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Nollywood: Monalisa Chinda confirms breakup with her boyfriend!
Codewit World News
?We regret to officially announce the resignation of Nollywood actress Monalisa Chinda from Monalisa Magazine, which also marks the end of her partnership with Mr. Lanre Nzeribe, due to irreconcilable professional differences. Over the past few months, ...

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The Guardian

Hello Nollywood: how Nigeria became Africa's biggest economy overnight
The Guardian
Unesco has attributed much of Nollywood's success to the fact that it relies on low-budget productions (usually under 20,000) which are released on video CDs, a cheaper alternative to DVDs, and are usually sold for about a dollar each. The 2006 study ...
State Becomes Largest Economy in Africa With US$509.9 Billion
Nigeria's suddenly supersized economy is indeed a wonder; but so are its still ...The Economist
Nigeria GDP Rebased To $510Billion ? A Reflection And Need To Redistribute

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Nigeria's Nollywood: Most Prolific Movie Machine
ABC News
A 15-second drum roll and the title of the film, "Deceptive Heart," comes crashing onto the screen in a groovy 1970s font. Less than 10 minutes into the Nollywood movie, the heart of plot is revealed: A woman has two boyfriends and doesn't know what to do.

Is Nollywood Seeking Bollywood Ties To Take On Hollywood?
A Nigerian film maker hopes Nigeria's burgeoning film industry can collaborate with India's to compete with Hollywood, according to a Xinhua/IANS report in BusinessStandard. Abuja, Nigeria, recently played host to its first Indian Film Festival ...
Nigerian filmmakers seek tie-ups with Indians to take on HollywoodMalaysia Sun

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Yahoo News

Tenacity pays off for founder of 'Nollywood Netflix'
Yahoo News
"Our idea was really simple: we just wanted to take Nollywood movies and put them online. It's as simple as that," he said. With producers on board, the first step in 2010 was the creation of "Nollywoodlove", a dedicated channel on the video-sharing ...

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International Business Times

Nigeria's Nollywood Boost
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The Nollywood film industry alone has emerged to contribute 1.2% of GDP, Renaissance Capital says. Debt as a share of GDP is now a mere 11.6%, down from an already low 22%, Fitch Ratings notes. The average budget deficit over the past three years is ...
Nigerian GDP Jumps 89% As Economists Add In Telecoms, NollywoodInternational Business Times
Nollywood Contributes Massively To Nigeria's GDPVentures Africa
Nollywood, telecoms help make Nigerian economy Africa's largestHumanIPO
GlobalPost -Screen Africa -AFKInsider
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The Atlantic Cities

On the Set in Nollywood
The Atlantic Cities
Nowadays, Nollywood films are easy to find, whether you're at a market in Lagos or a convenience store in Baltimore. The Nigerian-based film industry churns out thousands of movies a year. Usually, the films tell stories that everyday Nigerians can ...

Nollywood helps Nigeria double its GDP
Nigeria has outstripped South Africa as Africa's largest economy after it recalculated its gross domestic product (GDP) to add in sectors, such as its Nollywood film industry, that had been left out for almost 15 years, the Nigeria Bureau of Statistics ...


Nollywood star Omotola becomes a lecturer
Nollywood star Omotola becomes a lecturer. By Niyi Tabiti. Omotola I am loving the growth in the Nigerian entertainment sector. You won't believe it,Omotola Jalade Ekehinde the nollywood star we all know as Omosexy is now a lecturer.Don't be scared,she ...

New Vision

Nollywood top as Nigeria becomes Africa's biggest economyPublish Date: Apr ...
New Vision
ABUJA - Nigeria on Sunday became Africa's biggest economy, leap-frogging South Africa, after the government announced a long-overdue rebasing of the country's gross domestic product. The new calculations take into account changes in production and ...
Nollywood springs surprise in GDP rebasing, leaps to N9trnBusinessDay
Nigeria: Economy $510 billion, biggest in AfricaFairfield Citizen

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