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26 Feb 2015
THE main auditorium of the University of Lagos, Akoka, will be agog on Sunday, March 15, when the first edition of the long-awaited The Lemuel Iyalla Classic Concert in Mars comes calling. In a chat, founder of the evening event, Lemuel Iyalla, disclosed that the concert would feature comedy performances and other side attractions for…
26 Feb 2015
AFTER the successful completion of two editions, organizers are set to hold the 3rd edition of model competition tagged ‘Pearl Look 2015’, which is a fresh initiative born out a desire to give back to the society by empowering young ladies. The event is designed in such a way that each contestant participating in the…
Desmond-Ovbiagele--25-2-15
24 Feb 2015
IT was not all together a good outing for Nollywood at this year’s edition of the Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) in Los Angeles, which ended on February 15, 2015. Apart from Kunle Afolayan’s October 1 and Lancelot Oduwa Imaseun’s Invasion 1897, which had an impressive showing, the other Nollywood films like A Place in…
24 Feb 2015
A new book, The Nigerian Diplomatic Practice, authored by a renowned diplomat, Ambassador Lawrence Oladejo Oyelakin, has revealed how impatience by Nigerians has extremely made it difficult for any government to rule the country successfully. The book launch attracted both serving and retired Nigerian diplomats.   The 801-page book, recently presented to the pubic by…
24 Feb 2015
THE 9th edition of the yearly Jos Festival of Theatre 2015 is billed to open in Jos, Plateau State from March 10 to 14, 2015. The festival will feature five plays, with a pre-festival play to be staged a few days to the official opening.   With Telling Untold Stories... Making a Difference through the…
Eniyan
20 Feb 2015
GEORGE Burns, the American entertainer and writer, must have tasted the two worlds of haves and have-nots, when he succinctly said, “when you stop giving and offering something to the rest of the world, it’s time to turn out the lights.”   The reality of this universal truism was brought to the front burner in…
Wiley-in-retrospection-
20 Feb 2015
OEUVRE of 14 years titled Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic, which features 60 paintings of the African American artist of Nigerian origin opens from today, and ends on May 24, 2015 at Gerald Cantor Gallery Brooklyn Museum, New York, U.S.    According to a brief posted on the museum’s website, the exhibition raises questions about…
 

Guardian Life

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Just as most beliefs, the Yoruba culture includes a world of myths, allegories, poetry and the love and wisdom of the Ifa divination system which helps to remind the Yoruba people of their past and customs that have survived through history and have helped shape their literature and religion as we know it today. Yoruba…
7 hours ago
September 10 of every year is dedicated to preventing suicide in our society. The 2022 World Suicide Prevention Day theme is “Creating Hope through Action.” The World Health Organization estimates that about 703,000 people die from suicide every year. That translates to about one suicide death every 44 seconds and 1,926 deaths every day. The…
9 hours ago
Bread is one type of food that can be eaten in a thousand ways and cheesy-bread is one of them. This easy to make cheesy-bread recipe that you will love to try out. CHEESY-BREAD Say Cheese!!! INGREDIENT 3 cups Bread flour Cheese 2 ¼ Dry yeast 2 tbsp Powdered milk 14 cup Sugar 1 tbsp…
10 hours ago
A theme park is a park that features numerous attractions, such as rides, games, funfairs, carnivals, exhibitions, shows, shopping areas, and resorts. Theme parks are a type of amusement park that is designed with a central theme or a subject that displays various parts of that theme. These types of parks attract millions of people…
12 hours ago
What is it about being surrounded by greenery that just makes things feel cleaner and fresher, whether or not, the plants purify the air? House plants are unpopular and relegated home decoration that is usually not considered when setting up the home. But this gift of nature spruce up the place, giving that finishing touch…

Music

1 day ago
Major Lazer and emerging South African superstars Major League DJz unveil a new collaborative track, “Koo Koo Fun,” featuring Nigerian icon Tiwa Savage and DJ Maphorisa—listen here. Much more music from Major Lazer and Major League DJz is imminent. Marking Major Lazer’s first new music since last year, the track pulls from Amapiano, a South…
1 day ago
When Hart Idawarifagha Ishmael was barely 7 years old, he saw his father shot in the waist by a policeman, while peacefully protesting against rampant oil spills in his native Niger Delta community...
2 days ago
Stormzy a British superstar recently released long his awaited music video for 'Mel Made Me Do It', and guess what? It features a prominent football personality; Jose Mourinho and an athlete Usain Bolt. The song being termed the rappers best song so far and the MC's first solo in three years, is rich in catchy…
2 days ago
Popular rapper and music producer, Jude Lemfani Abaga, better known by his stage name M.I Abaga, recently married Eniola Mafe in a public ceremony. On September 22, 2022, a traditional wedding ceremony was held for the pair in Lagos. Following the celebration, a video of the occasion went viral online, showing the music singer and…
2 days ago
Wizkid,  will play in London's Roundhouse as part of Apple Music Live and premiere songs from his anticipated fifth studio album. Fans in London will be the only ones able to watch the live broadcast on September 27, but 165 other countries will also be able to access the Grammy-winning musician's performance the same month.…

Film

17 Sep
The premiere of the long-awaited action-packed flick, Road to Jabi, took place recently at the Silverbird Cinema, Abuja. The event had both old and young movie lovers in their numbers, smiling their way to the red carpet. Road to Jabi is the first of its kind, produced by OPTICS Production Company. According to the movie director, "This…
14 Sep
The recently released film "The Woman King" is a film built on the historical tale of the African kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s. Its remains can be found in present-day Benin. The film chronicles the historical tale of a troop of all-female warriors known as the Agojie/Agoji; who possess abilities and ferocity unmatched by…
14 Sep
According to actor Jimmy Odukoya, it's crucial to present the authentic African story in films in order to preserve Africa's culture and traditions. The actor discussed his part in the recently released film The woman king in an interview. While sharing his experience on set, the actor noted that telling African stories through film preserves…
14 Sep
Shortly after the film adaptation of Wole Soyinka's "Death and The King's Horseman" into "Elesin Oba", another of his work "The Man Died" will also be adapted into a film. The 1972 memoir "The Man Died," written by Nobel Prize winner Wole Soyinka about his time in jail, will be made into a motion picture.…
14 Sep
Prime Video today announced an exclusive overall deal with one of Nigeria’s leading filmmakers, Jáde Osiberu, the creator of film and series hits Sugar Rush, Isoken, and Gidi Up, as well as highly anticipated upcoming Amazon Original movie Gangs of Lagos. Osiberu’s three-year deal will include the creation of Original scripted TV and movie concepts,…