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Hollywood glitters as ‘Star Wars’ stages ‘Solo’ premiere

Lucasfilm brought the biggest party in the galaxy to Hollywood on Thursday as hundreds of fans gathered under the Millennium Falcon for the world premiere of the latest “Star Wars” spin-off.

Black Panther, Infinity War contend for best movie at MTV awards

Nominations for the MTV Movie & TV Awards 2018 have been released with two Marvel films, Black Panther and Avengers: Infinity War, up for best movie.

Black Panther leads MTV Movie and TV Awards’ nominations

“Black Panther,” the breakthrough superhero film that has become one of the highest-grossing motion pictures of all time, on Thursday led nominations for the MTV Movie and TV Awards.

Bollywood greats Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor reunite after 27 years

Two of Bollywood’s greatest stars, Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor, will share a screen together for the first time in almost three decades when comedy “102 Not Out” is released Friday.

Ramsey Nouah: Nollywood films not as deep as they used to be

Veteran Nollywood actor Ramsey Nouah says many people are delving into acting for the fame as opposed to the early days when it was for passion.

‘Gold Diggers’ exhibition to showcase Africans’ craze for football

Many Africans possess a deep love for football, and Andrew Esiebo, a visual storyteller, will use it as a metaphor in his latest solo exhibition.

Actress Omoni Oboli unveils new book `The Stars Are Ageless’ at 40

Nollywood actress and producer Omoni Oboli unveiled a new book, ‘The Stars Are Ageless’ to mark her 40th birthday.

Saudi to host cinema test screening with Black Panther

Blockbuster action flick “Black Panther” will play at a cinema test screening in Saudi Arabia Wednesday, the first in a series of trial runs before movie theatres open to the wider public next month.

Ojukokoro, three other Nollywood films screen in US

Nollywood movie, ‘Ojukokoro’, and three other Nollywood films – Oblivious, The Encounter, and Tell Me Sweet Something, were screened on Saturday night at Metrograph Theatre, New York.

Nollywood flick ‘Osun the Goddess’ to premiere in the US

‘Osun the Goddess’, an epic Nollywood movie, will premiere on Sunday in Newark, New Jersey, US.

Black Panther breaks Titanic box office record

“Black Panther” broke more records over the weekend in North America, exceeding revenues from the 1997 blockbuster “Titanic,” while horror thriller “A Quiet Place,” with barely three minutes of dialogue, made a resounding $50.2 million debut.

Black Panther to be the first movie to screen in Saudi movie theaters

Marvel’s Black Panther will be the first film shown in Saudi Arabian movie theaters in 35 years. The Guardian reports that the film will kick off on April 18th with a gala premiere in Riyadh.

Hollywood, Nollywood plan annual show in US of Nigerian films

A collaboration between Nollywood and Hollywood to showcase Nigeria’s best films, is now to become an annual event.

Doris Simeon: Piracy cannot be eradicated in Nollywood

Doris Simeon, a Nollywood actress, says piracy cannot be eradicated in the industry but it can be reduced to a level where movie producers do not go bankrupt.

Nollywood films break into Hollywood

Nollywood films – 93 DAYS, THE BRIDGE and ISOKEN, would showcase in Hollywood, California, starting on Friday, in what would be the first collaboration between Nollywood and Hollywood.

‘Black Panther’ clings to lead, nears an all-time record

Digging in its claws, “Black Panther” has clung to its box-office lead for a fifth straight weekend, taking in an estimated $27 million in North American theaters while fending off two new films, website Exhibitor Relations said Sunday.

Kevin Feige: Record-breaking Black Panther will have a sequel

Kevin Feige, Marvel Studios president, has confirmed that there will be a sequel to the smash hit movie ‘Black Panther’.

Ramsey Nouah: Taxation frustrating Nollywood

Ramsey Nouah, Nollywood star, says despite the massive contribution of the film industry to the nation, taxation is frustrating the sector’s growth.

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Senator Olujimi renews fight with Governor Fayose

Senator Abiodun Olujimi, the Senate Deputy Minority Whip, has expressed concern over the “declining fortunes” of her party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Ekiti State.

Presidency: PDP kept EFCC, ICPC as toys in the past

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has said though the PDP founded anti-corruption agencies of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), and the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC), they had intended to keep them as toys or bulldogs which teeth had been removed.

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas remains in hospital: officials

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas remained in hospital Monday, a spokeswoman said, a day after being admitted with complications following an ear operation.

Flying Eagles get a month’s break ahead U20 AFCON playoff against Mauritania

Nigeria U20s, the Flying Eagles, have broken training camp and will resume after a month, officials said.

Vice President Osinbajo urges Nigerians to do things differently to move nation forward

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged Nigerians to imbibe the principles of creativity, innovation and hard work for the development of the country.