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2017 Oscar Nominations- La La Land ties record number of noms

The beginning of the year marks Award Season for the creative industries of film, television and music. Following the announcement…
Nigeria's Senate

Senate to Focus on 2017 Budget This Week

This week, the Senate is set to begin debate on the 2017 appropriations bill submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari. Both…
Kanye at the 2016 MTV VMAs

Adidas x Yeezy Calabasas “PowerPhase” to drop In The Spring

New details about the next Adidas x Yeezy sneaker. If the normally reliable Yeezy Mafia   are to be believed, there’s…

7 Things I Want to See in 2017

What I Want in 2017 New years tend to carry with them a degree of refreshment and optimism. The addition…

Video: 90s Baby x Funbi

The 90s Baby show has made the transition from audio to visual. To mark this transition, find below a brief…

2016 – Men are Trash

⁠⁠⁠Death is one of the few certainties in life. However, death in 2016 took a theme. It rid us of…

End of Year List: Mayowa Idowu

Songs 10. Nao- DYWM 9. Burna Boy- Pree Me 8. Chance featuring Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz – No Problems…

Video: Americanah | Concept Trailer

It’s no longer news that Chimamanda Adichie’s Americanah is being adapted into a film. The  novel is being produced by…

Nigerian army captures last Boko Haram camp in Sambisa forest

Nigeria’s army has captured Boko Haram’s last enclave in the vast Sambisa forest that was the Islamist group’s stronghold, President…

Eat.Drink.Lagos Presents #EatDrinkFestival 2.1 Powered by Stanbic IBTC

On 27 December, Eko Atlantic City will be transformed into a food-lovers paradise as thousands of food, drinks and fun…

The Complexities of Reporting Boko Haram for the Nigerian Press

Amidst the focus on the coverage of the Charlie Hebdo killings and the seizure of Baga town in Northern Nigeria…
Cruijff Turn

The Cruijff Turn: El Clasico vs El Cashico

We take a look at the games billed this weekend, the clash between two of the Premier League’s ideologues as…

KSA inducted into Hard Rock Hall of Fame

The word “legendary” might be a cliché these days, but if there’s anyone more worthy of the word on the…
toke makinwa

On Toke Makinwa’s ‘On Becoming’

The concept of Toke Makinwa is something that polarises Nigerians. So polarising it could be the subject of a well…
Lagos Big Boy by Ajebutter22 Produced by Studio Magic

The Lagos Big Boy Checklist

Rapper, Ajebutter 22’s latest single Lagos Big Boy is a satirical twist on the movers and shakers of the Lagos…