Nollywood: Funding Africa’s biggest BOX Office
By Guardian Exclusive
03 December 2017 | 5:00 am
In 2016 Nollywood’s combined box office topped N3.5 billion ( $11.5 million) with local movies generating 30% in sales. To some, that's insignificant but to Bank of Industry, that is outstanding.
16 Jul 2019
Saraki, Senators, Nollywood actors, others storm Kogi as Dino Melaye buries mum
12 Sep 2019
While waiting for the first batch of Nigerian returnees from South Africa after recent hostilities to foreign nationals in the rainbow nation. To share some plans to resettle the returnees and more, Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.
7 Oct 2019
Deyemi Okanlawon, Juliet Ibrahim and Osas Ighodaro discuss what makes a better actor and tips on having a better career in acting and movie production.
4 Nov 2019
Nigerian Army partners Nollywood to tell military operation stories.
1 Dec 2019
The Managing Director and CEO of the Bank of Industry (BOI) in Nigeria, Olukayode Pitan, says the bank signed agreements with four major banks at the 2nd Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg. He discussed their plans with CNBC Africa’s Kopano Gumbi at the forum.
14 Dec 2019
The CEO of Nigeria's Bank of Industry Olukayode Pitan says the idea of the Affirmative Finance Action for Women in Africa is to make lenders do more for women. CNBC Africa's Kenneth Igbomor caught up with him on the sidelines of the Global Gender Summit after they signed a letter of intent on the AFAWA risk-sharing facility.
12 May 2020
How Nollywood actor, Bilal Nosser, was abducted
31 Jul 2020
Since 2015, when Kunle Afolayan’s October 1st was onboarded to Netflix, more and more Nigerian films have made their way to the platform. This has become more frequent in recent months. And also, during this pandemic period, one of the things that have kept Millions sane over time is streaming giant – Netflix. So we bring to you the top 10 Nollywood films on Netflix.
12 Sep 2020
Nigeria is the world's second-largest producer of movies. But since the COVID-19 lockdowns began, it has lost millions of dollars. Artists and filmmakers are struggling to survive — and are now looking for alternatives.
16 Feb 2021
It's not just boy meets girl but also Bollywood meets Nollywood in a film released by Netflix on Valentine's Day, and created by an Indian-Nigerian restaurateur.
25 Mar 2021
“The economy will recover and as it recovers from the effect of the pandemic, I do see a period of some growth,” Toyin Adeniji, Executive Director of the BOI said in a chat with GuardianTV. She said the country has had time to “build some business-friendly policies” that will make Micro Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) cluster.
Nigeria’s daily oil production hits 1.57 million barrels, Nollywood star Bruno Iwuoha dies at 68
10 Apr 2021
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Sunday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Sunday.
1 hour ago
1 hour ago
3 hours ago
Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Friday.
4 hours ago
4 hours ago
5 hours ago