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The “Oprah Winfey of Africa” Is Starting a New Network of Her Own

1,393 ViewsThe “Oprah Winfrey of Africa” has created an entertainment network in Nigeria. Mosunmola “Mo” Abudu has created Ebony Life TV, which will be broadcast around the globe. Abudu wants the network to inform the entire world of the events in Africa and impact the perception that people have of the compliment. “Not every African […]

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Can sex be enjoyable if you’re disabled?

1,993 ViewsAs a French ethics panel opposed the use of so-called sexual assistants for the disabled, Hollywood continues to forge ahead with the controversial film, “The Sessions,” which portrays the sexual awakening of a 38-year-old paralysed man and his relationship with his sex therapist. Indeed, people have the same sexual urges whether they are disabled […]

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Compel public transporters to avoid traveling at night, govt urged

1,133 ViewsSenior Chief Nsokolo of the Mambwe people in Mbala district in Northern Province has appealed to government through the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) to enforce laws that will compel public transporters to avoid traveling at night in order to avert deaths arising from road traffic accidents. The traditional leader bemoaned that road […]

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RB for 2016 campaign to be launched

2,761 ViewsThe Zambia Direct Democracy Movement (ZDDM)  says it will launch a Rupiah Banda campaign aimed at  reviving the former President’s political career ahead of 2016 general elections. ZDDM President Edwin Sakala said his party will in the next few weeks start endorsements for Rupiah Banda from people interested in seeing his come back. He […]

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Egypt’s army gives parties 48 hours to resolve crisis

1,131 ViewsThe army would offer a “road map” for peace if Islamist President Mohammed Morsi and his opponents failed to heed “the will of the people”, it said. Given the inability of politicians from all sides to agree until now, it seems unlikely Mr Morsi can survive in power, says the BBC’s Aleem Maqbool in […]

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Naomi Campbell comes undone at Paris fashion week

1,882 ViewsBy AFP Naomi Campbell drew cheers on the catwalk at Paris fashion week on Sunday when the 43-year-old supermodel opened the first haute couture show of the season for Versace in a sparkling black micro sequin jacket. Constructed using hook and eyes to hold the jacket together, the fastenings were “left undone in places […]

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France battles ‘microwave’ food in restaurants

1,207 ViewsBy AFP Fearing the creeping use of re-heated pre-prepared food in restaurants, French lawmakers have voted to force restaurants to use a “home made” label for freshly made dishes, and will fine those that use it fraudulently. In a bid to stop industrially prepared re-heated food undermining France’s culinary reputation, French lawmakers on Thursday […]

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If Mandela Were Zambian

1,825 ViewsBy Saboi Imboela. Have you ever wondered what legacy Mandela would have if he were Zambian? This is something i normally discuss with people that have had the chance to think about this and here are a few opinions of what we have shared over this issue. Feel free to think and share what […]

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HEROES AND UNITY DAYS: BUT NO HEROES, NO UNITY!

2,604 ViewsOnce again it is Heroes and Unity Days, July 1st and 2nd. The event invites us to reflect in order to correct our political history which seems incomplete. But who should write our authentic history? Who should be national heroes? Who decides who is a hero and who is not? An illustration from Zimbabwe […]

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Brazil 3-0 Spain: Fantastic Fred seals Confederations Cup

1,027 ViewsBrazil were expected to win the Confederation Cup on home soil and they did just that tonight with a masterclass 3-0 defeat of the current World Cup and European champions Spain. Fred score twice and Neymar scored his fourth of the tournament as Brazil sent a message to the world ahead of next summer’s […]

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