Nigeria

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Ope Lori: The Culture Interview

Ope Lori: The Culture Interview Who are you and where are you based? My name is Ope Lori and I’m based in London, at least for now, but let’s see what the futur...
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Achebe – Even to the last he shook us

Achebe - Even to the last he shook us Like many people of my generation, I discovered Chinua Achebe without even knowing of him. His first novel ‘Things Fall A...
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Review: Womad 2013

WOMAD 2013: Mauritanian singer-activist Malouma's range of performances made her the absolute highlight of the  festival Now in its 31st year – WOMADUK – The a...
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Review: Bumi Thomas at The Islington

August 14, 2013 - She’s been slowly making waves on the London music scene for the past few years but Bumi Thomas’ latest performance, at North London venue, Th...
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Interview: George Osodi on Nigerian Monarchs

Just as his major exhibition on Nigerian Monarchs closes in London, Dele Meiji Fatunla interviews George Osodi, one of the leading lights of this generation of ...
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Euston, We have a TEDx – Are you coming?

Euston, We have a TEDx – Are you coming? Each December, for the past five years, a sizeable number of African diasporans gather in large numbers to listen to o...