The Chinese government cherishes its historical background and, therefore has, created a lot of sight seeing facilities. Some of them such as the ‘Great Wall’, ‘Temple of Heaven’, ‘Summer Palace....
Culture and tourism development… more talk, less action
The stagnation and indifference witnessed in the culture and tourism arm of the ministry of information and culture, sends negative signal, not only to the art community but the nation’s cultural landscape.
Stop talking, start producing
In the last four years, the average Nigerian has had a lot to say about the social, economic and political issues plaguing the country.
Art in the corridors of power
During a crisis in an episode of ‘The Fixer’, an international TV series about the fictional American President Grant, his Chief of Staff Cyrus Beene is shown in a contemplative mood...
Is ‘coming home’ the answer to the xenophobia question?
The videographer moves a little closer, zooms in, there’s flash of silver, it looks like a metal trash can. It’s being raised high into the air then and smashed down on something, repeatedly.
Lagos Jazz Festival 2017 partners two charities
Lagos International Jazz Festival 2017 has selected Sesor and Downs Syndrome Foundations as official charity partners for this year’s 505050JAZZ Lagos@50 Special Edition of Lagos International Jazz Festival. Inspiro Productions-inspired festival said both charities ....
Sam Ukala to speak at writers’ workshop in Abraka
Professor Sam Ukala will next Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Hall A, Delta State University, Site 3, Abraka, at 12:noon, mentor students interested in creativity, with Dr. Sunny Awhefeada, Head of the University’s Department of English and literary Studies as chief host.
Nigerians are still happy, this is a problem
The World Happiness Report (WHR) is out and it turns out Nigerians still seem quite happy.
Quest: Africa is full of important stories to Africans, international audiences
Richard Quest is a renowned CNN International anchor and reporter. He anchors the popular Quest Means Business show. Recently, CNN International launched a new daily business show...
The ‘Returnee’ narrative is rooted in the idea of success, and it’s wrong
Success has many parents, failure is an orphan.” Growing up, this was an adage I heard a lot and it’s one that has resonated with me. Everyone wants to be associated with success.