Category Archives: Entertainment

ETHIOPIAN GOVT COMMITTED TO SUPPORTING ESTABLISHMENT OF PAN-AFRICAN VARSITY, SAYS PM

ADDIS ABABA, The Ethiopian government is committed to realising the establishment of the Adwa Pan African University, says Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalgen.Speaking at the opening of a conference on the proposed university here Monday, he added tha...

DIGITAL CONSUMPTION SEES SIGNIFICANT GROWTH IN MIDDLE EAST, NORTH AFRICA

DUBAI, United Arab Emirate, Digital consumption in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, is growing rapidly, according to a report by the global consulting company, Ernest and Young.The growth was driven by "a large population and fast-improv...

With N14b on offer, Western Lotto raises stakes with Powerball Max

LAGOS, Nigeria, Jan. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gaming and entertainment firm Western Lotto Nigeria Limited has raised the stakes in the gaming business in Nigeria with the introduction of Powerball Max, one of the latest games in the franchise.

Appeal hearing for Niger journalist postponed

An appeals court in Niger#39;s capital, Niamey, yesterday postponed a hearing for Baba Alpha until March 12, the broadcast journalist#39;s lawyer, Amadou Boubacar Mossi, told CPJ. Alpha, a reporter for the privately owned radio and television news agen...

Security Council Discusses Deadly Protests across Iran amid Accusations of Abusing Entity’s Platform to Meddle in States’ Internal Affairs

Recent protests sweeping Iran had resulted in more than 20 deaths, a top United Nations political official told the Security Council today, as the body met for an emergency session on the matter despite objections from some representatives who argued

DNA TESTS TO ESTABLISH IDENTITIES OF SOUTH AFRICAN TRAIN CRASH VICTIMS

JOHANNESBURG, DNA tests will have to be done to confirm the identities of the bodies of passengers who were burnt to death when a train ploughed into a truck at a level crossing between Kroonstad and Hennenman in South African's