Listen, Download | The Collectiv3 LP

The Collectiv3 is a group of like-minded artists who believe in creating art with no boundaries. Challenging the status quo. We are a movement that we hope will inspire and encourage others to express themselves how they choose to, without conforming. “Art to me is pointless without having the intention to change views or to…

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The Big Import? Nezi Momodu, an MC on the rise

Hat tip to Okay Africa, the “Nigerian” in the title got me. This is to formally introduce to you the Nigerian born, American raised Nezi Momodu who has been catching spotlights here and there for her lyrical skills and potential. Watch videos of her cypher and freestyle below and read her interview with Okay Africa…

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Late At The Library | Livestream Felabration Performances tonight!

The British Library is celebrating Fela Kuti’s 77th birthday with a really impressive line up. Felabration marks the birthday of Fela Anikulapo Kuti (1938-1997), the defining creator of the funk, jazz and rhythmic force that is afrobeat, which emerged in Nigeria in the 1970s. As well as a composer and multi-instrumentalist genius, Fela was a…

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How ICPC recovered N100 million looted from Federal Pay Office

An official of the Federal Pay Office, Abeokuta, is currently assisting investigators from the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, to recover over N100m meant for the use of three government colleges in Ogun State, which he diverted for personal use. The suspect, Olusegun Lawal, stole the funds budgeted for students’ meal…

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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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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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Afriland Properties, Lagos State, and Falomo Mall

Reading the OFFICIAL STATEMENT from Afriland Properties on the Falomo Shopping Mall redevelopment project with LSDPC, and its alledged cancellation, the air begins to clear on some previously alarming terms as stated by the Secretary to Lagos State. First off, “alleged cancellation” has to be stressed because one party cannot simply wake up and unilaterally cancel…

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#Travel: Discover Africa’s Largest Basilica

It is no argument that Africa is full of enough beautiful landmarks and destinations to leave a first-time traveller spoiled for choice on where to visit but in addition to these quite a number of interesting spots exist. Discover Africa’s largest Catholic church found in the capital city of Yamoussoukro, Ivory Coast. Referred to as…

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