Sope Aluko in Venom

Sope Aluko Is Coming To The Big Screen Alongside Tom Hardy In “Venom”

Many Nigerians didn’t know who Sope Aluko was until Black Panther, even though she has starred in major studio movies like Pitch Perfect 2 and Identity Thief, and scored recurring roles on television series on Netflix’s Bloodline, NBC’s Law & Order SVU and Parks & Recreation. Nigerian by heritage but raised in the UK, Sope […]

Author Tola Okogwu Speaks About Her Writing Career As She Prepares To Release 3rd Book In The Series ‘Kechi’s Hair Goes Every Which Way’ This May

Tola Okogwu wants to become a Sunday Times bestseller and this British-Nigerian blogger and author of the ‘Daddy Do My Hair?’ book series for children might already be on her way there. Come May 2018, she will be launching her third book in the series ‘Kechi’s Hair Goes Every Which Way.’ In this interview with […]

John Bodega fights mechanised foes in Pacific Rim Uprising (Watch Trailer)

by Rachel Ogbu Nigerian-British Star Wars star, John Boyega is starring in another mega production as the new trailer of Pacific Rim Uprising is released. Boyega, 25, plays the role of Jake Pentecost and the trailer opens as his adopted sister Mako Mori [Rinko Kikuchi] tells him that his late father Stacker Pentecost wanted him to […]

LONGREAD: Does Globalisation Strip Nigerian Musicians Of Their Identities?

by OLUWATOSIN In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in the country and on the continent and highlighting the efforts of young Nigerians and Africans challenging the tired narratives around the continent through personal achievement and social good. Sometimes these stories are forgotten, […]

‘Meet the Adebanjos’- the HIT comedy TV show celebrates 50 Episodes with some handy tips for entrepreneurs

by Rachel Ogbu We finally get to hear about the backstory of one of Africa’s best vibing TV exports in the UK and it’s an inspiring one. The award-winning ‘Meet the Adebanjos’ the comedy TV show about African parents trying to raise their British kids in London has been airing since 2011, now in its […]

Mr Eazi Performed In London And This Happened (Photos)

by RACHEL OGBU Multitudes gathered at the Roundhouse London, September 23, at the Culture Fest Event hosted by Mr Eazi. The event featured performances from various artists ranging from dancers, DJs, comedians; also, fashion exhibition, dance competition and to cap it all… good music. The Event hosted by Eddie Kadi and Adesope saw performances from […]