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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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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In Memoriam: JT Tom-West

JT Tom-West, a foremost actor, singer, dancer and film director, died after a ghastly motor accident on 28 September 2006 at the age of 41. JT Da Godfather, as he

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The Complicated Marriage of Tonto Dikeh

Controversy courts the captivating celebrity. Or you may put it the other way: The captivating celebrity courts controversy. Tonto Dikeh is one Nollywood actress who had been in more controversies

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