Delta to Construct Film Village, Leisure Park

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly has request by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for the construction of a film village and leisure park in Ugbolu, Oshimili North local government area of the state. The construction of the film village and leisure park in Ugbolu, Oshimili North is to be executed at the cost of Five Billion Naira. The Governor’s letter was read on the floor of the House, by the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori at plenary. According to the Governor, the project would not only boost the revenue base of the state, but would also…

Adandiigbo: Igbolands Premier Pageant Is In Season 15

OWERRI/Nigeria: Igbolands Premier Pageant The Adandiigbo cultural pageant that conscientiously seek to pick the most beautiful and cultured Igbo girls is in its 15th season. Rising from a meeting in Owerri, imo state the local organising committee of the non swim wear pageant headed by Mazi Onyechere MacRobinson Anele released a statement that the pageant which aims at building bridges across ethnic nationalities as well as groom our young Igbo maidens on the path of a social reawakening has finalised plans to host Igboland in Owerri come 13th December, 2019 Mazi  Anele…

Actors Guild Election: Emeka Rollas, Monalisa, Abubarkar, Branch, Others Emerge Winners

UYO/Nigeria: The peaceful ambiance in the oil rich Akwa Ibom state pervaded the general elections of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) held at the prestigious Le’meridien hotel (Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort). With the over 187 delegates from 22 states (Abia, Abuja, Adamawa, Anambra, Akwa Ibom, Bauchi, Bayelsa, Benue, Cross River, Delta, Edo, Enugu, Ebonyi, Gombe, Imo, Kaduna, Kwara, Lagos, Nasarawa, Plateau, Taraba, Yobe) of the federation came for the epoch-making elections, the AGNEC Chairman led by top actor Steve Eboh (Ajeboh) ably supported by Emma Ogugua among others went…

RedsonBet Unveiled in Asaba, Promises Features for All Classes

ASABA/Nigeria:  The sport of gaming has officially welcomed a new entrant into the ever rising business of betting in Nigeria, and promises to meet the need of all classes of persons in the society. Speaking at the official opening, in ceremony held in Best Western Hotel, Asaba, Mr Jeffrey Odumah, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), lauded the Delta Government for providing conducive environment for private businesses to thrive. He said that the company was a unique brand with features that provides comfort for all classes of persons to play and win…

Emeka Rollas, Monalisa Chinda, others Emerge Winners of Actors Guild Election

UYO/Nigeria: After a peaceful but competitive election of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) outgoing interim president of national unity Mr. Emeka Rollas has emerged winner unopposed. The election which held at the prestigious Le Meridien hotel, (Ibom Hotel and Resort) Akwa Ibom, at the presence of delegates, observers and the media also had screen diva Monalisa Chinda -Coker emerge winner defeating Frank Dallas for the office of the guild’s Public Relations Officer (PRO) with 132 to 45.

Actors Guild Election Set To Hold October 31 in Akwa Ibom

ABUJA/Nigeria: Preparations are in top gear for the national election of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) in Akwa Ibom State. According to the AGNEC Chairman, Steve Eboh, the choice of the ‘Orange State’ is not unconnected to the fact that Akwa Ibom is peaceful and developmental in terms of a state that can pass for movie making without any stress. Speaking with newsmen in Abuja Eboh said: “You can drive about 10 kilometers in Uyo without pothole. The state has an operating airline so it is easy for filmmakers to move…

Attendance of regulators, legislators and association CEOs make ICE Africa a pivotal event

Clarion Gaming’s Curtis Roach who leads the team responsible for organising ICE Africa LONDON/United Kingdom: The status of ICE Africa as the ‘go to’ event for the continent’s decision makers active in every vertical of the industry has been underlined by the latest update issued by event organisers, Clarion Gaming which confirms that a total of 27 African countries will be attending October’s two day exhibition and conference. The second edition of ICE Africa will feature key regulators and decision makers from trade associations and commissions representing Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria,…

ICE Africa to Pave Way for Continent’s Trailblazing Customer Data Boom, Argues Parimatch CEO

Lasha Gogiberidze, Chief Executive Officer at Parimatch LONDON/United Kingdom: ‘An unmissable opportunity for the entire industry to build a solid, sustainable foundation for the future of gaming,’ is how Lasha Gogiberidze, Chief Executive Officer at Parimatch has described this year’s ICE Africa. Talking ahead of his panel debate on taking advantage of digital space, mobile betting and how customer data can be effectively collected and utilized, Mr Gogiberidze explained: “Africa is unique in that its reliance on mobile is absolute. From the age of 18, a mobile phone is a…

Clarion Confirm Creation of ICE Africa Champions

JOHANNESBURG/South Africa: Ahead of the second edition of ICE Africa (2-3 October, Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg) event organisers Clarion Gaming has launched a new initiative designed to champion key gaming jurisdictions on the continent. The ICE Africa Champions who will endorse their respective territories and drive co-operation across all of the continent’s regulated gaming economies comprise: Colin Udoh, Nigerian journalist and sports television presenter; Dolan Beuthin, CEO, BestBet; John Kamara, co-founder of the Global Gaming Africa consultancy; Judy Kiragu, Director, GoldenKey Casino; Olafadeke Akeju, Senior Partner, WYS Solicitors; Nassim Randeree;…

Okpanam Kingdom Begins 2019 New Yam Festival With Ikanze Ceremony

OKPANAM/Nigeria: The people of Okpanam Kingdom, Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State yesterday August 25, 2019  began activities to mark the 2019 annual new yam festival with the Ikanze ceremony. As part of the ceremony, the Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chief Patrick Ukah, feted the people of Obodogwugwu Quarters in a well attended event. He called on the people of the kingdom to strive to preserve the cultural values of the kingdom and ensure that the prevailing peace in the community is sustained. Chief…