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MOVIE BY A CAMEROONIAN DIRECTOR SELECTED AT PAN AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL
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MOVIE BY A CAMEROONIAN DIRECTOR SELECTED AT PAN AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL

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FESPACO is a Pan African festival for movies and TV in Ouagadougou; Burkina Faso. Out of the 1000 films that were submitted; 20 were retained to compete for the price l’Étalon d’or de Yennenga, which is a prestigious award handed over during the festival. The 20 contestants are from the following 15 African countries; Ivory …

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FLAVOUR AND DIAMOND PLATNUMZ PERFORMING TODAY AT AFCON 2017 OPENING CEREMONY IN GABON
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FLAVOUR AND DIAMOND PLATNUMZ PERFORMING TODAY AT AFCON 2017 OPENING CEREMONY IN GABON

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Nigerian high-life musician, Flavour, will be performing alongside Tanzanian singer Diamond Platnumz at the opening ceremony of 2017 African Cup of Nations  in Gabon. The tournament will be kicking off today  Saturday, 14 January, 2017, in Libreville, Gabon. It will be recalled that both artistes thrilled fans with their brilliant performance at the just concluded …

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TOO MUCH COONERY & BUFFOONERY! I CAN’T BELIEVE WHAT HIPHOP HAS BECOME – DIDDY
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TOO MUCH COONERY & BUFFOONERY! I CAN’T BELIEVE WHAT HIPHOP HAS BECOME – DIDDY

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One of the most prominent icons of hiphop Diddy has come out to express dissatisfaction on the current state of hiphop. In a Snapchat post he calls Puffy rant, Diddy says hiphop today now has too much coonery and buffonery. “I ain’t got the time, I ain’t got the time, I ain’t got the time, …

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BRAD PITT AND ANGELINA JOLIE RELEASE JOINT STATEMENT – AND WILL DIVORCE USING A PRIVATE JUDGE
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BRAD PITT AND ANGELINA JOLIE RELEASE JOINT STATEMENT – AND WILL DIVORCE USING A PRIVATE JUDGE

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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have finally reached an agreement to handle their divorce in a private forum and will work together to re-unify their family. They have agreed releasing a joint statement that they will be using a private judge. “The parties and their counsel have signed agreements to preserve the privacy rights of …

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ISN’T THIS SWEET? PRESIDENT OBAMA GROOMSMAN IN AIDE’S WEDDING (PHOTOS)
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ISN’T THIS SWEET? PRESIDENT OBAMA GROOMSMAN IN AIDE’S WEDDING (PHOTOS)

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Over the weekend, President Obama played the role of a groomsman to his longtime aide and golf partner, Martin Nicholson President Obama made the ultimate best man at the private Jacksonville, Florida wedding between Nicholson and Helen Pajcic, who works for the Department of Education, on Saturday. But President Obama wasn’t the only politician on …

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GASHA APOLOGIZES TO STEVENS MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT YEARS AFTER SEPARATING FROM LABEL
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GASHA APOLOGIZES TO STEVENS MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT YEARS AFTER SEPARATING FROM LABEL

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When we first officially met Gasha, the artist, back in 2013, she was part of Steven’s Music Entertainment. Her musical introduction was one that would eventually become some sort of identity for the young artists; Her debut package including tracks ‘Khaki Mbere’ and ‘This life’ has turned out to be an imprint in fans’ memories …

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STANLEY ENOW & WAX DEY AFRIMA WINS SPARK TALK- MAAHLOX LE VIBEUR SAYS NIGERIA COMPENSATED WINNERS BECAUSE THEY ARE “AMBASSADORS OF NIGERIAN CULTURE”
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STANLEY ENOW & WAX DEY AFRIMA WINS SPARK TALK- MAAHLOX LE VIBEUR SAYS NIGERIA COMPENSATED WINNERS BECAUSE THEY ARE “AMBASSADORS OF NIGERIAN CULTURE”

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After the AFRIMA 2016 last Sunday that saw Cameroon bag home 3 awards; Best Central Africa- Wax Dey (Cameroon) , Best Inspirational Female – Naomi Achu (Cameroon), Best Artist/Duo/Group African Hip-hop- Stanley Enow (Cameroon), we would expect Cameroonians to be happy for and proud of the winners for flying the Green, Red, Yellow so high. …

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NENKAI TREACY EMERGES WINNER OF MUSIC TALENT COMPETITION ‘GO UNDERGROUND'(PHOTOS)
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NENKAI TREACY EMERGES WINNER OF MUSIC TALENT COMPETITION ‘GO UNDERGROUND'(PHOTOS)

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An Award Ceremony held at the Chillen Media Studios, last Saturday October 29 2016, marked the climax of the ‘Go Underground’ music talent competition (CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT ‘GO UNDERGROUND’) organized by Buea-based record label, Chillen Muzic Entertainment. After several weeks of competition, just five contestants were left standing as the finalists, battling for …

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STANLEY ENOW’S ‘AFRO’ SIDE TRULY UNLEASHED- FEATURES ON ZINNIA’S ‘BONGO’ REMIX
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STANLEY ENOW’S ‘AFRO’ SIDE TRULY UNLEASHED- FEATURES ON ZINNIA’S ‘BONGO’ REMIX

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This thing no be joke oh! Stanley Enow is really getting into this ‘Afro’ thing. He has joined Cameroonian born singer, Zinnia, on the remix to her dance song ‘Bongo’, for which a video is already in the making. Zinnia nailed the original track and we are eager to get what the King Kong brings …

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KISS DANIEL CANCELS BUEA INVASION CONCERT HOURS TO EVENT, BLAMES FAILURE ON ORGANIZERS
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KISS DANIEL CANCELS BUEA INVASION CONCERT HOURS TO EVENT, BLAMES FAILURE ON ORGANIZERS

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Kiss Daniel was scheduled to headline the Buea Invasion Concert last night Oct. 29 2016 at the Catholic University Institute Buea…a concert that finally never happened. Just hours to showtime, Kiss took to Instagram with this message that tore fans’ hearts to shreds. ‘I regret to announce that I won’t be coming to Cameroon anymore …

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RAPPER ASKIA JOINS ALPHA BETTER RECORDS…AND ALSO ‘GETS OUT OF HER CLOTHES’
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RAPPER ASKIA JOINS ALPHA BETTER RECORDS…AND ALSO ‘GETS OUT OF HER CLOTHES’

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After having crowned herself ‘La Reigne’ and declared Kamer’s finest rapper by popular opinion, it was definitely time Salatiel’s Alpha Better Records, known for its excellence in turning talent into gold, to take hold of the super-talented Askia. The rapper shared the news of her incorporation into the Alpha Better family via social media, calling …

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THE END TO ARTISTS’ STRUGGLE TO GET A SPOT ON TRACE?-TRACE GROUP TO SET UP OFFICE IN CAMEROON
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THE END TO ARTISTS’ STRUGGLE TO GET A SPOT ON TRACE?-TRACE GROUP TO SET UP OFFICE IN CAMEROON

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Cameroonian artists can bear witness that getting a video to play on any Trace platform is  a HUGE achievement that sometimes comes after a struggle. Even with the struggle, only a dotted number of Kamer artists successfully secure a spot on Trace playlists. This difficulty, more often than not, comes not because these videos are …

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ALGERIA COACH BOOTED OUT AFTER ALGERIA-CAMEROON MATCH
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ALGERIA COACH BOOTED OUT AFTER ALGERIA-CAMEROON MATCH

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After the 1-1 draw between Algeria and Cameroon last Sunday, Algeria sacked national team coach Milovan Rajevac on Tuesday as reported by Algerian public television. The station reported that the decision to amicably terminate the coach’s contract comes just over three months after he took charge. AFP accounts that FAF president Mohamed Raouraoua met with …

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STANLEY ENOW WORKING TOWARDS MARRYING CHARLOTTE DIPANDA
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STANLEY ENOW WORKING TOWARDS MARRYING CHARLOTTE DIPANDA

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Now widely known as the King Kong, Stanley Enow has been taking admirable leaps in his career, his latest big thing being his new single ‘Follow Me’ whose video recently shot in  Limbe is still in the works. Despite the huge success Stanley Enow has enjoyed since the takeoff of his career with his ground-breaker …

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THE ‘GO UNDERGROUND’ MUSIC COMPETITION MAKES A REMARKABLE TAKE-OFF (VIDEO)
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THE ‘GO UNDERGROUND’ MUSIC COMPETITION MAKES A REMARKABLE TAKE-OFF (VIDEO)

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Cameroonian Record Label Chillen Muzic Entertainment has organized a first-of-its-kind music talent search competition, GO UNDERGROUND, which kicked  off recently; First-of-its-kind in the sense that the competition will go beyond what many other music talent competitions do, to offer a 3-YEAR 10.000.000FCFA RECORD DEAL to the winner of the competition. During the course of the …

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MONTESS ‘THE NEW GIRL ON THE CAMEROON MUSIC BLOCK’ MAKES AFRIMA 2016 NOMINEE LIST
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MONTESS ‘THE NEW GIRL ON THE CAMEROON MUSIC BLOCK’ MAKES AFRIMA 2016 NOMINEE LIST

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Some call her new, we call her smart…Some call her up-coming, we call her talented…Others call her a young artist, we call her the artist who has her name printed on the sands of AFRIMA Nominee history!…MONTESS! The Queenkong, Montess, has been nominated for the 2016 all Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) in the Best Artiste/Duo/Group …

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CAMEROONIAN FOOTBALLER GAËLLE ENGANAMOUIT NAMED AMBASSADOR
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CAMEROONIAN FOOTBALLER GAËLLE ENGANAMOUIT NAMED AMBASSADOR

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24-year-old Cameroonian footballer and 2015 Female African Player of The Year,  Gaëlle Enganamouit, is scoring some ‘big goals’ off the football pitch, the most recent being her incorporation into the Ambassadors’ league. The international footballer who plays forward for Swedish Damallsvenskan club FC Rosengård has been announced Western Union Brand Ambassador in an official statement …

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DIVISION BETWEEN CAMEROON’S FILM AND MUSIC INDUSTRY VALIDATED BY TURNOUT AT THE HANSEL MEDIA CELEBRITY SOCCER MATCH?(Video)
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DIVISION BETWEEN CAMEROON’S FILM AND MUSIC INDUSTRY VALIDATED BY TURNOUT AT THE HANSEL MEDIA CELEBRITY SOCCER MATCH?(Video)

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Buzz about the Hansel Media Celebrity Soccer match had been the talk on almost, if not, all social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp, you name it) for weeks before the actual event. The match which was dubbed ‘Goals for Youths’ geared at raising awareness on the difficulties faced by Cameroon youths that hinder their personal …

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CAMEROONIAN LABEL HOPE MUSIC GROUP (HMG) GOES INTERNATIONAL- FANICKO GETS ON BOARD (NEW SINGLE)
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CAMEROONIAN LABEL HOPE MUSIC GROUP (HMG) GOES INTERNATIONAL- FANICKO GETS ON BOARD (NEW SINGLE)

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Hope Music Grouo (HMG) has signed a distribution deal with Beninese, Fanicko ‘DeJesus’, who happens to be the first international artist the label is collaborating with. Fanicko, who was nominated for the Kora Awards in the Best Newcomer category, made his public debut with his single ‘On va Faire comment’. Ever since, he has gradually …

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