Santi’s Genre-Bending Sound Is Helping Usher In a New Naija Music Wave
Santi (aka Ozzy B) is adding a fully refreshing sound to afrobeats and Nigeria’s music scene.
Meet the African Duo Behind the Tumblr Blog-Turned Lifestyle Brand, Places+Faces
Okayafrica speaks with Solomon Boyede of Places+Faces on his inspirations, living in Nigeria and his favorite travels this year.
These 10 Nigerian Hyper-Realistic Artists Will Trick Your Eyes
These Nigerian paintings and drawings are so realistic that they’ll make you question whether they’re photos or not.
The Biggest, Blackest Wedding of All Time Will Make Your Day
You Need to Read Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Response to That Inexplicable BBC Newsnight Interview
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie addresses that post-election BBC Newsnight interview.
Jollof Wars: Ghana vs Nigeria, The Official Taste Test
We pitted Nigerians against Ghanaians in a blindfolded taste test to decide which country can claim the title of Jollof rice champion.
Tekno Signs Record Deal With Sony Music
Reports state that Nigerian singer Tekno recently inked a deal with Sony Music, confirming rumors that have been going around for a month.
Jidenna: “It’s Nigeria’s Moment, It’s Africa’s Moment”
Jidenna told CNN that it’s Nigeria’s moment in music right now and revealed that he’s been in the studio with Wizkid.
‘Faaji Agba’ is One of the Year’s Best Music Documentaries
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Watch Justine Skye & Wizkid’s Seductive Video for ‘U Don’t Know’
Justine Skye and Wizkid, who’ve made headlines for rumors about their romance, link up for “U Don’t Know.”…
Why are Nigeria’s Super Falcons Earning Significantly Less Than Their Male Counterparts?
Nigeria’s national team, the Super Falcons are favorites in the 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations in Cameroon but are dogged at home by low pay and sexist attitudes.
Falz & Simi Turn Relationship Rumors Into Musical ‘Chemistry’ in Their Joint EP
Falz & Simi’s joint EP, Chemistry, fanned rumours of them being lovers. Flat album title aside, their combined talents repays multiple listenings.