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Ndani Real Talk returns for fifth run

Ndani TV’s talkshow Ndani Real Talk is coming back for a fifth season, with the new episodes debuting on the Nigerian webcaster’s YouTube channel this week.

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The show, hosted by Nigerian actor Bisola Aiyeola, features real people sharing their opinions on social issues. It also addresses the everyday lives of Africans living on the continent and further afield.

“Ndani Real Talk is coming back for a fifth season and the amazing Bisola Aiyeola is your host,” stated the channel on Instagram.

The show will premiere on January 20 and new episodes will go live on the channel every Thursday at noon.

Ndani TV is owned by Lagos-based multinational financial services group GTBank and showcases the best of African art, fashion, film, business and sports. It was launched in 2012 and has so far clocked up more than 100 million views and has over 440,000 subscribers.

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AMVCA winners unveiled

The sixth edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) was hosted on Saturday evening at the Eko Hotels & Suites in Lagos.

Media personalities and movie stars from across the continent were present at the ceremony, dressed up and ready to have some fun.

The AMVCAs had some 120 nominations in 27 categories. These included Best Short Film/Online Video, Best Movie East Africa, Best Overall Movie and Best Television Series. Other special awards were the Trailblazer Award and Industry Merit Award.

The Best Television Series award was taken by This Is It, beating four other nominees that included Gina & Friends, Professor Johnbull, Papa Ajasco Reloaded and Relatives.

Meanwhile, the winner of the best documentary award was Dennis Wanjohi for his film The Flesh Business. Other nominees were Nightfall in Lagos (James Amuta), God’s Wives (Bolanle Olukanni), Styles Defunct by Ayaworanho3d (Aderemi Davies) and Calabar Carnival: What the People Think (Oghenefego Ofili).

Actress and former Big Brother Naija housemate Bisola Aiyeola also won the AMVCA Trailblazer Award, not to mention a car from pay TV group MultiChoice, for her role in the industry.

Renowned filmmaker and producer Tunde Kelani (Arugba, Life in Slow Motion, Dazzling Mirage) was honoured with the Industry Merit Award.

The AMVCAs had its inaugural edition in 2013 and has gone on to become the biggest annual award ceremony celebrating professionals in the film and TV industry in Africa.

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