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Gap Inc. to Launch its First Stores in Africa July 2011

(Reuters) – Clothing retailer Gap Inc (GPS.N) will enter Africa this year, as part of an ongoing international push, with plans to open stores in Egypt and Morocco. The company plans to open its first Gap store in Egypt this (July) and the first Gap and Banana Republic stores in Morocco in October. The stores …

Events

D'Banj aka African Michael Jackson Glides onto BET Awards Red Carpet 2011 with that "Naija Swag"

“Dem” say, “Naija no dey carry last.” Indeed. D’Banj, Singer and Mo’Hits Record Executive, clearly prepared for his special day on the red carpet at the 2011 BET Awards. The self proclaimed “African Michael Jackson” took a line from his hit single, “Mo gbono feli feli bi amala to ji na (I’m hot and you …

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Pre-BET Awards 2011: View Naija Interviews 2Face (Video)

Nigerian acts 2Face and D’Banj are nominees in the Best International Act category, Africa at the 2011 BET Awards. The award ceremony  takes place later this evening at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Just before the show, View  Naija was snagged an interview with TuFace. Check out what TuFace had to say about his …

Events, Music

Music News: Blitz the Ambassador to Perform in Brooklyn June 4th, 2011 – FREE Admission

Ladybrille New Yorkers, The super talented, out of this world artist, Blitz the Ambassador will be performing this Saturday at the Brooklyn Museum located at 200 Eastern Parkway, as part of Target First Saturday. Admission is FREE! “At the Brooklyn Museum’s Target First Saturdays, thousands of visitors enjoy free programs of art and entertainment each …

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T-Pain to Attend MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) + MAMA Final Lineup

T-PAIN, D’BANJ & BIG NUZ TAKE THE ROAD TO THE MTV AFRICA MUSIC AWARDS WITH AIRTEL, US HIP HOP STAR EVE TO HOST THE SHOW (Lagos/Johannesburg, 7 December 2010): MTV and Airtel today revealed that contemporary rap icon T-Pain is to visit Nigeria to perform at the 2010 MTV Africa Music Awards with Airtel (MAMA). …