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British Council hosts The Future Awards Africa 2018 Nominees…Niniola, Zainab, Banky W, Others Attend

 The British Council yesterday hosted The Future Awards Africa 2018 nominees to a reception in Lagos with young change-makers including Niniola, Zainab Balogun, Emmanuel Oyeleke, Ink Eze, Folu Storms, Fisayo Fosudo and others receiving their certificates of nomination.  With 20 categories and 100 nominees selected this year, The Future Awards Africa seeks to acknowledge inspiring…

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British Council Is Back With The Lagos Theatre Festival 2016

  Coming to the metropolitan city of Lagos this February, will be the biggest Arts gathering the city has ever witnessed! The British Council Lagos Theatre Festival is back with its 3rd edition bringing the largest outdoor theatre festival in Nigeria. This year, the festival will feature over 100 performances from producers such as Bani Productions, Comic Republic,…

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Omoni Oboli, Dakore Akande, Mo Abudu, Ireti Doyle & More Attend ‘Fifty’ Pre-Premiere Cocktail

The British Council hosted the cast and crew of the much-talked about film ‘FIFTY’ to a pre-Premiere cocktail at Stephen St. Kitchen, London as part of build-up to this Saturday’s BFI London Premiere. Present at the event were Dakore Egbuson, Omoni Oboli, Ireti Doyle, Mo Abudu and more. The movie is set to premiere in…

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Steve Babaeko, Jahman Anikulapo, Toni Kan, Others, For Chris Ihidero’s Nollywood Storytelling Workshop

Ace filmmaker and entrepreneur Chris Ihidero will train 35 Nigerians in story telling from October 27 to 29, 2015. The Lagos-based project, named ‘Chris Ihidero’s Story Story’, is being organised in partnership with the British Council, as part of what Ihidero calls ‘an effort to help young and established writers, producers and directors improve on a…

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Eugenia Abu, DJ Lambo, Simon Shercliff, Others, At British Council’s UK/Nigeria 2015-16 Launch

A large number of partners, sponsors and creatives from Nigeria and the UK attended the Abuja launch of the British Council cultural programme, UK/Nigeria 2015—16, yesterday. UK/Nigeria 2015—16 is a major season of arts in Nigeria aimed at building new audiences, creating new collaborations and strengthening relationships between the UK and Nigeria. Guests present at…

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Bolanle Olukanni, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Adebola Williams Attend British Council’s UK/Nigeria 2015–16 Launch

Bolanle Olukanni Lala Akindoju   A large crowd of partners, sponsors and young entrepreneurs from Nigeria and the UK saw the British Council, the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities, launch the year-long cultural season, UK/Nigeria 2015–16. Guests included Bolanle Olukanni, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Tope Oshin, Kelechi Amadi-Obi, Tunde Sotimirin and Lola…

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The Faces Of Fashion! Photos As GTB LFDW X British Council Unveils ‘Fashion Focus’ Finalists!

  Lanre DaSilva Ajayi, Dimeji Alara, Ezinne Chinkata, Femi DaSilva, Funmi St. Daniel, Kaylah Oniwo, McMeka, Noble Igwe, Onah Unachukwu, Bola Balogun, Ono Bello, Wadami Amolegbe, Zara Opara were some of the fashion experts and aficionados we spotted at the exclusive cocktail party to unveil the new faces of fashion in Nigeria. The Guaranty Trust…

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We Love! Femi DaSilva In A ‘Face Dress’ From LDA’s Autumn/Winter 2013 “Pictorial Expression” Collection

Fashion is definitely an expression of so many things! And renowned Nigerian fashion designer Lanre Da Silva Ajayi (LDA) definitely stole our hearts with her ‘Face Dress’ which is part of the brand’s Autumn/Winter 2013 “Pictorial Expression” collection specially designed for Dolce & Gabbana Spiga Concept Store in Milan Italy were LDA stocks and retails…

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