Wednesday, July 31, 2013
The main bowl of the National Arts Theatre, Lagos was a beehive of heightened activity as thousands of budding dancers stormed the venue of the Lagos audition of the popular Maltina Dance All (MDA) family dance show to showcase their dancing skills as the quest to select family representatives for the Maltina dance academy continues.
After several weeks of rigorous nationwide auditions, the MTN powered Project Fame Academy has finally unveiled the 16 contestants who will, once again, bring the sub-region to a standstill, with breath-taking music renditions, week-in-week-out, for the next two months.
After several months of waiting, Tinini, the most anticipated music video of the year from six year old Wonderkid OzzyBosco has finally dropped amid encomiums and commendations.
Since dropping, the video, which featured rap star Olamide has not stopped making waves and going viral on social media.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
“The drama needs me.”That was her reply to a fan who accused her of being overly dramatic when she triggered a storm of controversy that recently rocked the jolly boat of Nollywood for days on end. The storm trended on the social media, spilled from Twitters to Facebook and from blogs to tabloids. While the furore lasted, avid followers of Nollywood’s off-screen dramatics relished this vintage episode of Tontomania.
Following the successful first edition of the AfricaMagic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA), MultiChoice and AfricaMagic are pleased to announce the call for entries into the second edition of the prestigious awards.
Leading actor and Nollywood hunk Bob Manuel Udokwu is currently sad and devastated.
Udokwu, one of the senior aides of Governor Peter Obi of Anambra State recently lost his dear and darling mum to the cold and evil hands of death.
In an emotion laden voice, the revered thespian disclosed that his mother, Madam Joy Ezelagbo Udokwu died on July 20, after a brief illness at her Ogidi, Anambra State home.
Monday, July 29, 2013
Annabel and Sulu waved goodbye to their fellow housemates – and their shot at the USD 300 000 prize - during Sunday night’s live Big Brother: The Chase eviction show after receiving the fewest viewer votes from Africa this week. Annabel was up for eviction after receiving three nominations from her housemates, while Sulu found himself in the firing line after Head of House Bimp saved Cleo and put him up for eviction in her place.
Friday, July 26, 2013
Globacom has launched a tenth anniversary N500 million consumer promo to reward its subscribers for their support and loyalty to the network over the years.
Tagged the Glo “Recharge to Stardom”, the promo offers loyal subscribers on the Glo network the chance of winning various prizes ranging from N10,000 to the grand prize of N25 million in 100 days.
This Sunday’s live Big Brother: The Chase eviction show promises to dazzle once again – thanks to the presence of Namibian rap sensation Sunny Boy and AfricaMagic Viewers’ Choice 2013 winners Jackie Appiah and OC Okeje.
|Azuh Amatus with AGN President, Ibinabo Fiberesima|
|Azuh Amatus with staff of EE / SE|
|Azuh Amatus with Ibinabo|
|Azuh Amatus , Ibinabo, and EE / SE staff|
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
After a long wait, the stage is finally set for the unveiling of the 18 contestants who will be competing for honours and acclaim in the season six of MTN Project Fame West Africa music academy.
Billed for the afternoon of this Saturday, July 27, at Ultima Studios, in Lekki, the contestants will be unveiled amid glamour and festivity, with a host of activities that include performances by Iyanya and Praiz.
The first step into how the famous Maltina dance academy would look like was witnessed at the Port Harcourt regional audition of Maltina Dance All (MDA) season seven tagged “The Evolution” which took place at the Atrium Event Centre in the garden city recently. Eight budding dancers were able to satisfy the judges with their dance steps and were thus selected from the hundreds that participated as potential family representatives. These eight dancers, alongside their family members will now progress to the next phase in this highly competitive selection process.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Few days after the impeachment of the National Public Relations Officer of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Frank Dallas, the guild, as resolved by its National Executive Council (NEC) has also announced the suspension of six of its erring members over alleged anti guild activities.
Monday, July 22, 2013
Top on-air personality, JJ of BlazeFM - Anambra has dismissed claims of clashing with popular Nigerian entertainer, Timaya.
There had been widespread reports that Timaya blasted the on-air personality for cutting him off during a live radio chat.
The popular JJ hosted Timaya, Kcee and Harrysong during the ‘meet and greet’, which came hours before the Star Music Trek concert which held at Beverly Hills Resort, Nnewi on July 13.
This is indeed not the best of times for Nollywood actress, Nkiru Sylvanus, as Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, recently fired all commissioners and advisers in his government including the screen diva who has been acting as his SSA on Public Affairs since 2011.
In a bid to inject new blood into his government, the embattled governor shockingly dissolved his whole cabinet and also directed the affected former government officials to hand over to their permanent secretaries or the Chief of Staff.