Nigeria’s foremost talent hunt competition for indigenous music, Ariya Repete, has returned with another edition. Last Wednesday, November 11, 2020, this year’s edition tagged, Ariya Repete - Omoluabi Special, was kick-started.
Irie Vibes 2020 holds tomorrow in Lagos
Irie Vibes, an art and music event, and also a platform for the prevention and eradication of Cervical Cancer, is set to hold tomorrow at the Lagos Fringe Festival, Freedom Park, Lagos.
Ghost of Maroko resurrects in a place called Lekki
It was the late Ronald Wilson Reagan, the Hollywood actor and unionist, who later became the 40th President of the United States of America that said: “As government expands, liberty contracts.”
Hollywood producer Greg Osayande-Aghaze to Buhari: Take advantage of Nollywood
Nigerian-Hollywood producer, Greg Osayande-Aghaze has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to take advantage of the Nollywood...
How Umukoro shaped our career path - Students
Matthew Mevayerho Umukoro is not an academic, who wears his calling like a cross. Neither is he a lecturer, who will glide through a crowd of students breathing down on them like a demi-god. He is one teacher who will rather concentrate on his work than make noise about himself. He is a simple, silent…
Strengthening creative sector through improved rights for artists, performers
The Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances officially entered into force on April 28, 2020, three months after the deposit of 30 instruments of ratification to the treaty by member states of the World Intellectual Property Organisation.
For fleet footed, dance on, heal the world
It was the late music legend, Michael Jackson, who said, “consciousness expresses itself through creation. This world we live in is the dance of the creator. Dancers come and go
Osetura Hubert Adedeji Ogunde, 30 years after
Many of the millennia might not be well familiar with the name, but for those born in the 50s, 60s, 70s and early 80s, Hubert Adedeji Ogunde was a colossus whose many works of art queries government officers’ malfeasance.
SONTA, content developer seal N1b production deal
A creative content development firm and parent company of Campus Prowler – Plume and Partner Limited — has signed a production agreement with the Society of Nigerian Theatre Artists (SONTA).
Ade Olufeko's cultureshock story as an innovator and his likes is what Lagos continues to leverage
It came as a service call for one Nigerian as an invitation to speak on culture, alongside the Ooni of Ife and the Lagos State government in the upcoming 2020 Magodo Cultural Festival this June.
Tunji Joseph's 'White Board Black Pieces' to stage at Lagos Theatre Festival 2020
Nigerian-British actor Olatunji Joseph is set to stage his play in Lagos, Nigeria. The 25-year-old actor who is currently in Nigeria to take part in the annual Lagos Theatre Festival, Nigeria's largest performing arts festival, will in his play explore what it means to be black in the white-dominated West. Titled Whiteboard, Black pieces: Race…