On August 27, 2017, Oya Media and Kànbí Contemporary will present Oya Chronicles: In Conversation with my Mother, featuring renowned Nigerian media personality Funmi Iyanda, leading contemporary artist Gbolahan Ayoola, and The Blue Woman. In...
FILM & TV
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Adebayo Oke-Lawal is the creative director of androgynous fashion label Orange Culture. He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and a master’s degree in business and international management from Newcastle Business School, England. Lawal built his portfolio while he was a member of the creative collective of stylists called BUBAAI but left the group in 2011, to establish Orange Culture. Since then, he......
August 02, 2017
On this day 20 years ago, the legendary Fela Anikulapo Kuti passed away. Also known as ‘Abami Eda’, he was a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist, musician, composer and activist. Kuti, was born on October 15, 1938, at Abeokuta, Nigeria. He was also the pioneer of the modern style of music called Afro-beat, which merges American blues, jazz, and funk with traditional Yoruba music. The son......
Following a highly successful and well received inaugural programme in 2016, the Buyel’Ekhaya Fashion Development Programme...
CULTURE & TRAVEL
Famous for its amazingly delicious curries and even more impressive seafood, Durban is one of the...
June 23, 2017 /by Adebimpe Adebambo
The richness of African music is best exemplified by its various genres including juju, fuji, apala,...