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10 Nov 2021
Professor of Dance Studies at the Performing Arts Department, Faculty of Arts, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), Kwara State, Jeleel Ojuade, will, tomorrow
20 Feb 2020
Two occurrences under consideration, first in 2019 in Nigeria and France in 2017 include criticism which assailed the Muhammadu Buhari government announcement that it is considering...
25 Dec 2019
Joseph Alufa Igbinovia is not a celebrity, who will glide through crowds of tourists and local revelers astride an elaborate float of the Edo regalia.
1 Dec 2019
Social media and smartphones have had significant impact on art world. Digital has put power in the hands of collectors and aficionados to search at will for information, as well as to choose among a myriad of means in order to acquire art.
20 Oct 2019
That the country’s National Theatre environment needs a transfiguration, no doubt, is an understatement. A large expanse of its land is still ensconced by swap and canal waiting for the benign encounter with a ‘messiah’.
18 Nov 2018
Arrangements are reaching conclusive stages for the hosting of Ondo State Arts and Cultural Festival, ONDOFEST 2018.
20 Dec 2017
The American Embassy in Abuja recently hosted a screening of Grammy-nominated film, The Music of Strangers. There were over 100 people gathered...
10 Dec 2017
FESTAC ’77 came to an end with an international symposium to mark the weeklong celebration of Africa’s cultural fiesta held 40 years after ago in Lagos.
26 Nov 2017
The eight edition of the Annual Lagos Photo Festival begins November 24, running through to December 15, 2017, at the African Artistsí Foundation, the main venue of the event.
12 Nov 2017
Lagos Photo will feature a number of new works, some produced on commission in partnership with Lagos Photo like Osborne Macharia’s ‘No Touch Am’ 2017, Leonce Raphael Agbodgelou’s ‘Love and Fear Woman’ 2017...
8 Nov 2017
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed have commended the vision behind the Festival of African Arts and Culture, held in 1977 (FESTAC ’77), saying it was a challenge to the unmitigated assault visited on the black race through the monstrosity of 400 years of slave trade on Africans…
7 Nov 2017
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, have commended the vision behind the Festival of African Arts and Culture, held in 1977 (FESTAC ’77)...

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