Popular Yoruba actor, filmmaker, film director, film producer, comedian and TAMPAN President, Bolaji Amusan widely known as Mr Latin has caused reactions online after he and his executives paid a courtesy visit to veteran Yoruba actor, Olaiya Igwe at his residence. Recall that few weeks ago, it was said that Ebun Oloyede better known as Olaiya Igwe was seriously sick and allegedly admitted in an hospital.
Popular Nigerian Journalist, Pharmacist, TV personality, social media influencer, Doctor Kemi Omololu Olunloyo who is the daughter of former governor of Oyo State, late Chief Olunloyo has triggered reactions on social media after she unveiled actor Jude Chukwuka as her husband. An excited Kemi Olunloyo took to her verified instagram handle not quite long and shared loved up pictures with popular actor Jude Chukwuka.
A Muslim human right group known as Ta'awunu Human Rights of Nigeria has spoken concerning the film in which popular Nollywood Actor, Odunlade Adekola appears according to BBC Yoruba. According to reports, the film debased Muslim women. It was gathered that the lady who acted as a Muslim woman in the film had also been accused of acting the role in the movie.
Nollywood actor and award-winning Producer, Bolaji Amusan popularly known as 'Mr Latin' is now a certified filmmaker. The Nollywood veteran graduated with other students from the prestigious Ajayi Crowther University in Oyo state, South-west region of Nigeria. (Photo Credit - TAMPAN official Instagram page)
Popular nollywood actress, filmmaker, movie producer, entrepreneur, brand ambassador and brand influencer, Nkechi Blessing Sunday, better known as Nkechi Blessing has sparked reactions online after she took to social media to reveal her comeback to the screen. As we all know Nkechi Blessing has not been frequent in movies like she's used to due to various tours she went to, and most especially her public spat with TAMPAN which earned her a suspension that was later reversed by their president, Bolaji Amusan fondly called Mr Latin after Nkechi tendered an apology.
Sequel to a video released by Mr Portable yesterday, the actor has released another video to make clarifications about his earlier statements. He also called out Esabod blog for the statements the blogger made about veteran actors and actresses In the Yoruba movie Industry. The video which was rendered In Yoruba language was posted on the official Instagram page of the actor.
Veteran Nigerian actor, Prince Jide Kosoko, has made some revelations concerning the Theatre Arts And Motion Pictures Practitioners Association Of Nigeria (TAMPAN). The TAMPAN leader discussed details of the association during a recent interview. Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners of Nigeria (TAMPAN), is a multi-cultural and multifaceted theatre and film association with a membership strength across the globe.
(Image source: The Guardian Nigeria) Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN) yesterday July 9, 2021, announced the suspension of popular Nollywood producer and director, Yomi Fabiyi following the release of his controversial movie titled "Oko Iyabo".
Yomi Fabiyi Yomi Fabiyi, the Nigerian actor who was condemned for producing a film titled Oko Iyabo, has finally spoken concerning the film. This was observed after the TAMPAN announced to the general public that they had banned him for violating the association's rules. That is not the only issue that Yomi Fabiyi is faced with.
The popular Nollywood actor and movie producer, Yomi Fabiyi has cried out on social media that he is being made a scapegoat over his role in the ongoing case of his colleague, Omiyinka Olanrewaju popularly known as Baba Ijesha, who was accused of molestation and rape. Yomi Fabiyi who has been campaigning for a fair trial for Baba Ijesha recently released a movie titled "Oko Iyabo", which was based on the alleged rape incident involving Baba Ijesha and one 14 years old girl.
Yomi Fabiyi has reacted to the indefinite suspension slammed on him by the Theater Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners Association (TAMPAN). Photo Credit: Punch The association had earlier suspended Yomi Fabiyi indefinitely for gross professional misconducts and unethical practices concerning his movie, Oko Iyabo. TAMPAN said having listened to the detailed defence of Fabiyi, the Producer/Director of the controversial film ‘Oko Iyabo’ and his co-Director, Dele Matti, the Ethic, Conflict and Resolution Committee found them guilty of misconduct.
The Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners of Nigeria (TAMPAN), has debunked claims that popular Yoruba actor, Ebun Oloyede, widely known as Olaiya Igwe, is dead. News of Olaiya's purported death at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, emerged on some social media platforms on Monday morning.
Controversial Nollywood actor, Yomi Fabiyi has hinted plans to release a new movie titled "Baba Iyabo." The actor made this known In a video updated on his Instagram page. Click on this link to watch the video Fans have reacted to the news of the movie as announced by the actor.
The Theater Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN) has indefinitely suspended Yomi Fabiyi over his recently released movie, Oko Iyabo. Photo Credit: Google TAMPAN announced this in a statement on Friday titled, 'TAMPAN suspends Yomi Fabiyi indefinitely for gross professional misconducts and unethical practices.'
Some weeks back, remember there was a severe case between Baba Ijesha and comedienne Princess over an alleged child molestation case which led to the arrest of Baba Ijesha. Not too long after the incidence, popular movie producer/actor Yomi Fabiyi created a movie about the case titled ‘Oko Iyabo’ but he portrayed the movie in a different light, by making it seem like the young girl in question was actually having an affair with Baba Ijesha, and some many people didn’t take it easy on him, as he got backlashed from so many people and his colleagues, and even got suspended by TAMPAN.
The issue of the Theatre Art And Motion Picture Practitioners Of Nigeria, TAMPAN as regards Iyabo Ojo and Nkechi Blessing's suspension has led to lots of reactions from notable people and the public. However, a popular Nollywood actor, Olu Olowogemo popularly called Mr. Portable, has condemned the interview the president of the association, Mr. Latin granted with an Ireland-based blogger, known as Esabod over this issue, and also for apologizing during the interview.
Since the Issue of Baba Ijesha rape scandal went viral, TAMPAN has suspended not less than four filmmakers from the organization. However, only one of the suspended actors felt remorseful for his offence, the other three actors mocked their judgement and rebuffed them on social media.
If 100 people watch my movie, 99.9% will ask why it was condemned, You don't judge by a scene - Yomi
Producer Yomi Fabiyi who's been on the trends recently with regards to his new movie "Oko Iyabo" which depicted the rape situation surrounding Baba Ijesha and comedian Princess, still maintains that his movie was wrongly judged by the people. Before now, the theatre arts and motion pictures practitioners of Nigeria (TAMPAN) placed a ban on Yomi Fabiyi due to that movie on a 6 count charges, despite his defence of the movie, being a work of his creativity and not to undermine anyone.
Popular Yoruba theater actor Yomi Fabiyi has also reacted to the action of the TAMPAN, troupe on how he was dishonored for his upcoming film OKO IYABO. In a press release issued on Friday the group announced that the move was due to, misconduct with Fabiyi's performance in the recently released marriage movie.
Following the notification of his suspension, Nollywood actor Yomi Fabiyi declared on Instagram on Friday, July 9 that he is no longer a member of the Theatre Arts and Motion Picture Practitioners' Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN). Following the latest incident, Oko Iyabo, the actor who has come under fire since the release of the controversial film, has announced his allegiance with the Association of Theater Arts Practitioners of Nigeria (ANTP).