Category: Art, History and Culture

19-Year-Old Udeh Precious emerges Winner of the 2018 Sisi Oge Cultural Pageant
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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19-Year-Old Udeh Precious emerges Winner of the 2018 Sisi Oge Cultural Pageant

PH - April 20, 2018

The 19-year-old model, actress and show host, Udeh Precious, beat stiff competition from 19 other contestants to emerge winner of…

Flashback to 2000: How Policemen Invaded Okadigbo’s Residence to Retrieve Senate’s Mace
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Flashback to 2000: How Policemen Invaded Okadigbo’s Residence to Retrieve Senate’s Mace

MT - April 18, 2018

There is nothing new under the sun. On Wednesday, Ovie Omo-Agege, a senator from Delta state, led some unidentified persons…

Throwback Photos of Nigeria’s Past and Present Leaders When They Were Younger
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Throwback Photos of Nigeria’s Past and Present Leaders When They Were Younger

MT - April 13, 2018

These pictures were taken years ago and the textures prove the Nigerian leaders and ex-leader were really young when they…

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti: 5 Reasons Why No Artiste Should Be Compared To The Afrobeat Legend
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Fela Anikulapo-Kuti: 5 Reasons Why No Artiste Should Be Compared To The Afrobeat Legend

MT - April 13, 2018

One prevailing thing about the social media is its fleetness in drawing up comparisons and trying to render every event…

Nigeria’s Achebe’ ‘Things Fall Apart’ Makes 12 ‘Greatest Books Ever Written’ List
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Nigeria’s Achebe’ ‘Things Fall Apart’ Makes 12 ‘Greatest Books Ever Written’ List

MT - April 10, 2018

Things Fall Apart, the first novel written by late Nigerian literary icon, Chinua Achebe, has made the list of 12…

Inside Nigeria’s Hyperrealist Art Scene: CNN Profiles Artists Ken Nwadiogbu And Chiamonwu Joy
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Inside Nigeria’s Hyperrealist Art Scene: CNN Profiles Artists Ken Nwadiogbu And Chiamonwu Joy

PH - April 10, 2018

It is hard being creative anywhere in world and even harder in a country like Nigeria, where there are a…

Meet Tobi Philips, the Beauty Queen Who Is Reportedly Set to be the Next Olori of Ife
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Meet Tobi Philips, the Beauty Queen Who Is Reportedly Set to be the Next Olori of Ife

MT - April 5, 2018

We ask this because Tobi Philips, a top model and former World Miss University Nigeria, is seriously dating the Ooni…

See What It Takes To Maintain The Rolls-Royce Of The Emir Of Kano
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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See What It Takes To Maintain The Rolls-Royce Of The Emir Of Kano

MT - April 5, 2018

Despite its age, the 1952 Model Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith ‘ALW 11’ owned by the Kano Emirate is one of the…

British Rapper, Skepta Conferred With Chieftaincy Title In Ogun, “Amuludun Of Odo-Aje”
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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British Rapper, Skepta Conferred With Chieftaincy Title In Ogun, “Amuludun Of Odo-Aje”

PH - April 5, 2018

You can now add Chief as a title when referring to British rapper Skepta. The rapper, who has been in…

Photo of Oluwo of Iwoland, Akanbi Dressed Casually to an Official Function Surfaces
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Photo of Oluwo of Iwoland, Akanbi Dressed Casually to an Official Function Surfaces

MT - April 5, 2018

The controversial Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdul Rasheed Akanbi is definitely not going to slow down with his new found…

Why Oluwo of Iwoland, Abdulrasheed Akanbi, Adopted Emir Title
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Why Oluwo of Iwoland, Abdulrasheed Akanbi, Adopted Emir Title

PH - April 4, 2018

The Oluwo of Iwo land, Abdulrasheed Akanbi, has defended his adoption of the Emir of Yoruba land title, saying it…

Tinubu A Dogged, Rare Breed Politician – Dogara
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Tinubu A Dogged, Rare Breed Politician – Dogara

PH - March 29, 2018

The Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, National Leader of All Progressives…

British Council Partners YNaija To Launch West Africa Arts Exchange
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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British Council Partners YNaija To Launch West Africa Arts Exchange

PH - March 27, 2018

British Council in partnership with YNaija.com has launched the West Africa Arts Exchange (WAArtsExchange), a community of the talented artists…

“My Sister, the Serial Killer”: A Novel by Oyinkan Braithwaite to be Made into a Movie
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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“My Sister, the Serial Killer”: A Novel by Oyinkan Braithwaite to be Made into a Movie

PH - March 27, 2018

Oyinkan Braithwaite‘s debut novel “My Sister, the Serial Killer” is not even out yet but it has been optioned by…

Watch Official Trailer For Segun Gele aka Mr. Gele’s Documentary
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Watch Official Trailer For Segun Gele aka Mr. Gele’s Documentary

PH - March 23, 2018

The Mr. Gele documentary Directed & Produced by Gladys Edeh, focuses on the man, the story and the craft of…

Photos: See How this White Man Was Initiated at a ‘Sango Shrine’ in Oyo State
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Photos: See How this White Man Was Initiated at a ‘Sango Shrine’ in Oyo State

MT - March 23, 2018

A Brazilian man identified as Ricardo Luis da Silva Saldanha, has been initiated into the origin of the Yoruba ancient…

The Untold Story of Joseph ‘Hannibal’ Achuzia, the Super-Biafran Patriot Who Defended it Till His Last Breath
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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The Untold Story of Joseph ‘Hannibal’ Achuzia, the Super-Biafran Patriot Who Defended it Till His Last Breath

MT - March 23, 2018

It was William Shakespeare, in his book, Macbeth, who wrote: “Life is but a walking shadow, a poor player that…

Nigerian Artist Modupeola Fadugba’s Works Cover Harper’s Bazaar Art’s March Issue
Art, History and Culture
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Art, History and Culture
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Nigerian Artist Modupeola Fadugba’s Works Cover Harper’s Bazaar Art’s March Issue

PH - March 22, 2018

Another testament to Nigeria’s burgeoning art scene, Modupeola Fadugba‘s works – not one but two! – will be gracing the…

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