Kenya Invited to U.S. Party for Abstaining on Jerusalem Vote at the UN

[Nation] Kenya has been invited to a January 3 US “friendship” reception for United Nations member-states that did not vote in opposition to Donald Trump’s decision to move Washington’s Israel embassy to Jerusalem.

[Nation] Kenya has been invited to a January 3 US "friendship" reception for United Nations member-states that did not vote in opposition to Donald Trump's decision to move Washington's Israel embassy to Jerusalem.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zanu-PF Says ‘Yes’ to President Mnangagwa’s Choice of VPs

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party provinces have reportedly endorsed President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s decision to appoint former army chief Constantino Chiwenga and Minister of Defence, State Security and War Veterans Cde Kembo Mohadi as his d…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party provinces have reportedly endorsed President Emmerson Mnangagwa's decision to appoint former army chief Constantino Chiwenga and Minister of Defence, State Security and War Veterans Cde Kembo Mohadi as his deputies.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Underworld Figure Modack and Co-Accused to Apply for Bail

[News24Wire] After having spent Christmas behind bars, controversial businessman Nafiz Modack and six others linked to the underworld and nightclub security takeover, are set to proceed with their bail application on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] After having spent Christmas behind bars, controversial businessman Nafiz Modack and six others linked to the underworld and nightclub security takeover, are set to proceed with their bail application on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kadoma Gears Up for Jah Prayzah, Winky D

[The Herald] Music fans in Kadoma are gearing up for a historic end to 2017 when top musicians Jah Prayzah and Winky D perform in their town on New Year’s Eve. Jah Prayzah and Winky D are set to set fireworks alight at Odyssey on Sunday with a show tha…

[The Herald] Music fans in Kadoma are gearing up for a historic end to 2017 when top musicians Jah Prayzah and Winky D perform in their town on New Year's Eve. Jah Prayzah and Winky D are set to set fireworks alight at Odyssey on Sunday with a show that will probably be the best way that the city has moved into new year with so much fun over the years.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Jacob Zuma Extends Condolences On Passing of Veteran Musician Robbie Malinga

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has extended his heartfelt condolences on the passing of veteran musician, Mr Robbie Malinga, who passed on yesterday, 25 December 2017 on Christmas day.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has extended his heartfelt condolences on the passing of veteran musician, Mr Robbie Malinga, who passed on yesterday, 25 December 2017 on Christmas day.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Artists Can Make Money Selling Their Music in 2018

[Guardian] Through the years, Nigerian artistes have endured a love-hate relationship with Alaba distributors – cutting deals with the same group of people pirating your music is akin to dining with the devil, but with a long spoon. However, in the era…

[Guardian] Through the years, Nigerian artistes have endured a love-hate relationship with Alaba distributors - cutting deals with the same group of people pirating your music is akin to dining with the devil, but with a long spoon. However, in the era of digital distribution, there are even more guests at the table, and artists are learning that everyone comes with a spoon that's much bigger than theirs.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ninja Lipsy – the Dancehall Queen Who Never Was

[The Herald] Coming into everyone’s living room with the help of Winky D in 2011 on the runaway hit “Taitirana Pafirst Sight”, Ninja Lipsy became a darling to everyone at first sight and she was tipped to be the next poster girl of local dancehall music.

[The Herald] Coming into everyone's living room with the help of Winky D in 2011 on the runaway hit "Taitirana Pafirst Sight", Ninja Lipsy became a darling to everyone at first sight and she was tipped to be the next poster girl of local dancehall music.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Jah Prayzah, Winky D for Kadoma 2017 Shutdown

[The Herald] Jah Prayzah and Winky D are among the best entertainers in the country at the moment. They rarely do joint shows and, when they do, they make history. It is likely to be the case when they meet in Kadoma at Odyssey on December 31. What a w…

[The Herald] Jah Prayzah and Winky D are among the best entertainers in the country at the moment. They rarely do joint shows and, when they do, they make history. It is likely to be the case when they meet in Kadoma at Odyssey on December 31. What a way to end the year. It seems Kadoma is becoming a new entertainment hub courtesy of 2Kings Entertainment's initiatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Baba Charamba Blasts Copycats

[The Herald] Veteran gospel musician Charles Charamba who has been copied in the past by upcoming gospel artistes said those who have imitated his work were going against the scriptures in the Bible.

[The Herald] Veteran gospel musician Charles Charamba who has been copied in the past by upcoming gospel artistes said those who have imitated his work were going against the scriptures in the Bible.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe