I Never Knew I was a Girl Until I was About15 Years Old – Yemisi Ransome-Kuti

Yemisi Ransome-Kuti is matriarch of the Ransome-Kuti family. She is also retired Chairman and founder of the Nigerian Network of Non-Governmental Organisations. In a recent interview with Ademola O., she spoke about her life, the Ransome-Kuti family and more. Excerpts. How has it been heading a family with so much history? One of the beautiful things about being in an

» Read more

United Nations Honor Omotola Jalade Ekehinde among Most Influential Africans

Nigeria’s top actress Omotola Jalade Ekehinde fondly called omosexy has been named amongst the most influential Africans. The award-winning Diva and humanitarian was honoured as one of the 100 most influential people of African descent by the United Nations. The thespian made this known on her Instagram page. She wrote:”Honoured to be one of the Most Influential 100 People of

» Read more

British Don Challenges Nigeria’s Claim to Ownership of Highlife Music

John Collins,aBritish music professor has dared to say that Nigerians can not claim ownership of the highlife genre of music. Collins, who was reacting to a claim by Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Jupitar, that “Highlife is not Ghanaian music”, said the comment was not accurate. On a radio show, the UK-born professor, who has lived in Ghana since 1969 said, “Highlife

» Read more

Omotola, D’banj,Yemi Alade Among UN 2018 MIPAD Honorees 100 List.

Nigerian entertainers D’banj, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Yemi Alade and 41 other Nigerians were among those honoured on Wednesday at the United Nations as they were unveiled as part of the 2018 Most Influential People of African Descent global 100 list. The list, which was announced in March, recognizes the positive contributions made by people of African descent, worldwide, across four categories

» Read more

Nigerian Literary Icon Chimamanda Adichie Awarded ‘Special Distinction for Thought Leadership’ in New York

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is one Nigerian who has projected her home country Nigeria in shining light with her impeccable literary strides. The multiple award winning author received the Special Distinction for Thought Leadership Award during the 2018 Annual Awards Dinner of the Global Hope Coalition in New York City onOn September 27th. The Global Hope Coalition is a network of

» Read more

Award Winning Laolu Senbanjo Stuns with his Creative Design of Belvedere Bottle

Top Nigerian visual artist, Laolu Senbanjo aka ‘Laolu NYC’ has scored a big one with his dexterity as his creation of a stunning designed and handcrafted Belvedere limited-edition bottle which was officially unveiled last week at Moet Hennessy office in Lagos has continued to attract global commendation. The event was witnessed by many media writers and art enthusiasts who were

» Read more
1 112 113 114 115 116 171