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I regret not being a lawyer – Omisore

I regret not being a lawyer – Omisore

By Nkasiobi Oluikpe  /  Correspondent, Lagos   Honourable Ahmed Ipoola Omisore isn’t new to politics, having been born into the prominent Omisore family of Ile-Ife. His father was a member…

We are re-injecting fresh urgency to clean-up of Ogoniland –Petroleum Minister

We are re-injecting fresh urgency to clean-up of Ogoniland –Petroleum Minister

Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, in this chat with journalists in Abuja spoke on the renewed moves by the Federal Government to rev up environmental restoration in Ogoniland;…

About five of my children are into music –K1

About five of my children are into music –K1

King Wasiu Ayinde Marshall, K1 for short, in this interview with REPORTER, Lukmon Akintola, dwelled on his current relationship with his ex-manager, Percy Ademokun, his role in a new movie…

Bayelsa reaffirms position as new heaven for tourists with MBGN

Bayelsa reaffirms position as new heaven for tourists with MBGN

By Lukmon Akintola /  Reporter, Lagos The beautiful and serene state of Bayelsa has continued to live up to its tag of the new home of tourism. Popular with the…

Parents cannot shy away from imparting sex education on children –UNFPA Reps

Parents cannot shy away from imparting sex education on children –UNFPA Reps

Ratidzai Ndhlovu is the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Resident Representative in Nigeria. In this interview with select journalists, including our Correspondent, Hassan Zaggi, she speaks on the effort of the…

African fashion meets hospitality in Yenagoa

African fashion meets hospitality in Yenagoa

Bayelsa State has again proved that it has become the tourism and entertainment nerve centre of Nigeria. This, it did last weekend with the successful hosting of African Fashion Reception…

Aiysean sets Signature Art Gallery aglow with Oeuvre

Aiysean sets Signature Art Gallery aglow with Oeuvre

By Adedayo Odulaja /  Reporter, Lagos The Signature Art Gallery is set to be the hotbed of creative ideals moulded into different works of arts from today, June 28, as…

Museum of African history coming to Port Harcourt

A prominent culture and tourism practitioner in the country, Mike Amachere has said that a museum of African history and culture is soon to be established in Port Harcourt. Amachree,…

Four years after, Offoedu-Okeke returns Homeland Memories

Four years after, Offoedu-Okeke returns Homeland Memories

By Adedayo Odulaja / Reporter, Lagos Four years after his last show in 2010, notable artist and art historian, Onyema Offoedu-Okeke, has made a return to the exhibition circuit. His solo…

October Gallery celebrates Ghanaian art master, Glover, at 80

By July this year, just a few days away really, the 80th birthday of one of Africa’s most notable artists, Prof. Ablade Glover, would roll in. And with the Ghanaian…

Through touring exhibition, Rhodes’ musical greatness displayed

Through touring exhibition, Rhodes’ musical greatness displayed

By Adedayo Odulaja Reporter, Lagos   The young Nigerians of today might only be moved into hitting the dance floor with the tunes of new generation music stars like Wizkid,…

Drama combines with dance, music at second edition of Taruwa Festival

Drama combines with dance, music at second edition of Taruwa Festival

For the second edition of the anticipated Taruwa Festival of Performing Arts in Nigeria, Lagos has been agog for the past three days as the city has been treated to…

Unfurling unfolds artistic journey of mother and daughter

Unfurling unfolds artistic journey of mother and daughter

By Adedayo Odulaja / Reporter, Lagos It is not everyday that one comes across an exhibition by members of the same family, especially as far as trends in the Nigerian arts…

Hear Word gets set to lock down MUSON Centre stage

Hear Word gets set to lock down MUSON Centre stage

Hear Word, a stage production, which showcases the true stories of triumph from 20 different Nigerian women, will set the MUSON Centre stage alight soon. The production, which is expected…

Three years after, For Coloured Girls… return to Nigerian stage

Three years after, For Coloured Girls… return to Nigerian stage

By Adedayo Odulaja / Reporter, Lagos Entertainment outfit, Flytime Promotions and Wole Oguntokun, award-winning Nigerian playwright and stage director, have teamed up once again. Their mission is to present the stage…

TKMG auction brings art masters’ old themes to the mainstream

A recent auction session has brought the old themes of masters like El Anatsui, Abayomi Barber, Bruce Onobrakpeya, Kolade Oshinowo as well as Abiodun Olaku back to the mainstream, lifting…

Emefiele returns with Life Through My Window

Emefiele returns with Life Through My Window

That Ndidi Emefiele is one of the most popular female artists in Nigeria has never been in doubt. And Emiefele, is back with yet another exhibition with a unique title.…

Amoda wins grand prize of Dak’Art 2014 Biennale

Stories by Adedayo Odulaja  / Reporter, Lagos   A cheery news has come to Nigeria from the art sector as organisers of the Dak’art 2014 Biennale in Dakar, Senegal, have announced…

Artistic trio’s Metal, Faces and Cocks ends in Lagos

By the time you are reading this, an exhibition put together by a quartet of artists in Lagos would have come to an end. The show, focusing on Nigerian Contemporary…

Egypt reports China to UNESCO over Sphinx counterfeit

Two countries with a heritage of rich culture and traditional elements of creativity are set to square up if reports emanating from one of them are anything to go by.…

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