• FG ready to support film industry – Lai Mohammed

    FG ready to support film industry – Lai Mohammed

    It was gathered that the Federal Government has pledged to invest in the necessary infrastructure that would bring about the growth of the Nigerian film industry and complement the efforts of professionals who built the industry from the scratch.

    The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the pledge at the sixth Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Lagos.

    ‘’When we trusted in the almighty oil, we built refineries, pipelines, petrol marketing companies, petrol stations etc. Since we are now […]

  • Jackie Chan receives honorary Oscar after five decades in film

    Jackie Chan receives honorary Oscar after five decades in film

    62-year-old Chinese actor and martial arts star Jackie Chan was the recipient of an honorary Oscar at the 2016 Governors Awards in Los Angeles, California on Saturday.

    Chan, who has never been nominated for an Academy Award during his 54-year career, finally received the Oscar at the awards ceremony, which is hosted by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Hollywood.

    The honorary Oscar was awarded for lifetime achievement in the field of

  • Girl Commits Suicide After Her Favourite Actor Dies in a Film

    Girl Commits Suicide After Her Favourite Actor Dies in a Film

    A girl has left her family and friends shocked as she took her life after her favourite actor died in a film she was watching.

    According to reports, a teenage girl from the Eastern Cape allegedly committed suicide last week Friday after watching the season finale episode of popular SABC 1 drama series Skeem Saam.

    It was gathered that the girl’s mum found her lying on her bed motionless when she came back from work with a suicide note next to her.

    The […]