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Nobody Takes The Stage Forever; See What Became of The People Who Acted "The New Masquerade"

An adage says that while the old live on remembrance, the young live on hope. As beautiful and as creative as this saying is, it does not fail to find expression in a certain, captivating sitcom in the history of Nigerian television back in the days. For those of us who were born in the 80s and 90s (Indomie generations please excuse us), you'd agree with me that there was this television drama with the caption, "The Masquerade" that made us cheer up in pure and undiluted ecstasy.  Now through the instrumentality

  8 months ago
Nobody Takes The Stage Forever; See What Became of The People Who Acted

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Tribute To Ene Oloja, Ovularia, Akpenor and Other Stars Who Lit Up The Screen In The 80s.

In my opinion I think the 80s were the most beautiful and interesting times to watch television. Although all TV stations started from 4 pm it was worth the wait. After Sesame Street, which ran from 4 to 5pm other Children's programs took the stage. However, the real thing often began after the evening news at 7 O' clock, when the sitcoms aired. We were blessed with programs like Adio Family, Cock Crow At Dawn, New Masquerade, Icheoku, Mirror In The Sun, etc. Today, most of the actors and actresses that made

  10 months ago
Tribute To Ene Oloja, Ovularia, Akpenor and Other Stars Who Lit Up The Screen In The 80s.

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Do You Remember Ovuleria in New Masquerade? See Photos of Her Now

Veteran actress Lizzy Ovueme who took part in the rested NTA sitcom New Masquerade was born in Calabar but she is from Imo State. She played the part of Ovularia the wife of chief Zebrudaya which was show cased in the 80s and 90s and every child and adult looked forward to the programme because they held their audience captivated with their hilarious acts. She began from a drama group called playhouse before the opportunity to showcase her talent more came along and had the opportunity to participate in the

  1 years ago
Do You Remember Ovuleria in New Masquerade? See Photos of Her Now

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The New Masquerade: See Ovuleria, Zebrudaya's wife in Recent Photos And What You Need to Know.

Madam Lizzy Evoeme is popularly known as Ovuleria, a role she played in an NTA TV show in the eighties known as "The New Masquerade". She was the wife of Zebrudaya Okoligwe whose real name is Chika Okpala. Madam Lizzy is in her late seventies and currently living in Portharcourt, River State. She is an indegene of Akabo, a small town in Imo state. She was born into the family of 8 children and she is the eldest among the 8 children of her parents. Her father was a trader and a seafarer. Her father's discipl

  1 years ago
The New Masquerade: See Ovuleria, Zebrudaya's wife in Recent Photos And What You Need to Know.

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When Are We Going To Have Another Series Like ‘Village Headmaster’

Years ago, there was a series Nigerians were crazy about. Once the ‘Village Headmaster’ was showing on Nigerian Television Authority (AIT), there was always a rush.  Although having a television set was at a time, people still looked for a way to catch up with the series. The few people who had television in their houses were always prepared to entertain crowd. That was the kind of effect the 'Village Headmaster' had on Nigerians. And It is still fresh in the minds of people who saw it. But in recent

  1 years ago
When Are We Going To Have Another Series Like ‘Village Headmaster’

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Money is Good: See Throwback photos of Kanayo O Kanayo

In this article we going to see throwback photos of Kanayo O. Kanayo but first let us know little about him.  The actor is known for his role as ritualist which he has played really well in movies like Blood money, Billionaire's club and Ritual.  Kanayo O. Kanayo popularly known as Anayo Modestus Onyekwere he was born 1 March 1962 in Mbaise, Imo State. He is a Nigerian actor. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Philosophy, and Masters Degree in Political Science from University of Lagos. He began his

  9 months ago
Money is Good: See Throwback photos of Kanayo O Kanayo

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NOLLYWOOD SCANDAL: TOP 20 Veterans Without Industry Blemish

Truly, as long as we remain humans, perfection is a herculean task. Expecting perfection from any human is foolishness in itself for no human is without a weakness.   The Nollywood arena is indeed bedeviled with various scandalous scenarios just like other professions. Nollywood celebrities are always at the front burner of criticism because their public image is of utmost importance to their myriad of fans. It is not the fault of any of the celebrities though. Managing stardom requires level-headedness

  1 years ago
NOLLYWOOD SCANDAL: TOP 20 Veterans Without Industry Blemish

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Do You Still Remember Zebrudaya Okoroigwe Of New Masquerade? See Recent Photos Of Him

Chika Okpala is a popular Nigerian comic actor, known widely as in the late 80's/early 90's as Chief Zebrudaya Okoroigwe Nwogbo alias 4:30. This is a name that brings laughter/smile to the face of many who watched him and also reminds one of the good old days. This is a name he acquired from his role as Zebrudaya in a Television comedy known as "New Masquerade". The comic actor was born on 10th June 1950, he had his primary and secondary education in the Onitsha, Anambra state, eastern part of Nigerian. Bef

  1 years ago
Do You Still Remember Zebrudaya Okoroigwe Of New Masquerade? See Recent Photos Of Him

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See Pictures of Chika Okpala; Chief Sebrudaya of "New Masquerade" Television Program

The era of many people gluing to the black and white televisions in Nigeria can never be forgotten by many people who experienced and enjoyed that period. It was an era when very few dramatic programs were aired. New Masquerade was one of this programs. It was a Nigerian episodic comedy television program .A situation comedy (sitcom.)in the 80's and 90's. It was one of the best television programs that majority of the people in that era could not afford to miss. The program was consistently aired on the Nigerian

  3 months ago
See Pictures of Chika Okpala; Chief Sebrudaya of

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Remembering Jegede Shokoya, Zebrudayya, Clarus and Cast of the New Masquerade

If are born in the 80s and 90s you will remember this Television drama, the masquerade, there are many reasons why we like it. Not that it is only hilarious and funny but the language used in this drama was original and both the men and women are naturally gifted with God`s given talent that will bring laughter to millions of Nigerians. it is unfortunate, that the indomie generation kids has missed a lot. Chief Zebrudayya; His real name is Chika Okpala, he is a semi literate man who uses some funny grammatical

  8 months ago
Remembering Jegede Shokoya, Zebrudayya, Clarus and Cast of the New Masquerade

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Kanayo O. Kanayo's acting career and net worth

Kanayo O. Kanayo is well-known for his first Nollywood film "Living in Bondage" (1992). This debut movie denotes the start of his distinguished career and put him into the prominent position in Nollywood film industry. Especially, he is a fantastic performer when it comes to playing the part of a ritual character. Every producer knows there is nobody better for this role in the whole Nigerian film industry than Kanayo O. Kanayo. Kanayo stated that he made up his mind to enter this industry because he concer

  1 years ago
Kanayo O. Kanayo's acting career and net worth

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Things You Should Know About "Jide Kosoko"

He was born on January 12, 1954 in Lagos to the Kosoko royal family of Lagos Island. He studied business administration at Yaba College of Technology. He began his acting career as a child actor in 1964 in a television production Makanjuola. He has featured in several Nollywood movies of both English and Yoruba Languages. The young Kosoko grew up in Ebute Metta and was inspired by the success of Hubert Ogunde to go into acting, when an acquaintance who was working with the Ifelodun Traveling theatre

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Early life, Education, Acting Career and Awards of veteran actor Chika Okpala (chief Zebrudaya)

Chika Okpala popularly known as Chief Zebrudaya is a famous Nigerian comic actor, producer, comedian, advertising practitioner and a television personality.  He is popularly known as Chief Zebrudaya Okoroigwe Nwogbo alias 4:30, an appellation he got from his role as "Chief Zebrudaya" in a television comedy series, New Masquerade (1983-1993).  EARLY LIFE He was born on 10th June 1950 in Onitsha, Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. EDUCATION Chika Okpala completed his primary school educa

  11 months ago
Early life, Education, Acting Career and Awards of veteran actor Chika Okpala (chief Zebrudaya)

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See Lovely "Then and Now" Pictures Of Chief Zebrudaya

If you lived in the 80's there's no doubt you'd be 100 percent aware of who this African legend of a man is. See Lovely Pictures Of How He Looked Back Then and How He Looks Nowadays. Chika Okpala aka Chief Zebrudaya is an Onitsha born Actor and Comedian who absolutely ruled the Tv Screens in the 80's and early 90's through his role in the classic sitcom "New Masquerade". The series is widely regarded as one of the most hilarious Nigerian series ever and it still resonates with many old timers till date. The

  9 months ago
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DRAMA SERIES: A Review of Some Old Brilliant Nigeria TV Drama Series that kept Us on Memory Lane

Lets take you back to memory lane by talking about some past Nigeria TV dramas series. Undeniably, Nigerians has been blessed with countless TV dramas, series that stood the test of time. Some of these TV shows are part of our cultural fabric and are more than TV content. Let give you a quick review of some of the old folk TV drama series that kept our memories alive till today. Here are some greatest Nigerian TV shows of all time experience. 1. NEW MASQUERADE (Zebrudaya) The New Masquerade is one of the mo

  11 months ago
DRAMA SERIES: A Review of Some Old Brilliant Nigeria TV Drama Series that kept Us on Memory Lane

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Which Of These 4 Tv Series, Made Your Childhood? Bringing Back Your Childhood Memories.

Growing up was fun and interesting for a lot of us, because we looked forward to some particular Tv series or shows. Actually back then, there were very few of them we were actually allowed to watch. There were no VCD's or DVD's, so most children or even young and old weren't accustomed to watching movies. I decided to do a little throw back and reminisce on some of those shows, especially the ones we were allowed to watch back then. Here are the four shows we would want to talk about today; 1) Tales by moo

  1 years ago
Which Of These 4 Tv Series, Made Your Childhood? Bringing Back Your Childhood Memories.

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The Beauty of Drama and the great Actors of Memory In Nigeria

Giringory Akabuogu the honourable poor man of Ethiopia. Created the New Masquerade. ( Real name, James Iroha ) Did you remember how almost every Nigerian and non Nigerians stayed glued to the Nigerian Television Authority to catch a glimpse at every episode of the now rested Village Headmaster and the New Masquerade drama Series? Can you also remember those scintilating actions as displayed by these characters I am about to unveil in this article? All you need to do is to keep reading. Can you still remembe

  11 months ago
The Beauty of Drama and the great Actors of Memory In Nigeria