Opinion

Slumdog Millionaire: Bollywood tells Nollywood to beware of Hollywood.

  by Ogullo Slumdog millionaire swept the Oscars and Bollywood didn’t get glad, they were maaaaad. Western movie critics have among many things described the movies as an exhilarating, breathtaking and exciting fresh look. Bollywood critics say the movie is over-hyped, disappointing and unconvincing.  Soutik Biswas of the BBC further argues that Slumdog Millionaire is an imitation of Indian films that … Continue reading

Entertainment / music

Dakota Jazz Club and Restaurant presents Ola Onabule

  by Nelima Just last week Cape Verdean songstress, Lura tantalized audiences with her captivating performance at the Dakota. Come Oct 23rd through 25th, Ola Onabule will grace the same venue with his much praised skills. A brief bio; Ola Onabule is one of this generation’s finest soul/jazz/funk singer/songwriters. Encompassing his African roots as well … Continue reading