Mr RAW features Phyno In ODI OKAY

I first heard Hiphop in the Igbo dialect from none other than the artiste formerly known as Nigga Raw. Probably others had tried it before, however, he was the one who first delivered it in the form and style which finally made “Igbo Rap” a thing. He is to Igbo…

Late Ambassador Adebowale Ibidapo Adefuye

Ambassador Adefuye, A Seasoned Diplomat

Late Ambassador Adebowale Ibidapo Adefuye has been described as a seasoned diplomat whose death will be felt around the world having served across borders during his distinguished career. In his condolence message on the death of the Nigerian ambassador to the United States, the former governor of Ogun State, Otunba…

MY GREAT KADUNA COMPETITION

Development plans in Nigeria has hitherto been the exclusive preserve of technical experts, civil servants and consultants. This year, Kaduna State will change that. The Kaduna State Government is announcing a competition for everyone everywhere to contribute to its 5 year Restoration Development Strategy 2016-2021. They want to hear from you on any topic…

The Butcher And The Bridge

“The Butcher And The Bridge”, an electrifying musical on the power of faith and love in the face of debilitating terror. Following in the tradition of Spirit of David Gospel Dance Club’s powerful repertoire of 1st October productions, “The Butcher And The Bridge” is daring, radically different and wholly unorthodox! Billed to…

Fowler: Perfect Man for the Perfect Job

The steady and exponential growth of the internally-generated revenue of Lagos state since the return of democracy in 1999 is proof that courage will always triumph over adversary and order can conquer daunting chaos. This is provided there are men of proper competence, undeniable will and indefectible optimism focused on…

Seal Of The Nigerian Senate

Implementing The Senate’s E–Parliament

The concept of an electronic parliament is billed to open up the senate towards an overall easier approach to the art and science of lawmaking, oversight and representation. It is noteworthy to state that the Committee on Rules and Business hit the ground running; collated the emails of most senators…

RAGGED EDGES by Millicent Arebun

Hi style lovers! It been over six years since I wore a pair of jeans, can you believe it?! It was a conscious decision I made based on some factors, I won’t reveal to you yet (winks). Suffice to say, it was really great to put on a pair after…

MBNWedding Season 2 Couple Blessing & George Pre-wedding Photos

The lovely couple and winners of MBN Wedding Season 2 are set to wed in Abuja by the end of this month. They met through a mutual friend after George saw Blessing’s photo used as her Blackberry DP. The rest is this beautiful story where love always wins. Read their…

Falomo Plaza

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…

Video for the Papii J Bass Video

HeadWraps To The Rescue by Millicent Arebun

Hi darlings, how’s today treating you? I can’t wait to head home, kick off my heels and begin the slow relaxing journey to pillow and bed TLC. lol. I had an event last weekend and was too tired to show my hair extension, the needed care required to ensure it…

EP Release of IFA Afrobeat + Okwei V Odili

In synchronicity with the political upheavals of June 2013 in Brazil, as the streets boiled with riots, Ifa Afrobeat and Okwei V Odili would manifest their faith in music, following Fela’s message: music is the weapon to affirm your choices and paths! The meeting between Ifa Afrobeat and Okwei V…

LAURYN HILL LIVE IN LAGOS

If you’re a huge Lauryn Hill fan like I am, then I’m sure deep within you, you’ve wondered if, when and where you’ll ever get an opportunity to watch her perform live, singing right there in front of you. Finally, courtesy of MayDay Live, the Grammy award winner Lauryn Hill will…

Millare Fashion's Millicent Arebun Shows us how to wear African Ankara Prints to work

How To Wear Prints To Work

Hi print lovers! This is the second outfit, I created from the Jawa print from Vlisco, gifted to me by the AfricanPrintsToday team. (SEE FIRST OUTFIT POST). This outfit was created for work, I wanted to create an outfit that would strike a perfect balance between edgy and conservative. The…

Abuja Turns Up for Stephanie Linus’ DRY Movie Premiere

A-list Actress, Director and Producer Stephanie Linus hosted another premiere of her movie “DRY” in the nation’s capital recently and it was nothing short of spectacular! Dignitaries and guests who attended includes World Bank’s Vice President & Treasurer Arunma Oteh OON; Senator Ben Murray Bruce; the Kenyan Ambassador to Nigeria…

Abiola Ajimobi, Governor of Oyo state

The True Business of Governance by Sen. Abiola Ajimobi

Of all the humbling moments I have had in life, the most outstanding one was earlier this year upon being re-elected Governor by the good people of Oyo state. It was all the validation I needed, as the people of this State are known for their political watchfulness. If I wasn’t…

Senator Godswill

GODSWILL AKPABIO: Alleged Conversion of State Government Houses

Our attention has been drawn to a report published in Saturday Punch of August 15, 2015 and currently circulating on social media platforms titled, “How Governors Turn Government Houses to Sex Havens”: http://www.punchng.com/feature/super-saturday-feature/how-governors-turn-govt-houses-to-sex-havens The story, which is presented as an “investigation” authored by un-named reporters of The PUNCH Newspapers, is…

Chude Jideonwo: For Peter Bello – Who I Didn’t Know & Never Met

Eulogies are good things; they are moments of clarity. They are moments of reflection. Therefore, they are moments of truth. Because our thoughts of death are invariably about life. About us. I was thinking about this this morning, because I was thinking of Peter Bello. He passed on last week….

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…

Ese Peters features Ruby Gyang on Mountains

New Music: MOUNTAINS by Ese Peters featuring Ruby Gyang

Nigerian Singer Songwriter, Ese Peters, known for his brilliant song craft on songs like ‘The Prayer’ and critically acclaimed ‘Omote’ returns after a brief silence with another beautiful offering ‘Mountains’ with guest vocals from Soul singer Ruby Gyang of Chocolate City.   With imagery of rivers, oceans, and the titular…

SON OF JOHN Concert and HipHop in Nigeria

There are a lot of myths about the in the Nigerian music industry, and most of them border on the acceptability, ‘sellability’, and possible success of Hiphop to the Nigerian audience. We’ve heard some of the big names make negative statements about the viability of rap music in this part…