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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.

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An all-star cast thriller, recounting how Ebola was eradicated in Nigeria in 93 days, comes to London next month. 93 Days (http://93daysmovie.com/) is based on the true-life story of the men and women who risked their lives and made sacrifices to more

11 Aug 2017 00:00 Arts

Sudanese writer - Bushra al-Fadil has won the 2017 Caine Prize for African Writing, described as Africa’s leading literary award. He won the prize for his short story entitled “The Story of the Girl Whose Birds Flew Away”, translated by Max Shmookler more

5 Jul 2017 00:00 Arts

The African Showcase Market/Festival takes place on Wednesday 9 August 2017 in the Barking Town Centre and Market IG11 8DQ. The free event will feature: Live performances by Artistes from Africa, a drum workshop, Acoustic, PD workshop, more

28 Jun 2017 00:00 Arts

Isale Eko, a new musical production commemorating Lagos State's 50th Anniversary, comes to the United Kingdom during Black History Month in October 2017. more

13 Jun 2017 00:00 Arts

As the campaign to end Modern Day Slavery in the United Kingdom enters top gear, Inspiration Production presents a feature length movie - In A Strange Land. The film premieres in London on Friday June 9 more

5 Jun 2017 00:00 Arts

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

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