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KARL OHIRI: SWEET MOTHER
Art, News

KARL OHIRI: SWEET MOTHER

Sweet Mother marks British-Nigerian artist Karl Ohiri’s first solo show in Nigeria and is derivative of the popular 70s song Sweet Mother by Prince Nico Mbarga, and a popular accolade...

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April 12, 2016
MAKOKO: FUTURES AFLOAT
Film and TV, News

MAKOKO: FUTURES AFLOAT

In the heart of Nigeria’s fastest growing city, Lagos, two worlds constantly live out the irony of economic realities. Divided by the popular Third Mainland Bridge, the bustling economic part...

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April 12, 2016
OMENKA LAUNCHES FILM ISSUE
Art, Film and TV, Interview, News

OMENKA LAUNCHES FILM ISSUE

Omenka, Africa’s premium magazine on art, business and culture from the continent, scores another first this March with the first  of two special issues devoted to Nollywood! This ‘Film Issue’...

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March 12, 2016
Jad Adu dies at 83
Film and TV, News

Jad Adu dies at 83

The Nigerian film industry has lost another great actor Joseph Abiodun Babatunde Adu, better known as Jab Adu. News of his passing at his home in Abeokuta, Ogun State broke...

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February 29, 2016
LANKÉOMU PREMIERES ON TUNDE KELANI TV
Film and TV, News

LANKÉOMU PREMIERES ON TUNDE KELANI TV

February 2016 in Lagos has ushered in a season of theatre, and www.tundekelani.tv brings to you Lànké Òmu, a stage re-adaptation of the 1963 classic opera, The Palmwine Drinkard: Òmùtí...

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February 26, 2016
Dry Wins At Pan African Film Festival
Film and TV, News

Dry Wins At Pan African Film Festival

Stephanie Linus’ critically acclaimed movie Dry has won the Programmers’ Award for Narrative Feature at the recently concluded Pan African Film Festival in Los Angeles, United States. This comes on...

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February 24, 2016
TUNDE JEGEDE PERFORMS AT MILIKI
Music, News

TUNDE JEGEDE PERFORMS AT MILIKI

On Friday, February 26,  celebrated composer and musician Tunde Jegede will perform with The MUSON Ensemble at Miliki. Opening at 7 pm, the event continues in the series themed The...

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February 23, 2016
AMAA 2016 HOLDS IN LAGOS
Film and TV, News

AMAA 2016 HOLDS IN LAGOS

The 2016 edition of the African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) will hold on April 30 in Lagos. According to NET, this year’s edition will be preceded by a nominee unveiling...

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February 22, 2016