Plateau plans to host mother of all NAFEST in 2020
Plateau State has begun preparations towards a successful hosting of the 2020 edition of the National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST).
Kehinde of Lijadu sisters dies
Kehinde of Lijadu Sisters musical fame has died. She died on Friday night, aged 71. Her twin sister, Taiwo, broke the news, according to sources.
At LABAF 2019, book, art overrun Lagos
All is set for the 2019 Lagos Book and Art Festival, LABAF. The festival, which opens tomorrow, ends on Sunday, November 10, 2019. The festival will hold at the Freedom Park, Lagos, said the organisers, Committee for Relevant Art, CORA.
Temiloluwa Fosudo in another episode of Trauma
If only the world can pay more attention to the counsel of Jeffery Farnol, a British writer, on vengeance, there will be some measure of peace on earth. Having seen the evils of personal and group requital, the writer said: “Vengeance is an emptiness and he that seeketh it, wasteth himself.”
At Omu-Aran day, cultural glitz, colour, glamour fuse
Ancient Igbomina town of Omu-Aran, headquarters of Irepodun Council of Kwara State, gleefully showcased its rich cultural heritage on Saturday, October 19, 2019 when its fifth Omu-Aran Day ceremony held with fanfare.
Konya Shamsrumi gets new head
The poet, SAI Sabouke, has been appointed Managing Editor of Konya Shamsrumi. This decision was arrived at after the departure of pioneer Managing Editor, Kechi Nomu, months ago. Prior to now, Richard Ali managed the collective in the interim. Sabouke has previously served as a columnist.
For a better Nigeria, radio drama, Atlantic city births
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Burna Boy is AFRIMMA 2019 artist of the year
he Afrimma 2019 Awards & Music Festival literally shut down the city of Dallas as a plethora of African stars and fans descended on the historic city. It was a night of beauty, culture and most importantly a celebration of African music and talents on the world stage hosted by Basketmouth and Dj Poizon Ivy.
What to know about galleries, museums
Art galleries and art museums are both places to see and experience art. Galleries and museums share some characteristics; for example, the artworks are typically shown in pristine empty spaces with minimal distraction and controlled lighting to showcase the exhibited art.