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Nollywood Movie Producer and Promoter, Temidayo Enitan, Emerges TAMPAN Canada Leader/Executive Vice-President

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Temidayo Enitan, a Nollywood Movie Producer/Promoter, has emerged the Leader and Executive Vice-President of the Theater Arts and Motion Picture Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN), Canada chapter.

On Sunday, November 16th, 2019 at the inauguration ceremony in Toronto Canada where he was presented his certificate of return by The National President of the Association, Mr. Bolaji Amusan, Enitan urged other executives and members of the association to give him all the support to move the noble association forward.

Temidayo Enitan, popularly known as Starboy Temidayo is one of fast-rising Canada based Nigerian Actors and Movie Producer in the Yoruba movie industry.

He has been tipped as the next big thing to happen to the Yoruba Movie industry.

Temidayo relocated to Canada a few years ago and has featured in a very good number of yet to be released movies shot in Canada.

Asides acting, this highly talented young man has gone into promotions and management of artistes in Canada and he is the CEO of STARBOARD ENTERTAINMENT. He takes artistes from Nigeria to Toronto Canada where he showcases their talents to the world.

Temidayo has organized a good number of events in Canada in conjunction with other reputable organizations in Canada and most of the event they packaged had turned a huge success and most talked about events in Canada, such as “Nollywood All-Stars Night, 1st Edition of Nigerian Canadian Celebrities Entertainment Award (NICCEA AWARD). Nollywood big names, Musicians and traditional rulers like Yewande Adekoya, Lawal Rukayat (Iyabadan), Bose Akinola, Soji Omobanke, Kabiesi Oluwo of Iwoland, Kabiesi Oyotunji from the U.S.A, Small Doctor and many more were in attendance.

The recently 2nd Edition of Nigerian Canadian Celebrities Entertainment Award (NICCEA AWARD) which had a supermassive turnout.
This particular yearly event was star-studded, lots of stars and movie marketers flew all the way from different cities in Canada, Nigeria, U.S.A, United Kingdom just to be a part of the award show.

Nollywood big names like Bolaji Amusan (Mr Latin), Bolanle Ninolowo Makanaki, Rachel Oniga, Iyabo Ojo, Ayandotun Emmanuel (Ayoka Omo Ologede), Kunle Adegbite, Biola Adebayo, CHIEF KARAN, Laide Bakare, BigVai Jokotoye, NIKKI SPOONER, Olori Funmi Adedeji, Mrs Betty Folarin Akinlosotu, Mayor Gbenga Adewusi (Bayowa Films), Alhaji Rasak Abdullahi (Corporate Pictures), Alhaji Kazim Adeoti (Adekaz Production), Mr. Olufemi Odunuga (Gemini Films), MC Morris, Comedian Chelsea Currency Iyabadan, Iyameto of Canada, Kemi Olarewaju (AGBEKE DIAMOND), M.C Promise, M.C BigWhite, IGOS, GRAND KOMANDA) and many more were in attendance.

Apart from his yearly Packaged award event, he has also packaged some events for some of his senior colleagues in the Nollywood industry such as “SAADAAT MOVIE WORLD TOUR” Toronto Canada Edition and Yomi Fabiyi’s birthday bash by Mr Yomi Fabiyi, OMOBANKE BIRTHDAY BASH by Mr Soji Omobanke, THE RICHMOOD BOYS WORLD MOVIE PREMIER by Mr Yomi Gold, MY HEARING Comedy Show by MC MORRIS.

Temidayo also partnered with Alashk Heritage Promotion to promote the ALL WHITE TORONTO PARTY BOAT CRUISE in Toronto Canada and he packaged the recent LEGENDARY NIGHT event by Mr Latin, Alh Sefiu Alao and Chief Karan. They also went ahead with other executives of NICCEA AWARD to support/donate to the SickKids Foundation Toronto Canada.

Starboy Temidayo is talented, creative and an event promoter per excellence.

Temidayo is a cousin to the legendary comedian and National President of TAMPAN, Mr. Latin, he has featured in a good number of movies and also produced movies such as Owo Adebayo, Ayo Olopon, Ipebi, Ore Mi (My friend), Adegoroye, Dokita Oru and many others.

He has also won the following awards for himself:

City People Movie Award (Best New Actor of the Year)

African Icon Awards (Entertainment Icon of the Year)

Esteem Nigeria youth award (Movie actor/Producer of the Year)

Afro Heritage International Award Canada (Community Award of Excellence)

CoolWealth Award (Nollywood New Act Diaspora)

Esteem Nigeria Youth Award (Nollywood New act Diaspora)

Yourba Movie Gist Award (Best Yoruba Movie Actor in Diaspora)

Abedorc Productions Award Canada (Award of Excellence)

Emperor Nollywood Award (Next Generation Actor)

He maintains a very cordial relationship with his seniors and colleagues in the industry and he is often described by many as very humble, friendly and respectful.

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Lagos Discharges AMVCA Celebrity Photographer Attendee Who Tested Positive For Coronavirus

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The Nigerian documentary photographer, Seun O who tested positive for COVID-19 few days after attending the 7th edition of the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards, AMVCA, has been discharged after recovering from the disease.

Seun O who returned from the UK for the event was quarantined at the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba after showing symptoms of Coronavirus.

Taking to his Instagram page, Seun thanked everyone that has shown support while he was a patient at the center.

He also asked everyone to stay at home, practice social distancing and good personal hygiene.

He wrote;

“The elephant has left the building. #covid19defeated.”

“Firstly all glory belongs to God. I want to thank everybody that has shown support, stood in the gap in prayer, offered messages of encouragement. I miss my #LagosCovidGang2020 (ward mates) already. I can’t wait till they are all out. Thank you @lagosstategovt Special thanks to Prof Akin Abayomi the Commissioner of Health, what a great man.”

“Thank you to everyone at IDH Yaba my favourite health care professionals. Most importantly it is time for us to beat this together. Everyone stay home and stay safe. Let’s practice social distancing and good personal hygiene. God bless you all.”

 

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The elephant has left the building. #covid19defeated Firstly all glory belongs to God. I want to thank everybody that has shown support, stood in the gap in prayer, offered messages of encouragement. I miss my #LagosCovidGang2020 (ward mates) already. I can’t wait till they are all out. Thank you @lagosstategovt Special thanks to Prof Akin Abayomi the Commisioner of Health, what a great man. Thank you to everyone at IDH Yaba my favourite health care professionals. Most importantly it is time for us to beat this together. Everyone stay home and stay safe. Let’s practice social distancing and good personal hygiene. God bless you all. #COVID19 #COVID19Lagos #COVID19Nigeria #IDHYabaLagos #stayhome #staysafestayhome #isolation #coronavirussurvivers #socialdistancing #Lagos #Nigeria

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Prolific Filmmaker, Dickson Iroegbu Releases Trailer Of His New Movie, ‘The Good Husband’

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Multi-award-winning filmmaker, Dickson Iroegbu has majestically walked his way back into the Nigerian film industry, Nollywood with another blockbuster movie, ‘The Good Husband’.

Mr. Iroegbu, one of the best movie directors Nollywood has ever boast of, made film lovers believe he took a little break from film making, to pursue other dreams. Little did people realize that he was also busy in the background working on huge film projects.

However, he has eventually hit the limelight again with this box office breaking flick, ‘The Good Husband’. From the stable of Teamwork Studios Limited, ‘The Good Husband’ was produced and directed by Dickson Iroegbu.

Starring Sam Dede, Monalisa Chinda, Francis Duru, Thelma Okoduwa-Ojiji, Paul Sambo, Bassey Ekpo Bassey, and introducing Eeefy Ike and Shield Nwazuruahu. ‘The Good Husband’ is a timely film that x-rays the relationship between a man and a woman in a marital union. A situation where marriage mates feel they have figured out what makes a happy home, only to realize it takes a lifetime to unravel what truly works in marriage.

Mr. Iroegbu disclosed that ‘The Good Husband’ will make it’s way to the cinemas in Apri, and further said the movie will be exhibited in Churches and Mosques across the globe through all available distribution channels, so we are open for business.

Mr. Iroegbu who has produced and directed over 20 blockbuster movies such as, Women’s Cot, Critical Condition, Unfaithful, Romantic Attraction and The Mayors, which earned him Best Picture, Best Screenplay, and Best Director at African Movie Academy Awards, AMAA, has released the trailer of ‘The Good Husband’.

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Ekiti State Unveiled As 2020 BON Awards Host [PHOTOS]

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Ekiti State, which boasts of the top 10 tourist centers in Nigeria, would be hosting the 12th edition of the BON Awards come December 5, 2020.

This was confirmed when the award crew paid a visit to the executive governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, at the government office in Ado Ekiti today and the official hosting right plaque was presented to him.

Recall that the last 2019 edition was successfully hosted by the Kano State government in December.

The traveling award this year, according to the founder, BON Awards, Seun Oloketuyi, is in three phases; Children Day Book Reading featuring Please Don’t Touch Me by Pastor Odukoya to be headlined by Her Excellency, Erelu Fayemi, visitations to top tourist locations in the Sunshine State by past winners of the awards and the main event proper.

While accepting the hosting right, the executive governor appreciated the delegation for its patience and assured of Ekiti State people’s readiness to welcome the 2020 edition of the award.

“Even though I’m not a movie enthusiast, I’m married to one who bombards me daily with her analysis. So I can’t miss it.

“Ekiti State is a state of creative art, and we have big names in the industry like Peter Fatomilola, Foluke Daramola, Odulade and many others.”

The governor also stated, “Ekiti is a lot more than what people think we’re and we are very delighted to do this and very much love to be associated with the success of the BON Awards.”

“We look forward to hosting you and be part of the series of events that follow it,” the governor concluded.

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