Africa Football Film Festival begins in Lagos – Punch Newspapers

Johnny Edward The second edition of the Africa Football Film Festival in Nigeria started off on Thursday (yesterday) at the Marturion Cinema in Lagos with no fewer than 85 young footballers in attendance. The three-day event which ends tomorrow (Saturday) started off with a documentary on football fraud among officials across West Africa and Kenya … Read more…

Gage Awards 2020 voting begins as Opay, GTBank, Wizkid, and others top nominations

Poised to celebrate digital excellence, the GAGE Awards comes in 5 key areas: Innovation, Information, Inspiration, Entertainment and Commerce. Announcing the commencement of voting, the Chief Administrator of the awards, Johnson Anorh, disclosed that the organizers had opened its website for voting to take off this Thursday, 16th of January to the 9th of February, … Read more…

The Five-Way Race for Best Picture Begins

The race for this year’s acting Oscars couldn’t possibly be less suspenseful: You can engrave those Academy Awards right now for Joaquin Phoenix (“Joker”), Renée Zellweger (“Judy”), Brad Pitt (“Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood”) and Laura Dern (“Marriage Story”), the fearsome foursome set to sweep up every trophy from now until Feb. 9, … Read more…

Under the Radar, Featuring What to Send Up, Constellations, and More, Begins January 8

The 16th annual Under the Radar festival kicks off January 8, filling the Public Theater, La MaMa and other venues with cutting-edge work from around the world. In case you missed their earlier, limited runs, the 2020 festival offers New York theatregoers a chance to see The Movement Theatre Company’s critically acclaimed production of Aleshea … Read more…

LISTEN: Zlatan Ibile begins 2020 with ‘Quilox’

Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael, Nigerian singer better Known as Zlatan Ibile, has begun the new year with the release of his new single ‘Quilox’. The talented street musician took to his social media pages on Monday to announce the release of the new single. “New Music – #QUILOX OUT NOW,” he wrote. ‘Quilox was released days … Read more…