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Nollywood Genevieve Nnaji, Akin Omotoso Invited to Academy Membership

Nollywood actress Genevieve Nnaji and director Akin Omotoso, who was picked to direct Nigerian original series for Netflix, are the latest Nigerian creatives to be invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). In 2018, the Academy invited members of the Nigerian creative industry like renowned filmmaker Femi Odugbemi to

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Buhari appoints 41 non-career ambassadors

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed 41 non-career ambassadors-designate for confirmation by the Senate. He also nominated Suleiman Sani (FCT) as a career ambassador-designate. This comes about three weeks after the Senate confirmed 42 career ambassadors-designate nominated by the president. He forwarded the names of the nominees to the Senate, seeking confirmation of their appointments “in accordance to

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FG orders DSTV to suspend implementation of new tariffs

Federal Government of Nigeria has ordered Cable TV service providers, MultiChoice to suspend the implementation of its new hiked tariffs on different bouquets on its Digital Satellite Television, DSTV. The Ripples reported that the order was issued on Tuesday by the Acting Director General of Nigerian Broadcasting Commission, NBC, Mr. Armstrong Idachaba. The order was also

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BUHARI Says delivery of AKK Project is part of next level agenda   

  … Commends Corporation, Stakeholders for Embarking on Project Despite COVID-19 Pandemic   President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria has said that delivery of the 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas Pipeline project is part of his Administration’s Next Level Agenda for sustainable development and economic prosperity of Nigeria.  The President, who stated this Tuesday while

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