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Introducing LMBSKN, the Electronic Music Performer Expanding the Scope of House Music in Nigeria

Introducing LMBSKN, the Electronic Music Performer Expanding the Scope of House Music in Nigeria

"I thought it was important to hold space for experimentation and

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In ‘Record Found Here,’ Lanaire Aderemi unearths Nigeria’s history of female resistance

In ‘Record Found Here,’ Lanaire Aderemi unearths Nigeria’s history of female resistance

We spoke to Aderemi about the importance of preserving

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NCVRD: How Niyi Okeowo and Tife Created Rema’s ‘Heis’

NCVRD: How Niyi Okeowo and Tife Created Rema’s ‘Heis’

This new logo and sonic exploration are just affirmations of what Rema has always

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The Death of Landmark Beach: What the consequences mean to tourists, the economy, and the environment

The Death of Landmark Beach: What the consequences mean to tourists, the economy, and the environment

"why destroy the livelihoods of many with an unplanned and unassessed project"

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Review: ‘Stubborn’ by Victony

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Introducing LMBSKN, the Electronic Music Performer Expanding the Scope of House Music in Nigeria

Introducing LMBSKN, the Electronic Music Performer Expanding the Scope of House Music in Nigeria

"I thought it was important to hold space for experimentation and

NCVRD: How Niyi Okeowo and Tife Created Rema’s ‘Heis’

NCVRD: How Niyi Okeowo and Tife Created Rema’s ‘Heis’

This new logo and sonic exploration are just affirmations of what Rema has always

Funbi Wants To Reintroduce Himself

Funbi Wants To Reintroduce Himself

"I just felt like I was in a much better place mentally and I felt like I was ready to get back out

uNder: Best New Artists (June 2024)

uNder: Best New Artists (June 2024)

here’s our roundup of the best new talent from across the

Identify: Saràh Phenom is soundtracking the youth experience with exuberance

Identify: Saràh Phenom is soundtracking the youth experience with exuberance

"I want Black women to not feel boxed in. You can be so many different things, we have so many layers to

Now Playing: Heart Songs, a Playlist by Dope Saint Jude

Now Playing: Heart Songs, a Playlist by Dope Saint Jude

Start the day the way Saint Jude

Interview

In ‘Record Found Here,’ Lanaire Aderemi unearths Nigeria’s history of female resistance

In ‘Record Found Here,’ Lanaire Aderemi unearths Nigeria’s history of female resistance

We spoke to Aderemi about the importance of preserving

How J Erving’s Human Re Sources is betting on Global stories

How J Erving’s Human Re Sources is betting on Global stories

“Our approach is to try to do it

Identify: FromJerome is embracing the present of being a new, growing artist

Identify: FromJerome is embracing the present of being a new, growing artist

The London-raised, Nigerian-Grenadian singer discusses Bryson Tiller's influence & perfecting his

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NCVRD: How Niyi Okeowo and Tife Created Rema’s ‘Heis’

NCVRD: How Niyi Okeowo and Tife Created Rema’s ‘Heis’

This new logo and sonic exploration are just affirmations of what Rema has always



                 
NATIVE Exclusive: In Conversation With Dennis Osadebe & Gbemisola Abudu About NBA Meets Art

NATIVE Exclusive: In Conversation With Dennis Osadebe & Gbemisola Abudu About NBA Meets Art

" understands basketball and really understands the DNA of the



                 
Presenting the second edition of BLACKLIST WEST AFRICA in collaboration with Guap Magazine

Presenting the second edition of BLACKLIST WEST AFRICA in collaboration with Guap Magazine

Featuring Blessing Ewona, Kelvin Doe & more emerging voices shaping the future of our

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Inside Platoon & Femme Africa’s She Runs the Boards Camp

Inside Platoon & Femme Africa’s She Runs the Boards Camp

She Runs The Boards is a global music programme created to challenge the status quo and provide the tools, time and opportunity for women...



                 
How J Erving’s Human Re Sources is betting on Global stories

How J Erving’s Human Re Sources is betting on Global stories

“Our approach is to try to do it



                 
Presenting the second edition of BLACKLIST WEST AFRICA in collaboration with Guap Magazine

Presenting the second edition of BLACKLIST WEST AFRICA in collaboration with Guap Magazine

Featuring Blessing Ewona, Kelvin Doe & more emerging voices shaping the future of our

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Johnnie Walker & This Is Us Presents a Celebration of Dreamers and Doers

Johnnie Walker & This Is Us Presents a Celebration of Dreamers and Doers

The Walk With Us Capsule



                 
adidas Originals brings back Classic Silhouettes for “1000 Back” Campaign

adidas Originals brings back Classic Silhouettes for “1000 Back” Campaign

the campaign highlights the Gazelle, the Samba, and the Handball



                 
Presenting the second edition of BLACKLIST WEST AFRICA in collaboration with Guap Magazine

Presenting the second edition of BLACKLIST WEST AFRICA in collaboration with Guap Magazine

Featuring Blessing Ewona, Kelvin Doe & more emerging voices shaping the future of our

Film



                 
Tiwa Savage’s Water & Garri OST Is A Reminder Of Her Musical Legacy

Tiwa Savage’s Water & Garri OST Is A Reminder Of Her Musical Legacy

The soundtrack is a true testament to Tiwa Savage’s versatility and ability to bring together multigenerational talents from across...



                 
Monkey Shoulder and Worldwide FM are teaming up to support grassroot artists across the globe

Monkey Shoulder and Worldwide FM are teaming up to support grassroot artists across the globe

fostering creativity, variety and innovation



                 
Dare Olaitan On Directing The Short For Nigeria’s Most Wanted Tour

Dare Olaitan On Directing The Short For Nigeria’s Most Wanted Tour

ahead of the pair's joint North America tour

Politics



                 
Four Nigerians tell us how the #EndSARS protests influenced their japa plans

Four Nigerians tell us how the #EndSARS protests influenced their japa plans

"The love, and the belief of a better Nigeria died in me. I checked out of



                 
How George Weah came to be known as Liberia’s man of the people

How George Weah came to be known as Liberia’s man of the people

As he seeks re-election in a few days, the incumbent president's popularity is doing the heavy



                 
What’s Going On: Nigerian Labour Congress starts warning strike, Gabon’s new head of state & more

What’s Going On: Nigerian Labour Congress starts warning strike, Gabon’s new head of state & more

News headlines from Nigeria, Gabon and South

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How Rivet Is Enabling Creatives Track & Manage Fan Engagement Across Social Media

How Rivet Is Enabling Creatives Track & Manage Fan Engagement Across Social Media

Co-founders Anj and Simran let us in on how their platform will eases the content creation process for



                 
Get To Know The New PocketApp by PiggyVest, A Socio-Commerce Platform

Get To Know The New PocketApp by PiggyVest, A Socio-Commerce Platform

How Pocket App is addressing the country's socio-commerce



                 
Inside FaajiApp’s Vision of Curating Worthwhile Experiences

Inside FaajiApp’s Vision of Curating Worthwhile Experiences

A pristine showcase of the importance of tech in African entertainment

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