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Events This Weekend: Keziah Jones | JamesLULLY | Tebazile | Seun Kuti | Who’s Afraid of Wole Soyinka

The 2010 World Cup kicks off this weekend (Friday 11th June 2010). In addition to cheering on our African teams, why not take some time out and enjoy the best events Lagos has to offer this weekend!

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Quirk & Glee! Present Keziah Jones is in Lagos
Date: Thursday, June 10 2010
Time: 7PM (Doors Open), 8PM (Stage)
Venue: Terrakulture, Plot 1376, Tiamiyu Savage, Victoria Island, Lagos
Tickets: N5,000
Buy online at
The Jazz Hole – 168 Awolowo Road, Ikoyi
The Life House – 33 Senari Darinjo Street, Off Younis Bashorun, VI
Bogo Biri – 9 Maitama Sule Street, SW Ikoyi
Terrakulture – Plot 1376, Timaiyu Savage, VI
ChamsCity Ikeja – 2 Isaac John Road, Ikeja

After Party:
Machu Picchu meets Water for Chocolate
Date: Friday, June 11 2010
Venue: Bambuddha – Karimu Kotun Street, VI, Lagos
Time: 8PM
Entry is open to the public
The JamesLULLY (JL) Label, a provider of high-end fashion pieces known for its sophisticated and bold luxury items, is proud to announce the launch of its home-office, located in Abuja, Nigeria. The launch event will take place at 11am on Saturday, June 12, 2010 at Banex Plaza Extension, Wuse 2 SBE 15, Abuja. All attendees will have the opportunity to view JL creations and the first 5 guests to buy any JamesLULLY item will receive a gift.

According to the creator of the Label – Tinuola Oluleye, “creating a home for JamesLULLY will enable the Label better support and cater to the needs of its growing clientele.” In addition, the office will serve as a place of transaction as not only JL merchandise, but also that of other well-loved designers and labels will be available for purchase. Such labels include HVS (by Bukky Are), Fully Charged (by Adam Sada), Primarouge (by Tobi Martins), Tai’s Closet (by Taiwo Oniru), Ms Makor (by Anita Adebisi) and many more.

JamesLULLY, Opens Home-Office in Abuja
Date: Saturday 12 June 2010
Venue: Banex Plaza Extension, Wuse 2 SBE 15, Abuja
Time: 11AM
Entry is open to the public

Tebazile presents Fall/Winter 2010/2011 Collection
Date: Saturday 12 June 2010
Venue: 11 Ribadu Road, Off Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos
Time:  2 – 7PM
RSVP via phone numbers listed on the invite
In a series of concerts that started in August 2009, Seun Kuti and Egypt 80 will for the sixth time thrill audiences with yet another fiery performance at the center for Nigerian culture, Terra Kulture in VI Lagos. On this significant day in Nigeria’s history, Egypt 80 will perform a tribute concert to the upholding Democracy in Nigeria.

Following Nigeria’s first match against Argentina in the 2010 World Cup holding in South Africa, the band will perform some tracks from Afrobeat king the legenday Fela Anikulapo Kuti, as well as from their Many Things album. They will also debut new tracks from their upcoming album set to be released at the end of 2010.

Seun Kuti + Egypt 80 hold two regular performances in Lagos at The Afrikan Shrine every last Saturday of the month and Terra Kulture bi-monthly on the second Saturday.

Seun Kuti + Egypt 80 @ TerraKulture
Date: Saturday 12 June 2010
Venue: Terra Kulture, 1376 Tiamiyu Savage Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
Time: 8PM to Midnight
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Theatre @ Terra – Who’s Afraid of Wole Soyinka
Date: Sunday 13 June 2010
Venue: Terra Kulture, 1376 Tiamiyu Savage Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
Time: 3PM & 6PM
Tickets: N2,500 each
*Showing every Sunday in June 2010

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