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Nigeria: King Wadada Blames TV, Radio Presenters for Decline in Reggae Music

Austin Peters, a reggae musician popularly known as "King Wadada" on Wednesday blamed TV and radio presenters for a decline of reggae music in...
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Nigeria: Tonto Dikeh Warns Colleagues to Steer Clear of ‘New Lover’

By Jayne AugoyeWho is Tonto Dikeh's new mystery lover? This...
Alan Shepard becomes the first American in space

Kenya: Binyavanga Wainaina Was Not Afraid to Court Controversy

By James KahongehBefore 2002, the name Binyavanga Wainaina was virtually...
Alan Shepard becomes the first American in space

Kenya: UK Singer Calls Out Controversial Kenyan Promoter Over Attempted Extortion

By Chad KitunduNairobi musician-cum-promoter Bradley Juma Obomi aka Trap King Chrome is in the news again after UK singer Melesha Katrina O'Garro, known professionally...
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Nigeria: Jim Iyke Enjoys Bullying Me – Ini Edo

By Rotimi Agbana and Tolulope AbereojeAward-winning Nollywood actress, Ini Edo has evaluated her journey so far in the movie-making craft. While recounting the many circumstances...
Activists want a San Francisco high school mural removed, saying its impact today should overshadow the artist's intentions

Activists want a San Francisco high school mural removed, saying its impact today should...

Source: Amna Khalid, Associate Professor of History, Carleton College / The Conversation For nearly a century, a massive mural by...
New celebration of Armistice Day proposed

South Africa: Brümilda Van Rensburg and Annelisa Weiland to Star in New kykNET Sitcom

Cape Town — A new Afrikaans sitcom with a star-studded cast will make its debut on kykNET on Monday, 8 July at 20:30. The thirteen-episode...
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Ghana: Court Grants Shatta Wale, Stonebwoy Gh¢50,000 Bail Each

By Malik SullemanaTwo of Ghana's popular dance hall artistes, Charles...
We’re just beginning to grasp the toll of the Islamic State's archaeological looting in Syria

We’re just beginning to grasp the toll of the Islamic State’s archaeological looting in...

Source: Fiona Greenland, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Virginia / The Conversation The Islamic State surrendered its last scrap...
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Nigeria: Simi Writes About Her Personality

By Akinwale AkinyoadeNigerian songbird, Simi who has been very open and vocal of her criticism of internet fraudsters popularly known as yahoo yahoo has...
South Vietnamese defenders hold on to An Loc

Nigeria: Fresh Controversy Greets Naira Marley’s Incarceration As Fan Threatens Ruggedman, Dolapo Badmus

By Rotimi Agbana and Tolulope AbereojeControversies trailing the incarceration of...
South Vietnamese defenders hold on to An Loc

Nigeria: Magu Seeks Artists, Comedians’ Support Against ‘Yahoo Boys’

Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial...
Political cartoonists are out of touch – it's time to make way for memes

Political cartoonists are out of touch – it’s time to make way for memes

Source: Jennifer Grygiel, Assistant Professor of Communications (Social Media) & Magazine, News and Digital Journalism, Syracuse University / The Conversation ...
'Tiger Who Came to Tea' Author Judith Kerr, Who Escaped Nazi Germany, Dies at Age 95

‘Tiger Who Came to Tea’ Author Judith Kerr, Who Escaped Nazi Germany, Dies at...

British children’s writer and illustrator Judith Kerr chats as she sits in her kitchen at her home in west London, Britain September 30, 2015....
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Nigerian Entertainers Care Less About Their Health – Ibinabo

Nollywood actress, Ibinabo Fiberesima, has said it is worrisome that Nigerian entertainers give little or no attention to their health. Fiberesima, a former Miss Earth...
George Washington attends inaugural ball

Ghana: When the Rules Suit My Music, I Will Enter Nominations for Award –...

By Edem Mensah-TsotormeGhanaian Afro pop singer, Noella Wiyaala has revealed the reason behind her lack of enthusiasm to enter nominations in Awards schemes in...
George Washington attends inaugural ball

Rwanda and Liberia – How Patriotism, Focused Leadership and “Culture of It’s Our Time”...

opinion Attitudes, values, and beliefs that are sometimes collectively referred to as "culture" play an unquestionable role in human behaviour and progress. Liberia experienced a...
What your ability to engage with stories says about your real-life relationships

What your ability to engage with stories says about your real-life relationships

Source: Nathan Silver, PhD Student in Communication, The Ohio State University / The Conversation The best TV shows and films...
Could a lack of humility be at the root of what ails America?

Could a lack of humility be at the root of what ails America?

Source: Frank T. McAndrew, Cornelia H. Dudley Professor of Psychology, Knox College / The Conversation There are a lot of...
South Vietnamese defenders hold on to An Loc

Zimbabwe: Legion Working On Third Album

By Sandra MarichoGweru-based Zimdancehall chanter Wilton Doba, popularly known as Legion in music circles, is working on his third album with the launch expected...
Venezuela - Un Humanitarian Scale-Up - Situation Report - January April 2019

Zimbabwe: Drugs and Zimdancehall – It’s Time to Talk.

Blog Zimdancehall star Soul Jah Love recently came clean about his addiction to cocaine. This must have been a difficult step for him to take,...
South Vietnamese defenders hold on to An Loc

Africa: How African Countries Are Doing in Ballooning Digital Music Revenues

analysis Last year was a good one for the music recording...
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Kenya: Larry Madowo Shocks Fans By Eating Mice

By Sylvania AmbaniFormer NTV news anchor Larry Madowo has left...

Nigeria: Mavin Record’s Rema Sounds Like Wizkid – Fans

Some fans of Mavin Record's latest signee, Rema say he...

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