September 19

September 18

  • Egypt: Cairo Recovers Stolen Pyramid Pieces

    Egypt Online

    Egypt recovered fragments from the pyramid of Cheops that have been stolen by some Germans. Read more »

  • Africa: Big Brother to Release Names of Housemates [press release]

    Big Brother Africa

    Fans of Africa’s biggest reality show, Big Brother Africa, will no longer have to wait in anticipation until the launch on the 5th of October to meet the Big Brother... Read more »

  • Zambia: Peter Tosh Remembered in Style

    Times of Zambia

    LAST Saturday to Sunday morning, late reggae legend Peter Tosh's disciples converged at the Munda Wanga Botanic Gardens in Lusaka to commemorate his 27th anniversary. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Latest - Butterphly for Big Brother Africa

    The Herald

    Radio and television presenter Butterphly, real name Tariro Mharapara, will represent Zimbabwe in Big Brother Africa - Hotshots that is scheduled to start next month in South... Read more »

  • Kenya: In Search of an Authentic Identity

    The Star

    IT has become increasingly common in Kenyan theatre to have someone assume the persona of a Nigerian. In Temptations, there was one with the catchphrase, "Oga, Mr. Man?" In... Read more »

  • Cote d'Ivoire: Artist's 'Noisy' Paintings Informed By Political Upheavals

    The Star

    Aboudia is a young artist from the Republic of the Ivory Coast, whose work has been prominently displayed at the famous Saatchi Gallery in London. Combining various Western art... Read more »

  • Rwanda: Is Rwanda Back Into Big Brother Africa?

    New Times

    Rwanda's aspiring Big Brother Africa housemates finally have something to smile about, as reports emerge that they might finally take part in Africa's most watched television... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Dancehall Thugs Haunt Freeman

    The Herald

    Is he a bad musician or unlucky performer? Zimdancehall chanter Freeman - real name Emegy Sylvester Chizanga - has become a prime target of hooliganism at big dancehall shows. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: When a Book Cover Means So Much

    The Herald

    BOOKS are a part of my life and when I have that time to serendipitously go through the rows of bookshelves in libraries or bookstores, the feeling is more than when I shop around... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Ekiti Music Star, Elemure Dies At 71, Fayemi, Others Mourn

    Daily Independent

    Foremost Ekiti music maestro, High Chief Peter Ogunyemi (alias Elemure) is dead. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Our Native Languages Matter Too [Blog]

    RNW Africa

    What's in a name? What's in a language? When I was growing up, I was very proud of my name. Shaun is a good-sounding name I think; very international, and it fits into the... Read more »

  • South Africa: Thusong Booklet to Tell Success Stories

    As part of the Thusong Service Centre week, Communications Deputy Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams will today launch the Thusong Success Stories Booklet at Leretlhabetse Thusong... Read more »

  • Namibia: New Gallery for Khomasdal


    A new and unique art gallery, danger.Art is to open at the Khomas Grove Mall in Khomasdal, Windhoek. Read more »

  • South Africa: Brickz Case Postponed


    Kwaito musician Sipho Charles Ndlovu, also known as Brickz, will have to wait until October 20 to hear whether the national director of public prosecutions (NDPP) will proceed with... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Tocky Vibes Spurs Dancehall Wave

    The Herald

    The dancehall wave continues to sweep through the local music industry with force. Although there are mixed feelings among music fans over this genre, the force is so powerful that... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: A Clash of Comedy Legends

    The Herald

    Comedy enthusiasts are in for a treat tonight as Simuka Comedy presents the "Legends of Comedy" show at the Book Cafe. The show's line up is made up of star comedians that include... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: It's Revelation Time! - BBA to Announce Housemates From Today

    The Herald

    As the countdown for Africa's most watched reality show begins, Big Brother Africa organisers will today start revealing housemates for this year's edition. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Mokoomba Descend On Radost Platinum

    The Herald

    Award-winning Afro- fusion band Mokoomba will rekindle their performances in Harare tonight with a show at Radost Platinum at Long Chen Plazza in Belvedere. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Goodchild Eyes Regional Market

    The Herald

    Urban grooves musician Alexio "Goodchild" Gwenzi has roped in Zambian musician DJ Neo in his effort to tap into regional market. The duo have collaborated on a love song titled... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Entertainers Run for Breast Cancer

    Daily Independent

    Last Saturday a breast cancer awareness campaign an initiative of Genevieve Pink Ball Foundation kicked off with entertainers like Genevieve Nnaji, Funke Akindele, Osas Ighodaro,... Read more »

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