Arts/Entertainments

Private operators commended for growth of tourism

The Convener of Destination Lagos Awards, Apata Samson, has commended private tourism practitioners for their selfless and consistent efforts in grooming the industry. Speaking during the inauguration of  a nomination…

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Tinubu mourns actor, playwright Jimi Solanke

President Bola Tinubu has condoled with the family and friends of the iconic actor and playwright Jimi Solanke, who died on Monday, at the age of 81. This is contained…

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Fans react as Davido, Burna Boy miss out of 66th Grammys

In a shocking turn of events at the 66th Annual Grammy Awards held in Los Angeles, on Sunday, Nigerian music sensations, including Davido and Burna Boy, faced a disappointing defeat…

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Theatre oriented film ‘SÀNGÓ ALÀÀYÈ’ ‘ll re-pattern African cinema – Ade-Aluko

Yinka Ade-Aluko, the Chief Executive at doodle-Film Hub Ltd. says his company is partnering with states arts councils and major universities in Southwest and Kwara to premier a film “SÀNGÓ…

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African music taking over global stage—UK-based singer

Fast-rising Cameroonian-born singer and songwriter, Sonia Djoumessi, says African music has gained prominence and will take over the global stage in the nearest future. Sonia a model and Biomedical Scientist…

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Kwara Gov hails Tinubu on Ajiboye’s appointment

Biodun Esan, Ilorin Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State has congratulated Otunba Biodun Ajiboye on his appointment as Director-General of the National Institute for Cultural Orientation. A statement signed by…

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Lagos police reacts to Tiwa Savage’s petition against Davido

The Lagos Police Command says it has commence action on the petition from Nigerian singer and songwriter, Tiwa Savage, over alleged bullying and threat to her life by Grammy nominee,…

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Andoni Unity Festival: Tourists urge FG to develop sector

Some Nigerian tourists have called on the Federal Government to harness the country’s tourism potentials for economic growth and employment generation. Speaking during a beach party at Ikuru Town in…

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‘A Tribe Called Judah’ becomes Nollywood’s 1st film to gross N1bn

Funke Akindele’s blockbuster, ‘A Tribe called Judah’, has broken box office record  within 21 days of its release in cinemas to become first Nollywood film to gross One Billion Naira.…

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Nollywood actor, `Baba Olofa Ina’ buried in Ede

The late Nollywood actor, Adedeji Aderemi, popularly known as “Baba Olofa Ina” has been buried at his residence in Wakajaye area of Ede in Osun State on Friday. The burial of Nollywood…

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