Nollywood Actors Train Youths On Nation’s Building Through Filmmaking


By Joshua Olomu

Nollywood actors participating at the maiden edition of Youth Educational Film Festival (YEFF) in Abuja on Monday trained young talents on how to use films to shun vices and promote nation’s building.

The film fiesta is organised by Abuja Film Village (AFV) in collaboration with the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) and an NGO, “I am the Future of Nigeria Youth Initiative (IFON).

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that seasoned thespians held master class and shared experiences with participants drawn from both tertiary and secondary schools in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)

Actors, who served as resource persons at the festival, included Charles Inojie, Segun Arinze, Victor Osuagwu, Charles Awurum, Chinedu Ikedieze, Dauda Kinsley and Ayo Emmamuel, among others.

Emeka Rollas, the National President, Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), said that the essence of the festival was to provide a platform for youngsters to showcase their talents and foster…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria