Ooni of Ife and English lady speak Yoruba…on his royal UK tour

His Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi – Ooni of Ife is being hosted by top UK executives following his royal arrival to London on November 20th. He arrived Birmingham on Friday, conversing with an English woman in Yoruba before meeting the Vice Chairman of Birmingham University and addressing students. He was later entertained with a Yoruba-styled

Valentine Comedy Show 2018: Lord of the Ribs –> Manchester –> Hilton Deansgate

Valentine’s day may seem a long time away, but it is just over 2 months away before Basketmouth returns to unite and make UK comedy lovers laugh at the pretigious Hilton hotel, Manchester. Last year’s huge number of turnouts in London secured an immediate date for 2018, with Manchester’s Hilton the hotspot for the event. […]

Music concert 2017: Runtown and Reekado Banks –> February –> Indigo O2

Runtown and Reekado Banks are bringing their gangs to Indigo O2. Are you game? See details below⬇⬇ Date + Time: Doors open 7pm, 12th Feb 2017 Venue: Indigo @ The o2 London SE10 0DX Price: From £25 (plus fees) Genre: Afro, Nigerian, Music, Events Contact: +44 7727004949 | 07557477825 Where to get tickets: Who’s gonna be […]

Comedy Show 2017: Basketmouth –> London –> Valentine’s Day –> Wembley

Guests: Kenny Blaq and Niyi Akin Date: 14th Feb 2017 -Valentine’s Day Venue: THE SSE ARENA, WEMBLEY Price range: £25 – £55 Genre: Afro, Nigerian, Comedy, Events Contact: 02089531219 / 07436803502 / 07940205626 Buy and Pay by Cash: All Tasty’s outlets — Obalende Suya spot (Peckham) — LeJoint (Old Kent Rd) — Tomi’s Kitchen (Deptford) […]

We missed this year’s Naija in the Park. Oya lets save the date for next year

Part of the reason I do this blog is to find out what’s up with the Naija scene in London. Read: Let me tell you about my trip to the MBTN event in London I hardly hear of these, so I am excited about this find. Ok, it is not happening until next year, but it […]

Let me tell you about my trip to the MBTN event in London

I am always looking for places to meet like-minded Nigerians in jand. I searched online, came across and attended the MBTN event – Move Back to Nigeria – at London Blackfriars and glad was I that I did.   It was kind of surreal because I met lots of young bankers

Food for thought! Applying for ILR via DLR

You are about to put in an application for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR), you see the eye-watering fees – worse if you are applying with a plus 1 (or 2 or 3) – this excludes lawyer’s fees, NHS surcharge, postage, passport photographs, all else expense…..Lord have mercy! Well it has been said that heaven […]