British Model, Naomi Campbell Honored With The Global Advocacy Award In New York

British supermodel, businesswoman, and philanthropist, Naomi Campbell, was recently honored by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) with the Global Advocacy Award at the 19th annual Greater New York Gala, which was held on Saturday, February 1st, 2020 at the New York Marriott Marquis, New York. Campbell was recognized based on her global relief efforts which support homelessness, poverty, HIV/Aids, world hunger and equality for all people. While accepting her honor, the 49-year-old activist who donned a draping gown by Lebanese designer, Zuhair Murad notes:  “This journey that I am on gives…

Event: The Funky Brunch Lagos Last Edition Was A Mega Hit!!!

The Christmas edition of one of Nigeria’s most anticipated parties – The Funky Brunch Lagos turned out an incredible and impressive massive crowd of upwardly mobile and luxury lifestyle lovers with over 3000 guests across Nigeria with a high concentration of celebrities, millennials, upwardly mobile gentlemen and women in entertainment, corporate, art and government from within and outside Nigeria in attendance.  Guests were treated to an exquisitely decorated welcome area entrance which had them taking hundreds of selfies, delicious feasts for the stomach, endless drinks, crazy laughter, great energy, good…

Lagos Theatre Festival 2020

The 7th edition of the Lagos Theatre Festival is set to hold in multiple locations within the Lagos metropolis including National Museum Lagos, African Artists Foundation, British Council, Alliance Française with Freedom Park, Broad Street, Lagos Island as the main Festival Hub amongst other venues. This year’s festival will explore the theme, ‘Going out of Bounds’ and will feature over 120 events – drama, opera, dance, comedy, and spoken word and evening events of karaoke, comedy, music performances and disco. There will be side attractions to include the famous LTF Leisure Market…

Burna Boy Nominated For Brits Awards

Following a successful 2019 music year and a Grammy Award nomination, Afro-fusion singer, Burna Boy successfully secured a spot on the BRIT Awards nomination list in the INTERNATIONAL MALE SOLO ARTIST category and the SONG OF THE YEAR category for his feature on Dave’s “Location”.  This is making him the first African artist to get nominated in over two decades and the second African artist to ever get nominated in the Awards’ 40 years history, the first being Youssou N’Dour. Added to this, the self-acclaimed African Giant won the most awards at…

NissiI Ogulu Delivers First Live Showcase With Family And Friends

An intimate listening session for fast-rising Afro-jazz singer and songwriter, Nissi Ogulu, simply known as Nissi was held at BLD by Play, Admiralty Way, Lekki on Friday, January 3rd, 2020. The evening started with her mother, Bose Ogulu giving an opening remark of how much Nissi has achieved over the years as a musician, mechanical engineer, car designer and artist/painter whose art exhibitions have been held all over the world. She also announced that Nissi’s 7-track EP titled “The Virus” is set to be released in two months. Tagged Nissi’s…

Johnny Drille Shuts Down Abuja/Benin With ‘Johnny’s Room Live

Coming off the success of the Lagos edition of Johnny’s Room Live held in October, the Abuja edition which took place on the 8th of December, 2019 at Central Park, Garki 1, and the Benin edition at Image Gardens, Boundary Road, Benin City on the 15th of December, 2019 was all shades of exceptional.  Fans of the alternative-rock singer came out en-masse to experience premium entertainment because of Johnny’s musical prowess and dexterity and of course in an emotive ambiance. Both shows were entertaining, interactive and fun for everyone in attendance,…

12 Beats Of Christmas Album Launch Press Release

Taurus Events hosted the ‘12 Beats of Christmas’ album launch on the 14th of December at the Alchemist Bar. The launch kicked off at 6 pm with tunes from the mixmaster, DJ Kay with fun-loving revelers and fans of Ivlyn Mutua ready for the highly anticipated album of the season. This debut album comes after her transition from being a gospel artist. Her powerful stage presence captured the crowd’s spirit as she performed five of her original songs; Missing You, Forever and a Day, Bado, Jibamabe and the final banger…

The 6th Unofficial Christmas Party Themed ‘Future Perfect’ Brings The Future To Life

On Thursday the 12th December, The Balmoral Convention Centre was transformed into a futuristic arena for what has become the highlight of the corporate-social calendar – The Unofficial Christmas Party. Coming off the success of last year’s A Night at Studio 54-theme, this year’s TUXP, hosted by comedian Bovi alongside actor, Akah Nnani, saw Lagos’ most influential companies, entrepreneurs, celebrities and influencers stun in their best futuristic-leaning outfits in line with this year’s “Future Perfect ” theme. From the exhibition area’s neon-shiny lights arranged in a geometric formation, vortex photo…

Falana Performs At Global Citizen Prize Awards, London Alongside Jennifer Hudson, John Legend, Others

Falana was announced as the sole African performer at 2019 Global Citizen Prize awards high-level event which was held ahead of the award concert which featured London Jennifer Hudson, John Legend, others. Nigerian-Canadian singer, Victoria Falana, better known by her stage name, Falana continues in giant strides as she performs at the Global Citizen Prize award High-level event held at Kensington Pavilion Royal, South Kensington, London. The event was also attended by Tunde and Rene Folawiyo, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede and his wife as representatives of the Global Citizen Nigeria, and award winner, Deputy UN…

Event: Blaqbonez Delivers Exciting Performance At Blaqbonez Rave

The BBQ in the Park end of year event tagged “The Blaqbonez Rave” held at Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island Lagos on Sunday, 9th of December, 2019 was all shades of amazing. The show which kicked off a few minutes to 8 pm, was entertaining, interactive and fun for everyone in attendance thanks to the thrilling performances from different musical acts. Hosted by AK Smuth, Live Wire and Sheye Banks, the event which happens to be the first that Blaqbonez will be headlining saw him deliver thrilling performances, one that…