Connect with us
aki pawpaw rwanda valentine day


Naija Rwanda Connect: Aki & Pawpaw In Kigali Rwanda For Valentine’s Day Comedy & Other Projects

aki pawpaw kigali valentine's comedy

Exclusive report by The New Times

Naija Rwanda Connect: Aki & Pawpaw In Kigali Rwanda For Valentine’s Day Comedy & Other Projects

Nollywood super stars Osita Iheme, popularly known as Pawpaw and Chinedu Ikedieze, a.k.a Aki are in Kigali on for a week-long business trip with a plan to launch ‘One Africa Connect’, a project that aims at connecting Africa’s entertainment industry through training and screening actors.

The duo arrived in Kigali yesterday night and are set to partner with Kigali Entertainment Promoters as they look to start the project Rwanda in what they called ‘Naija-Rwanda Connect’, with a target to improve local movie industry.

Prior to the trip, the famously known as ‘Aki Na Ukwa’ are staging a Valentine’s Day Special comedy night today, starting 6pm at Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village alongside local comedians Clapton Kibonge, Babou, Mr Fyoo and Joshua.

Thereafter, they will hold a two-day training with people in the movie industry, and others that wish to join where the lucky ones will have an opportunity to act in different movies with the duo and some of top Nollywood actors.

naija rwanda connect

The training will take place over this weekend at Hiltop Hotel, as organizers are working with Rwanda Film Federation for the sustainability of the trainings.

They will return to Nigeria on February 18, and come back in March, for their first drama series called, ‘The Big Tea’, according to Belinda Umurerwa, the Managing Director of Kigali Entertainment Promoters.

[Report credit]




  1. Maduwa Ohento

    February 15, 2019 at 1:21 AM

    hope they have bouncers to protect dem

  2. iron bar

    February 15, 2019 at 3:01 AM

    what is the essence of the show in rwanda when they should have involve themselves in sensitization tour with the upcoming elections.why not do the val event then still pass the msg across.nollywood actors,actresses,musicians ,comedians has failed woefully to be the mouth piece of the masses..too bad

    • Mon

      February 15, 2019 at 7:29 AM

      But the masses we are talking about are still sleeping, though the so called politicians have damaged their sense of reasoning with hunger and hardship…..we have a long way to go bro

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More in Nollywood


Advertise On

Advertise on



To Top - Nigerian News, Motivation DIY Blog Business Ideas, Natural Health & Relationship Tips