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Radio Academy Chair: Radio must Diversify or Die

Dr. Yvonne Thompson, CBE, recently appointed Chair of The Radio Academy, is warning the radio industry must ‘diversify or die.’ She also set out her agenda for future of The Radio Academy, which included re-establishing the Academy’s profile as the…

No Comments / 1 View / November 10, 2018

DA

The documentary of best bespoke shoes in Nigeria!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xi7ekwV2sg4

No Comments / 2 View / October 13, 2018

ONY

Behind Closed Doors – A documentary film on Child Sexual Abuse in Nigeria

In May 2017 I embarked on my first independent short documentary film – Behind Closed Doors – funded through a crowdfunding campaign. I travelled from London, UK to Lagos, Nigeria and worked with a small team to create Behind Closed…

No Comments / 2 View / October 13, 2018

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NOW Chat Show Girl Talk with – Annika Allen Digital Guru & Presenter

Season 4| Episode 11| Annika Allen is the co-owner of entertainment platform The Colour Network and a seasoned digital marketing and events professional with over 15 years experience.

No Comments / 0 View / October 13, 2018

ANNIKA

#BlackGirlMagic Celebrated In London

THE SECOND instalment of the Black Magic Awards was a star studded affair at the Criterion Theatre in London’s West End this week. Kicking off Black History Month with a melanin inspired evening of celebration, the ceremony honoured 16 inspirational…

No Comments / 0 View / October 13, 2018

Pioneer Radio DJ Tony Williams Passes Away

Pioneer Radio DJ Tony Williams Passes Away

PIONEER RADIO DJ Tony Williams, who once had his own reggae show on BBC Radio London between 1977-1987 and was also the creator of the British Reggae Industry Awards which highlighted the talent of many UK reggae artists, has passed…

No Comments / 6 View / May 15, 2018

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BBC Radio 1Xtra Gangs, Drill & Prayer (Documentary)

    How young Christians are using rap & drill music to lure gang members away from streets & towards God We join Enrique on his extraordinary journey from south London gangster rapper, to Pastor at just 21 years old….

No Comments / 4 View / May 15, 2018

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9-Year-Old Opens Coffee Shop to Help Others with Disabilities

    Cam’s Coffee Creations is a local coffee shop in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. What is unique about the business is that 9-year-old Camden Myers started it with his family. “We didn’t start thinking we would be in business; we started just as…

No Comments / 3 View / May 15, 2018

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Meet the first Black Woman owner and operator of a nationally distributed vodka

Vanessa Braxton is the owner and CEO of Black Momma Vodka, a company that offers various unique flavors of handcrafted, gluten-free vodka. As the first African-American woman to own a nationally distributed vodka, she stays true to her motto of making…

No Comments / 7 View / May 15, 2018

SWEET

BBC Sweet sweet codeine: Nigeria’s cough syrup crisis

  In Nigeria, thousands of young people are addicted to codeine cough syrup – a medicine that’s become a street drug. The Nigerian senate estimates that 3 million bottles of codeine syrup are drunk every day in just two states…

No Comments / 5 View / May 4, 2018