Music

MI2 & MI Abaga Remain Unstoppable (Album Review)

After almost two years of waiting, Nigeria’s critically acclaimed “hip-hop messiah” M.I (Mr. Incredible) releases his sophomore album MI 2. MI 2 begins with a track titled “Announcements” which is more of a short film that essentially re-introduces M.I to the world. The track has the right music film score and conjures up a theater …

Music

Hennessy Artistry Nigeria: Nneka, MI, Ice Prince, Bez, Shina Peters

In 2007, it began with a cocktail-mixing contest between renowned bartenders. In 2008, it evolved to a battle among some of the country’s finest DJs, and in 2009, it advanced to a live music contest between five of Nigeria’s fastest rising urban-music artistes. Now, in 2010, Hennessy Artistry returns with the ‘Like a Bottle’ experience …

News

M.I. Abaga Shows off Childhood Love Affair with Horizontal Striped Shirts and Checkered Pants

Some people, you just know, have always had star qualities. Nigeria’s hip-hop celebrity M.I. Abaga, nominated for the BET Awards 2010, reveals he was one of such persons. Abaga recently released photos of his childhood days that shows off his fashion love affair with horizontal striped shirts and socks paired with checkered cotton pant and …

Events

Nigeria Leadership Initiative Launches Notes2Note, The Animated Short Film

The Nigeria Leadership Initiative (NLI), an international non-profit organisation and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network has announced the premiere of its Notes2Note video for youths. NLI was founded in 2006 by Olusegun Aganga (who is presently Nigeria’s Minister of Finance & Chairman of the Board of the Bretton-Woods Institutes, the World Bank …