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ROK Studios launches on Sky TV, UK

Rok Studios, the award-winning Nigerian film studio, is set to launch a brand new channel on Sky TV in the UK on Thursday 29 September 2016. CEO of Rok Studios, Nollywood actress and producer Mary Njoku, has stated that the new channel is home to some of Nollywood’s most talked …

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg visits Nigeria

Mark Zuckerberg is visiting Nigeria this week on his first trip to Africa, using his time in the country to visit the Yaba technology hub in Lagos, meet with developers and partners, and explore Nollywood. Zuckerberg is in Nigeria to listen and learn and take ideas back to California on …

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Nissan Celebrates Usain Bolt on 30th Birthday

Nissan will honor its Global Director of Excitement and seven-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt this week with a series of activations to celebrate his historic career and his 30th birthday this Sunday, August 21. The campaign, dubbed, “Happy Bolt Day,” will feature integrated content and a fan-led social media …

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Patoranking releases debut album in Kenya

Patoranking, an award-winning Nigerian singer, songwriter and performing artiste best known for his song ‘Girlie O’, ft. Tiwa Savage, has recently released his debut album in Kenya. Fresh off releasing his new album “God Over Everything”, Patoranking took on an East African tour this past week to promote his anticipated …

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President Obama hosts Singapore Prime Minister at the White House

President Barack Obama hosted Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his wife, Ho Ching at the 12th state dinner of his administration at the White House. The black-tie affair marked the 50th anniversary of bilateral relations between the U.S. and the city-state, which Obama refers to as an anchor …

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President Obama hosts Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

Young Nigerian Entrepreneur; Adebola Williams is one of the 2016 Mandela Fellows, who will be participating in the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Presidential Summit in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama and U.S. government, private sector, and civil society leaders will meet with nearly 1,000 of sub-Saharan Africa’s …

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Bear hugs and cookies for DPD

The outpouring of love and support for the Dallas Police Department has been unprecedented as observed by the constant visit  of hundreds of people to the Lamar Street Dallas Headquarters. The memorial outside the DPD building continues to grow even on the day the last of the Five deceased officers …

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President Obama at the Dallas Police Memorial Service

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center Dallas, Texas – THE PRESIDENT:  Mr. President and Mrs. Bush; my friend, the Vice President, and Dr. Biden; Mayor Rawlings; Chief Spiller; clergy; members of Congress; Chief Brown — I’m so glad I met Michelle first, because she loves Stevie Wonder — (laughter and applause) — but …

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