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Nigerian Painter Photographer, Ibe Ananaba Exhibits His Works Titled “Towards The Light” At Wheatbaker Hotel Lagos Today.

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A Nigerian Ibe Ananaba today exhibited his art work in Lagos with the Theme “Towards The Light”.
It featured the works the Vibrant Nigerian Painter Photographer Ibe Ananaba which brings to solace at a time of emotional and political fatigues as we near the end of a challenging year.
While the constraints on our lives in the midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic Lockdown are not repenting.
His works reminds us to continue to tap into the power of community, and hope, vitality and pure creative energy of our visionary youth.

Towards the light is an exhibition of painting and drawing in an avant-garde musical track, which encapsulates the rhythm of a generation seeking answers to fundamental questions about identity and equality, democracy, racism and the right to choose who leads us.
Over the years, Ananaba’s art has provided a critical commentary to the state of global and global and local socio-politics.
During the months of the Corona Lockdown, he kept busy in his studio, a safe cocoon which music inspired each brush, stroke as he painted to drown out the insecurity, the anxiety, the uncertainty, and keep the Pandemic at bay.

His subject are presented in strong contrast with powerful sources of light which act as sheaves of hope filtering through dark spaces. He renders his subjects with deft impressionistic brushstrokes beckoning us to rediscover our internal peace, away from the rush of our noisy, complex lives.
Ananaba’s work circles back to the mantra that despite the apparent darkness, we need to keep moving forwards light.
Towards the light is curated by SMO Contemporary Art, and is supported by Louis Guntrum Wines.
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Working With Ernest Obi Is The Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me As A Movie Maker – Nani Boi.

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Enugu born Nollywood Producer, Nani Boi has said, one of the best highlight of his career in movie making is working with long time actor and movie director, Ernest Obi. Nani Boi who just round up production for his latest movie, “Dear Sisters” also revealed that the highly coloured and produced movie was directed by the light skinned thespian.

Gushing over their work relationship, Nani Boi said; “This is the second time I am working with Ernest Ob under Nani Boi production, about the 8th time in movie productions. I started admiring him as a movie maker/actor since the days of “Rattle Snake” and “Love Affair”. His acting and directing prowess made me look forward to working with him. So, the moment Nani Boi group came up with our first movie project, I got in touch with him and that was the movie “Mummy Why.” The movie remains one of the best nollywood movies ever produced, but the quality of “Dear Sisters” is a clear indicatio we have improved and upgraded. So working with Ernest Obi is one of the best things that has happened to me as a movie maker”.

Giving details of the budget, location and production of the movie, the multi-talented screen writer said; “Nani Boi Group spent a lot to get the quality in the production but I wouldn’t want to mention a budget and the Oga at the top will mention a different budget. LAUGHS! He continues, “The entire movie was shot in Enugu state. Enugu has very beautiful locations and I felt we should use this opportunity to showcase the beauty and peacefulness of my beloved state. All the scenes were shot in Enugu” he noted.

As the movie prepare for release, he tells his fans what to expect as they go out to see the movie; “I want to assure my friends and well wishers, who I consider real my fans, that “Dear Sisters” movie will get them engrossed from the first to the last scene and will also unravel a lot of things they need to understand about marriage and relationships. It’s action packed, suspense-filled and highly humorous. Permit me to say that I involved the best hands in the industry” he urges. The movie will be hitting cinemas soon and will be available on other top movie platforms.

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Trending: Nigerian Popular Singer Tiwa Savage Cries Out, ‘I Am Blackmailed With A Sex Tape’.

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Nigerian popular singer, Tiwa Savage, has cred out in a recent interview that she’s being blackmailed with a sex tape of her and her current boyfriend.

Tiwa disclosed this in New York during an interview with American OAP, Angie Martinez, on Power 105.1 radio station.

The “Somebody’s Son” crooner told Martinez that she will not give the blackmailer power over her for doing something that is natural.

Tiwa said,
“Yesterday, I was in the car when my road manager sent me a message and told me to check my phone. So I checked it and I was just like, ‘wow! Where did you get this from?’ The video was sent to him and it’s a tape of me and the person I’m dating right now. The first thing I did after I got off the phone was that I sent it to my manager and asked what we should do. The person is asking for money now. The person I am dating is going crazy too.”

The “Koroba” singer said she has decided not to accede to the alleged blackmailer’s demands to pay them off, noting that any form of payment could encourage them to repeat such an act anytime.

She said: “I decided I was not going to pay the person because if I do, two months from now, three months down the line or even two years later, you are going to come back again. Who knows, if I send the money, the person will probably release it. I am not going to let anyone blackmail me for doing something natural

“No part of me wants to pay the person. That is what is getting me angry. If you want to put it out, put it out. I am that crazy that I can put it out myself. You are not making any money from me. This was an intimate moment with someone I am dating. The person I am dating is not famous, he is a regular guy and his whole business is about to be out.

“He is more concerned about me because he knows that I am going to be more affected. My mother and my son having to see it. I am going to talk to my son about it.

“For me, it is when he is older at about 15 and someone is rude to him at the playground and they make reference to the tape. I have to brace him up.”

Tiwa stated that the video was accidentally posted on Snapchat by her lover, who deleted it immediately when he realised the error.

She, however, noted that the remedial action was not possible.

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Breaking News, WhiteMoney ( Hassel Ikechukwu Onyeze Onoh) Emerges The Winner Of BBNAIJA Season 6 Shine Ya Eye.

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A winner has emerged after 70 days of entertainment, tasks, parties and twists in the Big brother season 6 shine ya eye episode. WhiteMoney whose real name is Hassel Ikechukwu Onyeze Onoh beat other 5 remaining house mates. Liquorose emerged the 1st runner-up while Pere became the 2nd runner up at the BBNaija season finale of BBNaija season 6.

Housemates entertained viewers through different tasks by sponsors, relationships and ‘situationships’, Biggies’ twists and turns, tears, laughter, lots of evictions, fun parties, dramas, and lots more.

22 housemates originally entered the BBNaija house before they were later joined by four other housemates who were dubbed wildcard making the total of housemates 26 in a twist by organizers of the reality show.

Winner BBNaija season 6 shine ya eye.

White Money as the winner, walks away with a jaw-dropping grand prize of 90 million naira which goes thus, N30m cash prize, cash in Abeg digital wallet, bitcoins courtesy Patricia, one two-bedroom apartment courtesy RevolutionPlus Property, a top of the range SUV from Nigerian automaker Innoson Motors and a trip for two courtesy Travelbeta to Dubai and all expenses paid trip to Seychelles sponsored by Daego, gifts from Techno Phantom, Munchis, Dano Dairies etc.

The top six BBNaija finalists are Angel, Cross, Emmanuel Liquorose, Pere and Whitemoney.

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