Monthly Archives: March 2013

BOMBASTIC GHANIGERIAN HIGHLIFE

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HIGHLIFE PLAYLIST     Its Friday people and we found this incredible playlist for you to relax to. Its a Ghana/Nigerian playlist of sweet old school highlife music starting with the Igbo classic Owu Onyara (he is a mad man) … Continue reading

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TOKE MAKINWA: THE MARRIED WOMAN SYNDROME

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THIS WEEK ON THE TOKE MAKINWA VLOG   ” I look forward to a Nigeria where a woman is judged not by her marital status but by the content of her character. ”   Oh the little things that make … Continue reading

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FROM IVORIA TO THE WORLD: LAURENCEAIRLINE

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Written by: Onyedika Achilike   COTE D’IVOIRE MODE: LAURENCEAIRLINE BY LAURENCE CHAUVIN  At the forefront of sustainable  fashion is Ivorian born designer of menswear label, laurenceairline, Laurence Chauvin Buthaud, who was Recently spotlight as part of Diesel x Edun studio Africa … Continue reading

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LEMI GHARIOKWU: FATHER OF AFRO POP ART

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Written by: Onyedika Achilike   AFRO POP ART “Wow  Goddamit” Fela Kuti’s words at his first sight of Lemi Ghariokwu’s art.   Born, bred and buttered in Lagos Nigeria, Lemi is seen as the inventor of ‘Afro Pop Art’. He is … Continue reading

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PASSWORD: OBIAGELI

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AN EXTREMELY BEAUTIFUL SONG FROM UP & COMING ARTIST, PASSWORD Its been what seems like an eternity since we heard such a velvety voice from a male Naija artist. For a second you’d wish your name was Obiageli, and every … Continue reading

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