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Turning Her Passion into a Mission, Peace Anyiam-Osigwe Gives Nollywood International Recognition | Watch her Insightful Feature on CNN’s African Voices

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At the young age of 16, Peace Anyiam-Osigwe knew that she was more inclined towards creativity than the “corporate world”. Taking her passion and channeling it into something she loved, Peace has become one of the most established name in the Nigerian film industry. She founded the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2005 and it has since become one of the most prestigious film award shows on the continent.

CNN’s African Voices takes a deeper look into the woman behind camera and the awards. In her chat with CNN she speaks on the lack of acknowledgement for Nollywood at the time she moved back to Nigeria.

On last week’s edition of  African Voices, she tells her inspiring story and her work towards elevating  Nollywood and African film to the next level.

Watch the video here. It is truly inspiring.

5 Comments

  1. boundlad

    July 11, 2013 at 10:54 am

    Cool.

  2. FAR

    July 11, 2013 at 11:23 am

    Well Done. Lets tidy up at our end and we are ready to go. Naijawood or Nollywood…..Yes we can!!
    iamfar.com

  3. ojie king

    July 11, 2013 at 4:25 pm

    Stunning! Absolutely Stunning!! I am very inspired indeed! More grease to her elbows!

  4. OK

    July 11, 2013 at 5:49 pm

    Kudos…

  5. NNENNE

    July 12, 2013 at 2:43 am

    Great woman.

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