Author: Olajide Salawu

George Weah: Will His Football Reign Continue in Politics?

Whoever is familiar with the name George Weah would definitely know that he is part of a glorious history of sports in Africa. Just as we had Okwaraji in Nigeria, Kazadi Mwamba from Zaire, Pat

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Is Simi’s ‘Owanbe’ a Social Commentary?

Owambe is the ninth track in Simi’s very successful album titled Simisola. Released November this year, the album continues to convert listeners and convince critics of the delectable artiste’s musical strengths. In an industry marked

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Abami Eda in Memoriam

Is it the sax? Or the guttural voice holding down through the spine? Is it the heavily laden lyrics building up a tempo possessing every part of you? Is it the colourful artistry of stage?

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Plague of Piracy in Lagos

From Seyi Shay, Wizkid, MI, 2Face to Davido, it is the same fate in Nigerian music industry: the plague of piracy. Very obvious, there is little or no respect for intellectual property in Nigeria; a

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April Fool’s Day

A day will come When the world will celebrate your moments of folly The time you spend looking for your face in the moon And running away from your shadow As sunray breaks on your

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