Local Rapper Clinches MTV Deal

[The Herald] Zimbabwean hip hop artiste Karizma has clinched a deal with cable television channel, MTV where some of his songs will be used as soundtracks in their popular television series “Shuga”.

[The Herald] Zimbabwean hip hop artiste Karizma has clinched a deal with cable television channel, MTV where some of his songs will be used as soundtracks in their popular television series "Shuga".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Milla, Weah, Other Legends to Storm Lagos for Kanu

[This Day] No less than 46 African football legends have confirmed their participation in the clash of legends – a charity /peace football match being organised by Kanu Heart Foundation and Nelson Mandela Foundation for charitable initiatives.

[This Day] No less than 46 African football legends have confirmed their participation in the clash of legends - a charity /peace football match being organised by Kanu Heart Foundation and Nelson Mandela Foundation for charitable initiatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Best Can a Stronger Naira Boost the Economy?

[This Day] Apart from the patriotic pride of seeing an increase in the value of the naira against the dollar, some analysts believe the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)’s move to shore up the naira may have a counter-productive impact on the overall econo…

[This Day] Apart from the patriotic pride of seeing an increase in the value of the naira against the dollar, some analysts believe the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)'s move to shore up the naira may have a counter-productive impact on the overall economy, and that a stronger naira will not check influx of goods' imports or help the ailing manufacturing sector of the economy as much as a weaker currency would. In your own view, in what ways can Nigeria take advantage of the stronger naira to boost the local economy?

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Janet’s ‘Museveni Dilemma’ – Heads You Lose, Tails You Lose

[Monitor] Why has there been so much truculent criticism of First Lady Janet Museveni since she became Education minister? This question, which your columnist has pondered for many months, is easy to answer but difficult to explain.

[Monitor] Why has there been so much truculent criticism of First Lady Janet Museveni since she became Education minister? This question, which your columnist has pondered for many months, is easy to answer but difficult to explain.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Egypt’s Hossan Warns Al Masry Will Attack KCCA

[Monitor] Entebbe -A clean sheet against KCCA at Lugogo on Saturday will make Al Masry favourites to seal off the Caf Confederation Cup encounter when the two teams meet in Port Said in seven days.

[Monitor] Entebbe -A clean sheet against KCCA at Lugogo on Saturday will make Al Masry favourites to seal off the Caf Confederation Cup encounter when the two teams meet in Port Said in seven days.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Why Does Death Stalk Kenyan University Students?

[Nation] It started with a hashtag on social media, #FindGraceNduta. Nduta, a 22-year-old university student from the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKuat), was reported missing by her family on January 29, 2017, at Githurai Ki…

[Nation] It started with a hashtag on social media, #FindGraceNduta. Nduta, a 22-year-old university student from the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKuat), was reported missing by her family on January 29, 2017, at Githurai Kimbo Police Station.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya