Organisers unveil prizes for Queen Moremi Ajasoro pageant
As preparations for this year’s edition of Queen Moremi Ajasoro (QMA) beauty pageant get underway, organisers have rolled out mouth-watering prizes for the coveted pageant.
A festschrift in honour of Ukala @70
Distinguished professor of Theatre Arts, Samuel Chinedun Ukala, will clock 70 on April 18, 2018. The celebrated playwright, poet, short story writer, actor, teacher, theorist, director, anthologist, historian, and administrator is an alumnus of the famous University of Nigeria
Culture ministry seems focused only on entertainment, as opposed to developing arts, creativity
Lola Shoneyin is not new to Nigeria’s culture community. She spares no punches when she needs to pull one. With two festival experiences tucked under her belt...
More thrills from Uganda
After two days of nonstop amazing adventures in Jinja, east of Uganda, it was time to finally experience Kampala! Kampala is the major city hub of Uganda, just like Lagos is to Nigeria.
Daba… I will never do anything apart from acting
Before the advent of pay TV, when NTA was the ultimate station that aired family-oriented dramas, where parents didn’t have to monitor what their wads watched, Sadik Daba was already a star in one of the most popular weekly educational and entertainment series, Cock Crow at Dawn..
The agony of setting up a hall of fame
The first induction, held in 2006, had inductees like Brenda Shehu, Laraban Nuhu, late Baba Gana, the emir actor (Magana Garichi), actor and former NTA star, Sadiq Daba, famous actor Kazeem Yaro of the Cock Crow at Dawn TV series....
Krizbeatz lands in Dubai for boss whine video shoot
For producer and songwriter, Krizbeatz, producing music is not the only way to keep one ‘sbrand afloat in the music industry. This explains his determination and readiness to put his music career on the map.
Abiola Irele: A tribute to the master - Part 2
The hard reality is that Irele’s dilemma was not a personal one, but a feature of a national, and continental travail. As it turned out, his contribution at that symposium was coincident with Biodun Jeyifo’s discussion of de-territorialization...
Nigerian filmmakers, TV producers and music labels are now entitled to apply for Pioneer Status Incentives from the Nigerian government. Motion picture, video and television programme production, distribution, exhibition...