Drop Charges Against Atiku, Creative Industry Group Cries Out
A group of practitioners in Nigeria’s creative industry has petitioned Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, the Atorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Lagos State, Mr. Kazeem Adeniji and Lagos State Police Commissioner, Mr. Fatai Owoseni to intervene and free lagos-based performance artist, Mr. Jelili Atiku, from illegal detention.
Literature:Folklorist Maps History Of Hometown, Biu
ALTHOUGH history is a very interesting and engaging subject that provides a bridge between the past and present and also clears a path to the future, Nigeria has become poorer for taking history out of secondary school curriculum.
Ogba Zoo Threatened By Menace Of Land Grabbers
As pillaging and wanton destruction of the last of Edo State’s urban forestry assets within Ogba Zoo and Nature Park continues unabated and now assuming dangerous dimensions....
Snapped Nigeria: Another Opportunity For Nigerian Filmmakers
There is an opportunity for Nigerian directors and actors to be part of an innovative ‘social movie’ collaborative film project. The collaborative project dubbed Snapped Nigeria will hold in Lagos this January and February 2016.
Theatre: Jungle Justice… A Kangaroo Court In Session
MANY have likened the spate of rash and contradictory judgments and pronouncements from Nigeria’s judiciary to what happens in a kangaroo or banana republic. In fact, pronouncements from Nigerian courts sometimes leave serious-minded people in open-soul amazement as only a dysfunctional system could produce such judicial charade.
Serge Noukoue Dreams Big For Nollywoodweek In Paris
Usually, by this time annually, preparations for NollywoodWeek in Paris, the yearly film festival that showcases the best of the Nigerian film industry to the European audience gets underway.
In Amazon Kindle, Bisi Daniels Finds Literary Food
BISI Daniels, Nigeria’s leading adventure novelist and prolific author has launched revised editions of some of his bestselling novels of the popular investigative journalist, Peter Abel’s thriller series and other books on Amazon Kindle.
Two Comedies Take To The Stage In Abuja
Sheraton Hotel, Abuja will bubble with life as two stage comedies, Ahmed Yerima’s ‘The Lottery Ticket’ and Jerry Alagbaoso’s Specks in Our Eyes’ will be staged there on Sunday, December 13, 2015.
Finalists emerge for Vision of the Child 2015 contest
LAST week 60 finalists in the Vision of the Child (VOTC) 2015 competition for primary and secondary school students in Lagos State in yhe age range 9-12. The contest has as theme ‘The Road to Sambisa’ and is organised by Lagos Black Heritage Festival (LBHF) in which Prof. Wole Soyinka has been consultant since inception.…
Debie Rise dazzles at the Vanguard Personality Awards
FAST rising female singer, Debie Rise, was a delight to watch at the Vanguard Personality of the Year Award held at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos. At this year’s ceremony, the young star dazzled with her vocal strength and previously unknown dexterity on guitar. Debie Rise who is signed to…