Day: June 29, 2018

BrymO Will “Kill It” At Afropolitan Vibes This Weekend

By Lasmo Mojokwu Markjohn Offor, Concert reporter The singer BymO, christened “The Wizard” by Nigeria’s mainstream press, will headline the quarterly mini music carnival Afropolitan Vibes n Victoria Island this Friday (June 29) evening. The audience is expecting that he would “kill it”. “There is arguably no singer pushing the boundaries of art from within […]

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The City Arts Calendar June 29 to July 1-1

Sunshine Book Club reviews Sefi Ata At the Quintessence, this Saturday June 30 @11am a cast of 15-20 bookaholics will dissect the greats and smalls of Sefi Atta’s award winning book Everything Good Will Come. Book Club lead is Princess Irede Abumere. Venue: Quintesence, Parkview, Ikoyi Ranti Live!-You shouldn’t Miss This Ranti Ihimoyan Sings A […]

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What Does Black Panther’s Success Mean for African Films?

In late March, “Black Panther” became the most successful film in sub-Saharan Africa ever. The reasons for this are obvious. The United States is the world’s cultural powerhouse, and Hollywood is the centripetal force of that house. Thus, it is significant for a Hollywood movie to depict Africa in the way the film does. It depicts Africa […]

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