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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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Prince Harry and Meghan should pay for their own security in Canada,MP says

Canadian taxpayers should not have to contribute towards security costs for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, one of the country's MPs has said. Harry and Meghan are currently on Vancouver Island preparing to forge a new life with their eight-month-old son, Archie Mountbatten-Windsor, after stepping back from royal duties. It is unclear who will foot

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Prince Harry arrives in Canada to start new life with Meghan and Archie

The Duke of Sussex has landed back in Canada to start his new life with wife Meghan and son Archie, but questions remain over the Sussex Royal brand. Prince Harry landed at 9.47pm local time after talks finalising his Megxit split from the royal family and a busy roster of events in London yesterday. Two security

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SAHCO Chairman named Air transport personality of the year

The Chairman of the Board of Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) PLC- Dr (Barr) Taiwo Afolabi has been named the Air Transport Personality of the year at the 10th Nigerian Aviation Awards (NIGAV) 2019 which held at the Oriental Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos State. The NIGAV Awards, Nigeria’s most prestigious air transport development award

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Nigeria’s first-ever Oscar entry ‘Lionheart’ disqualified for using ‘too much English’

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has disqualified ‘Lionheart', Nigeria's first ever entry for the Oscars in the ‘Best International Feature Film' category, for featuring too much English, which happens to be the official language of the country. Directed by and starring Nigerian actress Genevieve Nnaji, the film has been streaming on Netflix,

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Udo Udoma Receives Japanese “the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star’’ Award

The Government of Japan has named former Minister of National Planning and Budget, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, as one of the foreign recipients of the 2019 Autumn Imperial Decorations. A press statement issued in Abuja yesterday by the Embassy of Japan said that Udoma would receive “the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver

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Mizani launches Salon Expert program in Nigeria (Photos)

Mizani, a professional haircare brand focused on textured hair from the L’Oreal Group, yesterday, launched its Salon Expert program at an event that was held at the Radisson Blu hotel, Victoria Island Lagos. With over 100 salon owners in attendance, the program also provided an opportunity to introduce the new Mizani and L’Oreal Distribution partners

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Harry and Meghan might have to ‘renounce royal privileges’ if they move to South Africa

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s latest documentary, Harry & Meghan: An African Journey, showed the couple in a completely different light. While the Duke and Duchess of Sussex usually appear confident and happy in front of the cameras, they opened up about what life is really like behind the scenes with Meghan admitting she

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