Chidumga Izuzu



Chidumga Izuzu is a Senior Associate at Pulse.

The Royal Hibiscus Hotel

Date: 20 Jan 2018 Category: TV/Film
7.0 Rating
EbonyLife Films' foray into romantic comedy with "The Wedding Party" was a richly satisfying venture that even spawned a sequel. MO Abudu, the executive director of the production company, returns to the genre with "The Royal Hibiscus Hotel," a star-studded romantic comedy. Written and directed by Ishaya Bako (previous credits include the award-winning "Road to Yesterday" and "Braids on a Bald Head") the movie features Zainab Balogun, Rache ...

The Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai

Date: 15 Dec 2017 Category: TV/Film
8.0 Rating
In 2016, The ELFIKE Film Collective brought "The Wedding Party" to cinemas. The comedy film, which is currently the highest grossing Nollywood movie ever now has a sequel titled "The Wedding Party: Destination Dubai". A meme generator, a festival success and a box office hit, the influence of the first film has stretched to almost every wedding-themed film made in the last one year. Spoiler Warning! In "The Wedding Party" sequel, Nons ...

Alter Ego

Date: 21 Jul 2017 Category: TV/Film
6.0 Rating
Moses Inwang’s latest outing, “Alter Ego” is one of the most anticipated movies of 2017. The cast and crew of the movie have done a good job of promoting and maintaining the hype that has surrounded the movie since its first trailer was released in 2016. The trailer had seen Omotola Jalade Ekeinde in ‘steamy’ scenes with Wale Ojo and Kunle Remmy, ganered lot of attention, an attention that has sustained with the release of a sexy one ...

Banana Island Ghost

Date: 04 Aug 2017 Category: TV/Film
7.0 Rating
Nigerians love comedy movies, seeing as the top three highest grossing movies fall under the comedy genre. They are Wedding Party, Trip To Jamaica, and 30 Days In Atlanta. Given the obvious commercial success of the genre, BB Sasore, who helmed the 2015 TV series, "Before 30," decided to make the latest Nigerian comedy movie, "Banana Island Ghost." "Banana Island Ghost" tells the story of a ghost, Patrick, who doesn't want to go to heaven b ...

10 Days in Sun City

Date: 23 Jun 2017 Category: TV/Film
5.0 Rating
Following the box office success of "A Trip to Jamaica," AY Makun decided to bring the not-so-funny Akpors back to the big screen in "10 Days in Sun City." "10 Days in Sun City" is a comedy-drama that sees Akpos on another ‘adventure’, this time, to South Africa, with his girlfriend Bianca. Bianca is a beauty queen who after winning the Miss Nigeria Beauty pageant, becomes the face of multi-national cosmetics conglomerate ‘OTAWI’ wh ...


Date: 15 Jun 2017 Category: TV/Film
10.0 Rating
In her debut feature movie, Jade Osiberu tells the story of the universal and overwhelming pressure women and even men, face to get married. Osiberu revisits a familiar plot in this easy-going and pleasant comedy movie, "Isoken," which features Patrick Doyle, Joseph Benjamin, Tina Mba, Funke Akindele, Lydia Forson, Ayoola, Bolanle Olukanni, Marc Rhys, Abimbola Craig, Damilola Attoh, Tina Mba, Akah Nnani among others. The movie follows Isoken ( ...


Date: 05 May 2017 Category: TV/Film
8.0 Rating
Sometimes, the most difficult thing about losing a loved one is recovering the hope and the strength to keep living. Kunle Afolayan's latest movie "Roti" is a collaboration between African Magic films and Golden Effects Pictures. Just like "Omugwo," Afolayan makes a fine detour in style and subject matter after his series of whodunit productions such as "October 1," "The CEO" and "Figurine." "Roti" is a psychological drama that explores ...

Okafors Law

Date: 31 Mar 2017 Category: TV/Film
5.0 Rating
Some movies just don't live up to expectations, and "Okafor's Law" is one of them. The fourth Omoni Oboli Production, the movie doesn't hold up in comparison to Oboli's past works. Just like every of Oboli's movies, "Okafor's Law" had a lot of hype surrounding it, aided by the copyright infringement accusation levelled against the filmmaker by Jude Idada. The movie finally made its debut in cinemas on March 31, 2017, after a judge lifted ...


Date: 06 Apr 2017 Category: TV/Film
8.0 Rating
African Magic films in collaborations with Golden Effects Pictures produced a comedy movie titled "Omugwo." With the movie, Kunle Afolayan who helmed the movie takes a break from his popular whodunit plot and goes for a relatable comedy movie. As stated above, "Omugwo" is an Africa Magic film with a Kunle Afolayan touch. There is something about it that reminds you of your various Africa Magic movie channels. Also, there is something about ...

Ojukokoro (Greed)

Date: 17 Mar 2017 Category: TV/Film
9.0 Rating
An example of twisted perfection; "Ojukokoro" is an hour-plus of undiluted entertainment. In a nutshell, "Ojukokoro" is a comedy/crime-heist movie filled with interesting characters thrust into hilariously engaging and thrilling situations thanks to their quest for money. From the opening scene of the Dare Olaitan's directorial debut effort, it is obvious that you're in for a distinct enjoyable and hilarious ride. Olaitan makes a statement ...