Burna Boy Stars With International Acts In ‘One World Together At Home’ Concert

Nigerian singer Burna Boy was among A-lister musicians that participated in the World’s first virtual concert Saturday night to celebrate health workers, as billions shelter at home due to coronavirus. Burna Boy performed two songs during the show, televised live. The concert had singers from The Rolling Stones to Taylor Swift to Billie Eilish. READ […]

Watch Niyi Akinmolayan’s Animated COVID-19 Information For Kids

Nigerian Filmmaker Niyi Akinmolayan has created an animation that draws awareness to safety practices in fighting against the global pandemic – coronavirus. The short animation also has voice-overs of some Nigerian indigenous languages, including pidgin, so as to help spread the much-needed info on COVID-19. READ ALSO – BBC Inspires Hope In New Short Film With […]

Odunsi Re-Introduces Himself In New Bop With Tems – ‘Decided’

Alte sonic leader & producer Odunsi The Engine has been rather quiet for most of the year, surfacing only to reveal new fashion directions and a more recent loose release on his SoundCloud, ‘Stayin’ Low’. While fans relentlessly clamored for the release of his Maison2500 collab, ‘Wicked, Sexy!’, The singer opted instead for a surprising […]

This Artist Made A Collage Of Our Top Favourite Movies

Nollywood has been receiving more attention and it is undoubtedly one of the things that makes us take and pay close attention to her. In light of the growth enjoyed, self-taught freelance illustrator, Akhigbe Akhai (aka LeanKid) launched a limited series, Nollywood Mash, which finds him creating mash-ups of some industry’s biggest hit movies. Blending two top […]

Nike Taps Into Traditional ‘Agbada’ For Nigeria’s 2020 Jersey Kit

On Wednesday, Nike released its newest set of country kit selections for Korea, the United States, and Nigeria. Once again, the Nigerian designs have stood out with the sportswear giant explaining the inspiration behind the design. According to a statement on Nike’s website, the kits mesh “traditional aesthetic of an agbada robe with modern football […]

Dami Oniru Stars In Synergized Video For ‘Five Shades Of Bri’ (Video)

One of the amazing things about the latest class of musicians in the Nigerian music space is their keen use of creative imagery and its role in conveying the intricacies of the music. To celebrate the one-year anniversary of her debut, Bri’s Lounge, Dami Oniru stars in a music video/short film that effectively meshes three songs, Alive, Higher, […]

Nnedi Okorafor’s ‘Binti’ Is Being Developed For Screen By Hulu

Binti, the acclaimed book by Nigerian-American author Nnedi Okorafor, is being adapted into a TV series, set to premiere on Hulu. The Hollywood Reporter was the first to break the news. The three-part, science fiction novella will be adapted for screen under the studio Media Res. The script is being written by both Okorafor and writer Stacy Osei-Kuffour, who has […]

Orange Culture Taps Into Diversity In ‘Speak Up’ Campaign For 2020 Spring/Summer Collection

As Orange Culture ushers 2020 in, the brand has highlighted eight Nigerian artists for its ‘Speak Up’ campaign for its Spring/Summer 2020 Collection. Captured by Michael Oshai, the campaign highlights Daniel Obasi, Denola Grey, Falana, Gideon Mustapha, Stephen Tayo, Uche Ubah, Vincent Desmond and Yagazie Emezi who in their various capacities as writers, tv personalities, photographers and within other roles continue to inspire important conversations. READ […]

Photos From Temitayo Ogunbiyi’s Exhibition “Capillarité” at 31 Project in Paris

The Capillarité is Temitayo Ogunbiyi’s first solo exhibition in Paris at 31 Project. The project engages the mixture of unexpected forms realised from fusions of elements of Nigerian hairstyles with geometric lines and botanical elements inspired by natural history. It alludes to a plural culture and the artist’s diasporic heritage. Comprised mostly of drawings on […]