James Melbin

263 Articles

The 10th Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA 2024) Nominations List Unveiled

MultiChoice Nigeria has disclosed the full list of nominations for the 10th edition of the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards…

James Melbin 5 Min Read

Afolayan’s Vision Overwhelmed by Cluttered Plot and Underdeveloped Characters in ‘Aníkúlápó: Rise of the Spectre’

Aníkúlápó: Rise of the Spectre, a sequel series to the 2022 film Aníkúlápó, transports viewers to the 17th century. The…

James Melbin 3 Min Read

In ‘Sounds of Nollywood,’ IN Nollywood and WeTalkSound Spotlight Unsung Heroes of Nigerian Cinema

Sounds of Nollywood is a captivating five-part documentary series that sheds light on the artistry of five prominent professionals shaping the…

James Melbin 3 Min Read

Vistanium Highlights Experiences of Cemetery Workers In “The Gravediggers” Documentary

 While the graveyard is often considered the resting place for the dead, it is where work begins for certain people.…

James Melbin 3 Min Read

Nigerian Poet Titilope Sonuga Releases Romantic New Single ‘Sanctuary’

Nigerian poet Titilope Sonuga recently unveiled her latest single, “Sanctuary”, a heartfelt tribute to the sisters and friends who have been…

James Melbin 2 Min Read

Author Eloghosa Osunde Celebrates ‘Vagabonds’ 2-Year Anniversary with New Merch Line

Eloghosa Osunde, a renowned author from Nigeria, has announced the release of custom merchandise to commemorate the second anniversary of…

James Melbin 3 Min Read

Stephanie Coker-Aderinokun Raises Awareness About PCOS In Inspiring Documentary “Where The Heck Is My Period?” 

Renowned media personality Stephanie Coker-Aderinokun has released an inspiring documentary titled “Where The Heck Is My Period?” to raise awareness…

James Melbin 4 Min Read

Akwaeke Emezi Debut Album, “Stop Dying, You Were Very Expensive,” is a New Chapter in Artistic Expression

Nigerian-Tamil author Akwaeke Emezi, renowned for their literary works, has made a stunning entry into the music world with their…

James Melbin 2 Min Read

The African Writers Trust Has Launched Online Bookshop Tubaze

The African Writers Trust has recently introduced its online bookstore, Tubaze African Books, which is now up and running. Founded…

James Melbin 2 Min Read

Kola Tubosun Writes Documentary on Wole Soyinka’s Campus Home on Ebrohimie Road

Nigerian writer Kola Tubosun is writing and producing a documentary on Wole Soyinka’s campus home on Ebrohimie Road, University of…

James Melbin 4 Min Read

7 Contemporary Nollywood Queer Films Changing Narratives

In the few instances where queer people were the subject of Nigerian films in the ‘90s and early 2000s, they…

James Melbin 12 Min Read

4 African Authors Shine at the 2023 British Science Fiction Awards Shortlist

In a remarkable achievement, eight African texts penned by African authors have made it to the shortlist for the prestigious 2023 British…

James Melbin 2 Min Read
- Sponsored-
Ad image