Tunisians call on leaders: To remember 2011 revolution goals

More than 2,000 Tunisians rallied Sunday for the North African nation’s leaders to do away with punishing price hikes that triggered days of unrest and to respect the goals of the revolution that drove out the country’s autocratic ruler seven years ago. To placate protesters angered by a new finance law raising...

Why Drake And Rihanna Are Dedicated To Making Their Relationship Work This Time Around

Rihanna and Drake‘s on-again romance appears to be steamier than ever, and for good reason. While the two have dated in the past, it seems as though they’re both finally on the same page about their relationship. A source tells E! News that the inseparable duo, who was most recently seen at a club in...

Africa’s Top Fashion Event Called Off Over Terror Fears

Niamey – Africa’s prime fashion event, the two-yearly FIMA festival in Niger, was called off on Tuesday on the eve of its launch over fears of terror attacks, Niger designer Alphadi announced. “The Niger government has decided to postpone this 10th edition of FIMA due to events in Diffa...

7 Reasons African Female Directors Rock

African cinema is booming. The continent is awash with creative minds with a flair for storytelling who are bringing life to local stories and sharing them across the globe — from gripping thrillers and intensely-emotional dramas to celebrations of musical heritage and biopics. We spoke to seven great female...

Stiff Competition At Miss Africa Botswana Final Auditions

The auditions were held at Gaborone at Gaborone International Convention Centre (GICC) on Saturday. Eighty young women auditioned for the beauty pageant, which will be held in August. A total of 33 models were selected. There was a panel of judges which selected models. The same judges have been on the nationwide...

Mercedes-Benz And Africa Fashion International Announce Renewed Partnership

Mercedes-Benz has extended its commitment to Africa fashion for a further three years by renewing its title sponsorship of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Johannesburg and Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Africa with African Fashion International (AFI). Through its renewed partnership...

Kenyan Women March For Mini-Skirts

Nairobi – Nearly 1 000 people have marched through the streets of Kenya’s capital to protest a recent rash of attacks by mobs of men on women who have been deemed too provocatively dressed. Mobile phone videos show the attackers stripping the women naked. In response, the phrase #MyDressMyChoice is...

Nigeria: Award Contracts To People In Your Database Only, President Jonathan Directs BPP

President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, directed the Bureau of Public Procurement, BPP, to ensure that only contractors captured in its database were awarded contracts in the country with effect from next year. He warned that any contractor not in the database would not be allowed to do contract business of any...

Angelina Jolie’s Wedding Dress

We have so many questions about Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie‘s wedding, but the biggest one has to be: What did her dress look like?! Quickly followed by: Did she even wear a dress?! This is Angie, after all, she’s a big fan of menswear. Well, thanks to new details we’ve got the answer. A source...
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