Culture

Nigeria:’From Age 8, I Knew I Wanted to Be a Professional Dancer’

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Daily Trust] “I do a lot of solo work,” Kamuyu says

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Nigeria:Why I Made Film On Nigerian Presidency – Bright Obasi

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Daily Trust] Bright Obasi is a filmmaker, president of High Definition Film Studio and the film academy. He is the brain behind the movie, If I am President and speaks about it among other issues.

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Nigeria:Investing in Women Promoting Nigeria’s Arts and Heritage

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Guardian] October is known as “art month” in London, and fortunately there is a significant amount of African talent being represented in the city during this period. With 1-54 and Frieze having just taken place, as well as world-renowned auction hous…

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Nigeria:Goodness Usman’s Take On Nollywood and Profitability

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Guardian] Despite fame and fortune being misconstrued or perceived to be the same, it is important to know that Nollywood has clearly and helplessly juxtaposition both.

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Kenya:Thousands Gather in Kakamega for Mashujaa Day Fete

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Nation] Bukhungu Stadium was filled with hundreds of people, braving the early morning chill, all gathered to celebrate Mashujaa Day.

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Kenya:Kakamega All Set to Host Big Fete

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Nation] As Kenyans celebrate Mashujaa Day Saturday, residents of Kakamega are marvelling at how preparations for the event have transformed the town.

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Nigeria:’I Strongly Believe There’s a Shift Happening in Nollywood Now’

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Guardian] After weeks of shooting on location and dealing with postproduction, filmmaker Ema Edosio Deleen is set to release her latest movie, Kasala. The 90 minutes feature film, which will go on big screen soon, is the story of four boys (TJ, Chikod…

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Seychelles:Seychelles to Host International Conference On Creole Studies During October Cultural Festival

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles will be hosting the 16th edition of the International Conference of Creole Studies from October 28 to November 3, an event that will see the contribution of over 100 participants from all over the world.

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Nigeria:What My White Beards Mean to Me – Falz

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Vanguard] Two times AMVCA winner, rapper, actor and comedian, Folarin Falana, aka FalzThe BadGuy, has finally revealed what his white beards mean to him.

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Nigeria:21-Year-Old Wins BBC News Pidgin Essay Competition

October 20, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Premium Times] A 21-year-old undergraduate of University of Port Harcourt, Izeowayi Victor, has won the first edition of the BBC News Pidgin essay competition titled, “Is Africa’s youth ready for political leadership.”

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