Leaders of traditional institutions, government agencies and other stakeholders recently converged on Ibadan, the Oyo State Capital, to deliberate on the task of forestalling peace and unity across the country.
Wedlock of traditional and contemporary expressions in Williams’ borderless art
Across the landscape of visual cultural expressions, a quiet, but steadily growing young creative professional, Sadiq Williams, is making his presence felt.
BBNAIJA: Biggie criticised for favouritism
Fans of the popular show have turned their backs on Big Brother to what they perceive as injustice towards Lolu. “Biggies” attempt to stir up the mood in the house by introducing a bonding week task backfired as Cee-C and Lolu got involved in a disagreement during the process, thus leading to a stern reaction…
Jude Idada’s 3Some goes to Freedom Park
The city of Lagos will play host to the unveiling of Jude Idada’s 3Some, one of the fringe plays at the 2018 edition of the Lagos Theatre Festival. The play, which will open on February 28 and runs through to the March 4, will be staged daily at the Amphitheatre of the Freedom Park....
Nissi returns with familiar music video
Since bursting onto the scene in 2016 with her critically acclaimed singles Pay Attention and Criminal, fast-rising singer and songwriter Nissi has been garnering strong support from the likes of MTV Base, SoulBounce, Guestlist Magazine, Link Up TV and GUAP Magazine, among others.
The wisdom in 50 Economics Classics
Published last May 2017, 50 Economics Classics (Nicholas Brealey Publishing, London; 2017) is the latest in the series of great books distilled into one volume and written by Tom Butler-Bowdon...
Transformed leaders only panacea to Nigeria’s rebirth
Building the Nigeria of our dreams can only be possible through transformational leadership. This is the key message of the new book by Uzodinma C. Enelamah, a public speaker, personal transformation...
What makes The Dusty Manuscript contest unique
A new literary contest with a unique difference has been announced in Lagos. It is The Dusty Manuscript Contest, sponsored by Guaranty Trust Bank Plc. It will cater for budding writers and offer them the opportunity to win publishing deals for their finished, but yet-to-be published, manuscripts.
Atife thrills at Penthouse Family Studio
Perpetual Atife (also known as Perpie) is an incredibly talented, smooth and soulful saxophonist, songwriter and singer. At a live studio concert on February 1, at Penthouse Family Studio, the artiste rendered inspirational songs that captivated her fans.
Family, associates mark 10th anniversary of passage of Steve Rhodes with music prize
May 29, 2018 will mark the 10th anniversary of the passing of the renowned music impresario, broadcaster and art manager, Steve Omodele Bankole Rhodes. Born at No. 38 Igbosere Road, Lagos, on April 8, 1926, he died on Democracy Day, May 29, 2008 in a London hospital, where he had been admitted following.....
Celebrating Buchi Emecheta in London a year after
On Saturday, February 3, 2018, there was an all-day celebration of the life and work of the renowned British-Nigerian writer, Buchi Emecheta, who passed away in January 2017. It was a gathering of writers, critics, artists, publishers, literature enthusiasts and culture activists from all over the world....