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Features
Get to know one of the Nigerian movie industry's stalwarts.
Meet Bimbo Manuel, A Real Nollywood Hero
Here are five of the most cold-hearted persons to have headed African governments.
Without Honour: The Worst African Dictators In History
From classic tales of humour to serious accounts of human triumph in the face of adversity, here's a selection of the finest fiction and non-fiction written by Africans.
10 Books Written By Africans You Must Read Before You Die
A young lady narrates her horrific experience at the recent NIS recruitment exam that ended in tragedy in multiple Nigerian cities.
Blood, Sweat And Wasted Lives: My Experience At The Nigeria Immigration Service Exam
“...instead of the West filling the coffers of African governments, perhaps it should consider putting such funds into private organisations and African charities.”
When Aid Doesn't Help Africa
We count down the marquee act’s top 5 most remarkable music videos, beginning with the colourful visual for 2006′s 'Why Me'.
The 5 Most Unforgettable D'banj Videos
A group of dwarves are running around the streets of Lagos, Port Harcourt and Asaba, selling films they acted in. That's what we call entrepreneurship.
Meet Nigeria's Enterprising Dwarf Actors
“Rules such as allowing pedestrians to cross the road at zebra crossings and obeying road marking and signs seem to be a foreign concept to drivers particularly in African cities.”
Violating Traffic Rules On African Roads
You can love your unruly kinky mane into elegant submission. Here's how.
Sista To Sista: 5 Things You Must Do To Have Lovely, Healthy African Hair
In an interview with Hazeez Balogun, ageless Nigerian actress Taiwo Ajai-Lycett bares her soul on Nollywood, her love life and her lengthy acting career.
Taiwo Ajai-Lycett: A Conversation With Nigeria's "Accidental" Acting Legend
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MUSIC
Happy Mentality: This Mashup Of Fela Kuti And Pharrell Williams Is Beyond Amazing
Must-Listen: South Africa Meets Yoruba On Niniola's 'Ibadi'
Magic System Preps Forthcoming Album With A Fun, Football-Themed Music Video
Shadowboxer Brings Out Idris Elba And D'banj For A Dancehall Collaboration
Nigerian Newcomer JaYa Wins Us Over With His A-Grade Jazz Fusion Debut
URBANAFRIQUE
Fashion By Africa: View The Lookbook For 1953's Head Wrap Collection
Isaac Osei, Ghanaian Chief And New York Taxi Driver
When he's not leading five Akwamu towns in his native Ghana, Isaac Osei is running a taxi company in New York. Here's his remarkable story.
Being Black In Korea: Reactions To Natural Hair
What Do Nigeria And Indiana Have In Common?
Video: Nigerian Jobseeker Falls Asleep In Company Waiting Room, Misses Job Interview