The Nigerian rapper Folarin Falana popularly known as Falz published the video of ‘Child of the World’ on July 20, 2018. The video is taken from the third solo album by Falz titled 27. The music video addresses rape, HIV and suicide.
Nigeria: Fashion Finest Africa Fashion Week, a two day event debuted on the 27th of May, introducing young designers such as House of Moreni and Kuthe to the world of fashion in Lagos.
Nigerian artist Babajide Olatunji had a private viewing of his new work in Ikoyi, Lagos. Babajide who is a self-taught artist came into limelight with his intriguing tribal mark series. His remarkable drawings are photorealistic.
Nigerian artist Olawale Ashimi popularly known as Brymo held an intimate session of his sixth album called Oso at Jazzhole, Lagos. The session was part of his album promotion. Brymo’s voice and style of music has earned him hard core fans around the globe.
The Homowo Festival, which is held in Ghana is one of a kind. A month long ban on noise is placed during the period leading to the festival. Churches, mosques, clubs and open bars comply with the regulation. When the celebrations start, the Ga people “hoot at hunger” in the remembrance of the famine that once happened in their history.
Kenya sent its first female athlete to the Winter Olympics games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The presence of African athletes at this year’s Winter Olympics has been a source of celebration. Participants include Nigeria’s bobsleigh team, and skeleton athlete Akwasi Frimpong from Ghana. We wish the athletes the best.
The South African film Inxeba is now streaming on Netflix a remarkable feat. Inxeba is the first and only South African film to be watched on Netflix. The controversial film which tells the story of initiation, circumcision, masculinity and manhood has set tongues wagging for its depiction of the sacred Xhosa initiation rite.
Good Morning Africa, today we wake up to the beautiful news of Funke Akindele’s role in the new Avengers: Infinity War. Funke is one of Nollywood’s top actresses. The news of her role as one of the Dora Milaje has left social media buzzing with excitement.
Good morning Africa and Happy New Year. We take you to our first destination of this year in Nigeria. In the old city of Kaduna lies a castle that reminds you of King’s Landing, Kajuru Castle. This beautiful edifice is the perfect getaway destination.