Jumai Buba sat on a low stool, clutching a play script. She was learning her lines because of a performance, which she was cast after the original actor called it quits from the production
Meet the women curating art projects in Nigeria
The contemporary art world is always looking for the next big thing—and, if you ask some experts, the Nigerian art scene is it.
A ghost in the new year!
“Why do I have to live this kind of life, after all I did for my three children?” reflected Mama Seyi that Sunday morning in her one-room apartment in the slum of Mushin, Lagos.
Taking up space, a conversation with Ore Ogunbiyi
The evening was filled with fun and excitement. More than the great conversations around book, drinks, music from DJ Sensei, and even some branded merchandise were everywhere.
Modupe Adio is Miss Curvy Africa
Modupe Adio has emerged Miss Curvy Africa. The pageant, which drew over 40 contestants from across Africa, saw Hansasi Belinda from Uganda as the first runner-up while Debbi Obasa from Ghana was the second runner-up.
Nigerian Afrobeat has taken over all clubs in Dubai – Lanre Typical
Nigerian music, Afrobeats in particular, has become something of a phenomenon, not only on the African continent but also spiralling to the other continents of the world. In attesting to this fact, Dubai's number one show promoter, Lanre Typical, born Azeez Olanrewaju Adenekan in a chat with Guardian chronicles how they sold Nigerian music to…
Burna Boy is best artiste of 2019 but still small to Davido, Wizkid – Multi Lord
Hip-hop, rap and trap singer, rapper, music producer and songwriter and co-owner of the record label, Sound Gang, Egwuonwu Chukwuka known in the music industry as Multi Lord has given his verdict of the Nigerian music scene in 2019. The singer who rocked the music scene in 2019 with the single '$150K' and garnering 30…
Copyright Society holds general meeting, rebuilds members’ confidence
Recently, Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (MCSN) had its yearly general meeting. Held in Lagos, the attendance was impressive
Irene Ng’endo Mukii Is Miss Africa
Miss Kenya, Irene Ng’endo Mukii, in the early hours of yesterday, won the 2019 Miss Africa beauty pageant organised by the Cross River State government.