Tag: Joke Silva

EditorAugust 10, 2017

Theatre review: Hear Word is as brilliant as you remembered, and just as necessary

by Wilfred Okiche This weekend, the buzzy play Hear Word made a triumphant return to the stage at the Muson ...

Isime EseneNovember 19, 2016

Review: Joke Silva’s ‘Heartbeat: The Musical’ got me sold on theatre

by John Ogah Sitting in the theatre of the Muson Centre with the lights off and the powerful voice of ...

Mazi EmekaNovember 18, 2016

Don Omope charges young filmmakers at AFRIFF mentorship session

One of the producers of the highly anticipated movie, The Wedding Party, Don Omope, on Wednesday at the AFRIFF Alumni ...

Mazi EmekaOctober 8, 2016

VP ‘Yemi Osinbajo expresses confidence in Nigeria’s greatness at Freedom Rally (PHOTOS)

The Vice President, Professor Oluyemi Osinbajo expressed his unwavering faith and confidence that Nigeria will rise and be great again. ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 6, 2016

Tony Elumelu Foundation, Ministry of Information & Culture partner to develop creative industries

At the National Theatre in Iganmu, Surulere, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) on Wednesday signed an MOU with the Federal ...

Isime EseneSeptember 24, 2016

PODCAST: Why Steve Gukas is very afraid for the future of Nollywood, and why you should probably be scared too

As our conversation begins, Gukas reveals that he directed the movie, Keeping Faith in 2002, and suddenly everything made absolute ...

Isime EseneSeptember 21, 2016

Ageless actress, Joke Silva, makes smart choice as AIICO Pension brand ambassador (PHOTOS)

AIICO Pension Managers Limited (APML), a licensed Pension Fund Administrator (PFA) operating in Nigeria and a subsidiary of AIICO Insurance ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 26, 2016

PROFILE: The day Joke Silva charmed me

by Mazi Emeka Joke Silva is a familiar face, and name, for at least three generations – and she is ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 13, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Tiwa Savage shares more in new interview | Wizkid ends tour with Chris Brown in style | More Stories

Here are the top stories from yesterday and some stories that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 12, 2016

#AMAA2016: RMD, Olu Jacobs, Joke Silva honoured with Life Time awards + other winners (Full List)

The 2016 Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held in the city of Port Harcourt Saturday night. Despite its shortcomings, the event was attended by some ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 12, 2016

Darey’s ‘Pray For Me’ video may leave you in tears (WATCH)

Darey has released the video for Pray For Me, featuring the Soweto Gospel Choir- one of the hit songs off his 2015 ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 9, 2016

SNAPSHOT: Veteran actress, Joke Silva is giving us ‘ageing goals’

Joke Silva is that epitome of ageless beauty one can only hope to emulate. She’s that natural, brown African woman ...

Oreoluwa PetersMarch 19, 2016

Joke Silva, Bimbo Akintola, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett to perform Hear Word at Harvard University

The cast of socially-conscious stage play, Hear Word, are billed to perform at Harvard University, Massachusetts. The critically acclaimed Nigerian ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 20, 2015

Joke Silva’s mom, Nigeria’s first female doctor, dies at 89

Joke Silva’s mother, Dr. Marienne Abimbola Silva died on Sunday morning in Lagos at age 89. Silva, who was the first ...

SolaMay 3, 2015

Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju, others perform in the stage play, ‘Hear Word’ (See Photos)

by Anike Jacobs A dramatic production, ‘Hear Word’ which portrays true life stories of 20 different Nigerian women from various ...

SolaApril 23, 2015

#Neclive2015: Joke Silva places a curse on the pirates in Nollywood

by Anike Jacobs Veteran actress Joke Silva has placed a curse on the faces behind the problem of piracy that ...

SolaApril 22, 2015

#NECLive3: Is Davido a music legend? Comedian, Tee A has just the perfect answer…

by Anike Jacobs Comedian, Tee A has thrown shade at people who refer to music superstar, Davido as a legend. ...

SolaMarch 9, 2015

Yemi Osinbajo clocked 58 on Sunday and he marked it this way (See Photos)

by Anike Jacobs Yemi Osinbajo, the All Progressive Congress (APC) Vice presidential candidate of Muhammadu Buhari, had his birthday celebration ...

SolaFebruary 28, 2015

Now we know how not to compliment Aunty Joke Silva (READ)

by Kemisola Filani     When next you want to pass a compliment at veteran actress, Joke Silva, be careful ...

SolaFebruary 25, 2015

Toyin Aimakhu, Omoni Oboli, OC Ukeje, others attend AMVCAs nominees brunch (First photos)

by Anike Jacobs As we count to the 2015 Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards (AMVCA) slated for March 7, the ...

Ada IgboanugoFebruary 22, 2015

Actors, Olu Jacobs & Joke Silva cover Hello magazine’s latest edition (LOOK)

by Chinwe Okafor Olu Jacobs and wife, Joke Silva are the new feature cover for the new issue of Hello Magazine. The Nollywood veterans, ...

SolaFebruary 9, 2015

The Selma cast was in Lagos for the movie premiere & it was a blast (PHOTOS)

by Anike Jacobs Last night, House on the Rock Church premiered the award winning Hollywood movie, Selma in Lagos. The ...

SolaNovember 8, 2014

Dazzling Mirage premiere: Kemi Lala’s dazzling gown (kinda) stole the show (Red Carpet photos)

by Anike Jacobs Photos taken by Hycinth Iyereosa The very much awaited movie – Dazzling Mirage – by Tunde Kelani, ...

Isime EseneOctober 16, 2014

Theatre review: Four women and a funeral – ‘The Wives’ starring Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, Jide Kosoko, Iretiola Doyle & Lala Akindoju

by Wilfred Okiche Lala Akindoju and her blossoming company, Make it Happen production do not know how not to put ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 14, 2014

Omobola Johnson, Bola Adesola, Rita Dominic, Tunde Kelani, Olu Jacobs, Osas Ighodaro, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, others step out for #TheWives

by Jewel Stephen The best of Nigerian society came out to watch what some are calling the theatre production of ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 8, 2014

The Wives’ stage play is here! Joke Silva, Jide Kosoko, Kate Henshaw, Ireti Doyle, others to feature

by Jewel Stephen It’s the theatre production everyone has been waiting for this month. The Wives, a play written by ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 30, 2014

“@Realomosexy has depth” | “@GenevieveNnaji1 has artistic shortcomings” – @charlesnovia fans the flame of old rivalry

by Kolapo Olapoju Nollywood icons, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde and Genevieve Nnaji are unarguably the leading ladies of the Nigerian film industry, ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 18, 2014

Omotola Jalade Ekeinde and Joke Silva to receive national award

by Kolapo Olapoju Veteran actress, Joke Silva and iconic Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde have been approved by President Gooluck ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 18, 2014

It’s almost here! Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, Jide Kosoko, Iretiola Doyle and Kemi Lala Akindoju to feature in ‘The wives’

by Jewel Stephen The Make It Happen production presents THE WIVES starring Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, Iretiola Doyle, Jide Kosoko ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 16, 2014

Exclusive Photos: Joke Silva, Liz Benson, Tonye Cole, Kingsley Kuku, Mai Atafo, Ibinabo Fiberesima, AY, Uti Nwachukwu, others step out to celebrate Monalisa Chinda at 40

by Jewel Stephen Multiple award-winning actress and Founder of the Arise Monalisa Foundation, Monalisa Chinda, marked her 40th birthday with ...

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