Author: David Leon Godwin

Bollywood classical composer, Shivkumar Sharma, dies of heart attack

Indian classical composer and Santoor player from Jammu, Northern India ‘Shivkumar Sharma’ as he is popularly known, died on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 in Mumbai India, at the age of 84. The composer succumbed to a cardiac arrest after battling kidney related sicknesses for about half a year. Pandit Sharma[Read More…]

Streaming service Amazon Prime Video acquires Nigerian produced film ‘Foreigner’s God’

The upcoming Nigerian fantasy film produced Ifan Ifeanyi Michael and directed by Toka McBaroro has been acquired by Amazon prime video, joining the ranks of already present Nigerian films on their list of acquisitions. The movie is set in a colonial Nigeria. It depicts the story of an English documentary[Read More…]

‘My first wife left me no choice’: Why I married Mercy Aigbe — Kazim Adeoti

Yoruba film mogul and entrepreneur, Kazim Adesoji Adeoti (popularly known as Adekaz), who has taken Nollywood actress ‘Mercy Aigbe’ as a second wife, is defending his honour as his first wife, Oluwafunsho, has accused him of bringing another woman to the home she largely contributed to building. Disclosing why he had[Read More…]

EA gaming announces partnership with Middle-earth enterprises, reveals new LOTR mobile game in the works

American video game company Electronic Arts, popularly known by the acronym EA, revealed in an announcement that they have partnered with Middle-earth Enterprises to develop a new mobile RPG (Role Playing Game) titled ‘The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth’. The new game is slated to be in beta[Read More…]

Netflix Live-action adaptation of DC Comics ‘The Sandman’ is in post-production

The live action adaptation for the Neil Gaiman comic ‘The Sandman’ has been one of Netflix’s highly anticipated series to be released on the streaming service. In 2019, the Netflix announced, a live-action adaptation of the DC Comics published comic will be in the world. There has been speculation that[Read More…]

Trailer footage of James Cameron’s Avatar 2 released after a decade

A decade after James Cameron’s Avatar, 20th Century Fox has released footage of the much expected sequel ‘Avatar 2’, finally confirming a release date for the much awaited film. The second movie is title ‘Avatar: The Way of Water’ and will be released December 16, 2022, according to 20th Century[Read More…]

IK Osakioduwa and Bonang Matheba to co-host AMVCA 8

On Wednesday, April 4, 2022, Africa Magic revealed the hosts for the annual Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA).  The show hosts were revealed via Instagram and they are Nigerian TV host IK Osakioduwa and South African media personality Bonanga Matheba. The eighth Africa Magic Viewers choice Awards is slated[Read More…]

Veteran Nollywood actor ‘Chiwetalu Agu’ shows video of spiritual weapons he was attacked with

Nigerian born Nollywood veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu survives a series of spiritual attacks and shows the weapons removed from his body by his prophet. The viral video shows the actor listing and describing the weapons removed from his body and among those weapons are a mirror fragment, multiple metal nails,[Read More…]

Streaming service ‘Netflix’ sued by investors over loss of subscribers

Netflix shareholders were misled about the drop in the number of subscribers over a span of six months, between 2022 and 2021, which led to a drop in the stock price for the streaming giant. A lawsuit which was filed on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, in a federal court in[Read More…]

Korra Obidi’s estranged husband, Dean, denies $5,000 theft allegation

Justin Dean, American-born, Los Angeles-based chiropractor, and estranged husband to Nigerian dancer, model, singer and actor, Korra Obidi, has come out to defend his name on an Instagram live session. The doctor took to his Instagram page on May 7, 2022, to deny the accusations Korra made against him, where[Read More…]