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Oscar Winners 2020: See the Full List

The Oscars 2020 are in the books! The show aired tonight on ABC, and now we all know which Oscars 2020 nominees took home the most coveted prize in film, the Oscar®. The moment was all captured live here on Oscar.com as we presented the full list of Oscars 2020 winners all night long as they were revealed both here and on the Oscars Winners page. If …

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South African Airways offers Special travel Industry fares for 2020 tourism conferences in South Africa

Exclusive Fares Available for Tourism Conference Delegates to South Africa and Destinations Throughout the Continent South African Airways (SAA), the national flag carrier of South Africa and a Skytrax 4-Star rated airline, is offering special travel trade fares in both Premium Business and Economy Class to travel advisors and travel industry professionals that are planning to attend the numerous tourism …

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#GRAMMYAwards2020 : Angelique Kidjo wins Best World Music; Nigerian Burna Boy misses out

Beninese singer-songwriter, Angelique Kidjo, was announced the winner of the Best World Music Album at the 62nd Grammy Awards. She beat Nigeria’s Burna Boy and three other nominees to win the Grammy on Sunday at the Staples Center, Los Angeles. Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo, known as Angélique Kidjo, is a Beninese singer-songwriter, actress, and activist who …

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A look at the life and times of Kobe ‘Black Mamba’ Bryant

Retired professional basketball player, Joseph Washington “Jellybeans” Bryant had a successful career as an NBA player plying his trade for the Golden State Warriors, Philadelphia 76ers and San Diego Clippers. As a coach, he handled teams in Italy, Japan and Thailand. It was thanks to his time in Japan and his love for the Kobe beef that he named his …

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Michelle Obama wins Grammy for best spoken word album

Former US first lady, Michelle Obama can now add Grammy winner to her resume, after snagging the award on music’s biggest night for Best Spoken Word Album, for the audiobook of her memoir “Becoming.” Her win on Sunday gives the Obama household its third Grammy: former president Barack Obama has already snagged two Grammys in the same category for his …

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Alex Okosi appointed MD of YouTube’s EMEA emerging markets

YouTube has announced Alex Okosi will be taking on the role of managing director of emerging markets for YouTube in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Okosi will be responsible for running YouTube’s business and partnership teams across emerging markets in EMEA including Russia, the Middle East, North and Sub-Saharan Africa. He will report to the head of YouTube EMEA, …

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2020 Golden Globes winners list

The 2020 Golden Globes has come to a close with some lucky winners coming out from film and television. The big night which took place on Sunday, January 5 inside the Beverly Hilton Hotel crowned ‘Farewell’ actress Awkwafina best actress in film musical or comedy, making her the first woman of Asian descent in Golden Globes history to win the …

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Colonialism was a grave mistake, says French President

French President Emmanuel Macron (L) is watched by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari as he signs the ‘gold book’ at The Presidential State House in Abuja on July 3, 2018.

French President, Emmanuel Macron on Saturday said “colonialism was a grave mistake,” and called for “turning the page” on the past during a visit to Ivory Coast, a former French colony in West Africa. French President Emmanuel Macron (L) is watched by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari as he signs the ‘gold book’ at The Presidential State House in Abuja on …

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