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Burna Boy says ‘Africa must matter for black lives to matter’

Nigerian music star Burna Boy was named Best International Act by the BET awards in the US. This is the second time he is winning...

Full list of winners – BET Awards 2020

The BET Awards celebrate black artists and sports personalities and this year's edition was unique in many ways. The deaths of George Floyd and Breonna...

Instagram celebrity ‘Hushpuppi’ arrested over $400m fraud

Popular Nigerian Instagram star, Raymond Igbalodely also known as Hushpuppi has been arrested by Dubai's police force on allegations of fraud amounting to $435m. He...

Nigerian group that spoofs movies gets Hollywood invite

A group of young Nigerian filmmakers who are known for spoofing famous movie scenes are heading to Hollywood. The group has been praised in recent...

Zambian celebrities vow to hold more anti-govt protests

Zambian authorities had better brace themselves for a chain of anti-bad governance protests, following a hint to that effect, by young celebrities representing youths...

Covid-19: Queen of England honours Ghana’s war veteran

The Queen of England has honoured Ghanaian second world war veteran Private Joseph Hammond for his efforts at raising funds to help frontline health...

Tips for launching a business in Africa

You would be amazed to know that 22% of African young adults are venturing into business, making Africa the world's leading destination for entrepreneurship...

Ghana: Journalist questioned by police for ‘predicting president’s speech’

Police in Ghana on Wednesday questioned a journalist for reportedly predicting correctly the content of the president's speech. Ghana's President, Nana Akufo Addo on Sunday...

Nigerian reggae legend Majek Fashek dies at 57

Nigerian reggae legend Majek Fashek has died at the age of 57. The performer, popular for hits such as Send Down the Rain and So...

TV host raises funds to help Sierra Leone’s hospitals fight Covid-19

An initiative set up just three weeks ago to support Sierra Leone’s frontline health workers in the fight against COVID-19 has delivered more than...

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Cameroon: Seventh child dies after shooting attack on school

A 12-year-old girl died on Sunday from wounds sustained when gunmen stormed a school in the South West Region of Cameroon on Saturday and...

Guinea: Tension heightens after Alpha Condé secures third term

Tension is high in Guinea with some streets reportedly deserted as security forces patrol them to contain a post election violence. Supporters of the opposition...

Opposition in Seychelles wins presidential poll after 43 years

The opposition in the Seychelles has won the country's presidential election for the first time since 1977. Wavel Ramkalawan, an Anglican priest defeated incumbent President...

Nigeria: At least 69 killed in anti-police brutality protests

The Nigerian presidency has said that at least sixty-nine people have been killed so far across the country in protests against police brutality. A spokesman...

Libya: Warring factions sign accord for permanent ceasefire

The warring factions in Libya have signed an agreement for a permanent ceasefire to end the years of violence. The agreement was reached in Geneva...
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