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26 Sep 2021
The Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilisation (CBAAC) has repackaged celebration of black and African culture with an assemblage of famous black leaders.
1 Aug 2021
The Testimony Place, Oniru, Lekki, Lagos, recently, was agog with festivities, as the facility hosted the African child celebration. Themed African Culture Fit for Children, the event, which was...
7 Jul 2019
Pan-Africanism and the Forging of a New African Identity in the 21st Century was the theme of the 2019 conference organised by the Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilisation (CBAAC). The two-day conference, which held recently in Abuja, in collaboration with the Department of History and Diplomatic Studies, University of Abuja, brought together…
26 Jun 2019
It was glitz, glamour and razzmatazz at the inaugural edition of the Lekki International Film Festival, which was concluded on Saturday night with a gala/award ceremony.
17 Nov 2018
Gabriel Olatunde Babawale, Professor of Political Economy at the University of Lagos has made landmark contributions to scholarship and national development. His giant strides as the Director-General, the Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilisation (CBAAC) between 2006 and 2014 remain evergreen. However, Babawale, now a Commissioner at the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission…
12 Aug 2017
To create an enabling environment for the unification of all Igbo’s across the globe towards establishing a functional networking base, veteran musician and culture promoter, Chris Mba, has unveiled Alaigbo Cultural Festival.
18 Jun 2017
If there’s any structure in Lagos that distinctly portrays the city as a centre for arts and culture in Nigeria, it’s the iconic National Arts Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos.
23 May 2017
The stagnation and indifference witnessed in the culture and tourism arm of the ministry of information and culture, sends negative signal, not only to the art community but the nation’s cultural landscape.
13 May 2017
As part of the ongoing effort to revive Nigeria’s economy and entrench it on the part of sustainable growth, Motherland Beckons has launched a new tourism and creative art initiative...
7 May 2017
The infamous ‘Point-of-No-Return’ through which Africans were forced out of the continent in millions as slaves centuries ago before the TransAtlantic Slave Trade...
11 Mar 2017
Stakeholders in the music and entertainment industry have highlighted the vital connection between music, entertainment and culture.
8 Jan 2017
When Information and Culture Minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, was asked early last year to comment on the amount allocated to the ministry in the 2016 budget, a little over N45.1 billion...


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Aston Villa climbed above Chelsea and into the top half of the Premier League table with a 2-0 win at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
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Fourteen miners were missing and feared dead in Burundi on Saturday after flash floods swept into a pit where they were searching for gold, the local government administrator told AFP.
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Policing the "city that never sleeps" is no easy task even on a typical day -- so New York law enforcement agencies are taking no chances ahead of Donald Trump's high-profile court appearance next week, bracing for protests for and against the first indictment ever of a former US president.
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Iranian authorities ordered the arrest of two women, the judiciary said Saturday, after a viral video appeared to show them being attacked by a man for not wearing the hijab.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the amendment of the 2022/2023 Deep Offshore oil block mini-bid process to accommodate concerns raised by potential local and international investors.