Showing posts with label News. Show all posts
Showing posts with label News. Show all posts

Saturday, June 10, 2017

NEWS: "I Did a Bad Thing" Bill Maher Offers On-Air Apology

According to news sources, the host kicked off Friday's show by addressing his widely-criticized comment, which HBO called "completely inexcusable and tasteless."

NEWS: Debby Ryan CW Pilot 'Insatiable' Lands Series Order At Netflix

 The news comes after the younger-skewing broadcast network had a strong pilot season and had no shelf space remaining for the project.

One network's pass is a streaming service's pickup.

NEWS: Ruth Davidson Planning Scottish Tory Breakaway

 Moving on to other news, Ruth Davidson is to defy Theresa May’s plans for a hard Brexit and tear her Scottish party away from English control after the UK Tories’ disastrous General Election result.

According to news sources, a growing clamour among senior Tories in London for Ms Davidson to be given a top position in the UK party, her aides are working on a deal that would see the Scottish party break away to form a separate organisation.

NEWS: Theresa May Battling To Remain In Downing Street

 In other news, Senior Conservatives are tonight taking soundings over whether to replace Theresa May as Prime Minister following her dismal general election performance.

According to news sources, the Conservatives are  fighting to run a minority government, senior MPs are concerned that Mrs May now lacks the authority to negotiate a successful Brexit.

Friday, June 9, 2017

NEWS: D’banj Announces New Album 'King Don Come'

In entertainment news, just a few hours ago D’banj teased his new single with Harrysong and Wande Coal entitled “It’s A Lie”.

NEWS: Yemi Alade Reveals Cover Artwork & Tracklist For 'Mama Afrique' EP

In entertainment news, Effyzzie Music Group is set to release Yemi Alade‘s extended play titled “Mama Afrique”, an extension of her acclaimed sophomore L.P.
According to news sources, the E.P will be her third body of work following two successful studio albums; “King of Queens” and “Mama Africa: The Diary of an African Woman”

NEWS: Angella Katatumba To Set Up Facility For Children With Special Needs

 In other news, Ugandan Singer and philanthropist Angella Katatumba is set to headline another charitable cause.

According to entertainment news sources, the “Multiply by 2” crooner, who has previously been involved in several charity projects at Mulago hospital, has now extended her bigheartedness to Angel’s Center, a health facility that provides special services to children with

NEWS: Singer The Weeknd Donates Over UGX 300 Million To Ugandan Health Center

 In entertainment news, The Weeknd is helping a medical facility in East Africa fund a new clinic. 

The “Starboy” singer donated $100,000 (about Ugx 350 million) to the Suubi Health Center, a maternity and children’s medical facility located in Budondo, Uganda.

NEWS: Conservatives Lose Majority In UK 2017 Election

 In other news, Britain's Conservatives have lost their majority in a snap general election that has resulted in a hung parliament.

According to news sources with just a handful of seats left to be declared, Thursday's poll shows gains for the opposition Labour Party.

NEWS: Japan Okays Landmark Bill For Emperor Akihito To Dictate Abdication

 In international news, Japan's parliament has passed a one-off bill to allow Emperor Akihito to abdicate, the first emperor to do so in 200 years.

According to news sources, the 83-year-old said last year that his age and health were making it hard for him to fulfill his official duties.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

NEWS: Yemi Sax Announces New Album 'Sax Therapy'

 Famous Nigerian saxophonist, Yemi Sax very much know as the Africa’s Sax Oracle and the Nigeria’s Sax King has revealed plans to release a new compilation album titled 'Sax Therapy' on the 5th of May, 2017. 

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

NEWS: Sarkodie Sets Date To Wed

 The Ghanaian rap star has finally decided to take the plunge with his long-term babe and baby mama.

NEWS: Katy Perry Enlists Migos For New Single 'Bon Appetit'

 Bon Appétit! Katy Perry is serving up a new single with a side of Migos. 

 The pop songstress has enlisted the “Bad and Boujee” trio for her new single “Bon Appétit,” which premieres Friday, April 28. 

The cover art features Perry’s head on a plate of fruit

NEWS: Who Is Kelechi Andrew Ehanmo?

 Entertainment specialist and C.E.O DRI:MZ Entertainment, Kelechi Andrew Ehanmo has promoted, branded and coordinated series of events from 'Kicks N Snares', just to mention a few. 

Friday, April 21, 2017

NEWS: AfriOne Launches First Made In Nigerian Smartphones

 AfriFone Limited  commissioned an assembly plant and launch its  AfriOne mobile phones and other consumer devices,  a feat the company describes as “a  technological breakthrough and precedent for the enterprise and Nigeria’s 170 million strong populous.

This marks the availability of the first in-country produced smartphones for sale in the Nigerian marketplace.

Headquartered in Lagos, AfriOne serves as a pioneer in the

NEWS: AfriOne Unveils Manufacturing Plant For Made In Nigeria Phones

 AfriOne Ltd., a technology-driven enterprise, on Friday inaugurated its manufacturing and assembly plant for Made in Nigeria phones and other technological devices.

The Chief Executive Officer of AfriOne, Mr Sahir Berry at a news briefing in Lagos said that the plant was a technological breakthrough and precedent for the company and for Nigeria.

Berry said that with the inauguration of the plant served as a

NEWS: Samsung’s Galaxy S8 Hits Stores

 World’s biggest smartphone maker Samsung Electronics added more than $1 billion to its market capitalisation Friday as investors cheered positive reaction to its new Galaxy S8 and the device went on sale over the counter.

The device, unveiled in New York last month and a challenge to Apple’s iPhone, is the firm’s first major launch since last year’s humiliating withdrawal of the G

NEWS: On AI & AR, Facebook Guns For The Kill

 Facebook concluded its 10th annual F8 developers’ conference last Wednesday. The 2-day event took place in San Jose, California with a record number of over four thousand attendees. Here are a few things to keep an eye on.

The multiplier effect
Although a “developer conference”, there was huge media presence as well as a lot of non-developers in attendance. 

A good majority of guests were there to get a glance into the

NEWS: Digital Encode Expands Business Operation To U.S.

 Digital Encode, a leading Information Security Management and Compliance Advisory company as part of a global reach has expanded its business operations to the United States of America as well appoints Olaniwun Ajayi LP as company Legal Adviser.

Unveiling the office in New York, Oluseyi Akindeinde, chief technical officer, Digital Encode, said the expansion gives them the much-needed presence in the global marketplace as well as access to foreign capital and affords Digital Encode the proximity to her

NEWS: Prince Sold More Albums Than Any Other Artist In 2016

 In the year after Prince's death on April 21, 2016, the Purple One's catalog of albums and songs have sold a combined 7.7 million copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen Music, through the week ending April 13. 

Of that sum, 2.3 million were in traditional album sales, and 5.4 million were from digital song downloads.

The bulk of his album and songs sales occurred in the month