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Nigeria, Zimbabwe link to adapt novel

Award-winning Zimbabwean filmmaker and author Tsitsi Dangarembga working on a film based on a Nigerian novel.


Artmosphere holds auditions

Artmosphere Reality Show, a series that aims to embrace unique and diverse entertainment talent, is gearing up to hold auditions in Lagos, Abuja and Delta.


Nigeria’s Olowofoyeku joins CBS comedy

Nigerian actress Folake Olowofoyeku is starring in a new TV comedy series picked up by US broadcast network CBS.


Linda Ikeji TV preps reality shows

Linda Ikeji TV is set to launch two new reality shows, including a one that spotlights the life of Nigeria’s foremost female DJ.


Nollywood star Etomi voices Malika

Nollywood actress Adesuwa Etomi is voicing the lead role in new Nigerian animated series Malika: Warrior Queen.


GoQuest brings Brave & Beautiful to Africa

India-based distributor GoQuest Media Ventures has picked up the rights to sell a Turkish drama in four African territories from Scandinavian sales house Eccho Rights.


Playwright Ellams links with Working Title

Working Title TV in the UK has acquired exclusive rights to the first TV project by Nigerian-born Inua Ellams, creator of the acclaimed Barbershop Chronicles, performed at London’s The National Theatre.


NIFS 2019 challenge, registration open

The 2019 Nigerian International Film Summit is set to be held in Lagos from September 3 to 5, following the theme ‘Developing and creating original and appealing content for Africa and beyond.’


Abidjan Film Summit to spotlight Nigeria

Nigeria will be the country of honour at Cote d’Ivoire’s Abidjan Film Summit, taking place on May 28 at the city’s Pullman Hotel.


Animation goes DownTown

Nigerian animator Mbuotidem Johnson, CEO of Basement Animation, tells Content Nigeria about his new series DownTown Lagos, why he created it and the challenges he faced during production.


NetDragon partners Nigeria in education

Hong Kong-based IT company NetDragon Websoft Holdings has partnered with the Nigerian government to promote the development of digital education in Africa.


MTF Academy seeks film, TV creatives

Pan-African networking platform MultiChoice Talent Factory is on the look-out for 60 aspiring film and TV creatives from 13 African countries to join the MTF Academy 2019.