Category Archives: Around The World

Meet 25-Year-Old Bankole Cardoso, CEO Of Easy Taxi Nigeria, Featured On CNN’s ‘African Start-Up’ Series

African Start-Up follows entrepreneurs in various countries across the continent to see how they are working to make their dreams become reality. It explores how they generate their ideas, formulate their business plans, raise capital and distribute their products. 25-year old Bankole Cardoso is the Managing Director of Easy Taxi Nigeria and is featured in…

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CNN’s African Voices Features US-Based Top Nigerian Attorney, Beatrice Hamza Bassey

This week, Nigerian born Beatrice Hamza Bassey, the first African partner of one of the most prestigious law firms In the United States, Hughes Hubbard and Reed is being featured on African Voices, CNN’s International weekly half-hour programme highlighting Africa&#39s most engaging personalities. In the interview with CNN correspondent Zain Asher, she talks about her…

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Is This Right? Russian Socialite Dasha Zhukova Sits On A ‘Black Woman’ Chair

An online magazine Buro 247 published an article on Russian socialite Dasha Zhukova sitting on a ‘black woman’ chair. The picture has sparked rage in communities around the world and is seen as modern day ignorance and racial insensitivity. The online magazine Buro 247 has however apologized for abhorrent behavior that comes from the image…

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Aliko Dangote, Christopher Kolade, Mo Abudu, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Lead Speakers At 100,000 Voices Telethon

Following a landmark endorsement by the United Nations, Generational Voices (GenVoices), the project-driven platform to harness the offline and online energy of young Nigerians for practical efforts towards nation building, has unveiled other details for the historic 100,000 Voices Telethon to be hosted by host station, Channels Television from 10am – 1pm on Saturday, 18…

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Meet 24 Year Old Cameroonian Model, Amanda Efathel -Wins African Top Model 2013/14

The African Fashion International Festival is one of the biggest Pan-African fashion event in Africa that has been promoting creativity and youth in Fashion for a decade. On November 25th, 2013 in Niamey (Niger), with prestigious guests in attendance such as Equatorial Guinea&#39s Culture Minister, First Ladies of Niger and Burkina Faso, Amanda Efathel took…

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Watch The Full Video Interview: Omotola Jalade Ekeinde On CNN African Voices

We were the first news agency to break the news that Nollywood actress OmotolaJaladeEkeindewas going to be featured on CNN&#39s African Voices, Click here to view that news. Vladimir Duthiers & Omotola Jalade Ekeinde CNN&#39s African Voices aired the interview with the icon and mother of three last Friday January 10, Sunday January 12 and…

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Nigeria’s Opeyemi In The Finals Of ANTM, Others In Running-Uganda’s Aamito & Angola’s Michaela

In the last nine weeks, the beautiful Oluchi Orlandi-host and one of the judges of Africa’s Next Top Model has graced TV screens across Africa every Sunday. Not only have we been treated to Oluchi’s gorgeous style and outfit choices for each episode, we also saw 12 model hopefulsfrom Nigeria, South Africa, Tunisia, Angola, Ghana,…

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