A Taste of Nigeria, Texas

The Air Hogs Stadium in Grand Prairie Texas once again played host to the 2017 edition of ‘A taste of Nigeria’ carnival. The Arispop entertainment company concept is an annual celebration of Nigeria that brings together vendors and entertainers in one arena. The 2017 edition featured a soccer match, musical …


Sights and Notes of Lagos at 50

The celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of Lagos Nigeria climaxed with a special Children’s Day event on May 27th, while the climax of the day was a special anniversary Gala hosted by the State Government and with the Acting President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo in attendance. The last 50 …


Annual Carnival Showcases Nigeria in Texas

The 2016 edition of the ‘A Taste of Nigeria’ annual carnival showcased the rich cultural diversity and talents of Nigeria at the Airhog stadium in Grand Prairie, Texas. Arispop, the producers of the event used Music, Fashion, Food, and Sports and a conduit to showcase Nigeria at the family oriented. …

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Obed Mlaba Foundation pays tribute to continent with Africa Dance festival

Durban, South Africa is set to witness the first of its kind ETHEKWINI pride of Africa Dance Festival which will feature floats, dance troupes and other groups that will parade around the city of Durban to the heartbeat of African drums, celebrating arts and culture not just in the city, …


Ooni of Ife receives the Ambassador to Cuba in Nigeria

His Imperial Majesty, the Ọọ̀ni of Ifẹ̀ Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi (Ojaja II) received the Cuban Ambassador to Nigeria, Carlos E. Trejo Sosa; his Wife, Mrs. Melva Perez De Trejo and the second secretary of the Cuban embassy, Mrs. Morales Palmero at the Palace in Ile-Ife. They were accompanied by Otunba Wanle …


A Rare View at LAFUSI park, Nigeria

LAGOS – NIGERIA. The Lekki Urban Forest and Animal Sanctuary Initiative (LUFASI), is an urban forest park that sits on 25 hectares of land on the Lekki – Epe express way. This area is a little patch of pristine coastal rain forest that had been protected Since the Lekki Peninsula …


Royal Crest Hotel and Suites offers World Class Hospitality

The imposing all new ultra-modern Royal Crest Hotel and Suites has obviously  upgraded  the skyline of Woji Road in Port Harcourt, Rivers State Nigeria. Conceptualized to offer the best in hospitality concepts, the USA trained proprietors have spared no detail to ensure that satisfaction is guaranteed for every guest. The …


5 reasons to be optimistic about Africa

It is impossible not to have strong views when it comes to the debate on Africa’s rise: despite solid economic growth and progress in poverty alleviation, people’s views on the region’s outlook remain stubbornly polarised. Let me state up front that I am cautiously optimistic that Africa is taking off. …