President General, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, will be among dignitaries expected to grace Ndigbo Art, Language and Culture Festival, by organised by the Council of Igbo States in America (CISA).
DELSU honours Onobrakpeya, Asagba of Asaba, Ohworode of Olomu
As Delta State University, Abraka, holds its 11th convocation ceremony on Saturday, July 22, three distinguished citizens of the state will be honoured with Doctorate...
Kakadu… Nigerian Civil War musical theatre thrills South Africans
Award-winning total theatre feast, and undoubtedly, one of Nigeria’s ‘box office success stories,’ Kakadu The Musical recently treated audiences in South Africa...
Tosyn pushing Afro-centric music to the scene
There is no mention of female saxophonists in the country without the name Tosyn Phebean Oluwadare popping up. Known as Africa’s Sax Queen in some quarters, Tosyn has...
Lai Mohammed takes creative industry campaign to COSON
The newly commissioned COSON House in Ikeja, Lagos, will bubble today, as the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) host the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed....
Disneyland China falls a-fowl of huge turkey leg demand
Over nearly a century Disney has exported US culture across the globe, but the company was astonished to find one slice of Americana wildly popular in China -- the turkey leg.
Journalist Henry Akubuiro’s intriguing view of the seedy side of Lagos
The melting pot status of Lagos came alive last week at a reading held in honour of writer and journalist, Mr. Henry Akubuiro, at the University of Lagos’ Department of English, with its regular book reading event.
Ooni offers N5 m for intending 2017 Queen Moremi Beauty Contest
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, has offered N5 million to the first 1,000 aspiring aspirants of the forthcoming second edition of Queen Moremi beauty pageant contest slated for October.
French ballet star wins plaudits with contemporary stagings in Moscow
French ballet star Laurent Hilaire, who this year joined Moscow's renowned Stanislavsky ballet troupe as artistic director, has wowed Russian audiences with his first programme that introduced top contemporary choreographers.