Lion King remake becomes highest-grossing animated movie ever. 1

Lion King remake becomes highest-grossing animated movie ever.

The Lion King remake has become the highest-grossing animated movie ever. The live-action reboot starring big names like Beyonce, Donald Glover and Seth Rogen, has earned $1.33 billion (£1.1 billion) as of this weekend.  The movie, which was released on 19 July, has knocked Frozen off the top spot, which raked in $1.27 billion back in 2013.  The latest figures mean that […]

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Morocco's King Mohammed IV grants amnesty to 4800 prisoners in celebration of his 20th year on the throne. 4

Morocco’s King Mohammed IV grants amnesty to 4800 prisoners in celebration of his 20th year on the throne.

Morocco’s King Mohammed VI has marked 20 years on the throne, with a generous heart, by pardoning thousands of prisoners, including some from the “Hirak” protest movement that rocked the country in 2016.  On the eve of the royal anniversary on Tuesday July 30th, an official statement announced 4,764 people were to be pardoned including […]

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'Exclusion of Kenyans from Lion King soundtrack, depressing'- Victoria Kimani laments. 8

‘Exclusion of Kenyans from Lion King soundtrack, depressing’- Victoria Kimani laments.

Earlier today, Beyonce unveiled the tracklist of her new album, The Lion King: The Gift, which is the musical accompaniment to the new Disney movie.   The album features six Nigerian popstars including include Yemi Alade, Burna Boy, Mr. Eazi, Tekno, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage as well as Ghana’s Shatta Wale. Now, Kenyan singer, Victoria Kimani says, ‘as much as we […]

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Pop Queen, Bèyonce opens up on why she worked with African artistes for her Lion King tracklist. 10

Pop Queen, Bèyonce opens up on why she worked with African artistes for her Lion King tracklist.

Award-winning superstar singer and actress, Beyonce has revealed the reason she featured Nigerian artistes in the tracklist for her new Lion King-inspired album ‘The Lion King: The Gift.’ The internet was on Tuesday buzzing with encomiums from Africans as Beyoncé released tracklist of her album. The album has likes of several African stars like Wizkid, […]

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Checkout Beyonce's stunning look as she joins her husband, Jay Z at London's premiere of The Lion King. (Photos) 13

Checkout Beyonce’s stunning look as she joins her husband, Jay Z at London’s premiere of The Lion King. (Photos)

Pop Queen, Beyoncé commanded attention at the European premiere of the live-action remake of the Lion King, which took place at the ODEON Luxe Cinema in Leicester Square on Sunday night.   The 37-year-old singer and mother of three who plays Nala in the Disney screenplay, wore a gold asymmetric gown with a very revealing thigh-high […]

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'Don’t impose a king on us'  – Anambra Community Warns Gov. Obiano. 18

‘Don’t impose a king on us’ – Anambra Community Warns Gov. Obiano.

Ochuche-Umuodu made a statement of their position when no fewer than 200 of them including chiefs, women and the youth besieged the Anambra Government House in a peaceful protest. The people of Ochuche-Umuodu community in Ogbaru Local Government Area have protested alleged imposition of a traditional ruler on them by the state government. Ochuche-Umuodu made […]

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