New Music | MVP by Shine & Philkeys

2Shine, real name – Chude Walter Amarachi, is a fresh breed singer, songwriter and performer. Born September 24th 1989 in Lagos, Nigeria as a strong vocalist, he has done so many songs while in school with his former music group. He draws inspiration from the likes of J’moss, 2face, R Kelly to name a few….

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Affordable Housing for Nigeria’s Middle Class

Our Commercial Cities, Especially Lagos rank among Africa’s priciest cities for cost-of –living while medium income Nigerians and young people are being priced out of a booming real estate market. The modern, expensive structures being built in the Lekki Ajah axis have made demand go very high and that has made housing affordability a growing…

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New Music | Oga Cornelius by AYOO

Blessing Akinyemi popularly known as AYOO who started music at a very tender age, puts together a body of work to kick off her industry presence campaign. The singer who creates music for the afrobeat genre turns the nobs up with her debut single “Oga Cornelius” on a Bilo produced beat. Direct Download

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The 2015 Artists In Residency Programme: Apply Now!

Project Overview The Artists in Residency programme (AIR) has been designed to support and celebrate the achievements of artists from Africa who are provocative, innovative and highly engaged, both with social issues and their art forms. AIR works in partnership with residencies throughout the world to identify African artists and fund their airfare to the residency….

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#JovagoTips: Food tourism in Africa

Food tourism implies the discovery of food as the aim of travel. This may sound like a dream to many but it is a dream come true for the foodies out there. As the second largest continent and with fifty-four countries, Africa definitely has a wide range of culinary wonders to offer to the food-loving…

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Pop Up Soul: Timi Dakolo performs at The Palms

On Saturday the 29th of August, The Management of The Palms Lekki partnered with Timi Dakolo to treat shoppers to a rare afternoon of exquisite entertainment. The gig started at 3pm with Timi Dakolo’s amazing band dishing out some beautiful tunes and leaving shoppers guessing what the fuss was. Minutes later Timi emerged and took the mic…

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New Music | Ghash & Flex B: Love You

Nwaginy Records presents the official release of the single “LOVE YOU” by the label newly signed acts Ghash and Flex B. The unique and sensational vocal of Ghash on the beat created a perfect combination with Flex B’s creative Yoruba rap lines and together they made this romantic love song dedicated to all lovers. “LOVE YOU” is…

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Dear Naija: Read Jidenna’s Open Letter to Nigerians

To all my Nigerian brothers and sisters I am, always have been, and always will be proud of my Nigerian heritage. I understand the pain and anger caused by some of the comments I made in a recent interview, and I wanted to address you directly. Contrary to popular belief, this interview was not the…

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Watch: Footage from Lindsey’s Radio Tour

Stealth Entertainment has released a compilation of some of the exciting moments of Lindsey Abudei’s Out The Magazine Radio Tour. In this video, Lindsey is interviewed by some of the finest OAPs on Nigerian radio. She delivers live studio performances alongside baring it all about herself, her music and the next level. Out The Magazine by Lindsey gathered…

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Mania Magazine: The Age Issue

This Age issue bothers not on the concept of ageing but on the idea of ‘coming of age’. We’ve explored the concepts of decadence with heart rendering articles and illustrations. Our cover girl Bassey Ikpi is the famous Nigerian poet whose stellar performances on Russell Simmons’ Def Poetry Jam got her fame and acclaim. She shares her upcoming projects in an…

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#AMVCA2015 In Pictures

You have seen the list of #AMVCA2015 winners, you have heard about the performances but have you seen the pictures? (the glitz, the glam, the style, the fashion hits, the fashion misses, the afterparty et al)…            

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Nigerian actress, Bolanle Adebayo presents “Wages” (A Nollywood Movie)

Bolanle Adebayo, an upcoming Nigerian actress has appeared in several movies and television series including “Nowhere to be found”, “The valley behind”, “Limpopo Chicks”, “Merciful” “Emergency” and more.  Omobolanle has acted alongside seasoned Nigerian actors like Ricardo Agbor, Alex Ekubo, Seun Akindele Jide Kosoko, Yvonne Jegede to mention a few. She has now joined the league of…

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Obi Somto shoots the Supreme Mavin Dynasty

Following the success of an array of hit singles and videos, Mavin Records keeps the ball rolling with the launch of the new press photos. Led by music genius and business mogul, Don Jazzy, the Supreme Mavin Dynasty is home to superstars – Tiwa Savage, Dr Sid, D’Prince, Reekado Banks, Di’Ja and Korede Bello; as…

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Donate to “The Yoruba Names Dictionary” Project

Nigerian teacher, linguist, and writer, Kola Tubosun is trying to raise $5000 for The Yoruba Names Dictionary project, a web-based, crowd-sourced, multimedia dictionary of Yoruba names. Like the Tweet Yoruba Project, which he led, this will be another contribution to the documentation (and eventual survival) of the language in the 21st century and beyond. Not just…

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