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By Kate Ryan NEW YORK, September 2 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – U.S. musician Lil Nas X became the first openly gay man to receive a Country Music Association Award nomination when the chart-topping record breaker “Old Town Road (Remix)” earned a nod for Musical Event of the Year this week. His collaboration with veteran country […]

  By Pablo Garcia and Nacho Doce ALTAMIRA, Brazil, September 1 (Reuters) – Federal agents in Brazil exchanged gunfire with illegal miners in the Amazon state of Para on Friday, according to Reuters witnesses, in a dramatic example of how Brazil has stepped up environmental enforcement in the wake of rainforest fires. Federal police and […]

        TNS Real name “Nkazimulo Ngema” is no stranger to the music industry and is on his way to becoming one of the biggest players in the South African house scene. The super-producer/songwriter and vocalist  has featured and produced hit Singles like “Club Controller”,” Banomoya” and featured  Industry legend and fellow Durbanite […]

Robin Thirdfloor knocks on the ears with a heavy bass on ‘Gibela‘.  The anthemic dark tune has irresistible written all over it and is taken from his early 2019 album –  ‘Zithande (A Story About Self Love)‘. This is truly one of the ultimate odes to kwaito.   Listen Here

Malawi’s Onesimus and South Africa’s Vusi Nova provide us with an upbeat praise to God on their pairing, ‘Baba God‘.   The pop worship track sees the duo give gratitude for all that He has provided to them throughout their lives.   Listen Here

A widow (Meryl Streep) investigates an insurance fraud, chasing leads to a pair of Panama City law partners (Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas) exploiting the world’s financial system. Steven Soderbergh directs. Watch The Laundromat, Only On Netflix:

LaLiga South African launched the new LaLiga Santander 2019/20 season sharing information around the league’s technological advancements, the Spanish football footprint in Africa and everything spectacular as the season kicks off to a bang! On the 29th August, the Spanish professional football league launched the season with an exclusive and interactive event at The Capital Empire. During this […]

By Louis Stall LONDON, Aug 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton is joining the race against global warming by unveiling plans to open a new vegan burger restaurant chain as an alternative to other food pit stops. Hamilton, 34, who gave up meat about two years ago, said the first restaurant […]

Ugandan singer-songwriter, Irene Ntalé has just inked a major deal with Universal Music Group Nigeria (UMGNG). A household name in Uganda and East Africa with over 10 Million streams and downloads, Ntalé is known for her ability to fuse together sounds from the region. She is one of the leading female artists on the continent […]

By Kim Harrisberg JOHANNESBURG, Aug 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – If death is the great equaliser, South Africa’s designer graveyards look like one of the best ends on offer. With hot tea, wifi and soft sofas – not to mention native birds and a rippling dam – a new breed of luxury cemetery is reinforcing […]


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