African business leaders and global institutional investors have signed subscription agreements and letters of intent in preparation for the first close of the Africa50 Infrastructure Acceleration Fund (IAF) to catalyse investment flows in development of critical infrastructure ..
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Actress and comedian Tiffany Haddish has been arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) for the second time in two years. The 43-year-old was cited by police officers in Beverly Hills on Friday, Nov. 24 after witnesses allegedly observed her car stopped in the middle of Beverly Drive, with her appearing to be asleep at…
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A Kenyan court ruled on Tuesday that a controversial housing levy introduced by President William Ruto was illegal, dealing a blow to his plans to shore up depleted government coffers.
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Following efforts to boost production in the country, the National Agency for Land Agricultural Development Authority (NALDA) revealed that it has recorded bumper harvest across states.
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In a rare statement on security, Togo's government has reported that more than 30 people have been killed so far this year in "terrorist" attacks in the country's north.
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In an exciting update for film enthusiasts, Ridley Scott is set to resume shooting the much-anticipated sequel to the iconic "Gladiator" in Malta on December 4, 2023. The historical epic's production faced delays earlier due to a strike by actors in July. The recent resolution of the strike, marked by a tentative three-year contract agreement…
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Nigerian comedy legend Basketmouth has revealed his plans to step away from the comedy industry in five years. The 45-year-old made the revelation during an interview on Arise TV, explaining that he intends to retire after completing a final run of yearly comedy shows. "In five years, I will be 50 years old. I will…
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Chinese leader Xi Jinping has ordered greater protection for international firms' rights and intellectual property, state media reported Tuesday, as Beijing works to lure in foreign companies spooked by a crackdown and an ailing economy.
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In a recent update, Tony Muonagor, cousin to the popular Nollywood actor Amaechi Mounagor, shared the actor's health struggles. Amaechi, known for his roles in the film industry, is currently facing kidney disease, diabetes, and a recent stroke during his three-week hospital stay. Tony revealed in a heartfelt Facebook post on Sunday that Amaechi has…
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An elevator carrying workers to the surface at a giant South African platinum mine plunged out of control killing 11 and injuring 75, the mine operators said Tuesday. Impala Platinum said the "devastating accident" happened on Monday at its Rustenburg mine, northwest of Johannesburg, as more than 80 employees were leaving a shaft at the…