Zimbabwe’s founder Robert Mugabe was honored as an icon, principled leader and African intellectual giant at a state funeral on Saturday, after a week of disputes over his burial threatened to embarrass President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Mugabe led Zimbabwe for 37 years, from independence until he was ousted by the army in November 2017, by which… Read More Leaders, supporters pay tribute at state funeral of former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe
The Beeta Universal Arts Foundation is proud to announce the third edition of the Beeta Playwright Competition. The competition aims to find new voices in the literary genre of drama in Nigeria. The third edition of the Beeta Universal Playwright Competition is calling for entries and is open to indigenous playwrights between the ages of… Read More Playwriting: Beeta Universal Arts Foundation announces third edition of the Beeta Playwright Competition
Leading PR & Rating firm, Avance Media is set to host the first edition of the Ghana Bloggers Summit which comes off on 1st & 2nd November at the SBIncubator located in the Silver Star Towers in Accra. According to the Managing Director of Avance Media, Prince Akpah, the summit is being organized to support… Read More 2019 Ghana Bloggers Summit scheduled for 1st & 2nd November
Robert Mugabe, the guerrilla leader who led Zimbabwe to independence in 1980 and ruled with an iron fist until his own army ended his almost four decade rule, has died aged 95. Mugabe died in Singapore, where he has often received medical treatment in recent years, a source with direct knowledge of the matter told… Read More Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe dies at 95
Few Models is Africa’s leading model scouting company. Since its inception in 2014 in Nigeria, it has been recognized globally for the discovery of numerous diverse talents across Africa. Few Models is an active mother agent; supporting, developing and nurturing the entire modeling career of models, both locally and abroad. Few Models is proud to… Read More Few Model Management: The Number One Scouting Agency in Africa
South African companies MTN and Shoprite closed stores in Nigeria on Wednesday in the face of attacks targeting their premises in retaliation to similar violence in their home country. Nigeria’s vice president is also boycotting an economic forum in Cape Town on boosting intra-African trade, the country’s foreign minister said, after days of rioting in… Read More South African businesses shut stores in Nigeria in fear of reprisal xenophobic attacks
Ghanaian serial entrepreneur and fashion investor, Roberta Annan has been designated by the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), the United Nation’s authoritative advocate for the global environment to receive a Goodwill Ambassadorial role as a United Nations Supporter for the Creative Economy in recognition of her fantastic leadership dedicated towards social and environmental causes.… Read More Roberta Annan appointed United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Creative Economy
At least five people were killed in a stampede at a packed rap concert in the Algerian capital on Thursday night, a hospital source said. Thousands had gathered at the concert of local rap star Abderraouf Derradji, known as Soolking, in a stadium in Algiers. No further details were immediately available.