Saturday, May 28, 2022

Showbiz

May 7, 2022

Minister advocates tax waivers for Nigerian creative industry

Ms Aliyu argued that the only major way the government could make the creative industry attractive to investors was to introduce waivers, grants and tax holidays.

Federal Capital Territory Minister of State, Ramatu Aliyu
May 6, 2022

U.S. commits to preserve Nigeria’s cultural heritage

The U.S. says it is committed to preserving Nigeria’s rich cultural heritage and diversity.

Trust for African Rock Art (TARA)
May 5, 2022

Lai Mohammed hails first Nigerian series on Netflix

The minister said apart from the quality of the film, it was significant that “Blood Sisters’’ was the first series in Nigeria that would be shown on Netflix.

Lai Mohammed/Screenshot of Blood Sisters on Netflix
May 5, 2022

Zuma Film Festival Boycott: NFC accuses MOPPAN of blackmail

“We urge film stakeholders and Nigerians in general to disregard the press release by MOPPAN which has all characteristics of cheap blackmail…”

Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC), Motion Picture Practitioners’ Association of Nigeria (MOPPAN) and Arewa Filmmakers Association of Nigeria (AFMAN)
May 1, 2022

One year after arrival of twin sons, Kizz Daniel quits smoking on his birthday

The musician said he was doing it “for the sake of my kids and the people that genuinely love me”.

Kizz Daniel
April 30, 2022

Met Police hands Khafi ‘final warning’ for appearing on BBNaija

Khafi spent 77 days on the “Lockdown” edition of the show, seeking fame and fortune before she was evicted.

Khafi Kareem
April 30, 2022

Burna Boy makes history with Madison Square Garden concert

The historic concert has made Burna Boy the first Nigerian artiste to perform at the famous Madison Square Garden.

Burna Boy in live performance
April 29, 2022

Bandits won’t stop Buhari regime hosting global tourism event: Lai Mohammed

Mr Mohammed reiterated Mr Buhari regime’s readiness to host the event at the National Theatre in Lagos, being renovated at a cost of $100 million.

Lai Mohammed
April 29, 2022

Burna Boy reveals release date for new album

The new work is already available on pre-order from Friday April 29.

Burna Boy
April 28, 2022

Bruce Onobrakpeya receives ‘Grand Master of Etching’ award

Bruce Onobrakpeya, one of Nigeria’s foremost modern artists, painters and sculptors, has been awarded the ‘Grand Master of Etching’ for his foresight in modern art.

Bruce Onobrakpeya