Entertainment

Nigerian sensation Wizkid retained his best artist title at this year’s African Music Awards, carrying off a clutch of prizes at a glitzy ceremony...

Bounce News App has been declared the winner of the 2017 AppsAfrica Best News and Entertainment the App Award. The AppsAfrica awards ceremony, which was...

Ugandan film, Surrogate, was voted the Best African production at the recent 7th Slum Film Festival in Nairobi. A gender and equality production, it tells...

A 2017 drama film about a Xhosa initiation has been selected as South Africa’s Oscars bid. "The Wound", directed by John Trengove and stars Nakhane...

A father from Texas realised there were no theme parks where his disabled daughter could play. So he decided to build one. Gordon Hartman had...

Krystyna Farley is a 92-year-old beauty pageant queen from the US state of Connecticut. Although she grew up in a loving home in rural Poland,...

The Ghanaian Afro pop singer Noella Wiyaala (known under the stage name Wiyaala) has teamed up with a seven-piece all-female international band GRRRL. GRRRL describe...

The African Union (AU) has chosen Nigeria to host the next three editions of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) beginning from 2017-2019. AU...

The 13th African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) ceremony which was held at the Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos on July 15, 2017 lived up...

One of Uganda's top Afrobeats musicians, Robert Kyagulanyi, better known as Bobi Wine, has been sworn in as a member of parliament. He was sworn...

Yes, it’s true, a church turns into pub after its normal weekly holy mass service and attendees get to enjoy a few beers inside...

Within a month, three notable Nollywood stars have died of various ailments. Nollywood is a sobriquet that refers to the Nigerian booming film industry. Star...

Grammy award singer Beyonce, 35, who is expecting twins with husband Jay-Z, had an African themed baby shower to celebrate her upcoming bundles of...

Rwandan Elsa Iradukunda, 18, has been crowned Miss Rwanda 2017 in a pageant that took place recently in Kigali. Iradukunda was selected from 15 finalists,...

Ahead of the 59th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony to be held on 12 February 2017,.Beyonce scooped nine nominations, extending her lead as the most-nominated...

Scarlett Johansson is the top grossing actor of 2016 at the box office. Her role includes the Black Widow in blockbuster hit Captain America: Civil...

23 year old Neurite Mendes from Angola emerged the winner of the maiden edition of Miss Africa beauty pageant, defeating 17 other contestants. The event which...

Twenty-year-old Martin Garrix (born Martijn Gerard Garritsen) is the youngest ever winner of DJ Mag’s top 100 DJs poll, in which Dutchmen dominate the...

At the age of 12, Sandile Shezi was hawking muffins at school and in the ghetto of South Africa. Today at 23 he is...

Social media activists in Botswana have launched a petition calling for the disqualification of Miss Botswana from Miss World competition because she has tattoos. A...

While members of the public have been soaking in the narrative songs about her personal love life, Taylor Swift (27) has been smiling to...