Monthly Archive: July 2015

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Nigeria Film industry raises bar in Africa

By his own estimates, Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen has directed somewhere between 150 and 200 movies over the course of his 20-year career — including hits like “Games Women Play,” “Last Burial” and “Behind Closed...

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Fela Kuti site relaunched

On July 27th of the year 2015, Fela.net was relaunched with an eye on providing the Afrobeat pioneer with the digital digs he rightfully deserves in the age of information. Many of us scour...

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Audio: Erykah Badu’s new mix

Erykah Badu may not be as prolific as she once was with her own music, however she hasn’t totally disappeared from sight either. It’s been five years since the singer’s last album, New Amerykah...

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The uniqueness of Nigeria’s movie industry

The story behind Nigeria’s domestic movie industry, the second biggest producer of films in the world. Despite having only 14 cinemas in a country of 170 million people, Nigeria’s film industry, dubbed “Nollywood”, churns...