Culture

Our aim is to bring a fresh eye to culture in Africa. Exploring everything from little known traditional customs to vibrant, bubbling underground scenes, join a fierce discourse and share your opinion on the state of culture and where it’s headed.

Medicine in motion: How Tai Chi heals body and mind

As the sun breaks over the skyscrapers of Hong Kong, the smooth, graceful moves of…

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Miss Nigeria, Etsanyi Tukura, receives heart-felt welcome in Taraba State

Crowned a week ago as the 43rd Miss Nigeria,  Beauty Etsanyi Tukura, received a lovely…

Inbreeding may have helped cause Neanderthals to go extinct, study says

Neanderthals went extinct around 40,000 years ago — about the same time that modern humans…

Michelle Obama visits studio of Nigerian visual artist, Njideka Akunyili

Former First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, graced the studio of Nigerian visual…

The Birth and evolution of the Miss Nigeria Pageant show

1957 saw the birth of a beauty pageant show in Nigeria, one that now features…

Sharo festival
Sharo Festival – A festival for public flogging & test of manliness

Nigeria is Africa’s most populous country and also one of the largest body of ethnic…

colourful cultural festivals in Nigeria
Five Colourful Cultural Festivals In Nigeria

Nigeria is rich in culture and there is unarguably no better way to explore and…

Egypt unveils discovery of 30 ancient coffins with mummies inside

Egyptian authorities on Saturday revealed the contents of 30 ancient wooden coffins discovered in Luxor…

Isiagu
Ever want to look dope in an Igbo Attire? The Isiagu Attire will make you standout

Have you ever thought of rocking an Igbo attire, but constantly run out of ideas?…

Palaver movie
Four Things You Should Know About Nigeria’s First Feature Film “Palaver”

Ever wondered where Nollywood evolved from? And maybe its first-ever movie? Just like you, I…