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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 6

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 20

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 4

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 14

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 16

August 20, 2017 6:05 PM Photos: The Eclipse Is Coming. Are You Ready?

As Sunday afternoon rolled round, Americans who might normally dread the arrival of another Monday instead busied themselves preparing for the first total coast-to-coast solar eclipse in nearly a century. the locations where the sun will appear to be completely blotted out by the moon, with only a thin corona of light visible. Dozens of festivals and gatherings 11

August 9, 2017 11:02 AM There's Still Time to Prepare Yourself for the Apoceclipse

For years, the total solar eclipse of August 21—the first to be visible in the mainland United States since 1979—has been in stealth mode. With the exception of the enthusiasts who’ve been snatching up all the hotel rooms along the eclipse’s 70-mile-wide, 2,800-mile-long path from Oregon to South Carolina, nobody really knew it was coming. But in the past few months 3

August 8, 2017 9:00 AM Today in Entertainment: Amazon acquires Aaron Sorkin's Lucille Ball biopic; Amy Schumer to make her Broadway debut

Watch Jennifer Lawrence unravel in the deliciously creepy first trailer for Darren Aronofsky's 'Mother' "Mother" -- stylized as "mother!" for reasons that should reveal themselves when the film premieres at the Venice and Toronto film festivals next month -- stars Lawrence and Javier Bardem as a seemingly happy couple, seemingly happily ensconced in their 9

August 8, 2017 1:32 AM Uniting ASEAN through literature

Jakarta (ANTARA News) - In the opening night of the 4th ASEAN Literary Festival, held in Jakarta on August 3-6, the Culture and Education Ministrys general director of culture Hilmar Farid delivered a public lecture about how culture should be used to unite people in Southeast Asia. The approach is considered important with regard to strengthening people-to-people 10

July 14, 2017 8:25 PM Egypt attacks: 2 German female tourists, 5 policemen killed

CAIRO: Two German female tourists were stabbed to death while four other foreigners were wounded in an attack Friday at a hotel in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Hurghada, an Egyptian security official said. The assault came just hours after a shooting near some of Egypt’s most famous pyramids outside of Cairo killed five policemen. The motive behind 5