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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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Jay Ajayi at Super Bowl 52 for the Philadelphia Eagles

It’s Super Bowl 52 this weekend, February 4, 2018. Americans and the world will be watching the NE Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles. One of our own Nigerian sons Jay Ajayi will be playing for the Eagles and making history for us all. Let’s support him and his team as he …

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AviationNews

Belgium to buy F-35 Fighter jets from the USA for $6.5B

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Belgium of thirty-four (34) F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Conventional Take Off and Landing aircraft for an estimated cost of $6.53 billion.  The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale …

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