Afrocritik Weekly Music Spotlight: Week 6

Afrocritik Weekly Music Spotlight 2024: Week 6


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Barnabas Emordi: Successive Steps Behind the Lens to Becoming Nollywood’s Highest-Grossing Cinematographer

“What is important for the cinematographer is making shooting decisions that will influence how the audience reacts to the film or a scene in the film,” _ Barnabas Emordi By Seyi Lasisi When Barnabas Emordi first stepped on a Nollywood movie set in 2015, he didn’t envision becoming a filmmaker. Between 2010 and 2015, Emordi,…

Social Entrepreneurship in Africa: A Case of the Nigerian and Kenyan Social Enterprise Ecosystem

While social entrepreneurship is thriving in Africa, it is clear that a lot needs to be done proactively by governments in Africa to create an enabling environment for them to exist and flourish. By Chimezie Chika In the 1990s and early 2000s, Nigeria’s niggling electricity shortages appeared to rest wholly on the government’s initiative to…

Remote Work Safety: A Guide to Preventing Data Breaches While Working from Home

Unfortunately, many businesses have failed to bring their cybersecurity strategies up to speed with the world of remote work. As such, cybercriminals now have a field day exploiting the new-found loopholes. By Michael Akuchie Although the 2020 pandemic facilitated remote work’s widespread popularity today, its roots can be traced back to the 1970s. A NASA…

Grammy-nominated Artiste, Matt B, Releases New Music Video for “Shining”

According to Matt B, the music video is an ode to Black excellence. By Hope Ibiale Grammy-nominated artiste, Matt B, has released a new music video for his record “Shining”, a song from his album, Alkebulan.  According to the artiste, the music video is an ode to Black excellence. The video, directed by PhillyFlyBoy and…

“On The Edge” Review: Temitope Bolade-Akinbode’s Drama Highlights the Human Condition With Tragic Consequences

In its commitment to bringing us this cast of characters with all their drama, On The Edge teases but refrains, and always holds off from sliding into the melodramatic. And it yields delicious rewards. By Victory Hayzard Solum In Temitope Bolade-Akinbode’s 2023 drama, On The Edge, Tomisin, played by Olumide Oworu (Far From Home, A…

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