English Premier League club Liverpool FC last week confirmed the acquisition of RB Leipzig’s Guinean midfielder Naby Keita for a club record deal. The deal which will make Keita the most expensive African footballer ever is effective from July 1, 2018.
Chimamanda Adichie is having a stellar career year as she moves from strength to strength. Hot on the heels of her Mcarthy award the author is now a holder of Honorary Doctor of Letters Degree from the University of Edinburgh. A hearty congratulations to the accomplished writer on the award.
Senegalese-American singer Akon has announced he is purchasing 50% of Senegalese company Musik Bi to create a music streaming service in Africa that can compete with global competitors. Musik Bi is Africa’s first home-grown platform for legal music downloads. It was launched in Senegal in February 2016.
South African multi-award winning hip-hop artist AKA is the new face of REEBOK Classics Africa.
“Slavery is not a thing of the past. Today we talk about modern slavery and human trafficking; the push back on multi-lateralism and human rights; about race, identity and culture; and the challenges on how we can co-exist together,” says UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Social and Human Sciences.
When dealing with all matters legal, prosecution prevention is always the better option. LegalMate is an app that provides legal guidance at your fingertips for numerous situations and is more handy than a friend that can post bail.
The build up to the release of JAY-Z’s 13th Studio album, 4:44, gave fans very little idea on what’s to come. The newest teaser featuring Lupita Nyong’o is an emotional prelude to a powerful visual of the bonus track.
Siyasanga Tundzi is the owner and designer behind the wonderful South African Hlubi Creations, a store within a store, where she makes beautiful accessories from what most people would throw away.
Nigerian entrepreneur, Oscar Ekponimo is working to reduce food waste in Nigeria using an app he developed known as Chowberry.