Category Archives: Discreet

“Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, A New Wave African Writer With an Internationalist Bent” – New York Times

The rise and rise of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie! More than a decade ago, when the young Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was struggling to get her first novel, “Purple Hibiscus,” published, an agent told her that things would be easier “if only you were Indian,” because Indian writers were in vogue. Another suggested changing the…

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DJ Jimmy Jatt, Juliet Ibrahim, Praiz, AY, Toke Makinwa, Tracy Nwapa- Basketmouth Uncensored “Dysfunctional Mind”

Basketmouth Bovi Comedian Basketmouth had his annual ‘Basketmouth Uncensored’ show last Sunday, the 29th of June 2014. This year the show tagged “Dysfunctional Mind” took place, at Eko Convention Center, Eko Hotel & Suits, Victoria Island, Lagos. The fun night saw loads of musical acts perform alongside the man and main act of the day…

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A Night Full Of Electrifying Performances As Davido Wins At The 2014 BET Awards!

And congratulations to our own Davido for winning the award for Best International Act: Africa. It was a night full of electrifying performances, emotional speeches and unforgettable moments at the BET Award ’14which took place at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. LIVE last night (Sunday 29 June). Presenter Kerry Washington, making her first television appearance…

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“Boko Haram Restrict My Movement, Even As The President” –Goodluck Jonathan

How much longer can potential victims of Boko Haram hold on for? Something ought to be done… fast! President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday admitted that the activities of the violent Islamic sect, Boko Haram, have curtailed his movement and prevented him from going wherever he loves, reported Punch The President hurriedly returned to the country…

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“That’s None Of My Business” -Don Jazzy Speaks On Tonto Dikeh’s “Suga Rush”

Don Jazzy has something to say to you, aficionados… Following assertions by fans that the just-released track, “SugaRush” from DB Records’ TontoDikehsounds a whole lot like MARVIN Records’hit, “Dorobucci”, Don Jazzy who presides over MARVIN Records posted up a playful meme stating that he didn’t think the claims were true. We are not sure what…

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