Tag Archives: Africa

Wizkid, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Shatta Wale and Others Feature On Beyonce’s “Lion King” Album

After initial reports that American Pop Queen, Beyonce is making an Afrobeats album, it seem as though it’s true after Queen Bey revealed the track list for her Lion King-inspired album, The Lion King: The Gift, and this time, Africa was fully represented. Scheduled to be out this Friday, July 19, The 14-song album will include several original Beyoncé…

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Multichoice, Organisers of BBNaija, Gives Strict Warning On Content Circulation For New Season

Organisers of the arguably biggest reality TV show in Africa, Big Brother Naija, Multichoice, have deemed it fit to curtail every bit of infringement in this season’s edition of the reality TV show, making it clear that it wont tolerate any form of intellectual theft. The show which  is slated to air at exactly 7…

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Okorocha Dances “Shaku Shaku” After Court Orders INEC to Issue His Certificate Of Return

Former governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha did not hesitate to show his joy after a Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to immediately issue him the certificate of return as the senator-elect for the Imo West Senatorial District. Justice Okon Abang made this order in his…

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UBA Earnings Hits N494bn, Records Significant Asset Growth, Driven by Market Share Gains Across Africa

  The Pan-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa Plc has announced its Audited 2018 Financial Results with impressive growths achieved across major financial lines. According to the 2018 financials filed at the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Tuesday, the Africa’s global bank’s gross earnings grew by 7.0 percent to N494.0 billion, compared to N461.6 billion recorded in…

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Now Is The Time For History To Be Made In Africa By Heavyweight Boxing Champions

The World Boxing Council (WBC) postponed the purse bid for Deontay Wilder’s rematch with Tyson Fury until yesterday. Meanwhile, despite his promoters booking Wembley Stadium a half year in advance, Anthony Joshua has failed to secure an opponent for today at the 90,000-seater venue. Let us look at the panorama – a unique cocktail of…

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Reme Liman Celebrates Africa’s Creative & Innovative Culture In New “Individuality” Collection

Emerging fashion brand, Reme Liman has released it’s latest collection tagged “Individuality” and its an aesthetically bold expression of creative innovation through the African culture. According to the creative director Tunde Shoremekun: “In the presence of beauty around us, we create our imaginative muses; a socio-culturally evolved man and woman, who according to societal normalities are physically, emotionally or socially flawed. They stand in…

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Melania Trump Is Racist – Chimamanda Adichie

Award winning author & controversial Feminist Activist, Chimamanda Adichie has described United States First Lady, Melania Trump as racist. Adichie made the statement in a recent interview with international magazine, Esquire UK where she talked about her stance on feminism, Melania Trump’s visit to Africa and racism. She said, “Had you asked me this question…

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