Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Indo Nigerian Film Association Moves Further Under ICMEI

Indo Nigerian Film Association Moves Further Under ICMEI

NOIDA, India, May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
INFA-Indo Nigerian Film Association is one of the first organizations created by Marwah Studios in international relations chapter, ample has been done since that time. It has given opportunity to Sandeep Marwah, President AAFT, to visit Nigeria twice as a state guest and he visited Lagos, Abuja, Jos and Kano state during these visits.

The Holy Land Tour with Pastor Chris: A Major Success for the Christ Embassy Church

The Holy Land Tour with Pastor Chris: A Major Success for the Christ Embassy Church

LAGOS, Nigeria, May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Christ Embassy's Man of God, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, has concluded the 2018 Holy Land Tour. The church planned out the trip meticulously for the benefit of believers of Jesus across the world.

Hundreds of the Pastor's followers joined him on this spiritual visit to Israel and Jordan. Each day on the itinerary was filled with sightseeing of holy places, to both Christians and Jews. The tour followed the journey Christ took in the Bible and scripture, allowing participants to walk in His footsteps and learn from His glory.

LoveWorld incorporations were overwhelmed by the warm welcoming they got from the Jewish Land. Jews and Christians alike were delighted for the visit of Pastor Chris, highlighting the close connection Evangelicals have to the Holy Land and its people.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Nollywood Film Week at the University of Port Harcourt

Time Table for the University of Port Harcourt's Nollywood Film Week.

Morning Session:
Tuesday, May 22.Lecture:
History of Nollywood - by Dr. Uwah. 9am. Introduction to Speech Techniques by Magret Ukwu. 1Oam.
Acting Techniques by Columbus Irosoanga.1O: 3Oam.
Rudiments & Basic Principles of Film Directing by Dr. Chika Onu. 11am.
Directing Actors on Set by Andy Amenechi.
12 noon.
Speech Acting Techniques by Dr. Clive Krama. 12 noon.

All these are the major courses taking place in various venues.

Afternoon Session:
Non Verbal Acting Techniques by Dr. Ovunda Ihunwo. 2pm.
Syndicate Courses in costume, makeup, set, film lighting, screenplay, camera/editing.

- By Dr. Chika Onu, Chairman, LOC.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Gwen Stefani's "Just a Girl" Begins on June 27

Gwen Stefani's "Just a Girl" Begins on June 27

Just a Girl is a concert residency headlined by Gwen Stefani. The residency will begin on June 27, 2018 and will take place at the Zappos Theater at the Planet Hollywood resort and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Click here for the details on Gwen Stefani | Official Site.

Linda Ikeji's Gift From Heaven

Linda Ikeji's Gift From Heaven

"This is my greatest blessing. My gift from heaven.
Dear God, thank you so much for this gift!
~ Linda Ikeji, most popular African celebrity blogger and media entrepreneur.

Linda should welcome her first baby and Okpara with a book with the title " My Gift from Heaven" which she can write as a daily dairy on her awesome experience of pregnancy to the childbirth.
This book will be the best gift for him.

Oprah Winfrey will love it too.
Cheers all the way!

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Hirokazu Kore-eda Wins the Palme d'Or at the 71st Annual Cannes Film Festival

The 71st annual Cannes Film Festival closed this evening with Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s “Shoplifters” winning the highest prize of the Palme d’Or.

Congratulations to the most phenomenal African American filmmaker,
Spike Lee whose critically acclaimed "BlacKkKlansman" won the Grand Prix.

The List of Winners:
Palme d’Or: “Shoplifters,” Hirokazu Kore-eda

Grand Prix: “BlacKkKlansman,” Spike Lee

Jury Prize: “Capernaum,” Nadine Labaki

Special Palme d’Or: “The Image Book,” Jean-Luc Godard

Queen Elizabeth II Honours Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

“The Queen has today been pleased to confer a Dukedom on Prince Harry of Wales. His titles will be Duke of Sussex, Earl of Dumbarton and Baron Kilkeel,” a statement from The Queen read.

“Prince Harry thus becomes His Royal Highness The Duke of Sussex, and Ms. Meghan Markle on marriage will become Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex.”

The royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is taking place this morning at St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle.

Photo Credits:
VOGUE Australia.

Friday, May 18, 2018

South African NGO Khulisa Wins Gold Award at the UK South African Chamber of Commerce Awards

South African NGO Khulisa Wins Gold Award at the UK South African Chamber of Commerce Awards

Lesley Ann van Selm: Gold Award Winner in in the ‘Play Your Part’ Category.

Acknowledged, in her personal capacity as the leader and key influencer Lesley Ann van Selm, Founder and Managing Director of Khulisa Social Solutions last night received the Gold Award Winner for 2018 at a glittering event at the Millennium Gloucester Hotel in Kensington.

Recognised for her time and skills at contributing to the lifting of the spirit of South Africa, ensuring a better future for all, Lesley Ann was recognised for the work done through Khulisa, which she founded 21 years ago.

3D Interactive Blockchain Game 'CryptoBarons' Partners with WAX and OPSkins Marketplace

3D Interactive Blockchain Game ‘CryptoBarons’ Partners with WAX and OPSkins Marketplace

ENUGU, Nigeria and GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CryptoBarons and Worldwide Asset eXchange™(WAX) today announced that the company's Crypto Collectibles™ will be available on OPSkins™, the world's leading marketplace for online video game assets, and will be tradable with WAX Tokens, Bitcoin, ETH, US dollars, Euros and dozens of other currencies.

CryptoBarons is a decentralized application built on the Ethereum Network and is one of the few massive multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPG) based on blockchain technology. In CryptoBarons, a variety of unique in-game assets, such as animals, potions, farms and armies are owned solely by the user. Players use these items, such as armies, to engage in battles to protect their kingdoms. Blockchain technology, which publicly records and displays each transaction, allows players to buy, sell and trade their items safely.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Facts You May Not Know About Me

Notable Facts You May Not Know About Me

First Prize in National Essay Competition at 13.
Profile interview in Times International news magazine as a young stage director, playwright and poet at 17.
Youngest professional scriptwriter for the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) Channel 10 in Lagos at 18.
Represented Nigeria at two international Children's books fairs in Japan at 20 and the youngest book illustrator at the book fairs.
Youngest Member of the UNESCO Book Development Curriculum workshop for Yaba College of Technology in Nigeria at 19.
Public Health Illustrator for the Johns Hopkins University's Population Communication Services at 21.
Featured for my "Captain Santana" comic series in the West Africa news magazine at 21.
Art/Features Editor of Kiddies World magazine at 24.
National Program Consultant for UNICEF Nigeria at 25.
First Book "Children of Heaven" published at 25 and with news broadcast on NTA News  by the famous Ms. Siene Alwell-Brown and on Radio Nigeria with reviews in The Guardian and Punch newspapers of Nigeria.
Curator of the first Arts Against AIDS Exhibitions in Nigeria at 30.
World Health Organisation (WHO)/Africare trained HIV/AIDS counselor at 30.