Monday, February 19, 2018
Travel & Art

Travel & Art

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

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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Mai Atafo: Spotting Potential in Artistic Collaborations [LEMONADE]

Beyonce, unarguably has the power to break the internet less with just her body but her entire body of work. The most recent successive internet drop that has fans, stans and haters alike in frantic...

Poet’s Residency in Lagos

By Babatunde Odubanwo On Monday February 15, 2016, all roads led to the Virgin Rose Resort on Victoria Island where history was made not only for the two pioneering poets in residency - Adefolami Ademola...

Ogun State Government Hosts its Annual Drum Festival (Video)

Preparations are in top gear by the Ogun State Government to host the Ogun Drum Festival at the Cultural Center, Kuto, Abeokuta from April 19-22. The Ogun State Government through the Ministry of Information and Culture...
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Cultural Activists Strive to Preserve Ethnic Languages in Nigeria

There are more than 250 ethnic languages spoken in Nigeria. Many are sadly, becoming extinct. With the amalgamation of a historic land mass and former kingdom by our British colonizers into a country we now...
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African Children’s Book The Quest for the Gem of Arubia

Albinos are being celebrated through The Quest For the Gem of Arubia, the highly anticipated African storybook, that gives power to the albino child in the face of bullying.
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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...

Migrants & Miscreants: The Illuminating Art of Muyiwa Akinwolere

Nigerian artist, Muyiwa Akinwolere chronicles the terrorism of Boko Haram in Nigeria and the refugee crisis across Europe through his unique art.

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...
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Video: 10 + 1 Little Known Sites in Nigeria Captured on Film

By Taiwo Obe Picturesque places, outstanding people and awesome hangouts make Africa’s most populous country tick. The stunning Gurara Falls in Nigeria's Niger State are one of central Nigeria's biggest tourist attractions. The beautiful natural scenery...

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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...