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Reggie Yates quits Top of the Pops over ‘offensive’ Jewish manager remarks

Reggie Yates has stepped down from Top of the Pops after admitting making “offensive” comments about Jewish music managers. The presenter, 34, had been signed up to host Christmas Day and New Year specials with Fearne Cotton.  He will no…

No Comments / 2 View / December 5, 2017

newstyle

New Style Radio 98.7 FM in breach in 2 shows

Ofcom has found New Style Radio 98.7 FM in breach of rules regarding offensive language during two shows. The station, which serves Afro-Caribbean communities in the Winson Green area of Birmingham, aired two songs which drew complaints. The first, broadcast…

No Comments / 4 View / December 5, 2017

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Young, Gifted, & Grinding: The Black British Hair Industry and Female Entrepreneurs (Documentry)

    Young, Gifted and Grinding focuses on innovative black entrepreneurs in Britain who are carving out opportunities for themselves and turning their passion into profit.

No Comments / 14 View / December 5, 2017

tech

New Initiative To Teach 20,000 Girls How To Code For Free

The Code First: Girls initiative addresses critical gap in the UK’s job market and set to boost the national economy MULTI-AWARD winning social enterprise Code First: Girls announces today (Dec 5) the launch of its 2020 campaign, to teach 20,000…

No Comments / 5 View / December 5, 2017

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Black woman creates her own brand of champagne in France

After working for 12 years as a manager at 5 delicatessen shops at Orly airport in Paris and four more as a wealth manager, Marie-Inès Romelle went back to business school so that she could pursue her passion of creating…

No Comments / 3 View / November 9, 2017

BLACK MAGIC

The Colour Network Launches The Black Magic Podcast

The Colour Network partners with Audio Producers Unedited to launch new podcast series BLACK ENTERTAINMENT platform The Colour Network launched its annual Black Magic Awards last month to honour women of colour who have pushed boundaries and made remarkable contributions…

No Comments / 3 View / November 9, 2017

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This New Web Series Explores the Experiences of Black Muslims in Britain

  A new webseries on being black and Muslim addresses what co-founder, Mohamed Mohamed, calls an underrepresentation of the Black Muslim experience during Black History Month in the UK. The series has even spawned a new hashtag: #BlackAndMuslimInBritain. With almost 275,000 Muslims of…

No Comments / 5 View / October 11, 2017

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Urban Jazz Radio Presenter Opportunity

Young men and women needed to host  a Nollywood industry show on Urban Jazz Radio. As well as hosting the radio show you would also be required to represent the station at Nollywood  red carpet premieres interviewing the stars. All…

No Comments / 8 View / September 26, 2017

acglobalvoices

MEDIA WATCH: SUNDAY 24TH – FRIDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2017

SUNDAY BBC World Service 12.06pm: Life After Life (Documentary) The United States is the only country to sentence children to full life terms in prison. In many states, until recently, under-18s convicted of certain crimes were automatically locked up for life…

No Comments / 7 View / September 23, 2017

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VoxAfrica Named Channel Of The Year

VOXAFRICA THANKED their viewers and supporters following the TV station’s recent win at the 2017 African Pride Awards, which saw them pick up the title of African Channel Of The Year. Other awards handed out on the night include the…

No Comments / 1 View / September 22, 2017