Entertainment

MTV Shuga and ViacomCBS Africa Respond to COVID-19 with “Alone Together” Online Series

The MTV Staying Alive Foundation, in partnership with the United Nations’ Every Woman Every Child Partnership and Unitaid: supporting innovation for global health, Viacom CBS Africa, and MTV International have announced a 60-part mini-series of MTV Shuga to raise awareness in the global fight to flatten the COVID-19 curve. Produced remotely, the self-shot series will be written and directed by …

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M-Net Movies Presents a Pop-up Channel with Hollywood’s ‘Top Gun’ Tom Cruise! Cruise will Control our DStv Remotes from 20 March 2020

M-Net’s second pop-up channel for the year, M-Net Movies Presents Tom Cruise, is taking over channel 109 from 20 March 2020. As a special celebration to a magnificent cinematic career that has spanned four decades, DStv Premium audiences can enjoy almost every Tom Cruise film ever made – with thirty-eight movies featuring the Golden Globe-winning megastar as a leading man or …

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YouTube Music and YouTube Premium Launch in Nigeria

YouTube today announced the launch of YouTube Music and YouTube Premium in Nigeria. YouTube Music is a music streaming service that offers official songs, albums, thousands of playlists and artist radio, plus YouTube’s catalogue of remixes, live performances, covers and music videos that you can’t find anywhere else – personalised and organised in one place. While fans can access ad-supported …

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IK Osakioduwa Returns as Host of 7th AMVCAs with New Co-Host, Amina Abdi Rabar

Africa Magic has announced the hosts for the 7th edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards.  The Television Host and Media Personality, IK Osakioduwa will be returning as host of this edition and will grace the stage with a new female co-host, Amina Abdi Rabar. Amina Abdi Rabar is a top Kenyan TV and Radio Presenter. She began her radio career with …

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7th AMVCA: Hurry, You’ve Got Just One Week To Vote For Your Favourite Movie Stars!

There’s only one week left for fans to vote for their favourite movie and TV stars who have been nominated in various categories in the 7th Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards holding Saturday, 14 March in Lagos, Nigeria Nominees for the prestigious awards ceremony were announced early February, with several actors, directors, screenwriters and other industry specialists vying for honors …

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7th AMVCA: Bimbo Ademoye, Daniel Etim Effiong, Reminisce And Other Promising Stars To Watch Out For

As Nigerians look back on the movie industry’s highly impressive journey, complete with admiration for some of the legendary actors who ensured that their childhoods were filled with memorable movies and characters, a new generation of filmmakers and performers is brimming with confidence to keep the torch burning.  The announcement of the nominees for the 7th edition of the Africa …

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Y’ello Star: How you can become the next Nigerian Music Sensation

Hey, it’s dawn and you wake up  thinking – ‘How soon, God?’ Then you get into the shower singing a cover of Simi’s ‘Joromi’, it gets a little technical but you maintain your pitch. You smile to yourself, realising you are actually more talented than you give yourself credit. Only, there is a problem. Getting recognised is about the hardest …

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Y’ello Stars: The Search for the Next Music Superstar Begins! ….As MTN Reveals Music Talent Show

L-R: Chief Marketing Officer, MTN Nigeria, Rahul De, Chief Operating Officer, MTN Nigeria, Mazen Mroue, Singer and Songwriter, Chidinma Ekile, Award-Winning Actress, Nse Ikpe-Etim and Chief Corporate Services Officer, MTN Nigeria, Tobechukwu Okigbo during the announcement of a new music reality show; Y’ello Star by MTN on February 16th, 2020 in Lagos. Leading ICT company, MTN recently announced the start …

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AMVCAs 7th Edition: Here’s How to Vote for your Favorite Nominee

Lovers of Nollywood and African movies have three more weeks to vote for their favourite actors nominated in the 7th Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) before the award ceremony in March. Voting for the AMVCA opened on the midnight of Thursday, February 6, following the announcement of nominees. Fans have the opportunity to vote for their favourite nominees in …

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