Top Kenyan Singer, Comedian to Perform in Kampala

[Independent (Kampala)] On Sept. 28 two Kenyan entertainment celebrities, David Mathenge [alias Nameless] and comedian Eric Omondi are set to perform at Comedy Store in Kampala at Diners Lounge in Bukoto, a few kilometers from the city centre.

[Independent (Kampala)] On Sept. 28 two Kenyan entertainment celebrities, David Mathenge [alias Nameless] and comedian Eric Omondi are set to perform at Comedy Store in Kampala at Diners Lounge in Bukoto, a few kilometers from the city centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Alex Ozone Is Taking Nigeria Music to the World

[This Day] Alex Ozone cannot sing, even if his life depended on it. Singing is not a talent he is interested in pursuing and he is so confident that he will fail woefully if he attempts it. He has good reasons though for feeling that way. His voice is …

[This Day] Alex Ozone cannot sing, even if his life depended on it. Singing is not a talent he is interested in pursuing and he is so confident that he will fail woefully if he attempts it. He has good reasons though for feeling that way. His voice is not smooth or silky and he has a conspicuous Ibo accent. You simply cannot persuade him to go into the studio and record a song. It's simply not in his DNA. However, he is madly in love with music. Not just music but the entertainment industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shoko Festival Promises Fireworks

[Zimbabwe Standard] The seventh edition of the annual urban culture fiesta Shoko Festival is this year designed to give a utopian feel amidst the nation’s grim realities, the event’s director Samm “Cde Fatso” Monro has said.

[Zimbabwe Standard] The seventh edition of the annual urban culture fiesta Shoko Festival is this year designed to give a utopian feel amidst the nation's grim realities, the event's director Samm "Cde Fatso" Monro has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sendekera Comes to Kadoma

[Zimbabwe Standard] Every time residents of Kadoma hear that a major musical show is coming their way, it’s predictable that the usual suspects — Winky D, Jah Prayzah, Andy Muridzo, Soul Jah Love, Killer T and sometimes Oliver Mtukudzi’s faces — will…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Every time residents of Kadoma hear that a major musical show is coming their way, it's predictable that the usual suspects -- Winky D, Jah Prayzah, Andy Muridzo, Soul Jah Love, Killer T and sometimes Oliver Mtukudzi's faces -- will be on the posters.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Afro-Roots Reggae Star, Rex Suru to Perform At Felabration 2017

[Vanguard] The storm is already gathering for this year’s Felabration, the annual music festival celebrating Nigeria’s icon and creator of Afrobeat genre, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti and it promises to be a spectacular one as it is the 20th edition since the d…

[Vanguard] The storm is already gathering for this year's Felabration, the annual music festival celebrating Nigeria's icon and creator of Afrobeat genre, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti and it promises to be a spectacular one as it is the 20th edition since the demise of the Abami Eda.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Olamide Is Nigeria’s Highest Paid Artist’

[Vanguard] Seasoned artiste manager, Alex Ozone, has declared that YBNL henchman, Olamide, aka Badoo, is currently the highest paid Nigerian artiste when it comes to performing at international shows.

[Vanguard] Seasoned artiste manager, Alex Ozone, has declared that YBNL henchman, Olamide, aka Badoo, is currently the highest paid Nigerian artiste when it comes to performing at international shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Five Northern Governors Salute Saudi Arabia On National Day

[This Day] Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State and his Kano, Jigawa, Kebbi and Zamfara States’ counterparts have congratulated the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its leadership as the country marked its national day at the weekend.

[This Day] Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State and his Kano, Jigawa, Kebbi and Zamfara States' counterparts have congratulated the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its leadership as the country marked its national day at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Edo Rolls Out Drums, Parades Ecotourism Assets

[This Day] Benin City -As the world celebrates World Tourism Day on Wednesday, the Edo State Government has unveiled plans to host stakeholders in the tourism sector and parade her ecotourism assets to local and foreign investors.

[This Day] Benin City -As the world celebrates World Tourism Day on Wednesday, the Edo State Government has unveiled plans to host stakeholders in the tourism sector and parade her ecotourism assets to local and foreign investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sahara Group Advocates Digital Revolution At UN Meeting

[This Day] The Executive Director at the Sahara Group, Tonye Cole, has said the industrialisation of Africa in the next decade must be owned and led by Africans with key support from the private sector as well as regional and multilateral organisations.

[This Day] The Executive Director at the Sahara Group, Tonye Cole, has said the industrialisation of Africa in the next decade must be owned and led by Africans with key support from the private sector as well as regional and multilateral organisations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria