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IDRIS ELBA’S COACHELLA DEBUT – Crowd Was Impressed

He’s played a ruthless Baltimore drug dealer and Nelson Mandela. He’s been named People magazine’s…

COACHELLA 2019 – African Giants Set To Take Centre Stage

Nigerian Music sensations, Burna Boy and Mr Eazi have been announced to perform at Coachella 2019 in…

Lupita Nyongo In “US” Movie

Hollywood knew they had a star in Lupita Nyong’o from the moment mainstream audiences saw…

A BIG FAREWELL – Nipsey Hussle’s Funeral Service

Not only will Los Angeles’ Staples Center be packed for Nipsey Hussle’s memorial Thursday, but…

MYSTERY BEHIND THE SUNGLASSES – The Story of Anna Wintour

Anna Wintour has spent 30 years in the fashion industry, carving out a niche for…

COLOUR ME BLACK – The Place Of Henna In Modern Culture

Henna is a dye prepared from the plant Lawsonia inermis (also known as hina), the henna tree,…

JUSSIE SMOLLETT: FROM VICTIM TO SUSPECT – What Jussie Smollet’s Situation Means For The Rights Of Minorities

“One day you’re the cock of the walk, the next you’re a feather duster.” –…

REVIEW | “UYO MEYO” ILLUSTRATES TENI’S ARTISTIC RANGE IN THE SAME WAY IT REFLECTS HER STEADY RISE

You’re in the crowd, sweating out the minutes, having managed to fight your way to…

ALPHA FEMALES NOT ALLOWED – The Concept Of The Alpha Female, And Plausibility Thereof

“If men are punished for failure to achieve success, then women are punished for success…

REVIEW | “OYI” IS PROOF THAT 2BABA DOES NOT HAVE TO SAY MUCH TO GET YOU LISTENING

There are those who hold the view that 2018 was a tricky year for Nigerian…