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
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.
Leading African Rating and PR firm, Avance Media has announced its inaugural list of 100 Most Influential African Women, which features distinguished women whose works and accomplishments continue to inspire the next generation of women in Africa. Speaking about the list, Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media, noted that, the list has a representation of… Read More Amina J. Mohammed, Hanna Tetteh, Angelique Kidjo listed among Avance Media’s 2019 100 Most Influential African Women
Known as the 4th estate of government, the Ghanaian media landscape has over the past two decades evolved not only as an avenue for engaging citizens but a lucrative business sector that has produced some successful entrepreneurs and business leaders in Ghana. Even though we cannot evaluate the financial value of the industry in Ghana,… Read More Meet the Top 20 Ghanaian Media Businesspersons
South African singer and songwriter Johnny Clegg, one of the few white artists to openly confront the apartheid government in the late 1970s and 1980s, died on Tuesday aged 66, his agent said. He had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2015. A Grammy nominee and Billboard music award winner, British-born Clegg was known by… Read More South African singer Johnny Clegg dies at 66
WarnerMedia on Monday said it appointed Ann Sarnoff as the chief executive officer of Warner Bros, the first woman to run one of Hollywood’s most powerful studios in its 96-year history. Sarnoff, currently president of BBC Studios Americas, will take over the studio behind ‘Wonder Woman’, ‘Friends’ and the Harry Potter franchise, following a scandal… Read More WarnerMedia appoints Ann Sarnoff as chief executive of Warner Bros
Gloria Vanderbilt, the ‘poor little rich girl’ who lived a life at the highest levels of fashion, society and wealth as an heir to one of the greatest family fortunes in U.S. history, died on Monday at the age of 95, her son, CNN correspondent Anderson Cooper, said. The network said Vanderbilt died at home… Read More U.S. fashion icon Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95