THE NGWANG YOV AND THE YEESUM YOV

Traditional titles and their awards are usually marked by special rites which are usually accompanied by traditional dances and fanfare. In Nso land, it’s one of the moments that show the valour and superintendence of the palace over its subjects. HRH, the paramount Fon of Nso, Sehm Mbinglo I, recently recognized and bestowed on Witty…

A Chat with a Budding Photographer: The Peculiarities and Challenges of a Photographer

By W. N “If the photographer is interested in the people in front of his lens, and if he is compassionate, it’s already a lot. The instrument is not the camera but the photographer.” (Eve Arnold) Professional photography in the country is steadily gaining remarkable awareness. We have lately witnessed red carpets, movie premieres, celebrity…

Tu Vas Lire L’heure

Stanley Enow said “Tu Vas Lire L’heure” and that’s exactly what we are doing irrespective of whether we like(d) the song or not. I even think Stanley is “liring l’heure” too and he didn’t even see it coming. The reactions to his song have eclipsed other new releases and I must say this is a…

The Imminent Existentialist Angst in “Therapy” & “The Fisherman’s Diary”

In one of our previous articles we chronicled the great anticipation of a Cameroonian movie, “Therapy”. The dream has been materialized as the movie is now available. The gigantic realisation of the movie came alongside another breathtaking movie, “The Fisherman’s Diary.” These two distinguished movies are proudly Cameroonian and have featured prominent Nigerian names like…