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Following the Black President into the Concrete Jungle
Music Story  March 19, 2010, by Dan Oko
"...Ask Nneka, a 25-year-old singer and freestyle rapper from Nigeria about her influences, and one name stands above all others: her countryman Fela Kuti...."

South by Southwest Aftershots
Music Story  March 23, 2012, by Dan Oko
"...NnekaStage on Sixth, March 17..."

Music Review  March 16, 2012, by Dan Oko
"...NnekaSoul Is Heavy (Decon)..."

SXSW showcase reviews
Music Review  March 19, 2010, by Dan Oko
"...NnekaDay Stage Cafe, Wednesday, March 17..."

Music Review  March 19, 2010, by Dan Oko
"...NnekaConcrete Jungle (Decon/Epic)..."

One in a Crowd
Austin filmmakers need your crowdfunding help
Screens Column  June 28, 2018, by Charlie Neddo
"...Who's raising the funds? Nigerian-born writer and director Chinwe Okorie (collaborator on viral web success Nneka the Uber Driver and the We Are film series) for her latest dramatic short...."

Nat Geo Showcase
South by Southwest Aftershots
Music Story  March 23, 2012, by Thomas Fawcett
"...The frenetic hip-hop and gypsy funk of Balkan Beat Box proved the perfect antidote to the intriguing but sleepy set by French singer Hindi Zahra. Nigeria's Nneka, whose rootsy blend of reggae and soul recalls the acoustic work of Lauryn Hill, is an arresting talent, but the room felt flat...."

SXSW Saturday Showcases
Some East (Maybe Mars), some West (UK Trade & Investment), all South by Southwest
Music Story  March 16, 2012
"...The 9pm slot poses tough choices as Chicha Libre cooks up a cocktail of psychedelic cumbia and producer Quantic joins soulstress Alice Russell to tease the lush, warm grooves of forthcoming collaboration Look Around the Corner. The pounding garage soul of UK's the Heavy (you've undoubtedly heard hit "How You Like Me Now?" on your favorite TV show) makes way for the striking voice of Nigerian war-goddess Nneka, for whom comparisons to Lauryn Hill are well-earned..."

Good Restaurants Make Good Neighbors
Food Story  November 20, 1998, by Virginia B. Wood
"...The consortium comprised of Mike Caton, Margaret Reid, Savatri Saldana, Dr. Aziz Laurent, and Nneka Laurent wisely increased the building's air-conditioning capacity, painted the walls in sunsplashed blues and peaches, and added a tin-roofed bar just like the ones that dot tropical island beaches..."

Island Getaway
Calabash Cafe Whisks You to the Caribbean
Food Story  January 16, 1998, by Virginia B. Wood
"...Though Mike Caton of Trinidad, Margaret Reid of Jamaica, Dr. Aziz Laurent of Dominica, Nneka Laurent of St..."

Food Column  October 10, 1997, by Virginia B. Wood
"...They missed their native foods and decided to open a restaurant serving authentic cuisines of the eastern Caribbean islands. Husband and wife teams Michael Caton (Trinidad) and Margaret Reid (Jamaica) and Aziz Laurent (Dominica) and Nneka Laurent (St..."

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