MePlaylist attracts investments from Mathew Knowles and other Global Investors

MePlaylist TM app, an African start-up for music streaming and promotion has earned the attention of global investors and partners that include Mathew Knowles, father of pop stars Beyoncé and Solange. His Music World Entertainment Corporation has joined other global industry majors to invest in Nigeria’s rapidly growing music industry. The Corporation has expanded and diversified over the last two decades into one of the … Continue reading MePlaylist attracts investments from Mathew Knowles and other Global Investors

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Anthony Joshua pays tribute to Femi Kuti at the New Afrika Shrine

Anthony Joshua, the two-time unified world boxing heavyweight champion, visited the New Afrika Shrine in Lagos to pay homage, presenting his belts to the king of afrobeat, Femi Anikulapo-Kuti on 20 February. In a charged atmosphere, during the Thursday rehearsal session (which in itself is a show), the champion entered the Afrika Shrine and the frenzy doubled. He went straight to the stage, prostrated in … Continue reading Anthony Joshua pays tribute to Femi Kuti at the New Afrika Shrine

Bolaji Alonge’s Beautiful Disaster features at the Lagos Biennial of Contemporary Art

The 2nd Edition of the Lagos International Biennial for Contemporary Art themed ‘How to build a lagoon with just a bottle of wine?’ kicks off on 26 October to 30 November 2019. For a month and across multiple locations, artists, Innovators, collaborators come together for a unique experience, exchange and exhibition that puts in focus, the rising complexity and ambition of metropolitan living, urbanization, and … Continue reading Bolaji Alonge’s Beautiful Disaster features at the Lagos Biennial of Contemporary Art

Felabration 2019: Burna Boy sets stage alight in Lagos

Burna Boy, the Nigerian Afro-fusion superstar, graced the stage on the second night of Felabration to the joy of revellers at the Afrika Shrine, Lagos. It was a line up of performances by artists such as Etuk Ubong, CDQ and others. The ‘African Giant’ alias seem befitting as the fans went berserk when he stepped on stage and did not fall short of expectation as … Continue reading Felabration 2019: Burna Boy sets stage alight in Lagos

Eyes of a Lagos Boy, Felabration 2019 outdoor photo exhibition

FELABRATION 2019 | 14-20 OCTOBER | FREEDOM PARK OUTDOOR PHOTO EXHIBITION by BOLAJI ALONGE Eyes of a Lagos Boy, photographer Bolaji Alonge, presents an outdoor photo exhibition at Freedom Park during Felabration 2019 on Femi Kuti. Femi Anikulapo-Kuti and the Positive Force symbolize the celebration of joy but also deeply rooted resistance and belief in a better future for Nigeria and Africa, free from corruption and … Continue reading Eyes of a Lagos Boy, Felabration 2019 outdoor photo exhibition