AutosNews

eBay CEO joins GM Board of Directors

DETROIT — General Motors Co. announced today the election of eBay President and CEO Devin Wenig to its Board of Directors. Wenig, 51, was appointed president and chief executive officer of eBay in July 2015. He joined the company in 2011 to oversee eBay’s Marketplace business as its president. Before …

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BusinessNews

Saudi Arabia set to buy US Arms worth $670 million

The Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has requested to buy up military equipment worth $670 million from the US Government. The arms include; six thousand six hundred (6,600) TOW 2B missiles (BGM-71F-Series) and ninety-six (96) TOW 2B (BGM-71F-Series) fly-to-buy lot validation missiles. This proposed sale will support U.S. …

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EventsNewsWedding

Lifetime to air film on Prince Harry & Meghan Markle

A fictional film on the royal couple Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is set to air on the cable network Lifetime. “Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance” will follow the fairytale romance of couple who are due to wed in May. Actor Murray Fraser (“The Loch”) plays Prince Harry while …

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AwardsHollywoodNews

Oscars So Diverse

An Asian, a Hispanic and two African-Americans all won Oscars at the 90th Academy Awards last night, which discarded old traditions for new ones. Gone was the Academy president’s customary speech with longer monologues padding out the biggest night in show business. Host Jimmy Kimmel wasted no time in addressing …

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FilmHollywoodMovie PremiereNews

‘This is a story about belonging,’ says director Ava DuVernay

The movie has one of the greatest ensemble casts of all time and at the Hollywood premiere of “A Wrinkle In Time” the entire cast were in attendance. Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine, Zach Galifianakis, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Storm Reid, Levi Miller, Deric McCabe, Rowan Blanchard were joined …

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AfricaBusinessNews

Dangote Cement Gives Multi-Million Naira Scholarships to 115 in Host Communities

In a major boost to its Corporate Social Responsibility profile, Dangote Cement Plc (www.DangoteCement.com), Ibese Plant has announced a multi-million Naira educational scholarship award for 115 students from its 15 host communities for the 2017/2018 academic session. The Company said the scholarship has become an annual event meant to contribute …

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FilmFilm FestivalNews

It’s a Wrap at PAFF

The 26th Annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival (PAFF) wrapped Monday after 12 days of showcasing an impressive slate of 173 films.  The annual festival, which is now in its 26th year featured 75+ fine artists and 170+ new films from over 40 countries within five continents and in …

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Students, Teachers, Parents discuss Guns at the White House

President Trump held a listening session at the White House with teachers, parents and students following the school shooting that left 17 dead in Parkland, Florida. Feb 21, 2018.  

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