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Author: Oluwamayowa Idowu

Always grumpy. Old enough.

AN ODE TO MONSIEUR WENGER

I’m an Arsenal fan because of my grandfather. You see,  when Grandpa came to England in the 50s to earn…

WHY BRENDAN RODGERS IS THE MANAGER OF THE YEAR

Brendan Rodgers is a funny man. Sometimes, he comes across as one of those people who use words they don’t…

QUOTES FROM CHIMAMANDA ADICHIE’S NPR INTERVIEW

On ‘Americanah’– ” I do think “Americanah” is serious. I think that race is a very serious subject, but I also…

CUSTODIAN READING LIST

Some people argue that the costs of Education outweigh the positives. All that debt in a bid to earn knowledge…

HALF OF A YELLOW SUN SET FOR APRIL 11th UK RELEASE

Remember we told you the Half of a Yellow Sun movie was scheduled for a March UK release? Well, there’s…

CUSTODIAN READING LIST

Every week, we shall bring you a list of articles which we find interesting and relevant. Find below, 1) Former Nigerian Vice…

‘ANNIE’ TRAILER RELEASED

The ‘Annie’ remake is scheduled for release on December 19th. It stars Quvenzhane Wallis, Jamie Foxx and Cameron Diaz. The…

SIGNIFICANT BREAKTHROUGH RECORDED IN HIV/AIDS BATTLE

A significant breakthrough has been made in the fight against HIV/AIDS in newborn babies. Building from research last year which…

MAKI OH & ADEBAYO OKE LAWAL MAKE YOUNG FASHION DESIGNER SHORTLIST

Two Nigerian designers, Amaka Osakwe (Maki Oh) and Adebayo Oke Lawal (Orange Culture) have been placed on a short list…

CUSTODIAN EDITORIAL: PIERS MORGAN WILL WIN

Four years ago, Piers Morgan was one of my role models. Piers Morgan is an Arsenal fan. I am an…

DENNIS BERGKAMP: CLOSE TO GOD

Arsenal unveil a statue to honour Dennis Bergkamp today. I pay tribute to my favourite footballer of all time whilst…

NOTES ON SEX AND THE CITY AND FEMINISM

Oluwamayowa Idowu Since Queen Bey’s album came out, the F word has been heavy on our lips. Feminism is a…

Eight Reasons why The College Dropout is GOAT

On February 10th, Kanye West’s debut album ‘The College Dropout’ would celebrate its tenth birthday. Here are seven Reasons why…