Culture

Namibia: Rock the Boat to Promote Local Music

September 7, 2020 | Source: New Era

[New Era] The first episode of Rock the Boat, a new Namibian music TV series promoting local artists, will be aired on Ngandu TV via YouTube soon, featuring Rundu’s finest sextet, Mighty Ill Game (M.I.G).

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Namibia: Couple Ties Knot After 30 Years

September 7, 2020 | Source: Namibian

[Namibian] NO relationship is all sunshine, they say, and nobody knows this better than Gideon Hamukwaya (52) and Pehovelo Martin (50).

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Namibia: First Time Nominees Centerpiece and Ou Billem Pick Nama Awards

September 7, 2020 | Source: Namibia Economist

[Namibia Economist] The NAMAs over the weekend awarded Centerpiece from Rehoboth with the Best Single award while Ou Billem scooped the Best Traditional award in a rather tightly contested category which included the likes of Teqla and Erna Chimu.

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Angola: Angolan Musicians Perform for Deaf People

September 7, 2020 | Source: Angop

[ANGOP] Luanda — Angolan singers Robertinho, Tata Ngana and the Acapaná band participate last Sunday, in Luanda, in a solidarity show in favour of the National Association of the Deaf People of Angola.

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Malawi: Kell Kay Repays Standard Bank of Malawi With New Song, ‘It Can Be’

September 7, 2020 | Source: Nyasa Times

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s celebrated R ‘n’ B star, Kell Kay, on Saturday night unveiled a new song, ‘It can be’, as a gesture of appreciation to Standard Bank for sponsoring his final live show before his engagement with his sweetheart Tamanda the followi…

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Africa: Efforts to Fix Air Pollution Gasp for Funding, As Pandemic Pressure Builds

September 7, 2020 | Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] On first International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies, former UN chief calls more more resources and collaboration to tackle dirty air

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South Africa: Book Review – Femicide in South Africa

September 7, 2020 | Source: New Frame

[New Frame] Nechama Brodie’s book is a historically conscious study of gender-based violence and femicide that traces the lineage of the feminist vocabulary developed to speak about and combat the phenomenon.

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South Africa: Nateniel Will Dance No More

September 7, 2020 | Source: New Frame

[New Frame] Those who knew Nateniel Julies say he was a jolly child, always ready with a greeting and a smile. At the drop of a beat, he would dance. A police bullet pierced through him and ended all that he was.

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Nigeria: Nigerians Flay ‘Naira Rain’ At Buhari’s Daughter’s Wedding

September 7, 2020 | Source: Daily Trust

[Daily Trust] Some Nigerians on social media on Sunday reacted to a viral video showing guests at the wedding of President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, Hanan, spraying money at the event.

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Nigeria: Nigerians Take Side As Pst Ibiyeome Attack Daddy Freeze Over Oyedepo

September 7, 2020 | Source: Vanguard

[Vanguard] Founder and General Overseer of Salvation Ministries, David Ibiyeomie, on Sunday warned controversial Media personality, Daddy Freeze against abusing Bishop David Oyedepo who according to him is his father.

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