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24 Jul
When exploring the story of Afrobeats, we can’t diminish the input of the Ghanaian music scene because in many ways it helped to finetune the sound that has now taken the world by storm.  Ghanaian Afrobeats have a distinct flavour from the nation's legacy of highlife -- the musical genre which adapts traditional rhythms of…
24 Jul
A few years ago, it was considered important for Nigerian artistes to request their international counterparts for a feature, and the sight of mainstream celebrities and sometimes even pseudo-celebrities “vibing” or listening to our music sent fan bases and sometimes even the artistes themselves into a frenzy. Now, seeing Billie Eilish sing Zlatan Ibile’s music…
20 Feb
If you are a young adult in the city of Lagos or among the artistically liberated young creative crowd, the name Teezee shouldn’t be foreign to you. The Fresh Prince of Lasgidi as he is fondly called is a major player in the entertainment scene in his rights — from curating remarkable events with Nike,…
2 Jan
Looking back at the year in review, it’s safe to say that 2021 has been full of mixed feelings and uncertainty, especially for Nigerians who dealt with a financial crisis and fluctuating forex rates that led to the arrest of an ‘Aboki’ in London. However, amid all the instability, one thing has been consistent: music.…
21 Nov 2021
If you’ve never heard of the term cryptocurrency, it’s possible that you might not be privy to conversations happening on social media and around the world along the lines of tech and finance but not to worry, we’ve gone through the painstaking process of research to bring you verifiable information about this new frontier of…
2 Feb 2021
Luxury German sports car company Porsche in partnership with Nigerian based creatives led by executive producer and male lead Chisom Njoku recently released a premium lifestyle project titled “Luxe Eko”. According to Njoku, the lifestyle project is geared at showcasing the class and elegance domiciled in Lagos, Nigeria through contemporary African fashion, photography, and the…
10 Jan 2021
There has been a phenomenal shift in the global spaces of music, art, and fashion, and African artistes, creators, and designers have positioned themselves as key players in these various niches. One of such shifts happened in fashion and propelled homegrown brands to the forefront. Quality, authenticity, and craftsmanship have separated the wheat from the…
27 Dec 2020
Picture the most dramatic, scary, unpredictable horror film you have ever seen where you thought the world as we know it was coming to an end, then multiply that by one million, that sums up the year 2020. But despite the World War III teasers, nationwide protests, global pandemic, and months of lockdown, some uber-talented…
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15 Nov 2020
In Nigeria, coming from a wealthy elite family means that your life path has almost certainly already been charted for you so you don’t have to stray too far but if you venture out on your own to “do your own thing” and eventually make it big and become a global sensation, you would only…
1 Nov 2020
In 2013, on the remix of Ice Prince’s hit song “Aboki”, Ghanian rapper Sarkodie sang “I pray Chineke go take Wizkid high” and it’s safe to say that little prayer was very well received in the high heavens because 7 years and billions of streams later, Wizkid is one of the most commercially successful African…
14 Aug 2020
A revolutionary, a warrior, a force, a movement, a giant, all characters of Burna boy. On his immediate past album “African Giant”, Burna Boy called for a fearless revolution across the continent and the worldwide diaspora reminding Black people everywhere that “they were Africans before they became anything else”. The album earned the Nigerian artist…
28 Jun 2020
In today’s ever-evolving world, in order to stay ahead of the competition, one must possess a wide range of abilities and take on various challenges but balancing a career spanning different intertwined areas of specialization is a skill possessed by few creatives. And British DJ, presenter, and music producer, Manny Nortè is one of the…

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Byline : Imane Charioui, Director of Francophone Africa, WorldRemit DOUALA, Cameroon, 7 October, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Right from birth, kids begin to actively pick up skills and knowledge as they engage with different environments. From the social skills they learn at home to the hygiene skills taught at school, all contribute to their development, but…
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A Bowen University Professor of Environmental Microbiology, Olatunde Samuel Dahunsi has emerged as the first Nigerian Scientist to win the Harvard Radcliffe Fellowship in 2022/2023 cohort of 50 fellows.
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Over the last twelve years, Nigeria has grown to master the practice of local content, to the extent of mentoring other resource-rich countries such as Uganda in promoting their own industries. Nigeria is one of the few countries to have enacted a primary regulation dedicated to it, with a broad objective to domicile a share…
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The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.
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The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has announced the complete settlement of customers of 20 closed banks whose deposits were trapped in the failed banks, in fulfilment of its promise of protecting depositors in the event of bank failures.