Check out the trailer for Abba Makama’s film “The Lost Okoroshi”

Watch the trailer for Nigerian Filmmaker’s Abba Makama‘s second feature film and Toronto International Film festival selection ‘The Lost Okoroshi’ Haunted by dreams of an ancestral Okoroshi masquerade, a disillusioned security guard wakes up one morning to find himself transformed into a mute, purple spirit, in Abba Makama’s surrealist romp through the sprawling city of […]

Sajjad Musa, the artist behind Burna Boy’s African album art

Sajjad Musa is a NYC based artist who created the album art for Burna Boy’s latest album. Using a variety of techniques and mediums, Sajjad’s work primarily investigates inner city motifs and expresses them aesthetically and sonically, elevating the culture in a unique and unexpected way. Sajjad’s work is meticulously executed and socially aware, highlighting […]

Check out BTS Shots by Pelumi Andikan for Nike’s ‘Play for all’ campaign

Check out the BTS shots for the Amarachi Nwosu directed ‘Game For All’ documentary for Nike, a short film encouraging young women in Nigeria to get involved in the sport both on and off the fields, featuring young footballers from Lagos. View this post on Instagram A Game for All x Nike @nikewomen directed by […]

Nigeria’s Mowalola Ogunlesi is One of Six Designers Chosen to Style Barbie

It’s quite rare to think that there wasn’t a child who didn’t grow up having a Barbie doll or at least, who desired to have one. Sixty years ago, the first barbie doll collections were first released, and to memorialise the global influence it’s had as well as its progression over the years, British Vogue has engaged […]

Imoh Umoren’s ‘The Herbert Macaulay Affair’ Gets First Teaser

Set between the late 1800 and early 1900 the movie follows the life of the enigmatic Nigeran Nationalist, Herbert Macaulay who was one of the advocates for freedom. The story is based on true events and focuses more on the personal life of the rebel, which has not often been well-documented over time. One of Herbert’s grandchildren […]

Chinonye Chukwu’s ‘Clemency’ To Screen At Toronto Film Festival

There are more than 300 films from over 60 countries screened at The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). This event ultimately draws in an estimated 400,000 attendees annually making it widely regarded as one of the most influential film festivals in the world. Movies screened at the TIFF often go on to win Oscars, it is no […]

Yinka Shonibare hails WISH Africa for supporting African creativity

At the main expo hall of Olympia London, Kensington on the 8 th and 9 th of June 2019, WISH Africa showcased the best of Africa in Art, Architecture, Design, Food, Drink, Real Estate, Tech and Travel in a bid to promote a more positive image of Africa and Africans on the continent and in […]