“Sickening, cowardice”: PM is upset as tributes pour in for victims of Manchester Terrorist Attack

by Rachel Ogbu reporting from the UK Britons remain resilient in the face of fear as another religious extremist hate attack kills at least 22 people and injures over 100 in what has been described as a “soft target” act which affected many children and young adults. A suicide bomber (who was on the terrorist […]

Union Bank supports creative arts, takes Love & Recession to the stage.

Union Bank partnered performance art production company, iOpenEye Production to present the stage play Love & Recession to creative arts lovers on May 9, 2017 in Lagos. Inspired by Femi Osofisan’s popular stage play, ‘The Engagement’, Love & Recession serves to celebrate the dynamism and resourcefulness of Nigerians in times of economic slowdown. According to […]

Blend And Dexterity: All Hail Nigeria’s Best Bartender

L-R: Head of Reserve, Diageo, Joe Nazzal; Winner, World Class Nigeria 2017, Kelvin Oduntan; Managing Director, Guinness Nigeria, Peter Ndegwa; Senior Brand Ambassador, Diageo – East Africa, Douglas Duncanson; Portfolio Director – Diageo, Adenike Adebola. Diageo, the parent company of Guinness Nigeria Plc and the world’s leading premium drinks business hosted its maiden World Class […]

AWIEF Awards

Call for Nominations – AWIEF Awards

Each year the AWIEF Awards recognise, honour and celebrate Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners in Africa across industry sectors for their economic performance and contribution to Africa’s growth and development. AWIEF salutes these women for their passion and determination in making a difference in their countries and on the continent. The AWIEF Awards cover emerging […]

Davido, Tiwa Savage, Flavour Perform As London Stands Still For One Africa Music Fest

Some of Africa’s most celebrated artists came together to shut down the city of London at the world’s biggest Afrobeats festival, One Africa Music Fest. Held at the SSE Arena, Wembley, the event is the first of the festival’s 2017 series. The audience were treated live music by Nigeria’s favourites, Davido, Phyno, Tiwa Savage, Olamide, […]

One Africa Music Fest 2017: Finally Oooo, this is how it went down

by Rachel Ogbu One Africa Music Fest 2017 was one of the biggest and most exciting African concerts to hit the UK. Organised by Upfront & Personal Global Management Consultants, the festival which held at the SSE Arena in Wembley London was streamed live on Jay Z’s Tidal music app. The iconic SSE Arena building has […]

Tekno, Peter-Psquare, Tiwa Savage, Olamide, Phyno, Kaffy Arrive In London For One Africa Music Fest This Weekend!

by Rachel Ogbu (Foreign Correspondent) Weather? Check. Sound? Check. African music stars have descended on the UK captial as they undertake a weekend of performance at One Africa Music Fest. They may not be record label mates, but Victoria Kimani, Falz and Banky W were only too happy to share a ride as they were one […]