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LITERATURE
Pop-lit and the Literature Market

Pop-lit and the Literature Market

November 11, 2015 / by William Moore in Literature

In any free market economy, the underlying assumption is that consumer demands form the basis of market creation and sustenance. That is to say, if there is demand for a...

LIFESTYLE
Easy ways to lose the Christmas Weight

Easy ways to lose the Christmas Weight

January 25, 2016 / by Oyinkan Braithwaite in Lifestyle

I know I don’t speak for myself when I say that I got stuffed this Christmas. I might as well have been the turkey! But it is a new year...

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MUSIC

The Mind Is Listening

Music |
November 09, 2015

The Mind Is Listening

Drums, strings, clarinet, the piano, saxophone and trombones combine to make jazz. There is literally music for every mood. Music is the best company you can ever have. It holds...


What's in a Beat Anyway?

Music |
October 27, 2015

What’s in a Beat Anyway?

I vividly remember a conversation with an aspiring DJ friend of mine in England about the place of lyricism in music. Over a classic British cup of tea, he thought...


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FILM & TV

‘76′, POST-CIVIL WAR TALE

Film and TV |
February 05, 2016

‘76′, POST-CIVIL WAR TALE

Africa Magic has partnered with Adonis Productions and Princewill’s Trust to produce ‘76, a tale of love, trust, faith and family set against the backdrop of war and nation building....


TAIWO AJAI-LYCETT TURNS 75

Film and TV, Performing Arts |
February 01, 2016

TAIWO AJAI-LYCETT TURNS 75

On Wednesday February 3, internationally acclaimed Nigerian actress, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett will mark her 75th birthday with a book launch at the MUSON Centre, Lagos from 10am. Ajai-Lycett’s extensive stage and...


Review of Skinny Girl In Transit

Film and TV |
November 04, 2015

Review of Skinny Girl In Transit

Skinny Girl in Transit is a web series produced by Ndani TV, and as the name implies, it is a comedy about a young Nigerian woman and her efforts to...


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CULTURE & TRAVEL

The Gele

By / Culture & Travel/ Fashion
28 Oct 2015

The Gele

The gele is one of those fashion pieces that have weathered the test of time. Gele is the Yoruba term for a woman’s headpiece that serves as a complementary and final adornment. The gele is...


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