Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Travel & Art

Travel & Art

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

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...

Wakaabout Series: Passport Africa

In this revealing, inspiring and jaw-dropping piece, Pelu Awofeso guides you through parts of Africa that you may not have previously set foot on.

Eko Atlantic City “Nigeria’s Tourist Heaven” 

Nigeria is looking to diversify its economy away from oil. The federal government plans to build Eko Atlantic City as part of the diversification process. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said...

Nigerian Musicians Seek Partnership with Journalists on National Development

The Performing Musicians Employers Association of Nigeria (PMAN), on Tuesday expressed readiness to partner with the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), Kaduna Chapter, on jobs creation and national development. The group said with such partnerships...

Popular Nigerian Music Producer OJB Jezreel is Dead

Babatunde Okungbowa, Nigerian music producer and writer popularly known as OJB Jezreel has been pronounced dead Tuesday. The artist died after being placed on dialysis for two weeks. He started having medical complications on Monday leading to...
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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.

The Sounds of Kanye West

By Liam Viney If anybody can casually ignite a kind of mini-media-firestorm with the release of an album Waves The Life of Pablo (T.L.O.P), Kanye can. Like the late David Bowie through the 70s and...
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Nollywood Female Film Director Helps to Change Sexist Screen Representations

As Screenwriting Lecturer Radha O'Meara describes the issue of poor female representation in movies has been examined from many angles, from the lack of women in positions in power to investors wary of female-led films....

Wakaabout Series: Lagos, Sex Pods and Robot Radios

The African Futures Festival gives Africans a vision for the future.

Unwind to Rewind This Week in Lagos

The chaos in Lagos, former capital of Nigeria is enough to scare the fainthearted away to isolation that may or may not have resulted from either a mental breakdown or stress! A contemporary city in...

Latest Nigerian News

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...