The journey to end the defacing of naira
Sir: Nigerians woke up to the news that the Central Bank of Nigeria has given a verdict that mobile courts will start to sentence people to jail for hawking; spraying money in ceremonies amongst others. This has become a cliché in the society and the Central Bank has been like a toothless bulldog on the…
Olasode in search of Africa’s stolen treasure
Former President of Performing Musicians Employers Association of Nigeria (PMAN) and one of country’s foremost filmmakers, Obafemi Lasode, has said his latest movie, Africa’s Stolen Treasures, is ready to hit the cinemas.
Tee Mac, Orits Wiliki drum support for new PMAN President
Following the resignation of former president of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria, PMAN, Keston Okoro, the National Working Committee of the artistes’ body, activated Rule 12 sub section 2 and rule 13 sub section 4 clause of its constitution and the First Vice President, Dr. Gbenga Falope Jnr. was sworn in last week as…
How artistes can make money selling their music in 2018
Through the years, Nigerian artistes have endured a love-hate relationship with Alaba distributors - cutting deals with the same group of people pirating your music is akin to dining with the devil...
At last, FG grants creative industry pioneer status
Few weeks after the Creative Industry Financing Conference hosted by the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture, the Federal Government has granted ‘Pioneer Status’ to the Creative Industry...
Okoroji berates PMAN for disparaging Minister over summit
Chief Tony Okoroji has berated the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN) for disparaging Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, over the recently held Creative Industry Summit in Lagos.
Freedom Park steams Jazz for Lagos at 50
From a humble beginning few years ago, the yearly Lagos International Jazz Festival has become a major part of the city’s events calendar, with notable stars on parade.
John Mako’s Piagbuo Ndi Irom set for launch May 20
No doubt, gospel singer, John Maduekwe, well known as John Mako is one artiste, who has determined to carve a niche for himself with his brand of gospel music, which is often laden with messages.