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June 16, 2019

#NECLive5: Kaffy will take a practical dance class!

There’s an impressive local and global demand for African dancers. Here and abroad, our styles and concepts are winning, but how are we exploring it? Training is key, if we are to meet the growing demand. Structure is important if dance is to rise up to the opportunities and thrive. Kaffy‘s masterclass will be one […]

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June 16, 2019

Speaker Profile: Alex Okosi

Alex Okosi is the driving force behind Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa, home to Viacom’s powerhouse entertainment brands MTV Base, MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., NickToons, VH1 Classic‎ and BET on the African continent. An 18-year veteran of the entertainment industry on 3 continents, with a broad background in marketing, affiliate sales, events, […]

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June 16, 2019

#NECLive5: Thenetng Editor, Jide Taiwo to moderate at 2017 conference

Jide Taiwo, editor of Nigerian Entertainment Today, has a lot to say about modern Nigerian entertainment. He’s been saying it for years on websites and magazines and on his social media handles. Now, he’s warming up to join the #NECLIve community to discuss issues, policies, products, ideas and services. He’s one of the key session […]

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June 16, 2019

ALI BABA, BASKETMOUTH, OPA WILLIAMS, FRANK DONGA LEAD NIGERIAN COMEDIANS TO NECLIVE ON APRIL 26

Some of Nigeria’s leading comedians have signed up for the fifth edition of Nigerian entertainment conference holding in Lagos on April 26, 2017. Now in its fifth year, NECLive is the umbrella conference for the entertainment industry in Nigeria, providing an opportunity for strategic discussions, and a marketplace for ideas, products and services. The organisers say this […]

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June 16, 2019

BREAKING NEWS: DADDY SHOWKEY, SIR SHINA PETERS, AND ADEWALE AYUBA TO SPEAK AT NIGERIAN ENTERTAINMENT CONFERENCE, NECLIVE

The fifth edition of Nigerian Entertainment Conference, NECLive, will hold in Lagos on Wednesday April 26, 2017, according to an announcement by the organisers today. NECLive, the umbrella conference for the entertainment sector in Nigeria has featured many musicians over the years: 2face Idibia has been a speaker, Davido has recorded a track live on […]

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June 16, 2019

It’s time for Africa: Get ready for #NECLive5

In 2016, Nollywood movies surpassed Hollywood and Bollywood in cinema earnings and share of customer engagement, in Nigeria. Nigerian music finally went global, riding on the back of our peculiar pop music, and nomadic musicians like Wizkid. The world’s attention has understandably shifted here, with funders, labels, producers, and awards looking to now play big […]

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