Movies & TV

Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton & Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie at Half of a Yellow Sun UK Premiere

Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton & Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie at Half of a Yellow Sun UK Premiere

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Half of a Yellow Sun premiered in UK yesterday Tuesday 8th April 2014 at the Odeon Cinema, Streatham Hill, London, UK
Thandie Newton who plays Olanna in the adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie…‘s best seller, made her first red

Daniella Okeke’s Pricey Retail Therapy

Daniella Okeke’s Pricey Retail Therapy

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

If you’ve got it, flaunt it right? And “Lagos Cougars” actress Daniella Okeke is doing exactly that.
The Nollywood actress who stars alongside Uche Jombo-Rodriguez, Monalisa Chinda and Alexx Ekubo… in the movie, is currently vacationing in the

Stella Damasus Diaries is Back! Watch Episode 6 – “Facebook Palava”

Stella Damasus Diaries is Back! Watch Episode 6 – “Facebook Palava”

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Yay! Stella Damasus is back with her Stella Damasus Diaries… web series.
The Nollywood actress kicked off the hit web series in 2013 and it has become a fan sensation. The last episode was in November 2013 which she gave

Jay Jay Okocha speaks on the World Cup & Europa League Predictions

Jay Jay Okocha speaks on the World Cup & Europa League Predictions

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Nigerian football legend Jay Jay Okocha was recently invited by Western Union to meet and greet fans in Frankfurt, Germany.
Jay Jay gave the guests an exclusive opportunity to be pictured with the UEFA Europa League… trophy in a special

Toni Payne releases “I Love You” Poem on her Birthday – Listen

Toni Payne releases “I Love You” Poem on her Birthday – Listen

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Today is a special day for Toni Payne…. She is a year older.
To mark her birthday, she shares a new poem – “I Love You” with us. It is quite different from what we are used to from

WIN Captain America 2 Tickets, T-Shirts, Face Caps & More!

WIN Captain America 2 Tickets, T-Shirts, Face Caps & More!

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Have you heard? The sequel to Captain America 1, Captain America 2: Winter Soldier… is showing at cinemas near you.
The movie is showing at all major cinemas in Nigeria and you could stand the chance to win not just

Is this How to Get Signed? Banky W stars in New VHS Skit – Watch!

Is this How to Get Signed? Banky W stars in New VHS Skit – Watch!

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

After taking a hiatus, VHS is back with more funny skits.
Check out a new one starring Banky W…. It is titled Banky W signs a New Artist?
P.S Post Arik Air Update! Banky shared a picture on Instagram

Funke Akindele Refutes Trending New Lover Story

Funke Akindele Refutes Trending New Lover Story

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Funke Akindele… is shutting down rumours that she has moved in with a new lover.
The Nollywood actress via her representative confirms to BN that a story circulating online and print that she has found a new love who moved

Boy Genius Kwasi Enin Jokes About Making Ivy League Applications Stand Out – Watch

Boy Genius Kwasi Enin Jokes About Making Ivy League Applications Stand Out – Watch

Monday, April 7th, 2014

17-year old Ghanaian-American Kwasi Enin made headlines last week when it was announced that he got accepted into 8 Ivy League universities including Harvard, Yale and Princeton.
If you missed the story, click here
He was invited to the Late …

EPIC! See D’banj as Captain Phillips & Tiwa Savage as Katniss

EPIC! See D’banj as Captain Phillips & Tiwa Savage as Katniss

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Photoshop at its best. This is so hilarious!
Ngozi Baby… who tweets with the handle @howfarna_guy, has released a set of posters starring Nigerian and Ghanaian artistes in a few top Hollywood blockbusters of 2013.
And guess what, there are

2Face Idibia on Infidelity Rumours, More Kids & Criticism on Ndani TV’s “The Juice” – Watch!

2Face Idibia on Infidelity Rumours, More Kids & Criticism on Ndani TV’s “The Juice” – Watch!

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Season 2 of Ndani TV‘s hit show – “The Juice” has premiered.
The first guest on the new season of the celebrity talk show hosted by media personality Toolz, was music superstar 2Face Idibia….
2Baba

Caught Red Handed! Watch “The Lagos Lying Game” Skit

Caught Red Handed! Watch “The Lagos Lying Game” Skit

Monday, April 7th, 2014

VHS is out with a new skit titled – “The Lagos Lying Game” starring one of Nollywood’s rising actors Deyemi Okanlanwo….
As it is often said, all liars will eventually get caught.
Check it out!

Toke Makinwa Signs On for Maggi Campaign

Toke Makinwa Signs On for Maggi Campaign

Monday, April 7th, 2014

A sweet new deal for Toke Makinwa.
The Nigerian media personality has signed on to be the new face of a campaign for Nestle Nigeria‘s stock cube brand Maggi…. According to Nestle PR reps, Toke will front

SaharaTV Releases Video of Passengers Aboard New York Bound Arik Air Plane… Without Airconditioning!

SaharaTV Releases Video of Passengers Aboard New York Bound Arik Air Plane… Without Airconditioning!

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

Hold on a second! Is that our beloved BankyW… in that frame?
Earlier this evening, Sahara Reporters TV released a video of passengers stuck on an Arik Air plane bound for New York. The air conditioning wasn’t turned on (or

Toyin Aimakhu Johnson speaks on Making Your Marriage & Relationship Work – Watch

Toyin Aimakhu Johnson speaks on Making Your Marriage & Relationship Work – Watch

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

Take it from Toyin Aimakhu Johnson, being married or in a relationship is not easy.
The Nollywood actress was invited to The Liz Yemoja Show on iGroove Radio – the Genevieve Magazine… show.
She and host Liz Yemoja discuss

Watch Episode 6 & 7 of “An African City” – He Facebooked Me & Condom Etiquette

Watch Episode 6 & 7 of “An African City” – He Facebooked Me & Condom Etiquette

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

Double the fun this Sunday.
An African City has premiered two new episodes – 6 and 7 for our viewing pleasure. The ladies of the web series sure know how to make it delightful and juicy for us.
Enjoy!
Episode …

Chiwetel Ejiofor Eyed to Play Villain in James Bond

Chiwetel Ejiofor Eyed to Play Villain in James Bond

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

His name is Ejiofor, Chiwetel Ejiofor.
The British-Nigerian actor is rumoured to be a top choice to play the villain in the next James Bond movie.
The Academy award nominated actor for “12 Years a Slave…” hasn’t

Moses Inwang & Emem Udonquak Wed in Uyo – See the Celebs’ Aso-Ebi Style!

Moses Inwang & Emem Udonquak Wed in Uyo – See the Celebs’ Aso-Ebi Style!

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

On Saturday 5th April 2014, Nollywood producer/director Moses Inwang and model/actress Emem Udonquak… wed the traditional way in a beautiful ceremony held at the Ibom Unity Park, Uyo, Akwa Ibom.
The bride and groom looked stunning in their two outfits.

The Results Are In! Find Out the Top 3 Contestants Moving on to the Nigerian Idol Season IV Top 12

The Results Are In! Find Out the Top 3 Contestants Moving on to the Nigerian Idol Season IV Top 12

Saturday, April 5th, 2014

Orah Egwu (Manager, Sponsorship, Etisalat Nigeria, ) Jessy Raey, Lisa, Ufuoma Dogun (Manager, Events, Etisalat Nigeria,) and Elvis Jay
The tension is building!
On last week’s result show, Lisa, Jesse Raey and Elvis Jay… were the first three contestants

The Art of Exporting African Food to the World! Watch Kunmi Tuyo-Oluleye of Sheba Foods on CNN’s Marketplace Africa

The Art of Exporting African Food to the World! Watch Kunmi Tuyo-Oluleye of Sheba Foods on CNN’s Marketplace Africa

Saturday, April 5th, 2014

Africa is such a diverse and culturally rich content that we’re always glad to see African entrepreneurs who show positive elements of our diversity to the world.
Kunmi Tuyo-Oluleye is one of those people. In this edition of CNN…‘s

Is this True? Watch Things Single Boys/Men Say Before Reality Hits Them

Is this True? Watch Things Single Boys/Men Say Before Reality Hits Them

Friday, April 4th, 2014

“She mustn’t make more money than me”, “if she is not a virgin, it is a deal breaker”, “she must have Beyoncé…‘s body”…and the list goes on.
After taking on the women in his hilarious skit (click here to

“I’m Embarrassed”! James Franco’s Scandal with 17-Year Old Girl

“I’m Embarrassed”! James Franco’s Scandal with 17-Year Old Girl

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Academy Award nominee James Franco was caught up in a recent scandal with a teen.
A conversation between the actor  and Lucy Clode…, a 17 year old Scottish was leaked online. 35-year old James was inviting the young fan

Get Special Ticket Discounts for “Captain America 2″ & “Render to Caeser” Now on Tripican.com!

Get Special Ticket Discounts for “Captain America 2″ & “Render to Caeser” Now on Tripican.com!

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Hey Tripican fam!
We think by now, Friday = Turn Up Day, right? Well how about you make it Date Night with Tripican.com!
We know you’ve been anticipating the premiere of Noah, Divergent and Rio 2…, and

Lupita Nyong’o is the New Face of Lancôme

Lupita Nyong’o is the New Face of Lancôme

Friday, April 4th, 2014

She woke up like this – FLAWLESS…well maybe not exactly.
Academy Award winning (That sounds good, right?) Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o has been announced as the new face of French skincare and cosmetics company Lancôme.
She joins Julia Roberts, …

Watch the New Episode of “Africa In The City” – “Back to My Roots” Part 1

Watch the New Episode of “Africa In The City” – “Back to My Roots” Part 1

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Africa In The City is a new web series following African-American Tracy… on her journey to discover her roots.
Tracy has always had a strong attraction to African culture. For the first episode of the web series, she sets out