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October 31, 2017 5:02 AM ATI Hits Hard As Davido Flops

The rapper’s grand entrance had everyone on standstill as the Department of Fire Services lowered him on stage to deliver the best performance of the night. The artist, who also won six BOMU awards on the same night, was more inspired than ever as he swung in the air in slow motion. The crane that scales 86 to 262 feet in height made his grand entrance 18

October 18, 2017 10:47 AM Moscow: Singer Phy to represent Kenya at the world youth festival in Russia

Echoing Phy’s words, dreams do come true. In a heartwarming message she revealed how she dreamt of performing internationally but soon realized she could have asked for too much. Turns out God did hear and just because He took time to answer, it wasn’t a no but a resounding yes. To represent Kenya, accompanied with her band Phy will perform in one of the biggest 21

September 30, 2017 7:45 PM Hugh Hefner left a problematic legacy, but his Playboy Jazz Festival endures

A figure who was as influential as he was polarizing, Hugh Hefner built an empire that was ultimately based on ideas. Sure, the dominant ones could easily be called lascivious — as well as exploitative, and inarguably retrograde — but his Playboy brand was also built on providing a platform for ideas on liberation, literature, politics and, of course 17

September 29, 2017 3:25 AM Nokia 3310 throwback phone is officially coming to Australia

A new version of the classic Nokia 3310 mobile phone will launch in Australia in October. A new version of the classic Nokia 3310 mobile phone will launch in Australia in October, complete with a customisable retro interface, an MP3 player and of course a version of the classic mobile game Snake. The homage to the legendary early-2000s brick phone was originally 19

September 25, 2017 2:05 PM Botswana: Government Tightens Security Measures

Gaborone — Entertainment or festival events already scheduled to use the National Stadium this year will go on. Addressing music promoters at Botswana National Youth Council recently, Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Thapelo Olopeng said following a savingram from government that banned entertainment or festival events at the National 17

September 13, 2017 4:00 AM Unilateral ban of stadia events imprudent

This follows the tragic event of September 2, where a young woman lost her life whilst she and other revellers were trying to gain entry into the National Stadium. The unfortunate incident was a result of a stampede at one of the gates. It is apparent that the festival was not properly planned putting public security at risk nor were the organisers prepared 32

September 11, 2017 9:22 AM Olopeng to OP: The show must go on

On Wednesday night a circular savingram no 3 of 2017 Ref: OPS 4/26/5 II (101) dated 5th September 2017 titled: Holding Of Music Festivals At Stadia And Associated Public Places, authored by the Permanent Secretary to the President made rounds and went viral on social media. The Savingram basically bans all Music Festivals at the stadia and other public 53

September 10, 2017 4:00 AM TD Jakes is finally here

This is a man whose sermons, books, music, plays, movies, conferences and festivals have ignited the hearts of many and inspired more. Pastor BF Ramogapi of Royal Assembly Ministries will support TD Jakes in the three-hour event that will start at 10am until 1pm. Full name Thomas Dexter ’TD’ Jakes Sr. is an American pastor, author and filmmaker. He is currently 23

August 31, 2017 11:18 AM From TV To Festivals: Nigerian Fashion Taking Over The World

In the last decade, there has been an explosive amount of interest in the African fashion scene, which in some ways is a plus for the industry, given that attention from global powerhouses brings about an unprecedented amount of exposure for those being noticed. This is great, as it creates a new niche, allows room for creative expression for the people 34

August 21, 2017 1:51 AM Millions Pour Into US Towns In Path Of Total Eclipse

Charleston, United States: On Monday, when a total solar eclipse sweeps across the United States for the first time in 99 years, people gathering in Charleston, South Carolina, will be the last on the continent to experience it. Historic Charleston, with its cobblestone streets and elegant antebellum mansions, was clearly a-bustle on Sunday, in full pre-eclipse 38