Culture and Art

Culture and Art

Culture and Art

Nollywood loses another actor

Veteran actor, Fasasi Olabanke, popularly known as Dagunro has passed on. The actor who hails from Osun state and known for his roles in epic...

Twenty-eight masters exhibit works on Queen Moremi

Books, plays and musicals have been written for Queen Moremi Ajasoro, the historical Ife heroin who sacrificed all she had to save her people....

Govt not doing enough to fight cyber crimes – Falz

Folarin Falana, popularly known as Falz, has criticised the government over its efforts in fighting internet fraud activities, better known as ‘yahoo yahoo’ in...

NICO identifies culture as effective tool for foreign relations

A nation is identified by its culture. Culture, therefore, holds the key to understanding the behavioral pattern any people that make up a country....

Naira Marley, Zlatan, three others still in EFCC detention

Fast-rising Nigerian musicians, Afeez Fashola (aka Naira Marley) and Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael (aka Zlatan) are still being detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes...

The best thing that happened to my music career — Aramide

Afro-soul/jazz musician and multi-instrumentalist, Aramide Sarumoh is not resting on her oars to remain on top of her game, in spite of the fact...

Popular Nollywood actor, Prince Dammy Eke is dead

Popular Nollywood actor, Prince Dammy Eke is reportedly dead. PM News reports that sources close to the actor confirmed his death. The actor repotedly slumped on...

What’s behind the curious serenading of cybercriminals in Nigerian hip-hop?

Singers use artistic conventions to construct marketable music personas. However, that’s not the full picture. In the US, for example, most American hip-hop and...

Olamide advises Nigerians on handling police brutality

Popular Nigerian rapper, Olamide Adedeji has advised Nigerians to avoid confrontations when dealing with police personnel. According to him, citizens should be very careful and...

We’re far behind in terms of prizes we command for artworks — Onali

Rivers State-born Promise Onali studied fine art at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, where he graduated with a degree in painting in 2007. His...