on October 9

Azuh Amatus unveils two new books on Nollywood on October 9

The publisher of leading online newspaper DAYLIGHT, Azuh Amatus will be unveiling and presenting his two new books, FAMOUS FACES…Interactions with Nollywood Stars and Stakeholders, to the public on Sunday, October 9, 2022. The forthcoming evening of glam...
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Presco, GIZ, Others Back Edo Film Festival

Presco, GIZ, Others Back Edo Film Festival

Presco Plc, German Development Agency, The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) and Phoenix, among others have pledged support for Edo State International Film Festival (ESIFF) scheduled to hold between September 1st and Septembe...
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AFRIMA Fetes Jurors At Annual Patrons‘ Dinner

AFRIMA Fetes Jurors At Annual Patrons‘ Dinner

It was an exciting blend of glitz, glam and euphoria as the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) hosted its annual patron’s dinner with the jury members on Wednesday, in Lagos, Nigeria. The event, which feted stakeholders in Africa’s creative economy,...
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Minister Advocates Grants, Tax Holidays For Creative Industry

Minister Advocates Grants, Tax Holidays For Creative Industry

Minister of State for FCT, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, has solicited various waivers, grants, tax holidays, rebates and other related incentives as part of measures to boost the creative industry.   Aliyu made the call while delivering a lecture at the...
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REDTV Supports Young Movie Makers 

REDTV Supports Young Movie Makers 

REDTV, United Bank for Africa’s Lifestyle and Entertainment channel, continues to lend its support to the creative industry and empower young film producers in Africa.  A statement sent to City Business News on Saturday explained that REDTV has...
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First Bank Pledges More Support For Musical Talents  

First Bank Pledges More Support For Musical Talents  

First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) says it is determined to support Nigerian musical talents to advance the growth of the entertainment industry. Ms Folake Ani-Mumuney, Group Head, Marketing and Corporate Communications, FBN, said this at the inauguration of “The V...
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Fidelity Bank To Light Up Lagos with The Euphoria

Fidelity Bank To Light Up Lagos with The Euphoria

Lagos is set to host its first major concert of the year this weekend as leading financial institution, Fidelity Bank Plc, hosts The Euphoria concert featuring leading music acts, Johnny Drille, Chike and Fave.  To be part of The Euphoria, ...
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The Kids Talent Show Rebrands, Strategizes for 2022

The Kids Talent Show Rebrands, Strategizes for 2022

The popular Kids Talent show from the stable of Divine Good Octaves which went off the radars about six years ago is back, bigger and better. Announcing the comeback, the organizer of the Show, Beeyolah, whose full name is Abiola...
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Four Years After, D’Banj Releases New Album

Four Years After, D’Banj Releases New Album

Nigerian pop star, Dapo Oyebanjo, popularly known as “D’banj”, has released a new album titled, “Stress-Free.  The album came following his four-year break from the music scene and its release coincided with Nigeria’s 61st Independence Anniversary.&...
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REDTV’s Web Series, Assistant Madams Season 2 Premieres

REDTV’s Web Series, Assistant Madams Season 2 Premieres

All the stars came out this weekend for the exclusive premiere of REDTV’s latest web series, Assistant Madams, Dark Hearts.    REDTV, the online network supported by the United Bank for Africa continues to make an impact in the creative industry.....
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First Bank’s Sponsored Movie, Ayinla Premiers In Lagos

First Bank’s Sponsored Movie, Ayinla Premiers In Lagos

By citybusinessnews@yahoo.com  — First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its lead sponsorship of the movie titled ‘Ayinla’, which is billed to premiere on Sunday, 13 June 2020. A statement issued by First Bank explained that the movie is s...
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Nollywood Produces 416 Movies In Q1

Nollywood Produces 416 Movies In Q1

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has disclosed that Nollywood produced 416 movies in Quarter One of 2021 (Q1, 2021) compared to 903 in Q4, 2020.  NBS said this in the “Nollywood Movies Production Data – Q2 2017 to Q1...
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UBA’s REDTV Launches New Series In Ghana

UBA’s REDTV Launches New Series In Ghana

United Bank for Africa’s Lifestyle and Entertainment channel continues to blaze the trail in online entertainment as it pushes the best of Africa to the world.  REDTV, producers of awarding winning hit series such as The Men’s Club (TMC), Our...
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