Category Archives: Arts & Entertainment

Lagos Refutes Accusation To Replace Fawehinmi, Abiola Statutes At Ojota

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, refuted accusations by the civil right groups that it was planning to replace the statues of late Chief MKO Abiola and late Chief Gani Fawehinmi at the Ojota parks with another monument. Acting Commissioner for Tourism and Special Adviser, Arts and Culture, Hon. Adebimpe Akinshola, while …

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Ikorodu Deejays ‘Battle’ To Honour Late Colleague, Omosco P.

Kunle Adelabu -OPEN plans another 24hours non-stop entertainment for Oct 2017 The gathering was meant to be a contest in honour of late Ikorodu based turntable master, Mr Omote Peter, popularly called Deejay Omosco P, but it turned out to be another avenue to showcase the abundant talents which Ikorodu is blessed with in the …

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I’m Optimistic For A Positive Response From The State Govt Regarding My Composed Anthem – Soji Onafowokan, Music Director

Olusoji Onafowokan was born about five decades ago into a Christian family of Barr. & Deaconess Oladunni Onafowokan of Ikorodu. He attended St.Paul Pry School, Ebute-Metta and the prestigious Igbobi College Yaba. He was a member of Igbobi College Choir and the Lagos State Schools Choir while joined the Patriarch Bolaji Methodist Cathedral Choir, Ikorodu …

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Ikorodu Division Needs Board To Develop Its Tourism – Prince Abiola Kosoko, Alashe Ebute-Iga

Kunle Adelabu. Prince Abiola Kosoko, the Alashe of  Ebute-Iga and Chief Executive Officer, Origin Zoo & Garden, has recommended the constitution of Tourism Board for Ikorodu Division to fully develop the division’s tourism potentials.   The traditional head of Ebute-Iga community stated this during an interactive session with THE IMPACT in his office at Origin …

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Suave Artiste, Bayzik Releases Single, Video

-Calls On Lagosians To Pay Tax Wale Jagun In its quest to assist the government of Lagos State led by Mr Akinwunmi Ambode in its developmental activities, Suave record, an Ikorodu-based record label, has released an educative and persuasive single and video titled, ‘Pay Your Tax’. The video which are enjoying airwaves was officially released …

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Rasheed Gbadamosi Art Exhibition:Commissioner Holds Live Tweet Tomorrow

Mr Steve Ayorinde, Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy would be hosted to a live tweet tomorrow Thursday, 26th January, 2017 @ 2:00 pm via: @ebuka_akara Join the Live Tweet and learn more about the Rasheed Gbadamosi Art Exhibition holding this Friday, 27th January 2017 @ Eko Hotel. #EkoArtExpo?

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WE’LL INCREASE LAGOS GDP THROUGH ENTERTAINMENT – AMBODE

-Tasks Artistes On Structured Framework To Transform Industry – Shina Peters, Adewale Ayuba, Salawa Abeni, Tiwa Savage, Others Hail Gov Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (middle);  Acting Commissioner & Special Adviser, Tourism, Arts & Culture, Mrs. Adebimpe Akinsola (3rd right); Fuji musician, Obesere (2nd right); Hip-Pop Artiste, Patoranking (right); Sir Shina Peters (3rd left); …

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One Lagos Fiesta: Tony Tetuila, Jessyjag, Arthquake, Others Light Up Ikorodu

Quadri Raji It was a grand opening for the One Lagos Fiesta in Ikorodu on Saturday, December 24, 2016, as Tony Tetuila, Jessyjag, Artquake and Jazzman Olofin among many other artistes gave Ikorodu residents an unforgettable kick-off. The opening of the fiesta which held at Ikorodu Town hall, Ikorodu, also witnessed great performances from Agbaku, …

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Places You Can Spend The Coming Yuletide Season In Ikorodu

By Kunle Adelabu Before you start planning your routine vacation to somewhere within the country or abroad, for the Christmas or New Year celebration, which could further create a burden on your hard-earned resources which you have labored for through this recession period, why not have a second thought and look inward for the opportunities …

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LAGOS SET FOR BIGGER, BOLDER MUSICAL FIESTA

-Unveils Artistes Line-Up For The Eight-Day Celebration L-R, Mrs Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf, Commissioner for Youths & Social Development, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh, Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr Steve Ayorinde, Commissioner for Information & Strategy, Hon. (Mrs) Adebimpe Akinsola, acting Commissioner for Tourism/Special Adviser for Arts & Culture, Hon. Abdul-Lateef Abdul-Hakeem, Commissioner for Home Affairs …

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