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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…
Humans of New York in Lagos

‘Humans of New York’ Is In Nigeria, Documenting Important Stories

This photo storytelling project began on the streets of New York in 2010 and since then has reached 8.1 million…

On Wizkid, Loose Talk and The Art of Threatening Journalists

Social media has done many a good thing and also many a bad. It could be said that one of…

Ex Super Eagle Dickson Etuhu Charged with Bribery in Match Fixing Case.

Former Super Eagle, Dickson Etuhu who played for Manchester City, Sunderland and Fulham, and now works as a football agent,…

La Liga methodology helping to develop grassroots football in Nigeria

Football is the most popular sport in Nigeria. To some it is a culture, a religion that unites people regardless…
Laila Johnson Salami Shot by Isabella Agbaje

Laila! Laila! Laila! – On Politics, Media and the Future of Nigeria

21 year old, Laila Johnson Salami has been thrust into the spotlight with her role on new show, On the…

Loose Kaynon and AQ are aiming for the Crown

The phrase “real recognizes real” runs deep in the creation of Crown; the first installment of Chocolate City’s 2018 triple…

Jollof and Other Things: A Review

A weekend ago, Eat Drink Lagos brought back The Jollof and Other Things Festival (in partnership with Kitchen Butterfly).  This…

Liverpool Really Mean Business

Liverpool had a fine 2017/18 season. They finished in the top 4 of the Premier League in successive seasons for…

Kanu Nwankwo thinks the Eagles are not far off greatness.

Kanu Nwankwo is by all intents and purposes, Nigerian football royalty. Over the years, his Kanu Heart Foundation has done…

Let Loose is trying to leave its mark on Lagos Nightlife

Nighttime vibes in Lagos can often get monotonous. On the 3rd of August, Let Loose will try to break the…
Born in Lagos, raised in London, @alexiwobi is bridging the gap between two worlds. @MayowaIdowu tells his story.

Bridging the Gap: The Alex Iwobi Story

I have a theory that goes like this: there’s never been a time where it’s been more fashionable to be…

Mesut Ozil’s “Retirement” and the Fluidity of Identity

Last Sunday, Mesut Ozil announced his international retirement from the Germany National Team. It may have not been a surprise…

Luvvie Ajayi: “Professional Shade Thrower”

Luvvie Ajayi, 32-year-old author, speaker, digital strategist and the newest comic phenom on the BLOCK!!  At the age of 9,…