Kenyan Comic Eddie Butita Reveals New Netflix Swahili Comedy Role

Seasoned Kenyan comedian, actor and scriptwriter Eddie Butita confirmed on his social media accounts on September 16th 2021, that he has been approached by global streaming platform Netflix as the very first Swahili comedy writer and director. This was following a project he had been spearheading for the past few months, piecing together the Swahili…

‘Jumia Games’ Launched in Kenya, Nigeria and Ghana

Technology company Mondia and e-commerce platform Jumia have today announced the launch of Jumia Games, an entertainment category on the JumiaPay App. In its first phase, the fully branded gaming portal is available in only five of Africa’s major economies, including Egypt, Nigeria, Morocco, Kenya and Ghana, with plans to expand the service to Jumia’s…

REVIEW: Burna Boy is indeed ‘Twice as Tall’ in Bold new Album

There’s no better way to set the stage for what is a definitive next-level moment in the career of Grammy-nominated artist Burna Boy, with his new Diddy-produced studio album, than the first track ‘Level Up’ which features the incomparable vocals of Youssor N’Dou. ‘And If you’re feeling like you cant level up omo make you…

NEW MUSIC: Sauti Sol’s ‘Insecure’ Talks Body and Relationship Issues

Over the past few years, Kenyan afro-pop group Sauti Sol have mastered the art of visual and vocal harmony, often misjudged for the manner in which they address their subject matter, largely perceived as some form of social structure discordance, but largely applauded for their artistry and ingenuity. Their new song ‘Insecure’ seems to follow…

Coke Studio Sessions Launched by Coca-Cola and BeApp

BeApp, a new live music streaming platform, and Coca-Cola today announced the launch of Coke Studio Sessions, an exclusive collaboration featuring a diverse line-up of musical performances for fans to enjoy over the next 60 days. Live performances from more than 100 artists across the globe, including Katy Perry, Anitta, DJ Khaled, Bebe Rexha, Miguel…

Exclusive First Looks at PlayStation 5 Game Play

Official game-play footage of the first games on PlayStation‘s next generation new console, the PlayStation 5 (PS5) have been unleashed, and what realistic, yet mind-bending experiences these are to watch. In October 2019, Sony announced that the next generation console was coming, with further technical and hardware component updates made from April this year, which…

Ubisoft Unveils First Look at ‘Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’

French video game company Ubisoft has unveiled the first look trailer of its upcoming title ‘Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’ which is adding Vikings, thus fully adopting a Norse-inspired setting. The game’s first cinematic trailer gives us a glimpse at the game, exploring its “heartless, godless barbarians.” Assassin’s Creed Valhalla takes place toward the end of the…

15 of the Best Vintage TV Shows You Can Be Nostalgic With

You might be bored out of your mind indoors by now, struggling to find what the next best or newest thing to watch online is. With countless of new shows popping out on your preferred streaming platform, you may be spoiled for choice, or simply overwhelmed. So why not turn back the hands of time…