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Black Panther actress, Lupita Nyong'o has announced that plans are set for the screen adaptation of Chimamanda Adichie's 2013 novel 'Americanah'. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Nyong'o made the disclosure in an interview with Vogue Magazine.

Davido’s “Fall” Becomes 19th Most Played Song On US Radio


Davido’s 2017 single; “fall,” has already caught American’s attention as a result of the massive airplay that it currently getting on US radio.

Davido Becomes First African To Hit 10 Million Instagram Followers


Nigeria's entertainer, David Adeleke popularly called Davido has set a landmark by being the first African to hit ten million followers on Instagram.

Linda Ikeji’s Blog Account Deleted By Instagram


In recent times, social media company Instagram has been shutting down numerous account as it fights to tackle the spread of fake news. Nigerian renown blog platform, "Linda Ikeji Blog" (LIB) account on Instagram has been deleted by parent company Facebook.

Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been announced as the speaker for the 2019 Yale College Class Day, News Agency Of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Adichie graduated with a Master’s Degree from Yale in African History in 2008.

Tiwa Savage Set To Quit Marvin's Record


Tiwatope Savage-Balogun, better known by her stage name Tiwa Savage, is said to have taken off her photos from her Instagram account. The act which has kept her fans wondering is suspected to be hitched on her alleged plans to leave Marvin records.

Adesua Etomi Lands On The Front Cover of Vogue Magazine

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Popular Nollywood actress, Adesua Etomi Wellington has landed the cover of the iconic Vogue Magazine. Etomi was featured on the April issue of the magazine alongside thirteen other international female actresses. The actresses included America’s Scarlet Johansson, India’

'Black Panther' Dominates All Categories At The 2019 OSCARS

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The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, is a yearly award given annually to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership. This year marks the 89th year of the prestigious award.

Fashion Designer Karl Lagerfeld Dies At 85

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Legendary haute-couture designer and creative director of French Luxury Fashion House Chanel, Karl Otto Lagerfeld has died at aged 85 today, at a hospital in Neiilly-sur-Seine outside Paris.

Oscar 2019: Omotola Jolade-Ekeinde, 3 Others Nigerians To Determine Winner

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Four top Nigerian celebrities; Omotola Jolade-Ekeinde, Wunmi Mosaku, Femi Odugbemi, and Ngozi Onwurah have being nominated among artists to determine winners of Oscar 2019 with their votes on Sunday.

Grammy Awards 2019

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The 2019 Grammy Awards which saw Cardi B making history as the first female solo artist to win "Best Rap Album" for her debut "Invasion of Privacy" also featured Lady Gaga and Donald Glover (Childish Gambino) winning Big.

Nollywood Actress, Stephanie Linus has been honoured and recognized by the Los Angeles City Council for her impactful 2014 movie 'Dry', which centres on Vesico-Vaginal Fistula and underage marriage. 'Dry' won Best Narrative Feature at the 2016 Pan-African Film Arts Festival (PAFF)

The incredible painting of Ile-Ife princess by Ben Enwonwu, Adetutu Ademiluyi, known as Tutu, gets an auction of £1, 205,000, four times more than expected. The Nigerian masterpiece, initially declared missing was found in a “modest north London flat” recently.
In naira terms, it was sold for N508, 358, 301, an African record. The painting, ranked by arts collectors with Mona Lisa, was done by Nigeria’s renowned artist late Ben Enwonwu in 1974.

Following comments by fans on the old fashion style of popular Nigerian singer, Simi, the 'Joromi' crooner has come out to clear the air on her fashion sense. The singer in an interview granted on Monday said instead of dissipating energy on fashion, she was focused on making good music for her teeming fans and music lovers.

Popular Nollywood actor, Abdurasak Adewale Sokoti has taken to the social media to commend star actress, Funke Akindele for her efforts toward taking Nollwood to the global community with her selection as a member of the cast billed to prosecute a yet-to-be released Hollywood movie titled 'Avenger: Infinity Wars'.

Over 20 shops filled with artworks were destroyed in the fire at the Abuja Arts and Craft Village Friday night, Mr Kanayo Chukwumezie, president of the African Arts and Cultural Heritage Association (AACHA) said. Chukwumezie told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Abuja that the disaster caused a loss of over N400 million. “We have not ascertained the cause of the fire.

Nnedi Okorafor


Award-winning Nigerian sci-fi writer Nnedi Okorafor has announced that she’ll be writing an eight-page comic for Marvel’s forthcoming Venomverse anthology, slated to come out in September 2017.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is one of three winners of Le Grand Prix de l’héroïne Madame Figaro 2017.