It is said: “Seest thou a man diligent in his work, he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men.” It is a dictum drummed into the ears and impressed upon the minds of children...
Sunmi Smart-Cole is one of Nigeria’s most respected personalities in the photography, hair styling, musical, architectural and horticultural professions.
15 Dec 2019
Across genres and diverse themes, veteran photojournalist, Mr. Sunmi Smart-Cole’s retrospective of 43 years exposes his strength in documentary and social commentary photography.
3 Dec 2019
Nigeria's vice-president Yemi Osinbajo and journalists will be honoured at the 14th Wole Soyinka Awards for Investigative Reporting. The award ceremony organised by Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) is slated for Monday, December 9 at the Main Hall of NECA House, Hakeem Balogun Street, Off Lateef Jakande Road, Agidingbi, Ikeja Lagos. Veteran photojournalist…
10 Nov 2019
Photo Journalists Association of Nigeria’s (PJAN) will hold its yearly conference on December 6, 2019, in Lagos. On Friday, members of the association paid a courtesy visit to the veteran photojournalist..
10 Apr 2018
Renowned photojournalist, Sunmi Smart-Cole, who was former photo editor of The Guardian newspaper, former editor of Lagos Life, and Director at ThisDay, has been discharged after a week-long admission in a Lagos hospital, where he was treated for injuries he sustained from presidential security men who manhandled him during President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Lagos…
14 Mar 2017
As a memorabilia for his brilliant contributions to the Nigerian media landscape, journalists have been urged to show support for the mutual fund scheme initiated for the children...
26 Sep 2016
Family, friends and well-wishers gathered at the All Saints Church, Yaba, Lagos, yesterday, to celebrate the 75th birthday of ace photographer, Sunmi Smart-Cole.
24 Sep 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with ace photographer, media entrepreneur and author, Sunmi Smart-Cole, who will be celebrating his 75th birthday on Sunday.