IamAFRICA Short Film Competition on YouTube
Arrangements are in top gears for the first iamAFRICA Short Film Competition. The project is a collaboration between the Pan African Film Festival...
JP Clark’s Wives’ revolt showcases remedy for social disorder
Aristotle, in one of his write-ups, said: “In revolutions, the occasions may be trifling, but great interests are at stake.”
MUSON honours centenarian Akintola Williams with concert
Mr. Akintola Williams has achieved so much in life. He is the first chartered accountant from Africa. He was also appointed a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE). He also has the award of CFR (Commander of the Federal Republic). He has presided over numerous private and governmental bodies. However,…
Higher institutions’ music competition season two begins
Following the recorded success at the maiden Campus Classicals music reality show, the organisers have unveiled plans for its second season.
Pour your talents into many outlets – Akogo
Banker turned actor and radio presenter Ifeanyi Akogo, who played the role of “Boniface” in the recently concluded AM Battleground TV Series has voiced his views on the criticisms faced by entertainers when they are perceived by the public to be switching career paths. According to Akogo, "every artiste has multiple talents, and not just…
Nigeria, Ghana in cine wedlock, set for joint film festival
Long dominated by Hollywood and Bollywood, film is a burgeoning industry across Africa. From Nigeria to Ghana, South Africa to Senegal, Burkina Faso and Uganda, African filmmakers are beginning to make a name for themselves on global screens.
Biyi Bandele’s Rain set for the stage in Lagos
Rain, an absurd but funny play of two crazy street sweepers who find their mental balance in telling each other tall stories that reflect their warped state of mind, made up of and by the state of the nation, will hit the stage at Terra Kulture’s Theatre Arena, Victoria Island, Lagos, on Sunday, August 25, 2019. It is a production of Park Theatre Lagos.
Hear Word! toes to Edinburgh International Festival
The critically acclaimed stage play, Hear Word! Naija Woman Talk True, is among plays to be performed at this year’s Edinburgh International Festival holding in Scotland. The play addresses real-life issues such as gender inequality, domestic violence, abuse, disrespect, bravery, sisterhood, and transformation.
Ali baba: It’s an honour to see upcoming comedians use my jokes
The iconic and trailblazing grandmaster comedian, Ali Baba, has said it is always an honour to see upcoming and even established acts in the comedy sector use his jokes as platform for building their careers. He likened the phenomenon to wannabe contestants on both the X-Factor and American Idol singing the songs of known legends like Whitney Houston and Adele to gain recognition and find their own voices.
AFRIMMA unveils 2019 award nominees, event slated for October
For Mavin star , Divine Ikubor, popularly known as Rema, this, indeed, is the best of times. The artist, who has stunned the African music scene with his style and talent, continues to blaze the trail.