60 years of TV broadcasting: Awolowo, Enahoro eulogised
Considering their role in pioneering television broadcasting in Nigeria and Africa, the former Premier of the defunct Western Region, Chief Obafemi Awolowo and his Information Minister, Chief Anthony Enahoro, has been lauded and eulogized for putting the region in the world map.
Avalanche of congratulations for star actor, Yinka ‘Masomo’ Quadri at 60
When he clocked 50, members of the Odunfa Caucus, a group of A-list actors that are well regarded in the Yoruba home video circle, rolled out the red carpet, and for one week they celebrated their leader and one of the industry’s great actor, producer and director.
At Duro Ladipo lecture, stakeholders task government on Yoruba language, values
The Centre for Black Culture and International Understanding (CBCIU), Abere, Osun State, two weeks ago, was the cynosure of eyes, as art and culture enthusiasts, the academia, royalty, students and theatre practitioners converged on the institute for the second Duro Ladipo....
Duro Ladipo: Remembering iconic playwright 41 years after
When Duro Ladipo established the popular Mbari Mbayo Club, as a melting pot of culture in the 60s, little did he know that he was instituting a legacy to inspire and nurture finest...
Duro Ladipo: Remembering an iconic playwright, forty-one years after
When Duro Ladipo established the popular Mbari Mbayo Club, as a melting pot of culture in the 60s, little did he know that he was instituting a legacy to inspire and nurture finest contemporary renowned African artists such as Chief Taiwo Olaniyi Oyewale (Twins Seven-Seven), Chief Muraina Oyelami, Chief Jimoh Buraimoh, Ademola Onibonokuta, and a…
CBCIU, Duro Ladipo family partner to celebrate Oba Koso Heritage
The Centre for Black Culture and International Understanding (CBCIU) has set in motion plans to celebrate the cultural master of stage theatre icon and playwright...
Fela and his Kalakuta Queens, the new stage production on the Fela Years, will animate conversations among theatregoers for a while.