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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
LAGOS THEATRE FESTIVAL 2016
News, Performing Arts

LAGOS THEATRE FESTIVAL 2016

The British Council Lagos Theatre Festival is back in its 3rd edition bringing the largest outdoor theatre festival in Nigeria. Scheduled to hold from February 23 to 28, 2016, the...

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February 18, 2016
AKUNYILI TOPS LIST OF 10 BLACK ARTISTS TO CELEBRATE
Art, News

AKUNYILI TOPS LIST OF 10 BLACK ARTISTS TO CELEBRATE

Nigerian-born artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby has recently topped Artnet’s list of 10 Black artists to celebrate. “Akinyuli Crosby’s meticulous, large-scale collage paintings on paper have been widely lauded for charting positive portraits of intimate African experiences, running...

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February 18, 2016
JOANA CHOUMALI: HAABREE
Art, News

JOANA CHOUMALI: HAABREE

50Golborne in collaboration with LagosPhoto will on February 26 present Hââbré, a solo exhibition of photographs by Joana Choumali. Hââbré is Choumali’s first exhibition in the UK and employs the...

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February 18, 2016