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Winning Academy Awards: A valid dream for Nollywood
Vanguard
Hence, a boycott and criticism of the awards by Hollywood actors and filmmakers does little or nothing for Nollywood's dream of winning the Oscars. Is it then possible for Nollywood to win the Oscars? Although not simply, the answer is Yes! Nollywood ...

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The evolution of Nollywood in pictures
CNN
Nollywood has come in leaps and bounds from the low tech productions it once produced, to big budget high quality features tackling a wider range of topics, from Kemi Adetiba's lavish rom-com, 'The Wedding Party', to Izu Ojukwu's politically charged '76'.

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Nollywood practitioners chart a course for health insurance
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The leadership of the Association of Movie Producers,AMP, in conjunction with heads of guilds in Nollywood, Thursday, presented a programme tagged 'Nollycare: A Nollywood Health and Business Retreat', which held at National Theatre complex, Iganmu, ...


Of economy, pulpits and Nollywood expectations
The Nation Newspaper
Rather, the #Bringbackourcorruption crusaders are, like us all, victims of the cumulative effect of new fad religion and nollywood on our collective psyche. Nigerians no longer believe in hard work and sacrifice as a path to success. To many Nigerians ...


The Local Switzerland

Swiss harness power of Nollywood for anti-migration campaign
The Local Switzerland
The Swiss government is funding a Nigerian television series to show potential migrants the difficulties of emigrating illegally to Switzerland. The 13-episode series is being filmed by a Nigerian film crew in Nigeria and Switzerland with the alpine ...

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SaharaReporters.com

Nollywood Producer Seun Egbegbe Granted N5Million Bail
SaharaReporters.com
Nollywood marketer, Seun Egbegbe and one Mr. Oyekan Ayomide who were arrested for defrauding some Bureau De Change operatives have been granted bail by the Federal High Court in Lagos. Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo who presided over the case ...
Seun Egbegbe granted N5 million bailPremium Times

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In Abuja Educationist wants Nollywood incorporated in school curriculum
Pulse Nigeria
Dr Jay Pyeon, the Project Manager, Nigeria-Korea Model School, Abuja , has advised the Federal Government to incorporate Nollywood in the Nigerian school curriculum. Pyeon, who gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in ...

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Army jails soldier for assaulting Nollywood actress
Vanguard
Port Harcourt ? The Nigerian Army has jailed one Pvt. Suleiman Olamilekan to 28 days with hard labour for allegedly assaulting a Nollywood actress, Ebere Ohakwe. Col. Aminu Iliyasu, the Army's spokesman, 6 Division in Port Harcourt said on Thursday ...
Soldier Jailed for Assaulting Nollywood Actress Ebere OhakweBella Naija

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Deutsche Welle

Hyenas, Nollywood actors and albinos: Pieter Hugo's photos of post-colonial Africa
Deutsche Welle
Hyenas, Nollywood actors and albinos: Pieter Hugo's photos of post-colonial Africa. With his authentic yet surreal portraits, South African photographer Pieter Hugo reaches out to the marginalized. His exhibition "Between the Devil and the Deep Blue ...


Channel 24

A boost for Nollywood with The Wedding Party success
Channel 24
Lagos - Nollywood film The Wedding Party has shown Nigerian cinema at the top of its game, with its success at the box office taking it to new audiences across Africa and the world. The country may well be in recession but Nollywood, which churns out ...

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