Bruce Melodie On His Experience At the Coke Studio Africa 2017

[New Times] Rwandan artist Bruce Melodie was chosen to represent Rwanda in the Nairobi based Coke Studio Africa 2017 to sing alongside several other African artists. It is the first time that Rwanda is participating. Coke Studio Africa 2017 is expected…

[New Times] Rwandan artist Bruce Melodie was chosen to represent Rwanda in the Nairobi based Coke Studio Africa 2017 to sing alongside several other African artists. It is the first time that Rwanda is participating. Coke Studio Africa 2017 is expected to air in East and West Africa in September.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

London World Champs – Manyonga and Samaai Get Gold, Bronze for SA

[Sascoc] As track sprint legend Usain Bolt bowed out of the global athletics scene with bronze in the 100-metre final, South Africa bagged long jump gold and bronze through Luvo Manyonga and Ruswahl Samaai at the World Championships in London on Saturday.

[Sascoc] As track sprint legend Usain Bolt bowed out of the global athletics scene with bronze in the 100-metre final, South Africa bagged long jump gold and bronze through Luvo Manyonga and Ruswahl Samaai at the World Championships in London on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Media Ownership Monitor Launched in Ghana

[MFWA] It was a moment of truth and revelation about media ownership, a platform for critical discussions and questions as stakeholders gathered at the Alisa Hotel for the launch of the report on media ownership in Ghana.

[MFWA] It was a moment of truth and revelation about media ownership, a platform for critical discussions and questions as stakeholders gathered at the Alisa Hotel for the launch of the report on media ownership in Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Facebook Offers Tool to Combat Fake News in Kenya

[East African] Facebook rolled out a tool this week to help Kenyan users spot fake news ahead of a hotly-contested presidential election that has seen supporters of rival candidates trade bitter words online.

[East African] Facebook rolled out a tool this week to help Kenyan users spot fake news ahead of a hotly-contested presidential election that has seen supporters of rival candidates trade bitter words online.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigerian Lawmakers Go After British American Tobacco Over Alleged Sharp Practices

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Senate and the House of Representatives have trained their spotlight on activities of the British American Tobacco Nigeria, particularly the allegations of sharp practices against the company, PREMIUM Times has learnt.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Senate and the House of Representatives have trained their spotlight on activities of the British American Tobacco Nigeria, particularly the allegations of sharp practices against the company, PREMIUM Times has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Premium Times Centre Trains Campus Journalists, Launches Reporter APP

[Premium Times] In the last two months, the Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism, PTCIJ team has been on the road training campus journalists across the Nigerian universities. The train started at the Bayero University Kano as the Centre l…

[Premium Times] In the last two months, the Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism, PTCIJ team has been on the road training campus journalists across the Nigerian universities. The train started at the Bayero University Kano as the Centre launched the Campus Reporter website as part of its program to support evidence-based campus journalism in Nigerian tertiary institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kagame Wins Rwanda Election With 98pc of Votes

[East African] Rwandan President Paul Kagame has won a third term in office, garnering 98 per cent of votes, according to partial results released by the electoral commission Saturday.

[East African] Rwandan President Paul Kagame has won a third term in office, garnering 98 per cent of votes, according to partial results released by the electoral commission Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda