Vincent Desmond

Bitcoin: Nigeria bites back against cryptocurrency trading

On 5 February Nigeria’s central bank banned crypto transactions, but industry analysts are confident the sector will find a workaround.

Nollywood demonises queer people

Nigeria’s legislation prohibits same-sex marriages and the film industry helps to fuel sometimes violent homophobic attacks

Speaking out against D’banj

After accusing the Afrobeats superstar of rape, Seyitan Babatayo was arrested

What it means to be kitoed

Homophobia in the digital space has violent real-world consequences for Nigeria’s queer community

More funding, less fashion weeks

Nigeria’s industry needs more support, particularly for new entrants in the business

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