Dallas Black Dance Theatre Launches 42nd Season with Iconic Works

Dallas, Texas – Dallas Black Dance Theatre (DBDT) launches its 42nd season with six world premieres, including a new work by Princess Grace award-winning choreographer Darrell Grand Moultrie. Other works reflect historic eras of Nina Simone, Odetta Holmes, and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The season features internationally renowned Ballet …


National Association of Nigerian Nurses in North America hosts 2017 Dallas Conference

Nigerian nurses in North America gathered in Dallas Texas for the 8th conference of the National Association of Nigerian Nurses in North America – NANNNA. The rapidly growing association has rotated its conference hosting city over the years with the 2017 edition falling in Dallas at the Westin DFW. Over …


Emirates and flydubai partner for extensive services

Emirates and flydubai (www.flydubai.com) today unveiled an extensive partnership which will see the two Dubai-based airlines join forces to offer customers unmatched travel options. Both airlines will continue to be managed independently, but will leverage each other’s network to scale up their operations and accelerate growth. The innovative partnership goes …


Traditional Wedding of Bryan and Lola in Dallas

The Banks family of the United States of America and the Lawal family from Nigeria gathered together to witness the traditional wedding of their children; Bryan Banks and Lola Lawal. The immaculate event was set at the penthouse of a Dallas high rise and featured top notch decor, A-list guests …


Ify Ubah and Obina Ajugwo Traditional Wedding, Nigeria

For the families of Chief (Sir) & Chief (Lady) Chris Ubah (Eselu Uga) & Chief (Sir) Raymond & Lolo Vic Ajugwo, Saturday February 25th, 2017 was a joyous day as they witnessed the traditional wedding ceremony between their children;  Nkemjika Ify and Obinna Anthony. As expected, top politicians, businessmen and …


Oluyemisi Oyetti Celebrates 50th Birthday in Texas

What I know about Deaconess Grace Oluyemisi Olorunsogo Oyetti is that she makes the best ‘moi-moi’ (Bean cake) in Texas. Yep! I’m not a connoisseur of canapes but my taste glands are highly functional. Pushing back an international trip by a week, I was most humbled to document her 50th …

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City of Dallas Welcomes new Cote d’ Ivoire Honorary Consul

The City of Dallas in collaboration with the World Affairs Council hosted the Inauguration of the New Honorary Consul of Cote d’Ivoire, the Honorable Dr. Hyacinthe Ndri. His Excellency, Daouda Diabate, the Ambassador of Cote d’Ivoire to the United States, was special guest at the event to formally recognize the …

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AU Commission Chairperson leads delegation to 70th UN General Assembly in New York

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – The African Union (AU) Commission Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has arrived in New York, heading an AU Commission delegation to attend the 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), which will be taking place in New York, USA, at the end of September …