South Africa’s Joox Takes On International Music Streaming Brands

[Digital Content Africa] Once the biggest thing in town, South African media and entertainment giant Naspers is now playing the unaccustomed role of underdog with digital service. But maybe its launch of music streaming service Joox will do better than…

[Digital Content Africa] Once the biggest thing in town, South African media and entertainment giant Naspers is now playing the unaccustomed role of underdog with digital service. But maybe its launch of music streaming service Joox will do better than the WeChat platform. Russell Southwood spoke to Felicity Mdhluli, Content Manager, JOOX about progress so far.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Remove Kenyatta Portraits, Miguna Tells Nasa Supporters

[Nairobi News] Self-declared National Resistance Movement general Miguna Miguna has told supporters of the movement to pull down President Uhuru Kenyatta’s portraits in their homes, and business entities.

[Nairobi News] Self-declared National Resistance Movement general Miguna Miguna has told supporters of the movement to pull down President Uhuru Kenyatta's portraits in their homes, and business entities.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenyans Turn to Google to Search for ‘Samantha’

[Capital FM] If you searched for the term ‘Samantha’ on Google in the last one month, then you were not alone. Millions of other Kenyans went online to search for Samantha, a sex doll that was developed by artificial intelligence Barcelona-based engine…

[Capital FM] If you searched for the term 'Samantha' on Google in the last one month, then you were not alone. Millions of other Kenyans went online to search for Samantha, a sex doll that was developed by artificial intelligence Barcelona-based engineer Sergi Santos.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rihanna, Pres Macron to Promote Child Education in Senegal

[Capital FM] Robyn Rihanna Fenty commonly known by her middle name ‘Rihanna’ will be in Senegal on February 2, 2018, for the Global Partnership for Education Conference.  The conference aimed at promoting children’s education through her charity organization, The Clara Lionel Foundation will be hosted in Dakar, with various global decision-makers in attendance. During the trip, Riri is also set to meet school children in Senegal’s capital, Dakar.

[Capital FM] Robyn Rihanna Fenty commonly known by her middle name 'Rihanna' will be in Senegal on February 2, 2018, for the Global Partnership for Education Conference.  The conference aimed at promoting children's education through her charity organization, The Clara Lionel Foundation will be hosted in Dakar, with various global decision-makers in attendance. During the trip, Riri is also set to meet school children in Senegal's capital, Dakar.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Wanderers Left in Turmoil Over CAF Participation

[Nyasa Times] Be Forward Wanderers preparations for thier participation in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League has suffered a huge setback as the club has suspended their training after their Japanese sponsors expressed concern…

[Nyasa Times] Be Forward Wanderers preparations for thier participation in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League has suffered a huge setback as the club has suspended their training after their Japanese sponsors expressed concern over players' frequent training boycotts.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Auditor Kalanda Testifies Against Illovo Malawi

[Nyasa Times] Independent accountant and auditor, Alexander Kalanda has testified against Illovo Sugar Malawi (ISM) in a case the country’s sole sugar producer is accused of fraudulent financial transactions.

[Nyasa Times] Independent accountant and auditor, Alexander Kalanda has testified against Illovo Sugar Malawi (ISM) in a case the country's sole sugar producer is accused of fraudulent financial transactions.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Steinhoff to Keep Parliament Abreast of Developments

[SAnews.gov.za] Retail holding company Steinhoff has assured Parliament that it will fully cooperate with regulators regarding progress into investigations of accounting irregularities.

[SAnews.gov.za] Retail holding company Steinhoff has assured Parliament that it will fully cooperate with regulators regarding progress into investigations of accounting irregularities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa