The Ambassador for regional cooperation in the Indian Ocean Zone calls on the Prime Minister

The Ambassador for regional cooperation in the Indian Ocean Zone, MrMarcel Escure,paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth,this afternoon, at the New Treasury Building in…

She flew out to America and ghosted me for five years

Eventually, of course, I had to move on with my life. #PulseFirstLove is a weekly series that captures the emotions people felt, and the motions they went through the first…

Morocco gets its first electric car Charging Stations by Tesla Motors a first in Africa

Electric car manufacturer Tesla has installed its first charging stations in Morocco, the first in Africa. The two installations comprise the first charging stations in Africa, where Tesla’s emergence has…

Coronavirus – Kenya: COVID-19 Update (05 October 2021)

New cases: 189 Sample size: 6,367 Positivity Rate: 3.0% Recoveries: 207 Recorded Deaths: 9 Cumulative tests: 2,581,391 Total Confirmed cases: 250,380 Total Recoveries: 243,064 Cumulative Fatalities: 5,150 Distributed by APO…

South East Governors unhappy with IPOB’s stay-at-home orders

The governors want to ensure people are allowed to freely move around. The South East Governors’ Forum has condemned the stay-at-home orders that have disrupted socio-economic activities in the region…

Olu Jacobs: Joke Silva debunks death rumours

Joke Silva says husband is in good health as opposed to news making the rounds. Veteran Nollywood actress, Joke Silva has reacted to rumours currently making the rounds about the…

HMS Trent deploys to West Africa to support maritime security

Royal Navy patrol ship HMS Trent is setting sail to the waters of the Gulf of Guinea as she heads for security patrols and a mission to support allies in…

‘Squid Game’ director says Netflix rejected series 10 years ago

Hwang Dong-hyuk recently talked about the challenges he faced in funding the show after he wrote it in 2008. ‘Squid Game’ may be Netflix’s first Korean-language blockbuster to get worldwide…

Coronavirus – Malawi: COVID-19 Daily Info Update (05 October 2021)

New Cases: 10 Cumulative Confirmed Cases: 61,629 Active Cases: 3,083 Total Recovered: 56,028(221 New) (Recovery rate: 90.9%) Currently Admitted in Treatment Units: 19 (3New) New Discharges from Treatment Units: 5…

Nigerian Gospel superstar, Sinach gets recognition from US Congress

The 18th Congressional District of Texas has conferred a certificate of recognition on her. On October 5, 2021, news broke that Nigerian Gospel superstar, Sinach got a US congress recognition.…

Here is how the first-ever African Food & Drinks Festival held in Abuja went down [Photos]

The Maiden Edition of the African Food Festival was held to sate hungry foodies on September 26 at Tobix Gardens & Park, Abuja, Nigeria. The sounds coming from the main…

Introducing Clout Africa

Clout is the industry’s most respected service brand. Clout Africa is a full stack media incubator that works to help brands reach global audiences by creating content tailored to the…

Gideon Okeke advises actors to consider ‘shoddy jobs’

The actor has revealed the real standards for measuring acting proficiency in Nollywood. ‘Tinsel’ star actor, Gideon Okeke has shared his thoughts on how to gain mastery of Nigeria’s film…

Wizkid’s ‘Essence’ moves up to No. 13 on Billboard Hot 100

A new peak of No. 13 means that ‘Essence’ climbed three places. On Monday, October 4, 2021, Grammy-winning Nigerian superstar, Wizkid’s smash hit single, ‘Essence’ featuring Tems hit a new…

Violence, aid access continues to obstruct humanitarian effort in DR Congo

Violenceand access constraints in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) continue to hamper humanitarian operations in a context where one in three people need assistance, the…

Wizkid’s ‘Essence’ becomes the first African song to be certified platinum in the US

On September 2, 2021, Nigerian superstar, Wizkid’s groundbreaking single, ‘Essence’ was certified Gold in the US. On October 5, 2021, it was reported that ‘Essence,’ Wizkid and Tems’ summer banger…

MONUSCO Participates in Brainstorming on Food Support for Prisoners in the DRC

“Our prisons are in poor condition, overcrowded and faced with recurring food shortages.” Rose MUTOMBO, Congolese Minister of Justice, made this bitter observation during a consultation organized on September 30,…

Ckay’s ‘Ckay The First’ debuts at No. 158 on the Billboard 200, ‘Love Nwantiti’ rises to No. 50 on Billboard Hot 100

The singer has since released another EP, left Chocolate City and signed to Warner Music Group, South Africa. On Monday, October 4, 2021, the Billboard Charts report for the week…

Buhari promises South Sudan ‘political and economic stability’

Buhari says Nigeria is committed to long-term stability and prosperity in Africa. President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged Nigeria’s commitment to help South Sudan achieve political and economic stability. The 78-year-old…

“Let us change the narrative on Africa in the United States” African Development Bank President tells African Diplomats in Washington

African Development Bank President Dr Akinwumi A. Adesina has said that a concerted effort to change the narrative on Africa in the United States is necessary to attract increased investments…