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Monday, October 23, 2017

Mandela’s life story to end with volume titled Dare Not Linger

Nelson Mandela’s “long walk to freedom” will end with a book titled “Dare Not Linger“‚ to be published in October. Opening in 1993‚ as the...

Asabi Alakara

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Eleleture

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It’s Raining Heroes, Hallelujah!

As many churches we have per each square foot, we even have more Superheroes. From Lagos to Enugu, to Ekiti, to Imo, to Osogbo...

African culture spins its fashionable charm to drive tourism growth

  The recently concluded Essence Festival put a spotlight firmly on all things African and provided visitors with a vibrant cultural escape draped in a...

Òkò Àsètáánì…

Most comedians are not bumbling fools, or buffoonish, insipid and ultra stupid as they mostly want us all to believe. If anything, they are...

NLNG Presents $100,000 to Winner of 2016 Nigeria Prize for Literature

The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) yesterday at an elaborate public unveiling ceremony in Abuja, made a $100,000 cheque (about N46 million) presentation to...

Switzerland to hand back stolen artefact to Egypt

Switzerland will return to Egypt an ancient stela stolen 30 years ago from a temple dedicated to the goddess Isis, Geneva's public prosecutor has...

Wish by Moonlight (RHYMELESS)

The gong goes agog again Alas it is the new moon Abacus of man’s days Testimony of the unstoppable time.   Yes, it is the third moon Since last my...

Tina Mba: The undisputable queen of the stage and screen

Notable stage and screen actress, Tina Mba, took her turn last night on the ‘warm seat,’ a session on Whatsapp created by the Ibadan...

Min of Info and Culture urges Nigerians to deposit papers with National Archives

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Wednesday called on prominent Nigerians and institutions to deposit their personal papers and presentations...

Dancing Rhythms Of Love, Part 2

Lagbayi Lagbayi, ara Oyo*, lion of the land Great Oyo meesi*, Akinrogun* of Oyo Proud warrior of dated ancestry Tales of your battles far and near titillates. Son...

Dancing Rhythms Of Love, Part 1.

Olawuwo. With pulsating beats of music Afield, aplenty, dancers regale, but He rose high, then low, supine body Rising so high, nearly touching the sky Though many bodies...

Tell Me Sweet Something, Ayanda dominate nominations list for AMAA

The South African film industry is alive and kicking after three of its films; Ayanda and the Mechanic (Ayanda)‚ Tell Me Sweet Something and...

Arówóreyín Ògo L’orin Wa!

Muhammad Ali lost some flash, quick timing and a bit of his speed when he resumed prize fighting after about a four-year layoff, of...

God Bless Our Forcemen: Please Wish Them Well!

To all Writers, Satirists, Humorists, Dramatists, Economists, Politicians, Intellectuals, Thinkers Commentators, Wailers, Mourners, Alarmists, Activists, Pessimists, Optimists and the Fence-Sitters. None of us are heroes...

We are all Biafras to be released on May 31,2016

Parresia Publishers Ltd and African Centre for Media and Information Literacy in partnership with Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Foundation will on Tuesday, May 31, 2016,...

Dáńfó

Few other inventions of convenience ever kept my generation under wraps like the VW Kombi or the 'Kombinationskraftwagen' (for people and for load). From...

Ogun State Drum Festival: Let the drums roll

Ogun state has once again set the pace with the Nigerian Drum Festival, a first of it's kind. The four-day event kick started today,...

A Note To YOU Wakilu!

Son, look out for a woman who's not entirely the most attractive on the block. I am warning you! For your choice could come...