Ghanaian actor Majid Michel’s experience on the set of his first epic movie, Ayamma, which was shot recently somewhere in Akwa Ibom State, has left a sweet-sour taste in his mouth. The actor, in an […]
In this exclusive interview with PREMIUM TIMES, veteran Nigerian actress, Joke Jacobs, opens up on her career, current projects and challenges confronting Nigerian theatre. PT: You have stayed on top of your game for over […]
…those being my thoughts, as I walked into the Afrikan Shrine this particular night in the late eighties. But fast forward decades now… I find it quite apt that the organisers of Felabration have consciously […]
When it comes to football and politics, all Nigerians are pundits. And in this democratic dispensation, the freedom of speech right has become a sort of recreation. Moreover, in the wake of the DSS’ sting […]
The double album is the superstar musician’s favorite indulgence. A double LP, more often than not, is a status symbol for top-tier pop artists to both flex creatively and to announce themselves as an artiste […]
A week after Brad Pitt confirmed that he and Angelina Jolie are divorcing, the actor finds himself in a strange Hollywood scenario. As the narrator of Terrence Malick’s ambitious, 30-years-in-the-making Voyage of Time: Life’s Journey, […]
AFTER months of waiting, 93 Days, the movie narrates how the ebola scourge hit Nigeria and how it was successfully tackled, opened to the Nigerian audience on Friday, September 16. Unexpectedly, the movie can be […]
The significance of KSA’s work as a musician lies in his ability to weave such a diverse array of elements into a distinct form that is immediately recognisable. It unfolds as sequences of improvised vocal […]
A new entertainment channel, Fox Life, will begin airing on the DStv and GOtv, with promises of fresh local content along a mix of US dramas, comedies, and unscripted programming. Considered one of the world’s […]
“With my music, I create change…I am using my music as a weapon.” – Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. The week marks the 19th year of Fela’s passing. His influence to music, the black movement and the champion […]
For over four decades, Nigeria’s first woman federal permanent secretary, Francesca Emanuel, has remained an inspiration to young talents in music and theatre. She is one of the early members of the famous Steve Rhodes […]
Cristiano Ronaldo has continued his celebrations after Portugal’s Euro 2016 triumph in style by spending 2.5 million euros on a new Bugatti.
Mick Jagger’s representatives say the rock legend is expecting his eighth child. They confirmed a report by People magazine and other media outlets that Jagger’s girlfriend, Melanie Hamrick, 29, was pregnant.
Ask many people to assess the economic capacity of the Nigerian entertainment industry, they will say it is potentially a goldmine. But the Chief Executive Officer of Mobile Screens and Services Ltd., Mr. Tunbosun Kola-Daisi, […]
Stevie Wonder has closed London’s BST festival with a meaningful but meandering stroll through his landmark double album, Songs In The Key Of Life. The 66-year-old played for almost four hours, backed by a razor-sharp […]
Peter, Paul and Jude Okoye have had series of running battles in the past few years, which ultimately culminated in the disintegration of Psquare in February 2016. Peter and Paul went separate ways to pursue […]
The Nigerian entertainment industry has once again lost one of its rare gems, Zainab Bukky Ajayi, who blessed the world with her inimitable acting talent.