Three young Nigerians win maiden Canon/TNC Photography Mentorship Programme
Three young Nigerian photographers have emerged winners of the maiden edition of Canon & The Now Collectives (TNC) Photography Mentorship Programme held in Lagos. The winners were announced...
At 60, drums roll for Sir Shina Peters
As soon as the media briefing for the 60th birthday celebration of Afro juju music exponent Sir Shina Peters (SSP) ended, guests, including journalists, moved into the hotel’s restaurant for a lunch.Though the dinning room was filled with showbiz reporters, who were part of thesession, the real action was on the centre table where....
Myro drops Lagos to Soweto video
Ahead of the release of his new album, fast rising artistes Oghenemairo Daniel Ozah, otherwise known as Myro, has dropped video for his single, Lagos Soweto. Shot in Lagos and directed by Ceelah Rex, the video for the feel good song, which was released under Guardian Music, is gradually gaining airplay on TV stations across the country.
TAFF 2018: Organisers set to honour Emem Isong, Mofokeng
Nollywood producer and CEO of Royal Arts Academy, Emem Isong Misodi, alongside South African actor Jerry Mofokeng will be on the spotlight on July 3, during the 2018 The African Film Festival (TAFF).
Banigbe’s kidnapping expose in Abduction Chronicles
Kidnapping is one of the most feared crimes against humanity, which has gained currency in recent times in Nigeria. It is committed against victims of different social...
Adesina’s canvas resonates with art of Internal Conflicts resolution
Whatever art has to do with co-existence, the artist Ademola Adeshina has brought forth in his paintings. Coming from textile design background, Adeshina deploys quite some painting...
Profiles at the lagoon preserves Amos Tutuola’s legacy
Still fresh from its book convention in Abuja last February to immortalise the late Northern Nigerian foremost novelist, Abubakar Gimba, Delta Publications (Nigeria) Limited, will move from its Enugu base to Lagos come May 30 for another celebratory event.
BBC Hausa service opens 2018 women’s writing contest
The BBC Hausa short story writing competition is calling for entries. The competition is open to women writing in Hausa, irrespective of their nationality or experience.