Sunday, 5th December 2021
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8 Aug
For Rev. Ime Bassey Ekanem, the author of Nigerian Women and The Way Forward, the role of women in nation building should not be underestimated, even as he stressed the need for gender inclusiveness in the country’s leadership.
1 Aug
Between July 29 and 31, 2021, an unusual group exhibition held at the Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba, Lagos. The first ever art show at the hospital, which is over a century old.
1 Aug
For 17-year-old Ayomide Fadase (AyoSays), art is not just about life, but an indispensable catalyst for connecting people’s hearts with charitable causes.
1 Aug
The Lagos Leg of Düsseldorfer Festival Theatre (Der Welt - Düsseldorf), which started on June 30, came to a successful end on July 4, 2021.
21 Jul
Concerned about the gradual erosion of culture among youths, the Oshodi Arts Gallery, in conjuction with the Federal Ministry of Tourism and National Orientation, has initiated a cultural pageant tagged, Miss Arts. Aimed at stressing beauty, arts and culture, the Miss Arts Nigeria Beauty Pageant show, holding on November 7, will be a personal development…
18 Jul
It was a morning of encomiums and tributes on Saturday, July 10, 2021, as prominent Nigerians, veteran journalists, colleagues; family members and well-wishers celebrated the 87th birthday of Prince Henry Olukayode Odukomaiya.
18 Jul
During one of my times at Leadership newspaper (I had three stints at the Abuja-based newspaper), I had an interesting colleague, Sam Asowata, who was a typical newsroom warlord.
11 Jul
Since the Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange (WSICE) started over a decade ago, it has been a global networking and empowerment platform for like-minded scholars and intellectuals both young and old.
4 Jul
Every film reflects the social, political, economic, cultural, philosophical, technological and artistic developments of the country from where it is produced.
4 Jul
Richard Izege is a contemporary artist. Trained at the Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu and Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, over the years, he has practised his art in a rather multi-dimensional way
27 Jun
The Edo State Government has reiterated its commitment to the construction of the Edo Museum of West African Arts (EMOWAA).
27 Jun
Adedolapo Adekanbi, popularly known as DolapoTheVibe, is a fast-rising Nigerian-American singer, songwriter and performer. DolapoTheVibe, who is in the United States Army


32 mins ago
Two explosions hit UN camps in the northern Mali city of Gao on Sunday, causing damage but no casualties, AFP journalists at the scene said.
45 mins ago
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, says the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is here to stay as its contributions to national development are indisputable.
1 hour ago
Dr Jonathan Obaje, a Nigerian Research Scientist based in Singapore, says since African Omicron discovery, global Clinic data has confirmed that variant of COVID-19 virus is less lethal than earlier variants.
1 hour ago
French far-right presidential candidate Eric Zemmour is to hold his first official campaign rally at a stadium outside Paris on Sunday, with police on high alert over the risk of clashes with protesters.
2 hours ago
Gambians were waiting Sunday to find out the winner of the first presidential election in the tiny West African nation since former dictator Yahya Jammeh fled into exile, with incumbent Adama Barrow enjoying the advantage in partial results.