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3 Aug 2015
A moment of silence to Nigeria's very own Fela. We take that back and say Africa's very own. He was a legend and he passed away on the 2nd of August, 1997. For the youngsters who just know the name Fela because he is the King of Afrobeat, Fela is a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist, musician, composer,…
31 Jul 2015
Interviewing creatives is one of the best things to witness. The fire in their eyes, their voices laced with passion and their faces alive with emotions. When we saw what AWCA put together, we knew we had to be a part of it. You rarely hear about the turmoils of creatives. Just the red carpet…
30 Jul 2015
It is just another day to be a proud Nigerian and an awesome African. Yesterday, the longlist, or ‘Man Booker Dozen’, for the £50,000 Man Booker Prize was announced yesterday, Wednesday 29 July 2015 and Nigerian author, Chigozie Obioma's novel, 'The Fisherman' made the longlist along with twelve others. The winner of the Man Booker…
4 Jun 2015
Collectors looking for the next big thing are bidding for its beauty and on their investment to grow exponentially. Wednesday's auction was proof these are safe bets, with a number of world records achieved, the top 10 pictures in the sale were dominated by two Nigerian names, Ben Enwonwu nand Yusuf Grillo. The most valuable…
5 Apr 2015
The concept of the project has been developed by the Kenyan curator Sam Hopkins and being realised at Iwalewahaus in Bayreuth. However, the project has so far been accompanied by two “Mash up the archive-Festivals” in 2012 and 2013 and is being financially supported by ‘Kulturstiftung des Bundes’ and ‘Oberfrankenstiftung’.

Guardian Life

7 hours ago
Known as the GenZ’s favourite app, TikTok is mostly viral for dancing, music, fashion, and tutorials, but it is also filled with a lot of travel destinations to excite the explorer in you. And if you’ve ever stumbled on TikTok’s travel content, you’ll know that there are just some places that are more popular than…
9 hours ago
  Beauty transcends time, whether it is a makeup pattern, hairstyle or nail trend, one thing we can all agree on is that it never goes out of style. With the internet now, trends live forever as they are now enjoyed across continents and can be improved on with the creativity added by others. TikTok…
11 hours ago
THE year is 2022. And Hip Hop music somehow seems to have lost its steam across the Nigerian music community. With most of its adherents leaning towards the cash-grabbing pop-music scene, Nicholas ICatch Up On the TikTok Trends For 2022 hua-Maduenyi, professionally known as Psycho YP, is among the few wunderkinds sparking a new wave…
14 hours ago
TikTok Safety Features As the world took a break and things slowly died down, social media moved on at an even faster pace as people searched for new ways to keep themselves entertained, and maintain communications with their loved ones at the height of what was the biggest shift from reality in the last decade. …
16 hours ago
Following the announcement of its global expansion earlier in the year, leading full-service marketing communications agency, X3M Ideas has received several accolades for work done across client accounts from global festivals and awards like The Luum Awards, The Loeries Awards and the Lisbon Awards to name a few. X3M Ideas bagged over 20 awards for…

Music

1 day ago
In the early hours of yesterday, the Internet went agog following the death of renowned gospel singer, Sammie Okposo at 51. The psalmist and music producer hailed from Ivori-Irri, Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta.
3 days ago
During the FIFA Fan Festival at the Qatar 2022 World Cup, Nigerian music sensation Kizz Daniel gave an outstanding performance. With the current hit song "Cough" (Odo) at his disposal, the singer dazzled an audience of more than 50,000 on Wednesday night. The "Buga" crooner performed live with a live band, and some of the…
4 days ago
Rising singer-songwriter Somadina releases her debut EP HOTHU, “Heart of the Heavenly Undeniable”. To celebrate the project's release, Somadina reveals the brand-new visual for the single “Y I Want U'' directed by 2brthrs, chopped & screwed by her long-standing collaborator, Chukwuka Nwobi. Backed by a band of Nollywood punk-inspired girls, Somadina is uniting women to…
21 Nov
Wizkid and Tems emerged winners at the 2022 American Music Awards (AMA Awards). "Made in Lagos" crooner Wizkid won the inaugural Favorite Afrobeats category at the 2022 American Music Awards. He was nominated alongside Burna Boy, CKay, Tems, and Fireboy Wizkid and Tems also took home the award for the Best R&B Song with Essence. See the full list…
21 Nov
America has opened itself to music sung in foreign languages, passionately receiving groups like BTS and Blackpink from South Korea in the past few years. With Bollywood already rising in popularity in the American movie industry, it’s high time for the United States and the rest of the world to listen to more Hindi music.…

Film

16 Nov
According to insiders, the next Disney picture by Aadrita Mukerji is not a reboot but rather a continuation of the Anne Hathaway-starring series of films. Hathaway has publicly stated her support for a third instalment but does not currently have a contract to do so; nonetheless, it is hoped that she will if the potential…
15 Nov
When Netflix and UNESCO announced winners of the African Folktales Reimagined competition, the list had just one Nigerian, Korede Azeez, among the chosen six. The former BBC Media Action employee speaks to Oris Aigbokhaevbolo about the experience of pitching and shooting her short film, Adieu, Salut, for the global streaming platform. What were you doing…
14 Nov
Written by Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka, “Death and the King’s Horseman,” is a tragic play based on the true events of Elesin Oba; the Yoruba King’s horseman which describes the traditional beliefs of the Yoruba culture as well as their perception of life and death. The recent adaptation of this play is a Netflix…
12 Nov
STAGE and screen actress, producer and Chief Executive Officer of Beeta Universal Arts Foundation (BUAF), Bikiya Graham-Douglas, has announced finalists of the fifth edition of Beeta Playwright competition, organised by BUAF.  According to Bikiya Graham Douglas who is also huncho for the Beeta Arts Festivals (BAF), the top ten finalists emerged from the 794 entries received for…
12 Nov
Delectable actress and Black November star Mbong has remarried eight years after formally divorcing filmmaker Jeta Amata. The 37-year old mother of one got social media space buzzing when she shared photos from her wedding ceremony, which held in Cross Rivers State at the weekend.