Angola: Luanda Leaks Corruption Files ‘Tip of the Iceberg,’ Campaigners Say

[VOA] Johannesburg -Angolan activists say the recent “Luanda Leaks” investigation – which uncovered billions of dollars’ worth of unscrupulous business dealings that made the daughter of Angola’s longtime president, the richest woman in Africa – is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to corruption in the oil-rich African country.

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Nigeria: Winning Grammy Award Would Have Ruined Burna Boy – HR Expert

[Vanguard] The 2020 Grammy awards have come and gone; we have seen the winners and the losers. However, since Nigeria’s representative in the Grammy, Burna Boy lost the coveted award to Beninese singer and actress, Angelique Kidjo, people have been reacting to the former’s loss on social media.

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South Africa: Ramaphosa Speaks About Eskom, Land During ANC’s 108 Celebration

[News24Wire] ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa’s January 8th statement in Kimberley on Saturday read like a less heavy version of last year’s statement, with talk of land reform, reinvigorating the economy and state-owned enterprises (SOEs), and confronting corruption and state capture.

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Nigeria: Burna Boy, Rema, Melt Obama’s Heart

[This Day] Former president of the United States of America, Barack Obama, recently took to his Twitter page to share his list of favourite songs in 2019. Interestingly, Obama’s list included 35 songs and two of them were from Nigeria. The 44th president of the United States of America named Nigeria’s Burna Boy’s Anybody and Rema’s Iron Man as two of his favourite songs from 2019.

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