Yoruba Women Choir and Debra Debs perform June 21

The Yoruba Women Choir and London-based singer/songwriter - Debra Debs and her 7 piece band perform at the Union Chapel London on Saturday June 21 2014.



The personal experiences of Mr. George Noah, the immediate past Managing Director, Lagos State Signage and Advertisement Agency (LASAA) - have been enumerated in his new book titled, 2015 Elections: The Politics of Outdoor Advertising in Lagos State. more

27 Jan 2017 00:00 Arts

Ace movie director Kunle Afolayan’s blockbuster movie - THE CEO will premiere at Vue Cinema, Leicester Square, London on Thursday, 27th of October. more

11 Oct 2016 00:00 Arts

The 20th African Film Awards organised by African Voice Newspaper takes place on Saturday November 5, 2016. more

13 Sep 2016 00:00 Arts

Mandela Trilogy presented by Cape Town Opera.

Picture - John Snelling

Africa Utopia returns for a fourth time to Southbank Centre to explore what can be learnt and celebrated from modern Africa and the African Diaspora. The festival investigates the arts and culture of one of the world's most dynamic and fast-changing more

14 Jul 2016 00:00 Arts

Lidudumalingani Mqombothi has won the 2016 Caine Prize for African Writing, described as Africa’s leading literary award, for his short story entitled 'Memories We Lost' published in Incredible Journey: Stories That Move You (Burnet Media, more

6 Jul 2016 00:00 Arts

Return of The Don, as directed by the Cannes Certified Multi Award winning Director Malcolm A Benson, premieres on Friday 17 June 2016 in London. The World Premiere and Red Carpet will be held at the prestigious BFI IMAX in Waterloo, London. more

10 Jun 2016 00:00 Arts

A young Nigerian Artist has sparked a huge sensation on social media in the country with his art works. 35-year-old Olumide Oresegun's paintings are so life-like that people are now comparing some of his paintings to that of the famous Italian more

8 Jun 2016 00:00 Arts

What is James Barnor famous for? Search here to win 2 tickets for this Friday evening more

7 Jun 2016 17:58 Arts

London-based IROKO Theatre Company staged ‘Shakespeare’s Ájè, The Witches’ as part of the 400th year anniversary celebration of the death of William Shakespeare at London’s Barbican Centre recently. more

15 Mar 2016 00:00 Arts

Bele carnival costume

Photo by Toby Keane

The celebration of West African culture and literature, tagged West Africa: Word, Symbol, Song at the British Library which opened last October continues till 16 February. more

29 Dec 2015 00:00 Arts

The 19th African Film Awards 2015 takes place on Friday 13 November 2015 at the Stratford Town Hall in East London. more

2 Nov 2015 00:00 Arts

Africa on the Square at Trafalgar Square

Picture by Hayley Madden

The best of Africa's culture was on display at London's Trafalgar Square recently through an event tagged Africa on the Square. more

21 Oct 2015 00:00 Arts

'Church' by Mbongeni Buthelezi. Of his art he says he is interested in - (finding) the details close up, but also see the whole story as you view it from afar.

Image - Mbongeni Buthelezi

South African artist Mbongeni Buthelezi recycles plastic litter, adds some heat and melts it all on to his canvas to create some of the most audacious pieces of art. A regular exhibitor on the local and international art scenes for almost 20 years, more

12 Oct 2015 00:00 Arts

Chineke Junior Orchestra with founder Chi Chi Nwanoku and conductor Wayne Marshall at Africa Utopia

Picture by Ade Omoloja

Southbank Centre’s Africa Utopia festival celebrated the arts and culture of one of the world's most dynamic and fast-changing continents and looked at how Africa can lead the way in thinking about society, community, business and technology, fashion more

30 Sep 2015 00:00 Arts

Iyalode of Eti - a unique West African transposition of one of the greatest dramas ever written, John Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi, goes on stage in London this weekend. more

7 Sep 2015 00:00 Arts

The London Premiere of Basira in London - a hilarious Comedy/Drama about an African woman who relocates to London with great expectations but is caught up in a culture clash, takes place on Friday 21 August 2015 at Odeon Cinema Greenwich. more

18 Aug 2015 00:00 Arts

Singer, dancer and teacher, Totó La Momposina's entire life has been dedicated to representing the music of Colombia’s Caribbean coastline, where African, Indigenous Indian and Spanish cultures mingle to create a unique musical tradition. ‘Tambolero’ more

4 Aug 2015 00:00 Arts

Following the success of the first ‘Film Caribbean UK’ festival last December 2014, CaribBe TV has partnered with the organizers Sankofa Televisual for the ‘Film Caribbean (UK) Summer Season 2015 ’, which will be held at the Bernie Grant Arts Centre more

31 Jul 2015 00:00 Arts

Zambia’s Namwali Serpell has won the 2015 Caine Prize for African Writing, described as Africa’s leading literary award, for her short story entitled “The Sack” from Africa39 (Bloomsbury, London, 2014). more

7 Jul 2015 00:00 Arts

Ola Rotimi's The Gods Are Not To Blame goes on stage in London from Sunday 26 April to Thursday 30 April 2015. more

17 Apr 2015 00:00 Arts

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