Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Travel & Art

Travel & Art

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

Wizkid and Olamide’s Hit Songs Banned by Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation

In a bid to "sanitize" the Nigerian music industry of immoral songs and semi-nude music videos, the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has placed a ban on the videos of popular music stars. Videos such...

Akon Continues to Invest Millions in Africa

Always one to surprise, Senegalese born music superstar Akon, seems set to make his biggest impact across the continent yet, as his electric power initiative - Lighting Africa - gears up to bring affordable,...

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...

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...

BET Awards 2016, Glitz and Glamour; Wizkid, Skepta, Akon and More Take Home Trophies

It was electrifying as Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar took the stage at the 2016 BET Awards presented live on Sunday, June 26, in Los Angeles, California. The pop and rap superstars, got everyone into...

Wakaabout Series: Nigeria’s Little Known Achoncho Festival

By Pelu Awofeso Plateau State is the twelfth largest state of Nigeria, and is located approximately in the center of the country. Carved out of the old Benue-Plateau State in 1976, Hausa is the main...
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Beloved Artists Who Passed on in the First Quarter of 2016

Within the first three months of the year, different artists have bid the world farewell in Nollywood and in the Nigerian music industry. NoMoreLoss Veteran musician/comedian, and all around outstanding personality – Mr. Olumuyiwa "Nomoreloss" Osinuga,...

Fisayo Longe, A Member of the Fashion Elite

By Gloria Adeyeye Quick facts Instagram: 51.8k followers and rising Facebook: 2,730 likes Twitter: 2,452 followers Labels: Asos, Marc Jacobs, Top Shop, Louis Vuitton, Zara, and the list goes on Locations: Istanbul, London, Miami, Ibiza, Paris, Casares, Lagos and the list goes...
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#BlackHistoryMonth Video: A Day at the Museum

Walk through history and pop culture with these shots. If we do not learn from our history we are doomed to repeat it. The short photo film includes shots from inside and outside the California...
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Beasts of No Nation’s Abraham Attah Set to Become Ghana’s Tourism Ambassador

With his feature film debut in Beast of No Nation, 14 year old Ghanaian Actor, Abraham Attah has been on the rise in the international movie industry. Just recently, he bagged a Netflix scholarship, the Marcello Mastroianni...

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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...