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30 Aug
Afro vibes 2021 began with a bang in Benin city, lit up by the world’s number one vodka, Smirnoff. The infamous party is another refreshing activation by Smirnoff to encourage consumers to break away from the ordinary with deliciously unconventional interactions in an atmosphere devoid of judgement. Social butterflies in Benin city and Asaba hit…
27 Aug
Johnnie Walker returns with the nation’s premier platform for a sensational musical experience – JJW, now Johnnie, Jamz & Whisky; and this time, you get to party along with the Big Brother Naija Housemates retro style!
19 Aug
The third edition of the Quramo Festival of Words, QFest 2021, will start on the 1st of October with the theme: “Transcendence: Words Defying.” In 2020, the Quramo Festival of Words was themed, Creativity Reset: The Future of Words, as a way of interrogating the adjustments resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic, globally. A year after,…
18 Aug
JJW is finally back! Following a year-long hiatus, Johnnie, Jazz & Whisky, the nation’s premier platform for truly sensational music experience is back as Johnnie, Jamz & Whisky with a BBN Edition!
8 Aug
Adebola Williams and Kehinde Daniel broke the internet with their glamorous wedding on Saturday - a big one for the books. Williams, the Co-founder/CEO of RED for Africa, and Daniel, officially tied the knot with a colourful ceremony in Lagos. Photos, videos and Instagram stories from the wedding have literally blanketed social media, as the…
30 Jul 2021
In celebration of World Friendship Day, Mr Dowells, the spirit of true friendship has announced a social media challenge to celebrate friends.
4 Jul 2021
The highly anticipated first-ever 24-hour Amapiano party by Cîroc, in collaboration with South Africa’s TxC DJ duo has been postponed.
1 Jul 2021
World’s oldest Cognac house, Martell in partnership with award-winning fashion designer Iniye Tokyo James popularly known as Tokyo James hosted the private and unveiling The “OSU ” capsule collection that showcased at the 2021 Milan Fashion Week.
29 Jun 2021
This weekend fashion and entertainment’s elite kicked off summer at CÎROC Summer House, the first in a series of day parties offering guests the taste of summer.
23 Jun 2021
Johnnie Walker made a huge post-lockdown comeback in a multi-sensory hangout that had guests treated to a Sip and Paint experience - a select sampling of Johnnie Walker highball cocktail marinated in visual art.
16 Jun 2021
As part of Africa Day and the Africa Union’s celebration of African ‘Arts Culture and Heritage’, Facebook’s ‘Made by Africa: Loved by the World’ campaign chose to celebrate Africa’s growing cultural impact on the world. This initiative aims to highlight outstanding Africans whose efforts have served to place Africa on the global map as a…
16 Jun 2021
Every year, June 16th is the celebration of the International Day of the African Child. It was first established by the OAU in 1991 in honour and memory of the 1976 students uprising in Soweto, South Africa. The day aims at awareness for the situation of children in African, and on the need for contributing…

Guardian Life

1 day ago
Most of its history and culture is lost as the world progresses through modernisation and migration. However, all hope is not lost as certain cultures have found ways to protect their history through oral traditions, written accounts and cultural practices handed down through generations, one of such being Otjize, the red miracle paste of the…
1 day ago
Although it has been approximately 503 years since the demise of Leonardo da Vinci, this prestigious artist somehow still finds time to surface in different eras through his mesmerising artworks. The ingenious artwork Mona Lisa, and more that is known to man, has survived the history of civilization and is still adored by many enthusiasts.…
1 day ago
An apple a day keeps the doctor away. A popular fruit choice, there are over 7,000 different apple species and many varieties from sweet red varieties like Red Delicious, Fuji, Gala to tangy green ones. Loaded with many nutrients and antioxidants, apples hold tremendous health benefits, from improving gut health to preventing chronic diseases. Here…
1 day ago
“If you’re sad, add more lipstick and attack” Coco Chanel Several historical events influenced perceptions that significantly defined the modern-day woman, one of which is the red lipstick. The iconic “red lipstick” has existed for over five thousand years, essentially redefining what characterises the contemporary woman. Though the red lipstick appears small and insignificant, this…
1 day ago
NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna "Gigi" Bryant have been honoured on the second anniversary of their death by a bronze sculpture temporarily erected at the helicopter crash site where they died. The bronze statue created by Dan Medina depicts Kobe and Gigi wearing basketball uniforms, staring at each other lovingly as Gigi…

Music

3 days ago
FAST-rising Afro-RnB singer, Dimeji Ogaosun, professionally known as Dimi Keye has dropped a soul-stirring extended playlist dubbed, Vibe Sessions.  And within this 5-track EP, the young singer project delves deeper into intimate love plains, creating his strongest body of work so far. With three stellar features from prominent vocalists Nitah, Sai, and Eze, respectively, Dimi Keye…
22 Jan
If the inventors of the guitar – from Antonio Jurado, to Christian Martin, George Beauchamp, among others – were alive today, they would be brimming with smiles
21 Jan
2Baba brings smiles to the faces of fans as the season of love draws closer with the release of his Smile music video.  Smile is a song of promise, as the lyrics are a vow of love to a lover, promising to do all that will keep her smiling. In the video, 2Baba and his…
21 Jan
FAST-rising Afro-fusion chanteuse, Charlotte Fenna, is set to extend her blooming discography with a sophomore extended playlist (EP), dubbed Icy Rain. With the 27-year-old singer set to drop the 5-track project in February, anticipation is rife on whether Charlotte would maintain her stellar sound fusion, and witty song writing that colours her discography. However, the singer…
21 Jan
Grammy-award winning singer Adele has announced the postponement of her Las Vegas residency, scheduled to begin on Friday. Adele made this announcement in an emotional video she shared on Instagram apologizing to her fans for rescheduling the concert dates as her team has been "up against so much." Adele said tearfully, "Hi, listen, I'm so…

Film

3 days ago
Kanye 'Ye' West has called out Netflix, requesting that he does final edits on his Netflix docuseries before it's presented to the masses. Taking to Instagram on Friday, Ye wrote that he would like to ensure all T's are crossed and I's dotted before he green lights the three-part series Jeen-Yuhs. "I'm going to say this…
3 days ago
Stella Damasus has revealed on her Instagram page that her mother has passed on. The 43-year-old actress just celebrated the 11th anniversary of her father’s death in January 2021.  The actress who announced her mother’s death shared a  picture of her mother with a caption that read “This is not goodbye, it’s TILL WE MEET…
21 Jan
Nollywood actor Muyideen Oladapo has set his sight on more academic achievements after bagging his Master's degree from the University of Lagos. Popularly known as Lala in the Yoruba film circle, Oladapo hardly cuts a bookish figure. But his desire for more education has been a life-long dream, he said. "I am not relenting because…
20 Jan
With the weekend only a few days away, now's a better time than ever to get your watch list in order. This weekend, take a fun and worthwhile trip down memory lane with old school Nollywood films that bring to mind the good times.  These are 7 classic Nollywood movies you should binge-watch this weekend,…
19 Jan
Nigerian feature film, Eyimofe (This Is My Desire), has made history as the first Nigerian film to earn an NAACP Image Awards nomination. Directed by the Esiri twins – Arie and Chuko Esiri – and presented by GDN Studios, a subsidiary of The Guardian Group, publishers of The Guardian newspapers, Eyimofe received its historic NAACP…