Weekly Trust - - Weekend Magazine - Haf­sah Abubakar Matazu

AThe Tamerri Fes­ti­val in Abuja is where to be this week­end, with Brymo slated to per­form. His most re­cent sin­gle, ‘Heya!’ has be­come quite the hit. You wouldn’t want to miss this. To­day, at the Her­itage Africa Vil­lage, near NAF Con­fer­ence Cen­tre, in Abuja. mer­i­can stream­ing ser­vice, Net­flix, has got­ten the ex­clu­sive rights to stream Bri­tish-Nige­rian ac­tor, Chi­we­tel Ejio­for’s di­rec­to­rial de­but, The Boy Who Har­nessed The Wind glob­ally.

The movie will fea­ture a cast of ac­tors in­clud­ing Chi­we­tel him­self, Maxwell Simba, Lilly Banda, Le­mogang Tsipa, Philbert Falakeza, Joseph Mar­cell and Noma Dumezweni.

It fol­lows the life of 13-year-old boy who leaves school due to his par­ent’s in­abil­ity to pay his school fees based on the best sell­ing book of the same name by Wil­liam Kamk­wamba and Bryan Mealer.

The Boy Who Har­nessed the wind was shot in Malawi and fo­cuses mainly on the im­por­tance of ed­u­ca­tion in uplift­ing the lives of those is the vil­lage and the coun­try in gen­eral.

Wizkid izkid will be hold­ing not one, but two con­certs in both Abuja and La­gos this De­cem­ber start­ing off on the 16th in Abuja be­fore tak­ing the party to La­gos for the Wizkid Made in La­gos’ Shut­down slated for the 23rd of De­cem­ber.

Chi­we­tel Ejio­for

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