Lilian Afeghai debut movie, bound, hits the cinemas
Actress and former Big Brother Africa contestant, Lilian Afeghai, yesterday hit the cinemas nationwide with first self produced movie titled Bound, a blend of drama, romance and reality.The movie directed by Frank Rajah, talks about marital/relationship crisis, love, patience, tolerance and other important topics which are major factors ...
Pan African interior design holds inaugural virtual summit
The African interior design space is ready for the first-of-its kind, immersive digital experience as The Pan Africa Interior Design (PAID) Summit begins. The 8-day Summit will take place completely online from Monday March 19th- 30th, 2018.
Touching story behind the Ikorodu dancers Rihanna made famous
History has been kind to young Nigerian kids who broke the internet with a dance video. A few young Nigerian dancers have found their way into the heart of international musician, Rihanna. The dancers from Ikorodu first broke the internet with a dance video of them dancing to “Nowo” by DJ Spinall and Wizkid. Rihanna…
Picasso painting star of Rockefeller art 'sale of the century'
One of Picasso's most unsettling paintings returns to Paris on Friday more than a century after he painted it here, as a taster for what is being billed the art "sale of the century". With the art market surging, the nude "Young Girl With a Flower Basket" is expected to make at least $100 million…
Hear Word! set for world tour after exploits at Harvard University
As a collection of monologues based on true-life stories of Nigerian women, aimed at challenging social, cultural, and political norms that limit the potential and contribution of women, Hear Word! Naija Woman Talk True provides excellent opportunities for Nigerian and African women to celebrate themselves.
Church choir expands tradition of music concert in Songs of Praise 2018
MEGA Choral Concert will assemble over 400 voices to thrill choral music lovers across denominations at Christ Apostolic Chruch (CAC), Yaba, Lagos. Affiliated to the prestigious Royal School of Church Music, United Kingdom, organisers are confident of a repeat of the same standard of music that has become synonymous ....
Olabinjo gets staff of office as Eleposo of Eposo in Ogun
The people of the Eposo Ode Remo of Ogun State have crowned a new king. He is Oba Akanji Olabinjo, the Eleposo of Eposo.The coronation which took place at Eposo palace brought dignitaries from all all over the world. Epose community is one of the thirty three towns that make up Remoland.
Government hails Mo Abudu, Chimamanda, Omotola as great ambassadors
The Federal Government has commended the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of EbonyLife TV, Mo Abudu; author, Chimamanda Adichie and Nollywood star, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, for the honours recently bestowed on them on the global stage as great ambassadors of Nigeria. In a statement yesterday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said they were…
Black Panther: A good film with many lessons for Nigeria
Over the weekend, I joined my children to watch the much talked about‘Black Panther.’ It was a good film, and I was happy they took me to see it. However, I came out of the movie a little upset.When the first scenes came up, and I saw ‘Sambisa Forest.’
Visually impaired Olubunmi opens another vista with beads
The multi-talented blind gospel artiste, who has performed in different cities in the United Kingdom, the United States and Nigeria, is adding beads making to her portfolio. According to her, she is going into beads making to be fully engaged each time she is not playing or writing songs.
Three Nigerian artists, 47 countries for Art Dubai 2018
Victor Ekpuk, Ade Adesina and Victor Ehikhamenor are three Nigerians among other artists from across the world showing at the 12th Art Dubai from March 21 through 24, 2018 in United Arab Emirate (UAE). This year’s edition of Art Dubai hosts 104 galleries from 47 countries across the world at its traditional venue, Madinat Jumeirah.