WADOO!!Movies by Tunde Kelani, Emem Isong & More Win at the 5th Nigeria Integrity Film Awards (Homevida) in Abuja

Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014029

On Friday 5th December 2014, the 5th edition of the Nigeria Integrity Film Awards (Homevida) took place at the Silverbird Entertainment Centre in Abuja and awarded creative minds for their efforts in film production.

In addition to the awards, Homevida partnered with the School of Media and Communications, Pan Atlantic University to launch the Centenary Project.

The event kicked off with a cocktail at 4PM where guests got to network with other like-minded individuals including Arunma Oteh (Director General, Securities and Exchange Commission); Titi Akinsanmi (Policy and Government Relations Manager in Sub-Saharan Africa, Google); Andy Amenechi (President, Directors Guild of Nigeria) and Patrick Enaholo (Head of New Media, School of Media and Communications, Pan-Atlantic University).

Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014045 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014042 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014074 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014038 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014059 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014067 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014007 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014008 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014032 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014061 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014060 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014063 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014022 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014019 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014009 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014004 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014001 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014057 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014073 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014044 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014056 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014068 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014037 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014023 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014002 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014030

Interviews!

Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014055 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014035 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014033 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014040 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014043 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014015 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014013 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014028 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014066

The night wasn’t all business, it was also filled with music and laughter via music from Bez and jokes by Bovi who was the host.

Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014014 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014003 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014021

Patrick Enaholo gave a presentation on the Centenary Project giving the guests insight into what the project was all about and how important it is to have an archive of our rich creative and cultural history so that individuals, especially children, can have access to a library of historical events. Titi Akinsanmi of Google commended Homevida and the School of Media and Communications on their vision and stated that Google is excited to be working with them on these projects.

Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014031 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014050 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014069 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014072 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014010 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014039 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014024

While giving a speech on the Homevida journey, Arunma Oteh stated the importance of using ‘film’ to instill integrity values among ourselves especially the youth, adding that “there is no faster medium than the film industry“. She urged more organizations to key into the Homevida vision like she has done since its inception so as to ensure a wider reach of the Homevida platform.

At the end of her speech, the Homevida short film endowed by SEC –If Only – was premiered.

Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014025 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014052

The Short Script Competition winners were presented with their awards with Brenda Ogbuka (writer of ‘If Only’) won in two categories – the ‘Investors Protection’ endowed by SEC and the ‘Anti-trafficking in Person’s category endowed by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). The other winners in the latter category are Onyinye Muomah and Tunde Apalowo while the ‘Human Development’ category endowed by the United Nations Millennium Campaign (UNMC) was won by Damilola Orimogunje for the script titled ‘Child Bride’.

In the Feature Film Category, Knocking on Heavens Door by Emem Isong, won the ‘Family Friendly’ prize endowed by National Film and Videos Censors Board (NFVCB) and Dazzling Mirage by Tunde Kelani won the ‘Human Development Value’ prize sponsored by United Nations Millennium Campaign (UNMC). Nollywood actress and film maker, Lala Akindoju who also starred in the movie, Dazzling Mirage, received the prize on behalf of Tunde Kelani who was unavoidably absent.

Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014053 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014070 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014048 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014017 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014012 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014011 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014006 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014016 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014058 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014049 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014041 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014005 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014020 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014047 Homevida Awards & Centenary Project Launch - Bellanaija - December2014046

Congrats to all winners!!!

For more information on Homevida and the Centenary Project please visit: www.homevida.org and www.centenary.ng | Like their Facebook page www.facebook.com/homevida | Follow them on Twitter: @homevida | Follow them on Instagram: @homevidaawards | Visit their blog: www.homevidablog.com for news updates on Homevida events and projects.

FOR MORE INFO. FOLLOW RADIOWADOO Follow us on twitter: CLICK HERE kindly like our facebook page : CLICK HERE BBM: 30EBF276

Advertisements

Posted on December 31, 2014, in EVENTS, NEWS and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

NIGER-DELTA PEACE CONGRESS

Sustaining Peace Through Transparent Reformation

U.S. Constitutional Free Press

Give me Liberty, Or Give me Death!

Brittius

Honor America

IAR Magazine

|Bridging The Gap

radiowadoo

Radiowadoo is an international US radio station

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.

%d bloggers like this: