News

VIDEO: Bunmi Awoniyi Named Superior Court Judge in California, First Nigerian Woman US Judge

Today, March 8th, 2013, marks the globally celebrated annual International Women’s Day. For African women, while there are still tremendous challenges faced within and outside the continent, there are also tremendous strides and achievements made. One such achievement is the appointment of the First Nigerian woman U.S Judge, Judge Bunmi Awoniyi. Judge Awoniyi is also …

Film

Viva Riva! Aims for Global Dominance, Set for Release in 18 African Countries!

Ladybrillle Magazine’s Kam Williams provides a nice review of Viva Riva! here. The film continues to gain momentum. Check out the latest news below: “Djo Tunda wa Munga’s MTV Movie Award winning feature film Viva Riva! opens in an unprecedented 18 African countries starting in Kinshasa, The Democratic Republic of Congo on 22 September followed …

Events

Mo'Cheddah, Muna, KSB, DJ Jimmy Jatt to Attend 2010 NEA Awards (Videos)

More Nigerian celebrities are confirmed for the 2010 NEA Awards. It looks like it will be a “show stoppah” event. Derenle “were,” Muna, Mo’Cheddah, KSB, Femi, Sound Sultan, DJ Jimmy Jatt join the list of confirmed attendees. The event will be hosted by Idol finalist Omawumi Magbele and comedian extraordinaire I Go Die. Uduak Oduok, …

Music

Alicia Keys Celebrates WORLD AIDS DAY with a Concert at NYC’s Nokia Theatre

December 1st, 2009, Alicia Keys celebrated World AIDS Day with a grand concert in New York at the Nokia Theatre. Her concert took fans down her beautiful music memory lane with her performance of hits like ‘No One,’ ‘Fallin’ and ‘A Woman’s Worth.’ The event which was streamed live on You Tube reached its climatic point when Alicia performed …

Film

Kam’s Kapsules: Bid Budget and Independent Films Opening this Week!

BIG BUDGET FILMS Ninja Assassin (R for profanity and graphic violence) Korean singing sensation Rain stars as the title character in this high body-count, martial arts saga about a renegade from a secret society of trained killers forced to fight his former comrades when they trail him from the Far East to Berlin. With Naomie …