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Rap and Lyricism: Are Nigerians too dumb?

Lyricism in Rap: Are Nigerians too dumb?

On that Loose Talk episode which had the entire music industry abuzz, Nigeria’s own Mr. Incredible, commenting on lyricism in…

New Money: #FinancialGoals (Part 2)

Welcome to New Money, a series of articles dedicated to guiding millennials in their pursuit of wealth. If you’re just…

Season Recap: The F1 Journey So Far

As the European season closes and F1 travels to the Far East and then the west for the remaining 7…
Financial Goals Part 1

New Money: #FinancialGoals (Part 1)

If you’re between 18 and 32 years old, you’re a millennial. You’ve been fortunate enough to be born into one…

Lesotho Just Gave A Medical Company A License To Grow Marijuana

African communities are typically about pretending things like smoking and having sex are fantasies and only present in movies. Parents…

Looking Back on 50 Cent and Kanye’s Sales Rush for the Ages

Before September 11 2007, who did you think was going to win that battle and why? Deji Osikoya: 50. Defintely,…
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Yinka Bernie’s Debut EP, ’19 and Over’ Is Well Worth The Wait

Most who pay attention to the new generation of artists who’ve leveraged the internet in their thrust to the eyes…

Tiwa and Maleek Berry Opened Doors For African Acts with MIA Performances

by Abimisola Anibaba & Oniye Okolo   Abimisola: This year’s Made in America lineup was a particularly big one, especially…

The Death of a Culture

by Ade Adetunji September 11th is seared into collective public memory as the day that completely altered the global political…
On Image, Personality and Stardom in the Nigerian Music Industry

On Image, Personality and Stardom in the Nigerian Music Industry

“If we do not know you, we can neither like nor dislike you, we can only ignore you.” For all…

Lola Okusami’s Gone Nine Months Inspires Reflection on Marriage, Family and More

In 22 minutes, Lola Okusami delivered a great short film that made me so angry I nearly cried. I loved…
Can You Ever Have Too Much Jollof?

Can You Ever Have Too Much Jollof?

That’s what I found myself thinking when I found out the team at Eat.Drink.Lagos were planning a Jollof Festival (the…

President Buhari’s Presidential Address: A Fluff Piece At Best

President Buhari made his return to Nigeria over the weekend and in true presidential fashion he made an address to…
Wizkid alongside Jada Pollock and Dumi Oburota, two of his three managers

Wizkid’s Triple Threat Management Team: Sunday Are, Dumi Oburota and Jada Pollock

The rise of Afrobeat music across the world following Wizkid’s place on Drake’s Come Closer has been interesting to say…

The Rise of Nigerian Cuisine

by Olaloye Oyedotun London’s new It Spot, iKoYi is not the Nigerian restaurant of my parent’s generation, and it makes…