Friday, November 24, 2017
Travel & Art

Travel & Art

Discover Nigeria and Africa with all it has to offer in traveling and art

Exclusive: The Multiple Purposes of the Lagosian Streets Through Photos

By Olutayo Irantiola Lagos is a place where every little opportunity must be maximized. This is the case of Ajiboye Street at Ketu-Alapere. This street serves different purposes for different sets of people at different...

Yoruba Parents Accused of Creating a Gap Between Children and Their Roots

By Olutayo Irantiola Yoruba parents have been accused of creating a gap between their children and their roots through the systematic neglect of the language. This was unveiled at "Yorùbá Lákòtun", a quarterly cultural program...
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Davido Signs Mayor Kun to His Record Label

By Olutayo Irantiola Nigerian pop star, Davido has signed Mayowa Adewale aka Mayor Kun, Nollywood actress Toyin Adewale's son to his record label known as HKN Gang. An interactive session between Davido and the media happened on...

Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon

Nike Campbell-Fatoki's latest book published this year, Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon, is a contemporary short story collection comprised of ten short stories about Nigerians living in Nigeria and the Diaspora. "The stories address societal issues that...
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Movie Review: Mildred Okwo’s Suru L’ere

By Tolulope Saba Suru l'ere is one movie I have honestly anticipated since sometime last year. This is when I saw some BTS photos, and I mean it’s Mildred Okwo’s third film (I should have easily...

Art Takes a Stand at the Largest International Trade Fair in Africa

The largest international trade show is held annually in Nigeria. Hundreds of companies travel from different provinces in Nigeria and different countries in Africa to exhibit at the Lagos International Trade Fair. The fair is...

Wizkid Releases Second Summer Jam – Like This

It might not surprise you to know that Drake‘s musical roots aren’t dancehall. His megahit One Dance featured the work of Nigerian artist Wizkid who added authentic flavor to the track which was a...

Nigeria is a Force to Be Reckoned With – Adebunmi Adeniran

Nailangs has become a name synonymous with a virtual keyboard that has the ability to write 12 Nigerian languages with tonal marks. This is a great attempt at preserving Nigerian language, considered as part...

The Myths and Mysteries of Oke Ado Mountain

By Funmilayo Ajala My last road trip took me to the top of Olumo Rock in Abeokuta, Ogun State in South West Nigeria. Few weeks after that experience, I went on yet another rock climbing...
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Nollywood and the Cannes Film Festival

By Ekenyerengozi Michael Chima “I was gripped by a need to discover Africa. Not just Senegal, but just about the entire continent… I became aware that I had to learn to make films if I...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...