Igbo highlife song, “Gwo Gwo Gwo Ngwo”, enjoys viral resurgence

Nigerian folklore music legend, Gentleman Mike Ejeagha, has taken social media by storm as his timeless Igbo highlife song, “Gwo Gwo Gwo Ngwo”, becomes the anthem of choice for content creators worldwide.

Ambani: Wedding party resumes for son of Asia’s richest man

Lavish wedding celebrations for the son of Asia’s richest man resumed Saturday with a star-studded guest list including Hollywood celebrities, global business leaders and two former British prime ministers. Billionaire…

‘The Shining’ actor Shelley Duvall dies aged 75

Shelley Duvall, the versatile actor known for her role in “The Shining” and collaboration with director Robert Altman, died Thursday aged 75. Citing her partner Dan Gilroy, The Hollywood Reporter…

France cinema boss gets 3-year jail term in sexual assault case

The head of France’s top cinema institution, Dominique Boutonnat, was on Friday given a three-year prison sentence, two of them suspended, after being convicted of sexually assaulting his godson in…

Joshua to fight Dubois for IBF title vacated by Usyk

Anthony Joshua will face Daniel Dubois in an all-British showdown for the IBF world heavyweight title at Wembley on September 21 after Oleksandr Usyk confirmed he was vacating the belt.…

Surviving Conflict and Rising to Fame: John Frog’s Musical Odyssey

John Frog’s life story is a testament to the enduring power of music to transcend hardship and emerge as a beacon of hope. Born amid a brutal conflict that ravaged…

Donald Sutherland in five films

Donald Sutherland, the enigmatic actor whose lengthy career encompassed films including “The Dirty Dozen” and “The Hunger Games,” has died, his son said Thursday. He was 88.“With a heavy heart,…

Actor Donald Sutherland dead at age 88

Donald Sutherland, the enigmatic actor whose lengthy career encompassed films including “The Dirty Dozen” and “The Hunger Games,” has died, his son said Thursday. He was 88. “With a heavy…

Music platform CEO says AI is not the enemy

Musicians around the world have described artificial intelligence as a threat to creativity, but the CEO of one popular platform told AFP he thinks critics are looking at it all…

Celine Dion offers a portrait of resilience in vulnerable documentary

Celine Dion vowed Monday her “passion as a performer will never disappear,” despite health struggles she says are still just a small part of her monumental story. “I’m not dead,”…