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Listen to UNMUTE AFRICA, the latest Culture Custodian Playlist

Playlist Bio: For far too long the dark continent’s voice went unheard in the music landscape but as you’re listening…
Davido Gets Double Crossed and Ends Up Locked Up in Nwa Baby Video.

Plugged Festival is seeking to put Port Harcourt on the map

As the Nigerian music system continues to find its feet, the experiential ecosystem is one that will require improvement. Considering…

Budweiser and Melanin Unscripted to host Chi Modu exhibition

Budweiser will be teaming up with legendary Nigerian-American Hip-Hop Photographer and Documentarian Chi Modu under their BUD X platform to…

Amala and Pounded Yam: On Colourism and Food

You must have seen it on social media: someone listing out Nigerian swallows like amala or eba and sticking to…

Drip Sneaker Store premieres debut visual campaign

Multi-concept sneaker house, DRIP has released an edgy and exciting visual showcasing the range of sneakers to be stocked in-store…

Ake Festival in Pictures

What? The Ake Arts and Book Festival – the premier book literary festival this part of the world. The festival features…
Boj, Skepta and Teezee Share Like 2 Party

Boj, Skepta and Teezee Share ‘Like 2 Party’

Since dropping 2017’s Magic, Boj has sought to keep himself busy. He dropped a joint EP with Ajebutter 22, Make E No…

Ekweremadu dispels decamping rumors.

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu has moved to dispel rumours that he plans on defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party…

Fayemi signs executive order outlawing the payment of educational levies by students

It’s been a busy time in Ekiti. Following the exit of former Governor, Ayo Fayose and the inauguration of the…

Emerge Alara announces finalists

After a thorough vetting process, 6 designers have been selected as finalists for Emerge ALÁRA – The Fashion Edition 2018.…

ART X LAGOS returns for Version 3.0

ART X Lagos, the dynamic visual art and live music show which has redefined the Art space in Lagos will return…

Godwin Tom hosts live podcast with M.I. to commemorate 10 year anniversary

The contemporary Nigerian music industry has a host of players and actors who might not be familiar to the average…

APC ineligible to field candidates in Zamfara elections

As the build up to 2019 continues, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has managed to snatch defeat from the jaws…

Ile Alo: the new site trying to tell African stories

Diversity and subsequently, Inclusion is an important tool to be employed in fostering the cooperation and integration of those who…

Winners and Losers Volume 1- Primaries Edition

Winners Atiku Abubakar If Atiku Abubakar is elected Nigeria’s President next year, he’ll be the 2nd oldest holder of the…