Tag: Tanzania

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Edwin OkoloSeptember 11, 2018

Tanzania is waging war on ‘slay queens’ by banning artificial nails and eyelashes in its parliament

Africa really is a country, especially when matters of female autonomy and the policing of women’s bodies is involved. Across ...

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RoqeebahAugust 12, 2017

Bill Gates has barely spent a day on Instagram and he’s already taking over

Photo-sharing platform, Instagram just got one more user. And not just any other meme-sharing or viral videos-peddling account. This time, ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 8, 2017

Tanzania’s Magufuli rejects calls to extend tenure beyond 2 terms

Tanzanian leader, John Magufuli, has reportedly rejected calls to extend his rule beyond the constitutional limit of two, five-year terms, Reuters reports. ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 4, 2017

Tanzania authorities orders arrest of lawmaker over “reckless remarks” on President

The Government of Tanzania have reportedly ordered the arrest and detention of an opposition lawmaker on Tuesday for insulting President ...

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Op-ed EditorMay 15, 2017

“Build a relationship with your bank.” | Lady Boss Mercy Nenelwa Kitomari answers #LLA’s 10 questions

For Mercy Kitomari, ice-cream is more than just a treat. It is a lifestyle. What’s more? She is certain of ...

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RoqeebahDecember 16, 2016

YNaija’s 12 days of Christmas : Wizkid’s International Status

In a lot of ways, 2016 has been a very stressful year. Hopefully, it hasn’t been as stressful for you ...

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Isime EseneNovember 21, 2016

‘I want people to say someday that it’s because of Beatrice that they didn’t give up’ | Leading Ladies Africa interviews Beatrice Ndung’u

Starting out her career as a PR and Marketing guru, Beatrice has gone on to launch as string of successful ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 3, 2016

Iheanacho strike gives Rohr first victory with Super Eagles

A sublime strike by Kelechi Iheanacho helped Gernot Rohr secure a victory in his first game as Super Eagles manager at the ...

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YWriterAugust 21, 2016

This photo of Wizkid should FRIGHTEN you… and then make you so proud

by Chi Ibe How do people even cram themselves so tightly into one space just to hear a 26 year ...

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Oreoluwa PetersAugust 21, 2016

‘That was emotional’! Wizkid performs to over 30,000 people at Tanzania concert (PHOTOS)

From Niger to Cameroon, Wizkid is no stranger to shutting down stages in African countries. The Starboy was at it again ...

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Oreoluwa PetersJuly 20, 2016

UBA and MasterCard announce ground-breaking Pan-African partnership

United Bank Africa (UBA) and MasterCard have announced a partnership which will see UBA act as the issuer for MasterCard ...

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Janeth JOctober 22, 2015

Goodluck Jonathan begins election observer role in Tanzania (PHOTOS)

Former President Goodluck Jonathan is serving as the Chairman of the Common Wealth Observer Group for Tanzania’s presidential election. Jonathan ...

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ifrekeSeptember 5, 2015

‘Ifreke Inyang: 5 things we learnt from Tanzania vs Nigeria

Super Eagles of Nigeria played out a scoreless draw with the Taifa Stars of Tanzania in Dar es Salaam on Saturday, ...

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Isime EseneNovember 25, 2014

Fresh out: Waje features Diamond Platinumz in new song, ‘Coco Baby’ [LISTEN]

by Akan Ido Waje makes an exciting foray into new waters with a fresh hot collaboration with Tanzanian superstar, Diamond. ...

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Kolapo OlapojuNovember 1, 2014

Coke Studio takes May D, Teckno, Selebobo, others to CRUTECH

by Jewel Stephen   Lovers of good music and dance are in for a time of their lives as the ...

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Isime EseneOctober 19, 2014

BREAKING: Lillian & Esther evicted from the BBA Hotshots show

by Isi Esene Nigeria’s Lillian and Uganda’s, Esther have been evicted form the Big Brother Africa Hotshot house. Lillian and Esther ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 17, 2014

#TheYNaijaInterview: Africa is the new China – Billionaire businessman, Ashish J.Thakkar

by Wilfred Okiche Listed by Forbes magazine as Africa’s youngest billionaire, Ashish Thakkar, 33, sits atop the Mara group, a ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 12, 2014

Coke Studio is back: Season 2 is on Africa Independent Television every Saturday

by Jewel Stephen Coca-Cola is set to launch the second season of it’s one of a kind music show “Coke ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 9, 2014

Davido nominated as ‘Best African act’ in MTV European music awards

by Kolapo Olapoju Davido has been nominated for the 2014 MTV European music awards, in the ‘Best African Act’ category. ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

ALL THE PHOTOS: See the cover shoot for Seyi Shay on Y! Africa + even more photos

by Kolapo Olapoju   It’s her way or the high way! Singer, Seyi Shay was unveiled last week as the ...

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Isime EseneAugust 12, 2014

For International Youth Day! Tanzania’s Meck Khalfan and Nigeria’s Seyi Shay shine on cover of Y! Africa (LOOK)

by Isi Esene Tanzanian Innovator, Meck Khalfan and Nigerian singer, Seyi Shay are the cover stars on the latest issue ...

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Isime EseneAugust 6, 2014

Nigerian professionals climb Kilimanjaro for Down Syndrome

by Isi Esene Six Nigerian professionals are embarking on a 6-day hike to the peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest ...

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writerAugust 1, 2014

D’banj goes to Washington! Singer to meet Obama officials, members of congress, others [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju D’banj, Femi Kuti and Yaya Toure will lead some of Africa’s biggest stars to Washington D.C. 4-7 ...

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May 20, 2014

SHOCKING: ‘How I infected thousands of men with HIV’ – Woman confesses in Lagos (See Photos)

by Akan Ido “I was very angry with every kind of man, anyone that called himself a man… It’s only ...

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April 3, 2014

D’banj, Omawumi, Femi Kuti, others hit the farm in new video ‘Cocoa na Chocolate’ (WATCH)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Catch D’banj ,Omawumi Victoria Kimani and others get their hands dirty in the farm in the new video whose ...

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April 1, 2014

D’banj, Omawumi, 17 other African stars launch ‘Cocoa na Chocolate’ to change the face of agriculture

by Akintomiwa Agbaje     ONE.org today launched one of the continent’s biggest musical collaborations ever, ‘Cocoa na Chocolate’, in support ...

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January 5, 2014

Sonala Olumhense: The hypocrisy and arrogance of Nigerian leaders

by Sonala Olumhense Nonetheless, Nigeria leader Goodluck Jonathan appeared to have connected the dots.  On August 16, six weeks after ...

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December 18, 2013

Paul Kagame: Let’s not forget, Mandela was a politician

by Paul Kegame To point out that Nelson Mandela was, above all, a politician is not to diminish his remarkable ...

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December 15, 2013

FG kicks off The Future Awards Africa Week today… Microsoft to launch Aiki.ng jobs portal

by Isi Esene The Future Awards Africa 2013 will be formally opened by Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan at a special ...

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November 28, 2013

Psquare thrills fans at concert in Tanzania (PHOTOS)

by Tutu Akinlabi Psquare is known for their thrilling, energetic performances and they didn’t disappoint the Tanzanian fans who came ...

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