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Desmond Elliot finally opens up on using his Yoruba name in Politics

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CELEBRITY GIST — Popular Nollywood Actor - Desmond Elliot, who some say was never really known by his Yoruba name Olusola (Oluwashola), in Nigerian movies; has finally opened up on why he used his Yoruba name in politics. Read what your favourite actor has to say, and share your thoughts on Nigeria Movie Network afterwards.

Desmond Elliot finally opens up on using his Yoruba name in Politics

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Why Rivers State Governor Amaechi sees Nollywood as 'Hero of Nigeria'

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Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Amaechi, who has taken a liken to Nollywood due to its contribution to the growth of Nigerian economy, described the mega industry as 'Hero of Nigeria', Nigeria Movie Network gathered. This was during the Best of Nollywood Awards (BON) 2014, which was held at the Banquet Hall of the Government House in Port Harcourt. Read the full Nollywood news below, plus statistics about the film industry.

Trending on NMN: Why Rivers State Governor Amaechi sees Nollywood as 'Hero of Nigeria'

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Vote Mr Ibu for President, as John Okafor campaigns for Head of State

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Popular Nollywood comic actor, John Okafor, fondly called Mr Ibu by fans, may have declared his 2015 Nigeria political ambition when a funny poster of him dressed like Goodluck Jonathan, made its way to the internet. This just goes to show the GEJ administration is a joke, and a movie needs to be made that depicts the height of corruption in the nation's political cabinet. 

Vote Mr Ibu for President, IBU is Our Man!

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