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AFAC 2017: NCAC set to unveil official attires

All is now set for the unveiling of the official hair style and dress code for the 10th  edition of the African Arts and Craft Expo (AFAC) holding from August 27th  to September 17th  this year.

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Ayodele Adio’s The Odd One In set for reading on August 31

For societies to make meaningful progress, the basic assumptions of its rulings class must continuously be interrogated. No serious society should leave critical state decisions solely in the hands of politicians without engaging such ideas in an intellectual judo. This intellectual confrontation is the role of social critics and public intellectuals, one which Ayodele Adio has lent his pen to.

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Tales from 2017 Wole Soyinka Int’l Cultural Exchange

Events marking the 2017 edition of the Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange, WSICE Project, ended recently in Abeokuta, Ogun State. The weeklong  programme commenced with the arrival on July 12, of the 83 finalists in the annual WSICE Secondary School Essay competition, who were made to write an essay on the topic: ’Intolerance; The Burden of our Moral and National Conscience’.

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Big plans for 2017 Felabration

The 2017 edition of Felabration, an event which annually celebrates the life and works of late Afro Beat king, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, has been scheduled to kickoff on October 9 and last till October 15. This year’s event, announced in a press conference held at the Kalakuta Museum, Ikeja, Lagos on August 2, is titled The Prophecy , with promises to be grandiose.

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