Watu Wote’ Eyes an Oscar in a World Full of Hate and Terror

[Nation] Watu Wote, the short film nominated for the 2018 Oscars, premiered in Nairobi on January 23, 2018 at the Junction Mall. A partnership between three students at Germany’s Hamburg Media School and Kenya’s LightBox Africa production house, it spa…

[Nation] Watu Wote, the short film nominated for the 2018 Oscars, premiered in Nairobi on January 23, 2018 at the Junction Mall. A partnership between three students at Germany's Hamburg Media School and Kenya's LightBox Africa production house, it sparked all manner of discussion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Winter Olympics – Adeagbo Finishes in 20th Place in Heats 1 and 2 of Skeleton Event

[Daily Trust] Nigeria’s first female skeleton athlete, Simidele Adeagbo, finished in the 20th position after Heats 1 and 2 of her event at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics on Friday.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria's first female skeleton athlete, Simidele Adeagbo, finished in the 20th position after Heats 1 and 2 of her event at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zuma’s State Capture Regulations to Be Challenged At Concourt

[News24Wire] Minority rights group AfriForum is set to submit an urgent application to the Constitutional Court to set aside former president Jacob Zuma’s state capture inquiry regulations.

[News24Wire] Minority rights group AfriForum is set to submit an urgent application to the Constitutional Court to set aside former president Jacob Zuma's state capture inquiry regulations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenyans Honour Lupita As ‘Black Panther’ Premieres

[Nation] The film Black Panther, which features a cast of black stars — premiered across the world last evening, with the show at Nairobi’s IMax theatre being fully booked.

[Nation] The film Black Panther, which features a cast of black stars -- premiered across the world last evening, with the show at Nairobi's IMax theatre being fully booked.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lawmaker Wants Youths to Bargain With ‘Not Too Young to Run’ Bill

[Vanguard] Rep. Tony Nwulu (PDP-Oshodi/Isolo Lagos) has urged youths to vote out politicians that are not in support of the ‘Not Too Young to Run’ bill come 2019.

[Vanguard] Rep. Tony Nwulu (PDP-Oshodi/Isolo Lagos) has urged youths to vote out politicians that are not in support of the 'Not Too Young to Run' bill come 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ramaphosa Promises Corruption Crackdown At Maiden SONA

[News24Wire] Time could be up for certain people at state institutions, as President Cyril Ramaphosa has promised strong action against corruption in his maiden State of the Nation Address, which he delivered on Friday.

[News24Wire] Time could be up for certain people at state institutions, as President Cyril Ramaphosa has promised strong action against corruption in his maiden State of the Nation Address, which he delivered on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tonto Dikeh, Estranged Hubby Celebrates Son’s Birthday

[Daily Trust] Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh and her ex-husband Olakunle Churchill, on Friday came together to celebrate their son, King’s birthday at his school in Abuja.

[Daily Trust] Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh and her ex-husband Olakunle Churchill, on Friday came together to celebrate their son, King's birthday at his school in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Weah Proposes ‘New Life Program for Inclusive Finance’ Regime

[Govt of Liberia] President George Manneh Weah has proposed a new program dubbed the ‘New Life Program for Inclusive Finance’ (NLPIF). The program will be subject to legislation where applicable.

[Govt of Liberia] President George Manneh Weah has proposed a new program dubbed the 'New Life Program for Inclusive Finance' (NLPIF). The program will be subject to legislation where applicable.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia