Janet Jackson Opens “Metamorphosis” Las Vegas Residency

Janet Jackson Opens "Metamorphosis" Las Vegas Residency

The opening week of Janet Jackson’s “Metamorphosis” Las Vegas residency was a spectacle to behold with with Beyoncé, Queen Latifah, Ciara, Kelly Rowland Gabrielle Union and more in attendance. And the leader of the “Rhythm Nation” was very grateful for the celebrity support. “Thank U to all my beautiful friends and family who came out […]

Beauty Influencer Jaclyn Hill Launches Debut Cosmetics Collection

Beauty Influencer Jaclyn Hill Launches Debut Cosmetics Collection

Popular beauty influencer Jaclyn Hill has officially launched her highly-anticipated cosmetics line. She announced that her namesake collection was on the way earlier this month by posting a teaser video and simply saying, “It’s really happening.” Today, the Jaclyn website is live with 20 shades of nude lipsticks. The hues are categorized into five groups […]

Paris Square to be Renamed After Princess Diana

Paris Square to be Renamed After Princess Diana

After her death, more than two decades ago, the Paris city council has announced that a square near the tunnel where Pricess Diana died in a car crash should be named after her. The square, near Paris’ Alma Bridge, was originally supposed to be named after famous Greek singer Maria Callas, who died in 1977 […]

Joe Neguse: The First Eritrean-American to Win a Seat Congress

Joe Neguse: The First Eritrean-American to Win a Seat Congress

Joe Neguse is an American of Eritrean origin. He is the son of Eritrean immigrants who made history last year when he became the first American of Eritrean origin to win a seat in the US Congress. As a member of the governing body of the University of Colorado, Neguse got involved in politics as […]

Mambinge and Sibanda Emerge 2019 Zimbabwe Mr. and Miss Albinism

Mambinge and Sibanda Emerge 2019 Zimbabwe Mr. and Miss Albinism

Zimbabwe has just concluded the 2019 Albinism Beauty Contest in a colorful ceremony that saw 21-year-old fitness trainer Edson Mambinge and 18-year-old model Ayanda Sibanda beat several other contestants to win the 2019 edition of the contest which witnessed the introduction of Mr Albinism Zimbabwe. The Albinism Beauty Contest is organised yearly in Zimbabwe basically […]

Elemotho Ready to Tour Europe, Announces Next Date for Single Titled ‘Home’

Elemotho Ready to Tour Europe, Announces Next Date for Single Titled 'Home'

Namibian artiste Elemotho, in partnership with Air Namibia, is set to tour Europe. This tour will see him perform at nine festivals alongside his band ‘The Modern Nomads’ from 6th June to 17th July, 2019. The singer who announced his next single date and the fifth album is set to entertain nine festivals within France, […]

Ghanaian President Urges Black Stars To Win Nation’s Cup

Ghanaian President Urges Black Stars To Win Nation's Cup

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has challenged the national football team “the Black Stars”, to win the Nation’s Cup which had eluded the country for 36 years. Akufo-Addo made the appeal when he met the players, technical body and management of the Black Stars ahead of their departure to the United Arab Emirates to commence […]

StarTimes Launches First Pan-African Online Film Fest

Leading Cable TV brand, StarTimes launches the first edition of the Pan-African Online Film Festival (PAOFF) in Africa to encourage African local content creators.

Leading Cable TV brand, StarTimes launches the first edition of the Pan-African Online Film Festival (PAOFF) in Africa to encourage African local content creators. The festival will be running via StarTimes ON and is a quarterly online film awards competition open to all local professional film and music video producers. In a statement released by […]

Kahlil Green Becomes The First Black President at Yale University

Kahlil Green Becomes The First Black President at Yale University

Following a successful free and fair election conducted at Yale University as who is to emerge as the next president of Yale College Council; Kahlil Green shattered the hopes of his counterparts as the students elected him as the next president. Yale University was established in 1701, which makes it the third-oldest institute of higher […]

African Twins Launch Free Music Platform ‘Playfre’ in Nigeria

African Twins Launch Free Music Platform 'Playfre' in Nigeria

Nigerian technopreneurs, Chidi and Chika Nwaogwu who co-founded indigenous social network LAGBook, has launched ‘Playfre’, a new platform where Nigerians and the rest of Africans can access millions of music for free. The application is the very first indigenous music streaming platform with more than 45 million songs. According to Chika Nwaogwu, “We have been […]