‘Flower Girl’ Director Michelle Bello Set to Release a Thrilling Short Film ‘And the Spirit Slowly Dies’ – Get the Scoop

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After blowing us away with ‘Flower Girl’ which won a whole lot of awards, British/Nigerian director Michelle Bello is set to release her next film project, a 40 minute Family Drama with strong thriller elements titled ‘And the Spirit Slowly Dies’ written and produced by UK based Writer/Producer Dapo Oshiyemi.

Kenya meets Nigeria as Lupita Nyong’o Stuns in Maki Oh on Her ‘Homecoming Tour’!

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It’s a beautiful combination as award-winning Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o rocked several pieces from Nigerian designer Amaka Osakwe of Maki Oh‘s earlier collections on her ongoing ‘Homecoming Tour’ to Kenya. This is the first trip back home since Lupita rocketed to A-List status in the American movie industry, and the

So Adorable & Talented! 9 Year Old Nigerian-German Girl Wins VR Bank Art Competition – PHOTOS

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It’s always so great to hear about youth of African descent doing great things all around the world. Meet 9-year-old Nigerian-German artist, Chioma Mayrschofer, who took part in VR-Bank’s art competition through her school. Not only did she win, she also got a chance to display her work at an

Temitope Williams-Adewunmi: Why Haven’t You Pursued Your Dream of Becoming a Fashion Designer?

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Ok… so you have always wanted to become a fashion designer…for any of the following reasons: You have always loved sketching clothes as soon as you were able to hold a pencil; You used to make clothes for your dolls; You know you have the talent and everyone knows that

Fuel Scarcity Situation Returns to Nigeria

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Fuel scarcity has once again hit Nigeria. Some petrol stations in Lagos, Ogun State, and Abuja have started hiking the price of fuel, while a few others have locked up their stations, Guardian reports. The report further states: However, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said the queues resulted from

Saudi Prince Pledges His $32 Billion Fortune to Charity

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How generous! Saudi Arabian Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, who made billions investing in American, European and Middle Eastern companies,plans to donate his $32 billion fortune to various humanitarian causes when he dies, CNN reports. The prince made the announcement via a statement which reads in part: Philanthropy

“Sicily” – MOOFA Expresses the Beauty of Sicily, Italy with a New Collection for Resort 2016!

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Presenting womaneswear designer, MOOFA‘s new collection for 2016 – “Sicily“. Inspired by the sounds, colours and beauty of the Sicily Island, Italy, the fashion brand presents a Resort collection that mixes rich colours with exotic silhouettes. The “Sicily” collection is a “cross between the shabbiness of the ancient coral coloured

Smooth Clothes without Worrying About NEPA & Power Cuts! Nigerian Ayokunle Adeniran Invents the Gas-Powered Pressing Iron

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A few weeks ago, the Internet was buzzing with photos of what was tagged the ‘Nepaless Iron’. It was very intriguing, and as you can imagine, we wanted to get in behind the story. The ‘Nepaless Iron’ is actually called the ‘Iron Rhino’ and is the innovative brain child of

New Music: Adekunle Gold – Orente

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“If you are a good, loyal and beautiful girl, you have a new name!“ Adekunle Gold came into the Nigerian music limelight in the last few months of 2014 when he released “Sade“. Now, the YBNL artiste premieres a new soothing love tune tune titled “Orente“.

Catch Up on Hit TV Shows as Ndani TV launches ‘The Ndani Series Bouquet’

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Online content provider Ndani TV, creator of hit TV shows; Gidi Up, The Juice and The Interview with Frank Donga, today in a press release announced its new online content bouquet- The Ndani Series Bouquet, set to launch in July 2015. The content bouquet, according to the GTBank Plc powered media company is

She Said Yes! Actress & Spoken Word Poet Titilope Sonuga is Engaged

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Yayyy!!! It’s shaping out to be a pretty fantastic year for Titilope Sonuga. The actress (she played Eki in Ndani TV‘s Gidi Up Season II) and spoken word poet got an opportunity to perform her thought-provoking and stirring poem at the swearing-in of President Muhammadu Buhari, then she was named the first Intel® She

Misty Copeland Becomes First Black Dancer to Lead US Ballet Group

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The American Ballet Theatre has named Misty Copeland its principal dancer – the first time a black ballerina has held the prestigious role, BBC reports. The 32-year-old Missouri-born ballerina has become a forceful voice for diversity in ballet and was named principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre on Tuesday, June

Find Out How to Squash the Spirit of Competition! Watch Episode II of Glory Edozien’s VLog – Discovery

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On the second episode of Glory Edozien’s Vlog, she talks about the competitive world we live in and how everyone seems to be trying to keep up with the Jones’ Glory says: The problem with competition, in my opinion, is that it fosters comparisons which can be incredibly distracting. My

Experience Aesthetic Beauty with Bianca Estelle at The Wedding Mall Abuja | Sunday, July 5th

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The Wedding Mall Abuja is very proud to introduce Bianca Estelle an established Aesthetician and Skin Specialist based in Central London, just a stone’s throw away from Harley Street and Oxford Street. Her reputation has enabled her to expand internationally in a short space of time and establish two further