Arts & Entertainment

Op-Ed-Concession is the way to go for National Arts Theatre

National Arts Theatre – Government Has No Business Being In Business Emefiele < blockquote> More facts seem to be emerging concerning the recent controversy over the National Arts Theatre, Lagos. My findings reveal that while it is true that the CBN is championing a policy to support the creative industries via its Creative Industries Financing …

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Soyinka, Orimoogunje, others advocate cultural renaissance at Yoruba Lakotun

The Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka and Professor Oladele Orimoogunje have also lent their voices to the advocacy of cultural renaissance championed by Yoruba Lakotun in the last four years. This was reiterated during the special edition of Yorùbá Lakotun dedicated to the late author, Oladejo Okediji held at the Lagos Books and Arts Festival. …

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Professor Oladele Orimoogunje headline Yoruba Lakotun Special Edition at Lagos Books and Arts Festival

A Professor of African Studies at the University of Lagos will deliver the keynote address at the special edition of Yoruba Lakotun, the quarterly cultural renaissance show. The special edition of the show is one of the events slated for the 21st Lagos Books and Arts Festival (LABAF) taking place at Freedom Park, Broad Street, …

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DUBAI FIRMS UP POSITION AS REGION’S TOP CRUISE DESTINATION WITH 51% RISE IN TOURIST FOOTFALL

Bolstering its position as a premier international cruise destination, Dubai concluded its 2018/2019 cruise season with a record increase of over 51 per cent in cruise tourist footfall and a 38 per cent increase in cruise ship calls season-on-season. Dubai welcomed through Mina Rashid Cruise Terminal, the award-winning cruise tourist destination in the Middle East, …

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Don Jazzy, Miyonse, Uriel Unveiled as Indomie BBN Ambassadors

Fresh off his record label single release, Mavin Records boss Michael Collins Ajereh, popularly known as Don Jazzy, has been unveiled as one of the brand ambassadors for Instant Noodles brand, Indomie, for the ongoing reality show Big Brother Naija (BBN) ‘Pepper Dem’ show. The “Dorobucci” producer was selected alongside former BBN housemates Miyonse Amosu …

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Three exciting days with Nigeria’s favourite celebs at BUDXLagos

Lagos was introduced to a different kind of fun over the weekend courtesy Budweiser with its second edition of BUDXLagos, a global programme that connects and spotlights outstanding creative minds in music and pop culture from around the world. Focusing on exciting emerging scenes – from Tokyo, Ho Chi Minh, Lagos and beyond – BUDX …

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SPAR REWARDS “BEST CHILD ACTOR” AT REALTIME FILM FESTIVAL

In continuation of her drive to encourage youngsters in the creative industry, SPAR has rewarded Mariam Kayode for her role as the ’Best Child Actor’ in the movie “The Coffin Salesman” directed by Imoh Umoren at the third edition of the RealTime Film Festival. The festival which took place at multiple places across Lagos, Nigeria, …

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Mercelo Gustavo Hooks Red-hot Mobolaji

Inspirational-Highlife music talent, Mobolaji, has signed a recording deal with a top Nigerian record label, audio-video company, Mercelo Gustavo on Wednesday. The musician who is known to play a variety of musical instruments built a reputation for himself as a musical prodigy from a young age owing to his musical family background. “I am so …

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DESPERATE SEARCH FOR THE GOLDMINE: REVIEW OF GOLD STATUE THE MOVIE

Movie: Gold Statue Genre: Comedy Timing: 1hour 30 minutes Director: Tade Ogidan Year of Cinema Release: 2019 There is no gainsaying that Tade Ogidan is one of the big masquerades of the Nigerian movie industry who does not come to town regularly but whenever he comes, he dances well to the delight of his teeming …

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Enhance your Cultural Crafts and Skills with Western Education, Chief Mrs. Nike Okundaye

The award-winning cultural curator, Chief Mrs. Nike Okundaye has encouraged Nigerian youths to enhance their cultural crafts and skills with their various level of education. This statement was made at the Women’s Day edition of Yoruba Lakotun, the cultural renaissance show, which took place at Freedom Park in Lagos recently. According to the renowned artist, …

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