Dorobucci- Mavin

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And just like that my fav song of the year and( lets say 90% at HQ) Dorobucci by the Mavin Crew dropped their video a few days ago. In what I would like to recall as slightly embarrassing excitement, I was running on ...

Lupita Nyong’o favourite hobby? — Braiding Hair and she shows us how this is done

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And like she is not cool enough ? --- The Oscar-winning actress demonstrates her favorite pastime with her six best friends....

DJ Cuppy as Ambassador of Nigeria at FT Luxury Summit In Mexico

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  Her name is Ifeoluwa Florence Otedola and goes by the name Dj Cuppy, most recently this bubbly DJ was officially appointed as a Tourism Ambassador for the Federal Republic's 'Fascinating Nigeria' campai...

DJ Cuppy as Ambassador of Nigeria at FT Luxury Summit In Mexico

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  Her name is Ifeoluwa Florence Otedola and goes by the name Dj Cuppy, most recently this bubbly DJ was officially appointed as a Tourism Ambassador for the Federal Republic's 'Fascinating Nigeria' campai...

An African City – Episode 3 “AN AFRICAN DUMP”

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In 'An African Dump', the five girls discuss the pet peeves of dating...and the one thing that makes them overlook it all....

An African City “SEXUAL REAL ESTATE” – Episode 2

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In 'Sexual Real Estate', Nana Yaa has returned to Accra and is searching for an apartment. In doing so, both her and her friends learn more about their needs and wants and who they truly are... New Episodes live every...

An African City “The Return” – Episode 1

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Five beautiful, successful African females return to their home continent and confide in one another about love and life in 'An African City'! An African City is a web series promoting everything the "New Africa"-...

NKIRU- The Legend of the Mami Water Short Film

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Directed by Bolaji Kekere-Ekun and produced by Nkechi Bakare of 37thSTATE, the short film delves further into the mystery of the legend of the Mami Water. Shot in a style reminiscent of the Hollywood urban legend ...

‘I Love Kuduro’ Documentary

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Kuduro (literally ‘hard ass’) is an urban cultural movement that was born in Angola in the last decade of the Civil War. KUDURO Kuduro (or kuduru) is a type of music and dance originally developed in Angola in the ...

Patrice Lumumba Story – The most important assassination of the 20th century

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Lumumba was born to a farmer, François Tolenga Otetshima, and his wife, Julienne Wamato Lomendja, in Onalua in the Katakokombe region of the Kasai province of the Belgian Congo. He had three brothers (Charles Lokolon...

Africa – New Destination for Luxury Shopping

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Africa - New Destination for Luxury Shopping Featured video Polo Avenue is a multi brand specialty retail store that provides products in the categories of leather goods, fashion accessories, shoes, and fragrances....

Another brilliant Advert from Cornonation SA- Trust is Earned

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I simply love Coronation Fund Managers television Adverts - they have mastered the act of impactful story telling and always  manage to capture the hearts of their viewers  - I have watched all  "Trust is Earned" series ...

Recreating Hollywood Movies in Senegal- Omar Victor Diop

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The Art What if classic Hollywood movies were conceived and shot in Africa ? They are instantly recognizable - iconic photographs that immediately prompt the viewer to remember classic Hollywood films. Ameri...

Meet Lee-Roy Jason: Nothing Else Comes Close

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Nothing Else Comes Close: A group photography exhibition presented by Between 10and5 and Nokia shot exclusively on the Nokia Lumia 1020....

They look like photos! But they are not- Kelvin Okafor wows with his amazing hand drawn pictures

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Middlesex Fine Art graduate causing a stir in the art world. Artist Nigerian Kelvin Okafor whose accurate drawings are often mistaken for photographs is making waves in the art world after scoping a number of national aw...

Okwui Enwezor – One of the Most Powerful Authorities on Contemporary Art Worldwide

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Okwui Enwezor suddenly appeared in my life in 1994 at a Polish café in East Village, New York. I had never heard of him before. I was a reporter for Flash Art magazine in New York, and he was the chief editor of NKA Jo...

Recreating Hollywood Movies in Senegal- Omar Victor Diop

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The Art What if classic Hollywood movies were conceived and shot in Africa ? They are instantly recognizable - iconic photographs that immediately prompt the viewer to remember classic Hollywood films. Ameri...

Patrice Lumumba Story – The most important assassination of the 20th century

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Lumumba was born to a farmer, François Tolenga Otetshima, and his wife, Julienne Wamato Lomendja, in Onalua in the Katakokombe region of the Kasai province of the Belgian Congo. He had three brothers (Charles Lokolon...

Erykah Badu Discovers Her African Ancestry

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Her adopted surname ‘Badu’ has a West African pedigree, being a suffix reserved for a 10th-born child among the Akan people of Ghana. And although she had been curious – even going so far as to consult with a few shamans...

Albinism – Growing Up Different – The Inspire Series by Glory Edozien

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Catch the second half of Growing Up Different in Nigeria by Glory Edozien----...

Albinism: Born Different -The Inspire Series by Glory Edozien (Must Watch)

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Watch the first webisode of the Inspire Series by Glory Edozien: Growing up Different in Nigeria.  Born Different - How do you grow up, knowing immediately that you are different from everyone else? What are the chall...

Lupita Nyong’o Meets Her Beauty Icon, Alek Wek

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They are both naturally beautiful and to some extent represent a different type of  beauty- different from the women who  grace music videos or cover of fashion magazines - no weaves in sight, skin as dark as cocoa- simp...

Ethiopia Skate | Skateboard Journey

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When you think of coffee definitely Ethiopia comes to mind , but SKATEBOARD – maybe not. Skateboarding is very popular in Ethiopia with Ethiopia Skate an organisation aimed at promoting skateboarding across the natio...

Must Watch – Kevin Richardson “The Lion Whisperer”

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The GoPro production crew journeys to Africa to explore the danger and beauty of Kevin Richardson's passions for lions and their future. South African animal lover and animal behaviourist (ethologist) Kevin Richardson...

‘LADY IN THE WATER’-THE LEGEND OF MAMI WATA: REVEALED

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37thSTATE presents a documentary diving into the myth of Mami Wata in Nigeria, Africa, and beyond. Is she a benevolent force for good fortune, health, and endless riches—or is she a jealous force for evil, unleashing ...

CNN- Inside Africa meets Botswana’s Metal Heads

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Meeting up with Botswanas "metal heads" Errol Barnett meets the metal heads of Southern African nation and see why they call Botswana home Who would have thought if you are looking for serious heavy metal music with co...

Kelvin Joel from selling drugs to becoming a Role Model

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We are really enjoying this series by First National Bank SA (FNB You Can Help) focused on sharing stories highlighting people who are impactful in the lives of others in their communities. They have featured a good numb...

Claim Your Cry -Which African Country has the Best Cry -LOL

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Sein shows us how Kenyan, Tanzanian and Nigerian women cry - trust the Nigerian woman to win this round -KO hahahahahahah Video Credit @callhersein - Keek Video...

Buy one Get one Free!!!

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Hahaha our favourite comedian from Uganda is back ----this one is a Buy one Get one free kinda bonaza, but you know with Madam Kas it is always a different story hahahahaha About Anne Kansiime is a talented comedia...

The Reason Africans Don’t Answer Phone Calls!

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This is the reason why my phone is always on silent or vibrate says Clifford - because we all know African people love music and to dance LOL Song: Meiway - 200% Zoblazo If you wish to licence this footage please con...

Flash Mob Madiba Tribute – Woolies and Soweto Gospel Choir:

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A flash mob tribute happened at Woolworth’s for Nelson Mandela, by the world renown Soweto Gospel Choir. They broke out in praise even though they originally had planned, and rehearsed, up till the last minute, James Br...

Sometimes the Poorest are the Richest : Basement Jaxx – What A Difference Your Love Makes

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We love how this video captures the Alexandra locations of South Africa , it is a story and told brilliantly - so much we can do with love and as with Africans you know dance is how we live - it is in our blood and this ...

Jeff Darko- Taking it one step at a time – Ghana

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Born and raised in  Ghana later emigrating to Paris, singer/songwriter Jeff Darko  now calls the UK home and describes his music as an experimental melding of soul, R&B and calypso. Darko fav artists and  biggest m...

Victoria Kimani- Mtoto

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Victoria Kimani, born in LA, originally from Kenya, started writing, recording and performing at 16, Lived in Nigeria her high school years, and Moved back to Nairobi, Kenya at 17 Victoria Kimani drops the official vi...

Mafikizolo feat May D – Happiness

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It’s common knowledge we are HUGE fans of Mafikizolo and Khona was /is our national anthem at least for the most part of 2013 :-). Mafikizolo is back with a brand new tracked titled Happiness and this time they feature...

Mickey Lightfoot – L.O.S.T ft. Darq E Freaker

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Ghana ML aka Mickey Lightfoot sees Ghanaian Osei Amponsa, combine highlife /Afrobeat music from Ghana with UK grime/garage. His latest single “L.O.S.T.,” To Kill A Flocking Bird, features ML and producer Darq E Freake...

SIMPHIWE DANA – MAYINE

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MAYINE tells the tale of being cursed  and shackled by a lack of self-awareness....

MoNeOa – ISBHANXA

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Isbanxa-Beautiful song by MONEOA is a dancer by profession; but has followed her heart to singing, after her family and friends made her realize that her voice glides across chords as swiftly as her feet through a detail...

Congo:FREDY MASSAMBA Nkembo

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Socially conscious Congolese crooner Fredy Massamba has unveiled the dapperly styled video to “Nkembo.” The Makasi standout, a nod to early 2000's crossovers, offers a dose of infectiously appealing R&B in its update...

Somalian Model Ubah Hassan_

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Ubah Hassan, the Somalian model who counts no less than Ralph Lauren, Steven Meisel and Bruce Weber among her fans, considers herself one of the luckiest models in the world. Between trips to Marrakesh and Paris, we caug...

Herero Women of Namibia (German Narration)

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The Herero Women of Namibia My aunt is German and I would tag her on this post – so maybe she could shed light or do a summary of narration- Narration from my Aunt It is a competition of non professional models, says ...

Africa’s hottest export not Oil , not Gold-Yes David Agbodji

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"The only model representing the recent Calvin Klein menswear advertising campaign" Dear Lord! –   It took us everything to write this post –someone jokingly asked me why we feature more men than women – an...

MARIA BORGES- From Sweden to New York Angolan Model Maria is Taking Over the World

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The street-wear brand H&M’s new collection features none other than the gorgeous Angolan model Maria Borges. The fresh black beauty shows off trendy and casual street clothes for the fashion Sweden retailer’s Spring/...

Kenzo new collection features Eritrean model Grace Mahary

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Eritrean model Grace Mahary was recently featured in Dawn In Luxor, the latest fashion film from French luxury house Kenzo‘s S/S 14 collection. Kenzo has tapped Kahlil Joseph – the director behind Flying Lotus collabo...

Zimbabwe- The Beautiful Zimbabwean Face-Nyasha

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Meet Nyasha Matonhodze -ZIMBABWEAN model, statuesque grace personified , 5ft 11 tall and sweet-as-pie personality that's made her the new favourite of fashion royalty. This inspiring young model has debuted a spring seas...

Rihanna: Johannesburg 2013- Diamonds Performance

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As part of Rihanna Diamonds World Tour, the superstar performed to a sold out stadium of more than 67,ooo fans in Johannesburg on the 13th of October 2013.  Rihanna actually made history as the Youngest Performer to SEL...

Schucks Tshabalalas Make-Up Prank- Hilarious

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Ugandan Kansiime Anne valentine’s exchange goes wrong! LOL

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“Sbhonyonyo” the ugly mermaid -Another Hilarious Cartoon from Mdu Comics

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Hahahahaha Mdu is at it again- This time it is about an ugly mermaid called Sbhonyonyo who boards a boat – she cannot understand why the sailor will not look at her/avoiding eye contact , sbhonyonyo doesn’t take this wel...

Hiliarious Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball AFRICAN REMIX!!!

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Miley Cyrus - Wrecking Ball  Najia boys spoof/parody - you kinda know when 2 young Nigerian men embark on such a mission, you are in for a jolly ride - LOL Video Credit Najia Boyz...

Schuks Pranks Tourist-LOL

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Hhahahahaha Schuks totally makes us laugh, Imagine you are a tourist and this happens to you and a loved one -hahahahah Enjoy  ...

Sade – Your Love Is King

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  "Your Love Is King" is a song by English band Sade from their debut album, Diamond Life (1984). It was released in 1984 as the album's lead single and in 1985 as the album's third and final US single. The song ...

Sade – The Sweetest Taboo

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Music video by Sade performing The Sweetest Taboo. + 1985 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT (UK) Limited "The Sweetest Taboo" is the lead single from Sade's second studio album, Promise (1985). While the song peaked at num...

Sade – No Ordinary Love

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No Ordinary Love" is the lead single from the English artist Sade's fourth studio album, Love Deluxe (1992). Released in 1992 on Epic Records, it peaked at number 26 in the UK when originally released in October 1992...

Sade – King Of Sorrow

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King of Sorrow" is the second single from the English group Sade's fifth studio album, Lovers Rock (2000).The music video, directed by Sophie Muller, was filmed at and around the Normandie Hotel in San Juan, Puerto R...

Sade – Smooth Operator

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"Smooth Operator" is a song by the English group Sade, released as the fourth and final single from their debut album Diamond Life (1984). It was released (in both the US and the UK) as a 7-inch single with "Spirit" ...

Sade – Your Love Is King

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  "Your Love Is King" is a song by English band Sade from their debut album, Diamond Life (1984). It was released in 1984 as the album's lead single and in 1985 as the album's third and final US single. The song ...

Sade Adu- Extreme Close-Up (Sade Week)

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Starting a new series on WAKOYO.TV - A week talking and sharing about our favourite artist in Africa. From film , music, art we would follow the lives of featured artist share photographs, all time fav hits and all t...

Nnando’s Lover? Discover how the Peri Peri sauce came to be : Funny

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This is the complete three minute epic story of the dubious history of delicious peri-peri...

Controversial KFC South African Advert – Tastes Like Home

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There has been mixed reactions on KFC South Africa new advert "Tastes Like Home".  The ad shows a young South African girl trying to acquaint herself with her new life in Thailand, but coming up short. The clip starts...

Drogba, Messi, Henry,Kaka and Akon vs The African Kids – LOL

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We absolutely love this advert !Must See...

Absolutely Inspiring Advert from Cell C – Believe

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Brilliant Brilliant Advert from Cell C South Africa mobile services provider . Shows how everyday Africans dream  and not just dream but dream big -as we watch dreams unfold and realize the power within-we absolutely lov...

Brilliant Advert from Nokia Lumia 1020- School Play Issues

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As a parent you, if you have ever had to go for your kid's school play or a concert , you know trying to get the best sit in the house is number 1, Making sure a big head is not sat infront of you is 2, and your camera p...

New: 8ta – “Domestic Worker”

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Fall in love with your Couch Ad

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We see DSTV is on a roll with really funny Ad's that capture the essence of a typical viewer- oI know for sure in our homes we hug our remote controls – hahahahahahha Fall in love with your couch this July....stay tuned ...

Mommy Breast Pump – TV Ad (TAKEALOT.COM)

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This  Ad from TakeAlot is hilarious -If you are a new mom - this Ad will definitely resonate TAKEALOT describe the ad - As a new mom, you've got better things to do than trawling the aisles at the supermarket. With th...

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Dorobucci- Mavin

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And just like that my fav song of the year and( lets say 90% at HQ) Dorobucci by the Mavin Crew dropped their video a few days ago. In what I would like to recall as slightly embarrassing excitement, I was running on ...

K.O (Feat. Kid X) – Caracara

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This is probably the hottest song of the year this side of the pond( SA)...

Burna Boy – Don Gorgon

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Once in a while comes around an artist like Burna Boy. Hard hitting the charts and delivering “Tune after Tune”, you kinda get this feeling he is not quite there yet, perhaps not given the recognition he deserves- you w...

Jeff Darko- Taking it one step at a time – Ghana

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Born and raised in  Ghana later emigrating to Paris, singer/songwriter Jeff Darko  now calls the UK home and describes his music as an experimental melding of soul, R&B and calypso. Darko fav artists and  biggest m...

Lupita Nyong’o favourite hobby? — Braiding Hair and she shows us how this is done

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And like she is not cool enough ? --- The Oscar-winning actress demonstrates her favorite pastime with her six best friends....

Matthew Mole – Take Yours, I’ll Take Mine

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'Take Yours, I'll Take Mine' is taken from Matthew Mole's No.1 selling iTunes album 'The Home We Built'...

Michelle Williams – Say Yes ft. Beyoncé, Kelly Rowland

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A remake of the Nigerian gospel hymn “When Jesus Says Yes,” the song is the lead single off of Michelle Williams' fourth solo album, Journey . Last month, Destiny Child's Michelle Williams linked up with her former band ...

Africa – New Destination for Luxury Shopping

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Africa - New Destination for Luxury Shopping Featured video Polo Avenue is a multi brand specialty retail store that provides products in the categories of leather goods, fashion accessories, shoes, and fragrances....

BOYS KASA: Trotro Palava

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MARIA BORGES- From Sweden to New York Angolan Model Maria is Taking Over the World

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The street-wear brand H&M’s new collection features none other than the gorgeous Angolan model Maria Borges. The fresh black beauty shows off trendy and casual street clothes for the fashion Sweden retailer’s Spring/...

Phyno- Alobam

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Phyno also known as the “Man of The Year” is heading for the top spot with the visuals for this hard-hitting anthem “Alobam”— which is Igbo slang for “my guy” — Phyno reminds fans that he’s one to watch, while also payin...

Iyanya, Praiz and Chidinma Feature in Short Film

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So we think this is a really cool clip for MTN Project Fame 7.0 featuring past winners Iyanya, Praiz and Chidinma . They are given a task of creating STARS that will join the League of Extraordinary SUPERSTARS (A call to...

Staff Benda Bilili -From sleeping rough on the streets of Kinshasa to global fame

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Benda Bilili From the lawless streets of Kinshasa, Congo comes one of the most incredible stories ever committed to film. Five years in the making, Benda Bilili follows a group of street musicians as they struggle to rec...

Staff Benda Bilili perform Moziki

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Staff Benda Bilili perform Moziki, a song from their debut album Tres Tres Fort, at the Hackney Empire. ...

Patrice Lumumba Story – The most important assassination of the 20th century

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Lumumba was born to a farmer, François Tolenga Otetshima, and his wife, Julienne Wamato Lomendja, in Onalua in the Katakokombe region of the Kasai province of the Belgian Congo. He had three brothers (Charles Lokolon...

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