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Events Galore

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It’s time for Events This Weekend. Browse through and see which events are happening around you. Have fun
Ciao! LANABLACK: The Exhibition
LANABLACK is an art form that captures the expressive nature of light and shade; springing forth tones and textures, drama over subtlety and subtlety over drama; ultimately taking the viewer through a new experience.
Date: Friday, 17 April
Time: 9:30 AM – 7 PM
Venue: Terra Kulture 1376, Tiamiyu Savage, Victoria Island
Contact: be@lana.black AIESEC Lagos Celebrates 40th Anniversary
AIESEC International is the world’s largest prolific students not-for profit organization with a global network of 50000 students and recent graduates. They are marking their 40th anniversary. Attendance is free.
Date: Saturday, 18 April
Time: 9 AM
Venue: UNILAG, Yaba (Multi-purpose hall) Medplus Presents: ZumbaFit
Medplus, one of Nigeria’s leading pharmacy will be launching its community wellness initiative to encourage adoption of healthy lifestyles amongst Lagosians. This …

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Muhammadu Buhari & Obiageli Ezekwesili make TIME’s 100 Most Influential People List

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Go Africans!
Every year, TIME Magazine releases its list of a select few who are paving the way in their countries, be it in entertainment, politics or even fashion and music.
Today, the list was released. Kanye West, Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift, Hilary Clinton, Kevin Hart, Reese Witherspoon and Kim Jong Un are some of the individuals on the list.
There are also 3 Nigerians present on the annual list. They are author and feminist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Presidential Elect Muhammadu Buhari and former Minister of Solid Minerals, Obiageli Ezekwesili for lending her voice to bring back the Chibok girls.
To read the full list, log on to TIME.com
Photo Credit: Stephen Voss-Redux for Time Magazine

A Refreshing New Form of Art! Tunji Lana Debuts with “LanaBlack Is” Photography Exhibition

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L-R: Aderonke Akinyele, Bolanle Austen-Peters, Tunji Lana & Jennifer Ukoh On Friday 10th April 2015, architect and photographer – Tunji Lana, unveiled his maiden photography collection titled – “LanaBlack Is“. at an opening night at Terra Kulture, Victoria Island, Lagos. The collection is a display of the artist’s visual interpretation of a mind-set that he is urging the world to be magnetized by, appreciate and adopt. Technically, the LanaBlack Photography concept captures the expressive nature of light and shade, springing forth tones and textures that ultimately takes the viewer though a new experience. The aim of the exhibition was to enable viewers see a fresh perspective of what ordinarily is, as the artist’s creativity will bring a new understanding to the environment and how it is and can be. If you missed out on the art fun, you can still catch it on or before Friday 17th April 2015 at the same venue. Check out photos from the exhibition below;



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Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Nike Oshinowo & their Kids Cover the Latest HELLO! Nigeria

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HELLO! Nigeria is back with a bang! In the new edition, they feature successful resilient women we know, love and look up to. Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde covers the mag with two of her four children – Princess and Captain E. The HELLO! team gave the scoop on their latest issue, “Our cover story tells the tale of Nollywood sweetheart Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, popularly known as ‘Omosexy’. In this interview, she speaks about her early fears of losing her place in Nollywood as a working actress who got pregnant quite frequently. It took sheer determination to continue as an actress and even succeed as one. The team also catches up with Nike Oshinowo, who debuted her twins on the magazine.Udo Okojo speaks to us about the start of a corporate women’s group, which was founded from her own worries five years ago. Today it is a hub for women from around the world to meet, share ideas and mentor younger women. On the foreign scene (and still on the subject of babies), Christina Aguilera rece…

Actress Nkiru Sylvanus shares new lovely photos

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The actress shared the photos on instagram. Another one after the cut...

Read what Ali Baba wrote about actors and piracy

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Actor Yemi Shodimu and others stormed the streets of Lagos to seize pirated copies of Kunle Afolayan's movie, October 1. This prompted this write-up above from Ali Baba. Is he calling actors intellectual imbeciles or I'm the one who doesn't get what he's trying to say?