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6 Jan 2016
AT the last African Cinema Business Symposium, which was held as part of Africa International Film festival in Lagos in November, the African Film Consortium (AFC) in the communiqué they issued after the well-attended symposium called on government across the continent to take more than a passive interest in the affairs of the movie industry in their respective countries.
3 Jan 2016
Royal Arts Academy held its prize-giving day last weekend. Students who performed well were rewarded with cash prizes. Titled Spotlight, students were trained and equipped in the areas of acting, screenwriting, editing and directing necessary for success in the industry.
3 Jan 2016
How do families react to scandals? Why do families fear scandals? Importantly, how do families avoid scandals from breaking among their ranks? Indeed, what armour should families wield against the possibility of scandals breaking?
3 Jan 2016
JAMIU Abiola’s The President Who Never Ruled is a novel. But it is neither a fiction nor a faction. Indeed, it seems novel to present a biography in the form of a novel as the author has done.
3 Jan 2016
The church has been tasked to be agent of nurturing abundant youth talent in the country so as to stem the rising tide of unemployment.
3 Jan 2016
At a period such as the ongoing onslaught of government against looters of Nigerian treasury, artist, Ijalobomo’s visual narrative of probity into the derailment of values prescribes image rebirth for the country.
3 Jan 2016
THE National Troupe of Nigeria took a break off its annual end of year season of theatrical stage performance, which it normally stages at the National Theatre for a performance at the camps of Internal Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Bauchi.
3 Jan 2016
Nigeria’s foremost dairy company, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, made a haul of 13 awards in 2015 from ‘Most Improved’ and ‘Most Respected’ to one of the ‘Best Three Tax Compliant Companies in Nigeria’ awards.
3 Jan 2016
The book has eight chapters and written in Yoruba Language. The book reflects various Yoruba cultural beliefs and practices, ranging from traditional marriage, naming ceremony to polygamy.
3 Jan 2016
As fresh air of hope blows across Nigeria in 2016, a unique exhibition of seven decades of museum collection adds to the new awakening of the country. Currently showing at one of Nigeria’s oldest cultural facilities, National Museum, Onikan, Lagos, the exhibition titled The Nigeria Museums @ 70; An Enduring Legacy has on display quite a vast collection of artefacts that represent the rich diversity of the country.
2 Jan 2016
National Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos, for sometime now, has been in the news, because of government’s plan to give it to private developers for onward development and management.
2 Jan 2016
Unfriendly economic environment caused by highly charged political scene in the first quartre of 2015 appeared to have slowed art activities for greater part of the year. However, Nigerian artists made quite some remarkable impacts at international events, home and abroad.

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Food, food, food... we all love food. Food permeates into our culture and way of life. Aside from the usual communication with food, which begins with the eyes, nose, mouth and stomach, it is textualised into art to the point foods are housed as art forms in museums.​ Food museums are institutions that showcase the…
4 hours ago
Dike Chukwumerije is a famed poet and writer who uses the stage to present his art in spoken words. Being one of Nigeria’s prolific performance poets, his public remarks and poems have inspired discussions about nationalism and identity across the nation. He speaks with Guardian Life about life and work. Kindly tell us about yourself…
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From 'Purple Hibiscus' to style icon, Chimamanda Adiche has certainly crafted a space for both fashion and literary culture to cohabit in equal measure. Inspired by the buy home products to grow the Naira campaign of the Buhari administration in 2016, Adiche launched a "Wear Nigeria" project patronising Nigerian fashion designers for her public appearances.…

Music

1 day ago
Kelechi Emeonye is not your average American-born Nigerian maverick spewing witty bars for public appeal. At the core of the young rapper, professionally known as Kelechief, is a resilient maestro using his music as a bridge to connect Africans from the homeland to the diaspora.
2 days ago
Every music genre has its share of iconic albums that are cherished and seared into fans' minds. With African music, there have been a lot of great African albums in recent years that still top the charts all over Africa. These albums usually hold a special place in the hearts of fans, many of whom look back in awe at what African music has achieved since the genre's inception.
4 days ago
D'Prince is also known as El Jefe, a Nigerian Afropop recording artist, entrepreneur and the CEO Jonzing World record label. El Jefe’s monthly playlist is a curation of his favourite songs of the month He shared the inaugural monthly playlist for the month of January which features 10 songs from Ruger, Millionz, Popcaan, Drake, Rema,…
4 days ago
DJ Neptune has dropped a new single titled 'Bienvenue' featuring Ruger. DJ Neptune taps Ruger for a new thrilling single Bienvenue' which comes through with a crisp tune produced by DJ Neptune, Kukbeatz and Choke Boi. The new year is off to a bang with "Bienvenue," a brand-new classic song from DJ Neptune and also…
30 Jan
First, it sounded strange like a new song without lyrics, but it eventually turned out as absolute ingenuity by Nigerian music sensation, Nwadavid Chibuchi, fondly known as Buchidavidss, who does fusion of afrobeats and alternative music he coined as ‘Afroalte’. Buchidavidss is an extraordinarily talented artiste, who has caught attention on both local and international…

Film

24 Jan
The follow-up to "Girls Trip" transports us to West Africa in Ghana. Co-writer of the original 2017 comedy, writer-director-producer Tracy Oliver during an interview gave an update on the upcoming reunion of Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith, and Tiffany Haddish. During the promotion of her video series 'Harlem', Oliver announced she had a "definitive…
24 Jan
As digital broadcast platforms steadily worm their way into the hearts of television viewers globally, Nigeria and Africa have not been left behind in the fiercely competitive and innovative space. With the youths making up the vast majority of Africa’s population and their tendency to make the digital shift to over the top  (OTT) platforms,…
24 Jan
Ace broadcaster and actor, Destiny Ezeyim popularly known as Brainiac the Radiogad has lamented that most Nigerian movie producers are in the habit of not giving actors their dues. He said producers feel they are doing actors favour by giving them roles. He said: “Most of the time people view Nollywood from the wrong background.…
16 Jan
"Avatar: The Way of Water" easily stayed atop the North American box office for a fifth straight week, taking in an estimated $38.5 million on a long holiday weekend, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations said Sunday.
15 Jan
The AMAA is celebrating its 18th edition in the next few weeks. The founder, Peace Anyiam-Osigwe, is upbeat about its celebration. She says the journey has been an interesting one...