NIKE closes all stores in South Africa after racist video went viral

Race remains a highly sensitive issue in South Africa more than two decades after the end of Apartheid. NikeInc. temporarily closed South African stores after a businessman Alan Catzavelos who is the husband of Kely Catzavelos an   employee at Nike was caught in a racism row over a video he posted while on vacation. ‘And not…

Trevor Noah to host Global Citizen Festival Mandela 100 in South Africa Honouring the legacy of Nelson Mandela, as part of the biggest campaign to end extreme poverty.

The incredible lineup of performers, artists and luminaries joining the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 in South Africa, in proud partnership with the Motsepe Foundation, just got even better. Trevor Noah — comedian, political commentator, actor, and host of The Daily Show — has been announced as the host of the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100. The free-ticketed event taking…

Nas, Big Sean,TI & More To Headline ONE Musicfest 2018

  ONE Musicfest returns for 2018 with some big names. The season of music festivals is upon us, and there are seemingly infinite options to go see good music no matter where you live. That being said, this year’s lineup for ONE Musicfest 2018 is looking really good if you’re a hip-hop fan. Taking place…

Queen Latifah To Host The 2018 “BLACK GIRLS ROCK!

NEW YORK, NY – TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2018 —BET Networks and BLACK GIRLS ROCK!  are thrilled to announce Academy Award nominated actress, world-renowned rapper, songstress, and producer Queen Latifah will  host the 2018 “BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Awards”. The Newark, New Jersey native will return to her hometown as this year’s host on Sunday, August 26 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center…