YouTube celebrates creators with Play Button

To appreciate them for their contribution to the growth of the platform, YouTube recently rewarded creators, who reached 100,000 subscribers, with Silver Play Button at the YouTube Black Africa Creator Week. The programme was also aimed at educating and inspiring African creators through knowledge building sessions from YouTube experts, motivating them with success stories of […]

YouTube Announces Winners Of Inaugural YouTube Black Voices Creator Grantees From Africa

*Fireboy, Sauti Sol and Madjozi to join Class of 2021 YouTube has released its inaugural class of African content creators set to receive a grant for the development of their channels from the global #YouTubeBlackVoices Fund. In addition to the grant earmarked for content development, the 23 YouTubers from Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa will […]

The Great Escape: Beautiful Places To Explore In Canada

The conversations on traveling to Canada is mostly centred around migration. However, the North American country has so much to offer other than the promise of a good life. Canada is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. You’ll have to see and experience it to believe it. It is important to note […]

‘My Music Comes From My Spirit, Not Head’

The pandemic was a blessing in disguise for me,” 18-year-old Princewill Emmanuel echoed with confidence. His ambience is as warm as the Wednesday afternoon when we spoke. Better known by his moniker, Alpha P, the Edo State native has just released his second extended playlist, a four-track tape partly inspired by the COVID-19 pandemic, titled […]

Girl-child development in Ojo’s Fire In The Wind

Just exactly two years after the publication of her first novel, The Fragrance of Roses, Kike Ojo, a proficient translator and comparatist, happy mother, grand-mother and wife of a retired diplomat has released her second novel, Fire in The Wind. Like her first novel, which centres on the development of the girl-child and her rights […]

Festival of Unity… rekindling love, hope in Nigeria

The National Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos, which was in doldrums for lack of theatrical activities, came aliverecently with the maiden edition of Festival of Unity. With Healing Nigeria, as theme, the three-day colourful event, held from December 18 to 20, 2020. The General Manager of National Theatre, Prof. Sunday Ododo, speaking on the festival, said year […]