Renowned sculptor, Michael Ogiebo, passes on
During one of the many riots in Kaduna, flew Michael to Benin City for safety onward to his hometown, Fugar. Since then, this writer has kept a tag on Michael and his works at Auchi, as the years rolled by.
‘The demon is not in the artworks Christians, Muslims burn, it is in the people that need deliverance’
I have called this work ‘Enigmatic Leader.’ I gave it that title because I have tried to create an outcome that provokes different forms of reaction.
Shyllon: We need to project our artists’ works outside for good of the country
Nigeria’s mega art collector and Founder/CEO of Omooba Yemisi Adedoyin Shyllon Art Foundation (OYASAF), Mr. Yemisi Adedoyin Shyllon, is the largest private ...
Issues of national rebirth dominate historical society’s conference
The 61st annual conference of Historical Society of Nigeria is scheduled to hold at the University of Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, from October 9 through 13, 2016.
KSA@70: I didn’t know music would take me to this level
For veteran juju musician, Mr. Sunday Adeniyi, otherwise known as King Sunny Ade, marking his birthday has become a yearly tradition. This year, it’s the king of juju musicians’ 70th birthday.
Glo’s professor Johnbull excoriates sagging, indecent dressing in episode 8
In continuation of its forte of social re-engineering and moral suasion, high riding TV drama series sponsored by Globacom, Professor Johnbull, has denounced the rampant habit of pulling down trousers to reveal underpants widely called “sagging....
10 years on, youth empowerment, artistic enterprise, tourism promotion find expression in LIMCA
Life In My City Art Festival (LIMCAF) clocks one decade this year. And activities that will culminate in the grand award presentation ceremony of the 10th edition, as well as one-decade anniversary ...
Middle class women have lost more ground in fight against patriarchy, says Ajayi-Soyinka
I grew up climbing trees and rocks, picking snails in the bush and behind the hills that seemed so huge. I went to visit the place a couple of years ago and I was amazed because the hills that seemed so huge then now appeared very small.