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OPINION: Koffi Olomide’s Shows Must Be Cancelled

OPINION:  Koffi Olomide’s Shows Must Be Cancelled

I have been a fan of Koffi Olomidé since I was a teenager. I loved or should I say I still love his music and some of them songs we sung them during our bustele days at Kasama Boys’ Secondary School and Mungwi Technical Secondary School. His music has been good. But of late the […]

U.S. Star Alicia Keys Enlists Kenyan On Album

U.S. Star Alicia Keys Enlists Kenyan On Album

African music seems to be on an unstoppable rise in recent months with numerous signings of African acts to major record labels, massive collaborations, and more! Enlisted by Sony/RCA records and multi-platinum artiste Alicia Keys, Xpect – renown Kenyan DJ/Producer based in USA has produced one of only three official remixes of Alicia’s latest hit […]

Beast Of No Nation Child Star To Feature In New Spiderman Movie

Beast Of No Nation Child Star To Feature In New Spiderman Movie

The ‘Beast of no Nation’ child star, Abraham Attah, played a role in the movie as a child soldier alongside Hollywood actor, Idris Elba. This role has opened international doors of opportunities for him. The young ‘Beast of no Nation’ actor is about to live almost every child’s dream as he has been announced as part of the cast […]

Tiwa Savage, Don Jazzy Meets Jay-Z in New York Over Management Deal

Tiwa Savage, Don Jazzy Meets Jay-Z in New York Over Management Deal

Songstress, Tiwa Savage and Don Jazzy met with Jay-Z at the Roc Nation office in New York over the signing of a management and distribution deal for Tiwa Savage. The deal has been in the works since Jay-Z’s cousin Brian “Bee-High” Biggs visited the Mavin Headquarters in Lagos last year. It will be recalled that […]

Uganda: Queen of Katwe Trailer Sets Tone for the Movie

Uganda: Queen of Katwe Trailer Sets Tone for the Movie

Last week, academy award winning actress Lupita Nyong’o took to her Instagram and broke the news of the release of Queen of Katwe and announced the release of the trailer that was due in 24 hours. The post was punctuated with the official poster of the film. The next day, though, Ugandans more than anyone […]

Madonna: Turning Her Back On The Cause Of Women

Madonna: Turning Her Back On The Cause Of Women

There were the tired and predictable sexual props. The pole dancing. The sexualised dancers dressed as nuns. The on-stage spanking by her dancers, crew and band (all 19 of them) as she lay face down across the knees of one of them before her skirt was wrenched up. The porny pantomime of bending-over for maximum […]

Yemi Alade’s ‘Mama Africa’ Album Tops Itunes Charts Worldwide

Yemi Alade’s ‘Mama Africa’ Album Tops Itunes Charts Worldwide

Yemi Alade caused a frenzy with the release of her sophomore album titled “Mama Africa: The Diary of an African Woman”, coupled with the music video for “Ferrari”. The Effyzzie Music diva received praise for both the music video and album from its continental appeal and solid theme. The music video for “Ferrari” gained 40,000 […]

Can the Throw-Away Fashion Industry Lead a New Trend Toward Sustainability?

Can the Throw-Away Fashion Industry Lead a New Trend Toward Sustainability?

After oil, fashion is the most polluting industry on the globe, believes Simone Cipriani, founder of the Ethical Fashion Initiative. But as many industries, from automobiles to agriculture, try to make their products and processes greener, the fashion industry – hardly a leader in conversations on reducing climate change – is starting to shift as […]

D’Banj, Oprah Winfrey, Femi Kuti, Others Join Call for Global Gender Equality

D’Banj, Oprah Winfrey, Femi Kuti, Others Join Call for Global Gender Equality

In commemoration of this year’s International Women’s Day, influential figures across the globe have urged world leaders to end extreme poverty by investing in girls and women. Top among the influential figures who have added their voices to the campaign are Oprah Winfrey, Muhammad Ali, D’Banj, Melinda Gates, Femi Kuti, Charlize Theron, Yemi Alade and […]

This Documentary Uncovers an Afro-Cuban Community Singing in an Almost Extinct African Language

This Documentary Uncovers an Afro-Cuban Community Singing in an Almost Extinct African Language

They Are We tells a story that, were it not told by a University professor in the middle of a documentary, you’d swear couldn’t possibly be true. Emma Christopher, who’s written extensively on the Atlantic slave trade and teaches at the University of Sydney, found herself connecting a remote chiefdom in Sierra Leone with a […]

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