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  1. Idris Elba to open film studio in Tanzania

    Elba says he not only wants to make more films in Africa, but wants to help develop the film industry on the continent.

    Samia Suluhu Hassan with British actor Idris Elba in Davos
  2. 20 housemates compete for Big Brother Titans’ prize

    The first iteration of Big Brother Titans, which sees South African and Nigerian housemates under one roof, has been ongoing for days now, and it’s all anyone can talk about.

  3. Bongo Star Search season 13 reaches climax on February 4

    This year’s Bongo Star Search (BSS) final will be held on February 4 at Masaki’s The SuperDome in Dar es Salaam.

  4. Paris Hilton announces birth of first child

    The 41-year-old US socialite's son was born via surrogate

  5. Maua Sama reveals release date, title of her new album

    Bongo’s songbird Maua Sama has finally revealed the date of releasing her highly anticipated album titled ‘Love Waves.’

  6. Nandy unveils first 'African Princess' signee

    Bongo Flava singer and songwriter Faustina Charles Mfinanga better known by the stage name Nandy has officially unveiled her first signee on Thursday, January 19, 2023.

  7. Nandy launches record label, gets thumbs up from Zuchu

    Bongo Flava songstress Nandy has announced the opening of her own record label, The African Princess, first one by a female artiste in Tanzania.

  8. ‘Young, Famous and African’ drops Annie Idibia as it gears up for Season 2

    Young, Famous and African (YFA) reality show took Africa by storm when it first aired in March 2022.

  9. Diamond Platnumz called out for wearing fake luxury watch

    Bongo flava star Diamond Platnumz has been once again called out on social media for wearing a knockoff luxury timepiece.

  10. Black Sherif to play Wireless Fest Middle East

    African artistes Black Sherif (Ghana) and Wegz (Egypt) have been confirmed to play at the first Wireless Festival Middle East, which will take place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on March 11.

  11. Yemi Alade joins Spotify’s EQUAL

    Spotify’s EQUAL Africa programme has kicked off 2023 by shining its spotlight on multi-talented Nigerian artist Yemi Alade.

  12. Burna Boy will perform at Coachella 2023

    Nigerian megastar Burna Boy is among the artistes that will perform at the 2023 Coachella on April 14 and 21.

  13. Steven Spielberg wins big as Golden Globes make comeback

    Steven Spielberg claimed top honours including best drama at the Golden Globes on Tuesday for his deeply personal film "The Fabelmans," as Hollywood's A-list stars flocked to the first major...

  14. Young Thug to go on trial for gang conspiracy

    Court documents show the state could potentially call well over 300 witnesses, including prominent rap world figures like Lil Wayne.

  15. Zuchu announces upcoming concert Jan. 7

    Zuchu will be putting on a stadium concert just days after being heavily criticised for her New Year Eve show alongside her boss, Diamond Platnumz.