Revered Onitsha Kingdom Ofala Festival 2019 begins October 5

Revered Onitsha Kingdom Ofala Festival 2019 begins October 5

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Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Achebe By Sunny A. David The 2019 edition of the annual Ofala festival of Onitsha Kingdom, Anambra State, will begin on Saturday, October 5, at the Palace of Obi of Onitsha, His Majesty, Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe. The festival…

African Union announces Lagos as host of 6th AFRIMA Awards

African Union announces Lagos as host of 6th AFRIMA Awards

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Adenrele Niyi, Associate Producer, AFRIMA …Events hold November 20-23, 2019 The African Union Commission (AUC) and the International Committee of AFRIMA have announced that the 6th edition of the All Africa Music Awards themed “Feel Africa” will be hosted in Lagos State,…

Anambra set to establish art, craft, film village

Anambra set to establish art, craft, film village

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The Commissioner, Sally Mbanefo (left) with other dignitaries at the retreat By Sunny A. David, Awka The Anambra State Ministry of Indigenous Art Works, Diaspora Affairs, Culture, and Tourism has held its maiden edition of staff retreat in the ministry to foster…

Boko Haram-inspired film, ‘The Delivery Boy’ screens in Berlin

Boko Haram-inspired film, ‘The Delivery Boy’ screens in Berlin

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‘The Delivery Boy’, a Boko Haram-inspired film has screened at the Nollywood Travel Film Festival (NTFF) in Berlin. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the film was one of the three Nollywood movies selected for special spotlight at the festival. ‘The…

The 41st Bali Arts Festival: Celebrate Bali’s cultural highlight

The 41st Bali Arts Festival: Celebrate Bali’s cultural highlight

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This year, Indonesia’s longest-running festival will once again turn the spotlight on this famous tourist paradise to unite art lovers from across Bali, and beyond. By Sandra Sparrowhawk The Bali Arts Festival, or Pesta Kesenian Bali, which takes place at the magnificent…

Ooni of Ife narrates histories behind 401 tourists’ sites in Ile-Ife

Ooni of Ife narrates histories behind 401 tourists’ sites in Ile-Ife

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The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, late on Wednesday said that there were 401 historical and religious  sites in Ile Ife that could be likened to those found in other parts of the world. The oba also narrated  the  mysteries and…

Federal Government announces new date for Abuja carnival

Federal Government announces new date for Abuja carnival

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A durbar in Zaria, northern Nigeria The Federal Government said the annual Abuja carnival has been rescheduled to hold from Nov. 23 to Nov. 25. Mrs Grace Gekpe, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Information said the postponement was to enable the ministry plan…

Ooni of Ife hosts 2Face Idibia, wife Annie

Ooni of Ife hosts 2Face Idibia, wife Annie

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Ooni of Ife presents gift to the Idibia’s (Instagram/AnnieIdibia) The Ooni Of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has played host to Nigeria’s music icon, 2Face Idibia and his wife Annie, at his palace. The Ooni of Ife’s official Instagram page posted a…

Singer, Mr Eazi postpones March tour due to visa delay

Singer, Mr Eazi postpones March tour due to visa delay

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Eazi Nigerian singer and songwriter, Oluwatosin Ajibade, popularly called Mr Eazi has postponed his US tour scheduled to hold in March due to a delay in his visa. The award winning singer is the pioneer of Banku music, a fusion sound he…

Nigerian singer, Davido hits 10 million followers on Instagram

Nigerian singer, Davido hits 10 million followers on Instagram

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Award winning musician,, Davideke, a.k.a Davido has hit 10 million followers on Instagram. Instagram is a social networking application that enables users capture, share and edit photos, videos and messages with friends in a creative way. The ”FIA” crooner thus became the…