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Rocky Dawuni Single “Beats of Zion” Aims to Re-energize Love and Hope

Beats Of Zion

The unspoken guarantee with any Rocky Dawuni song is that it will take you higher, that it will move your heart and body in equal measure. New single “Beats of Zion“, from Dawuni’s upcoming album of the same name, is no exception, delivering fast rhythms and warm harmonies. Influenced by sounds from across the African diaspora – everywhere from Dawuni’s native Ghana …

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Why is Jack Ma of Alibaba so interested in Rwanda and Africa?

Jack Ma

BEIJING/KIGALI – The beginning of 2019 has seen exchanges between the Rwandan government and China’s Alibaba Group (co-founded by Jack Ma), as the two sides discussed agro-products exports in Rwanda and a dozen Rwandan officials visited Alibaba’s headquarters in China. These came after Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma’s first visit to Africa in 2017 and later visits in 2018, which received huge …

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Ayeesha Tsotsoo Antiaye boosts confidence at Diva Forever Beauty Spa

Ayeesha Tsotsoo Antiaye has been fascinated since childhood with everything that comes together to make a woman look beautiful, with emphasis on the looks and appearance of women. This fascination is what drove her to establish Diva Forever Beauty Spa. According to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Diva Forever Beauty Spa, Ayeesha Tsotsoo Antique who is a trained cosmetologist, …

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Passports of Power in Africa and their 2019 global ranks

Passports

Passports come with their own level of prestige and whenever you present your passport to immigration officers, you get a certain look – the type of passport you present determines the look you receive sometimes. African passports file photo It doesn’t seem right to be judged by the cover of your passport or to be labelled a terrorist/fraudster because of …

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Afrobeats Rapper 6ixty Drops ‘Close To You’ Single Off Debut Album

6ixty

Afrobeats rapper 6ixty on Friday, January 11, 2019, at around 4 PM at his base in Ghana quietly released Close To You, the first single off his upcoming debut album titled Nyamekye. 6ixty dropped the beat on his SoundCloud. Artwork for the first album of Ghanaian rapper 6ixty Close To You is a love song performed in West African Pidgin …

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14 Airlines Confirmed for first Connect Middle East, India & Africa Forum

Fourteen airlines have already confirmed their participation at CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – co-located with Arabian Travel Market 2019 and taking place at Dubai World Trade Centre on Tuesday 30th April and Wednesday 1st May. Senior network planning teams from Emirates, Etihad, Flydubai, Air Arabia, Air Asia, EgyptAir, Flyadeal, Ethiopian Airlines, Global Airways, Atlas Global, Germania, Mahan Air, …

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African athletes making their move in winter sports

Winter Sports

Jennifer Boateng from Ghana is breaking new grounds for athletes from the continent of Africa in winter sports. The EMT specialist and fitness instructor from Brooklyn, New York has been in Calgary this week training in monobob, a new bobsled event for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Jennifer Boateng (left) with Akwasi Frimpong after training in Calgary, Canada. Photo/BSF-Ghana Ghana’s …

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African Islands That You Definitely Want To Explore In 2019

African islands

Read about Sao tome island in 4 below. Photo by Gettyimages While Seychelles, Mauritius, Zanzibar are some of the popular islands in Africa, there are other smaller African islands that we’d love to also see and know about. Some of them might be more popular than others. One thing is clear though, we’d take these African islands over the Caribbeans …

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Five things to look out for in the 2019 tech industry

Tech Industry

It’s been a long year for the tech industry, with data breaches, privacy scandals and new regulations in Europe and California. So what’s in store for 2019? Marketplace Tech’s Molly Wood told host Adriene Hill that stakes are getting raised for trust, data and devices in the new year. Here are five things Wood is looking for: 2019 Tech Industry and Security …

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