Monthly Archive: June, 2012

Femi Kuti, Macy Gray, Roots Manuva, Hugh Masekela and more at Back2Black this weekend

This weekend the Barbican hosts it’s first Back2Black Festival and it’s a serious line up. Held at Old Billingsgate Market from June 29 to July 1 Londoners will be treated to Macy Gray,… Continue reading

Banky W Interviews Governor Babatunde Fashola!

Last week, the International Republican Institute (IRI) & US Agency for International Development (USAID) visited the Governor of Lagos with R & B Power House Banky W for a documentary hosted by Banky W.… Continue reading

D’Banj, Ice Prince, Tinie Tempah, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Rihanna, Rita Ora, Jessie J, Emelie Sande and many more…Rock the crowd at BBC Radio 1’s Hackney Weekend

On the weekend of June 23rd -24th a jam packed selection of A-list music stars wowed London on what proved to be a spectacular 48-hour live music event. The free music festival  organised by BBC… Continue reading


Swiss-Nigerian actress Ashley Madekwe [How to Lose Friends and Alienate People, Revenge] stars in UK flick Victim, which opened on Friday in the UK. The movie centres on a young man who wants… Continue reading

R Kelly’s back with album 11 ‘Write Me Back’

Today, r&b artist R Kelly releases his latest album, Write Me Back. Can you believe he’s on album number 11? The last time the Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter and producer released an… Continue reading

MTV Meets…with MTN Season 2 Launch Party

MTV launched its new season of hit show MTV Meets…with MTN at a special media event on June 17. The event saw a number of celebrity guests including Ice Prince, Mocheddah, Kola Oyeyemi, Uti,… Continue reading

NNEKA Launches 4th studio album #SoulisHeavy at Loud ‘N’ Proud Live in Lagos

Multi-award winning artist NNEKA launched her 4th studio album #SoulisHeavy at the Loud ‘N’ Proud Live event held in Lagos. On saturday 16th June, Nneka first performed at a private event held at the five… Continue reading

Join the ‘Little Lagos in London’ panel discussion

Join BBC journalist Nkem Fijian and an invited panel of writers, academics, actors and activists as they discuss the London Nigerian community. Panel includes: Ade Solanke, Playwright and Academic, Bola Agbaje, Playwright (Belong)… Continue reading

MTV Base Meets…With MTN Is back with Season 2!

On August 1, MTV Base Meets..with MTN returns to our television screens for its second season. On its first season the show saw African youths being empowered and making positive life changes after… Continue reading

BET and OK! Nigeria team up to take lucky winners to BET Awards 2012 in Los Angeles, USA

OK! Nigeria Magazine’s BET AWARDS 2012 Ticket Giveaway! Win tickets for you and a friend to the BET AWARDS 2012, July 1st –  inclusive of flights and accommodation! We want you to send… Continue reading