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Zainab Balogun

Born: October 10, 1989, London - England

Zainab Balogun is a Nigerian actress, model and television presenter.

She began modeling at an early age after being scouted at 16. She has been featured in several international campaigns for different brands.

She co-founded “The J-ist TV”, an online entertainment web-series that highlights African culture and a range of topical issues; the series features interviews involving some of Africa's top personalities.

Balogun works as a television presenter for EbonyLife TV, an entertainment television station, for which she currently co-hosts and produces “The Spot”, the channel's leading talk show, with Lamide Akintobi.

Balogun also appears as a presenter and associate producer on Jumia TV, a teleshopping show.

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Ojukokoro (2018)

Nollywood Movie
Crime |
Comedy |
Thriller |
Nigeria |
| 110 Min

Ojukokoro (Greed) tells the story of what happens when a cash strapped manager in a money laundering petrol station, decides to rob the petrol station where he works. Along this journey, he finds out that there are other kinds of criminals that are also interested in the same cash and that a good reason isn’t usually a right one.

80 2018 110
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The Royal Hibiscus Hotel (2017)

Nollywood Movie
Romance |
Comedy |
Nigeria |

Segun and Rose Adeniyi, run a charming, but run-down, boutique hotel in a little town in Lagos, Nigeria. In desperation, Segun decides to sell the hotel without his wife’s knowledge, as a way of settling all their debts. Their daughter, Opeoluwa, is living in London, working a dead-end job while trying to open her own restaurant. When Ope decides to return to Nigeria, Mom and Dad are elated for different reasons. Dad wants her to sign the papers to sell the hotel she is destined to inherit, while Mom can’t wait to marry her off. Meanwhile, Ope meets Deji, a charming young businessman with a secret that threatens her plans to restore the hotel’s fortunes. Can love survive deception and will Ope manage to fulfill her dreams?

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The Wedding Party (2016)

Nollywood Movie
Romance |
Comedy |
Nigeria |
| 101 Min

Our love birds just want to tie the knot in peace, but will true love stand even the most chaotic of wedding celebrations? What happens when you throw in an insecure virgin bride, a reformed playboy groom, two over bearing mothers who can't stand each other, one philandering husband, a high strung wedding planner, the invasion of unruly village gate-rashers, a thief on the loose, a best man with a flash-drive full of secrets, a sexy EX with vengeance on her mind, two loyal bridesmaids ready to go to war, and a brother seeking his father's approval? It is a HILARIOUS melting pot of potential disaster. Will it be all too much to bear? Or will true love stand even the most chaotic of wedding celebrations as offered in The Wedding Party.

80 2016 101
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A Soldier's Story (2015)

Nollywood Movie
Drama |
War |
Action |
Nigeria |
| 113 Min

Regina, a young female scavenger discovers that the heart of a man left for dead amongst many corpses littering the street after an ambush on some peace keeping corps members by rebel soldiers, is still beating. She is compelled to take him home. She has no clue who he is as he had been stripped to his briefs with no form of identification. The young woman caters for him and nurses his injuries for months with the only sign of life being the rise and fall of his chest as he breaths. The young man wakes up later from coma with no recollection of who he is or where he is from. The attack has him suffering from amnesia.

80 2015 113
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Verdict: The LaVena Johnson Murder Conspiracy (2014)

Nollywood Movie
Short Film |
Crime |
Thriller |
Nigeria |
| 10 Min

VERDICT is the story of a 19 year old american girl LaVena Johnson killed in Iraq. The Army however, calls it SUICIDE and says the case is closed.

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