Space for Art 3

She used to go to the National Theatre on Friday afternoons to share a beer with sculptor Bisi ‘Baba’ Fakeye under the mango tree in front of his studio. When

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Bode Thomas – Everybody knows the street but how many know the man?

Still painful sixty-three years later, the early, tragic death of the astute lawyer, politician and nationalist Olabode Akanbi Thomas at the age of thirty-four robbed Nigeria of one of the

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Challenges of Young Film-makers

Film-making, like every other profession, comes with its own challenges. Even though one might argue that all the other arts are just as difficult to break into, young film-makers nevertheless

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A Night on the Town

SurulereNow! recently visited the Ayo Bankole Centre for Arts and Cultural Expression on one of its Karaoke nights, which are held every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 7pm onwards. Fridays

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The coming of Stadplus

The coming of Stadplus Events Centre to the Itire, Ijesha and Surulere axis could not have been more auspicious. To be sure, it is only ironic that good event centres

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Tantalizing the Taste Buds

Southwest Sweetness of Special Seasons Surulere, Lagos always teems with surprises. Here I was in a sumptuous office on Tafawa Balewa Crescent, off Adeniran Ogunsanya Street being served with assorted

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