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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
3 SHORTLISTED FOR ETISALAT PRIZE
Literature, News

3 SHORTLISTED FOR ETISALAT PRIZE

Three candidates have been shortlisted for The Etisalat 2015 Prize for Literature; Penny Busetto for The Story of Anna P, as Told by Herself, Rehana Rossouw for What Will People Say?, and Fiston Mwanza Mujila...

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February 15, 2016
DAKAR BIENNALE ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATING ARTISTS
Art, News

DAKAR BIENNALE ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATING ARTISTS

Dak’Art Biennale has selected 65 artists from 327 applications for the International Exhibition of the 12th Edition of Dak’Art 2016. Curated by Simon Njami, it will take place from 3 May...

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February 14, 2016
ABOUDIA: CHAP CHAP
Art, News

ABOUDIA: CHAP CHAP

Chap Chap, a solo exhibition by  Ivorian artist opens today at 6pm at Art Twenty One. The exhibition in collaboration with Galerie Cécile Fakhoury follows the artist’s continued interest in...

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February 13, 2016
GENESIS BEGINS NOLLY THURSDAYS
Film and TV, News

GENESIS BEGINS NOLLY THURSDAYS

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas (GDC) has announced their introduction of “Nolly Thursdays” to be held every Thursday at GDC, Palms Shopping Mall, Lekki, Lagos, from February 18, 2016. This initiative aims...

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February 13, 2016