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“A Song from the Dark” Review: Ogo Okpue’s Horror Feature Debut Feels Exactly Like a Debut, and Not a Good One

There may be talk of A Song from the Dark exploring Nigerian mysticism. Yet one can’t help but wonder just how authentic the representation has been. By Victory Hayzard Solum Magnus Williams (Wale Ojo), a migrant politician and beloved philanthropist, ends his life in a gruesome suicide in England. Soon afterward, his dysfunctional family members…

“Blessings” Review: Chukwuebuka Ibeh’s Debut Novel Explores the Epiphany of Self and Conflict of Identity

Blessings is an enjoyable novel with smooth prose and impressive writing for a young writer. Although it tells a familiar story, it attempts to infuse added creativity. By Michael Chiedoziem Chukwudera Stories bear numerous insights into the human condition. One of the most important double-edged utility of a story is how it helps the tellers…

“HEIS” Review: Rema’s Sophomore Album is a Radiant Emblem on Afro-Rave

Beyond HEIS’ polarised reception, Rema is blending rare colours to create an even rarer palette, and cementing himself as the vanguard of Afro-Rave. By Abioye Damilare Samson When the Mavin Records wunderkind, Rema, stepped onto the Headies Award stage in 2019 to accept the ‘Next Rated’ award, he left the audience with a statement that…

YG Plus Announces Partnership with Boomplay

This partnership between Boomplay and YG Plus was initiated to foster a deeper connection between South Korean artistes and their African fans.  By Hope Ibiale South Korea’s media and entertainment company, YG Plus, in a move to reach a new audience in Africa for its catalogue, has partnered with Africa’s premier music streaming and download…

Chima Udoye Wins 2024 Nigerian Idol

The gifted vocalist won against Lammy and Chioma. By Hope Ibiale Chima Udoye has been declared the winner of the 9th edition of Nigerian Idol. The gifted vocalist won against Lammy and Chioma. Udoye will walk away with 30 million naira in cash, a brand-new SUV, a music deal with a music video, and a…

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