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  • Beyonce, James Earl Jones, John Kani set for 'The Lion King' remake

    November 2, 2017 8:51 AM 109

    South African actor John Kani will play the role of Rafiki. NEW YORK - Beyonce, actor James Earl Jones and comedian John Oliver are joining the cast of Walt Disney’s new live-action film version of the The Lion King, the studio said. Directed by Jon Favreau, the movie follows the storyline of the 1994 animated film, in which a young lion named Simba

  • Nadia Nakai headlines Pablo’z celebrations

    November 1, 2017 5:12 PM 68

    SOUTH Africa based Zimbabwean female rapper, Nadia Nakai, will headline a double celebration set for Pablo’z Club and VIP lounge this Friday. Club owner, Pablo and one of the spot’s wheel-spinners Juice the strongest DJ, are hosting a potentially exciting double birthday celebration that is expected to attract the capital’s high heeled and socialites

  • By linking coming out with under-age sex, Kevin Spacey has betrayed all gays, writes ANDREW PIERCE

    November 1, 2017 1:02 AM 70

    When Kevin Spacey was confronted with Anthony Rapp’s devastating accusations, the actor and his highly paid PR advisers took a gamble. It seems they decided that if the star became one of the first Hollywood A- listers to ‘come out’ as gay, it would divert attention from the real story — that Spacey had reportedly picked up a 14-year-old boy, placed

  • Slowik: Industries must adopt practices to protect kids from sex predators

    October 31, 2017 7:26 PM 74

    I wish I could say I was shocked by Joliet native Anthony Rapp's story that when he was age 14, a powerful and high-profile figure like Kevin Spacey allegedly made a sexual advance toward him. Rapp recollected to BuzzFeed News that in 1986, the two were alone in Spacey's New York apartment when all other guests had left a party. Rapp said he had been watching

  • Selena Gomez's Gray Sweatshirt

    October 31, 2017 4:44 PM 66

    Selena Gomez Went on a Bike Ride, and Our Eyes Immediately Went to Her Outfit Selena Gomez stepped out for the first time since news broke of her split from The Weeknd, and she couldn't have looked more chilled out. The 25-year-old was spotted riding a bike with her friend, and our eyes immediately went to her outfit, which is ridiculously easy for anyone

  • Chris Nyemba’s Angry Relatives Bash Jah Prayzah, “He Owed Our Relative 8 Months Pay”

    October 31, 2017 4:33 PM 63

    Staff Reporter | Jah Prayzah’s woes continue to increase. After his weekend troubles when he was pelted on stage, Jah Prayzah, is in the headlines again for the wrong reasons, this time as relatives of the late Chris Nyemba his late security man accuse the popular musician of allegedly not paying their relative for 8 months. It is also alleged that Jah Prayzah

  • All The Photographers Showcasing At Lagos Photo Festival 2017

    October 31, 2017 12:44 PM 115

    The art scene in Lagos is buzzing, and we at Konbini are proud to be media partners of powerhouses that uphold the structure in Nigeria such as ARTXLagos and Lagos Photo Festival. Launched in 2010, Lagos Photo Festival is the first international art festival of photography in Nigeria. The month-long festival includes exhibitions, workshops, artist presentations

  • Google Doodle Celebrates Halloween With This Ghostly Animated Tale

    October 31, 2017 3:29 AM 66

    Google’s Halloween Doodle this year animates an ordeal that has haunted us all: the costume dilemma. Jinx the lonely ghost is caught in the clutches of costume anxiety, unable to pick which outfit is best for the Monster Mash. Should Jinx be a witch? A mummy? An astronaut? A bat? Or a pirate? Dying to get it right and fit in with the trick-or-treat crew, the lonely

  • Netflix cancels 'House of Cards' amid sexual abuse allegation against Kevin Spacey

    October 31, 2017 2:12 AM 72

    The fallout facing Kevin Spacey widened Monday following an accusation that he allegedly made sexual advances on a teen boy, with Netflix pulling the plug on his hit show "House of Cards" and "deeply troubled" producers of the political thriller arriving on set to comfort cast mates. Executives from Netflix and the show's producer, Media Rights Capital

  • Bar offers 25% off drinks for women who are on their periods in 'Bloody Hour' offer in Israel

    October 30, 2017 10:27 AM 63

    A bar in in Israel is showing solidarity with menstruating women by offering a 25 per cent discount to women who are having their period. The two women who own the Anna Loulou bar in Tel Aviv, Moran Barir and Dana Etgar, said they want to do women a ‘favour’ with their new ‘Bloody Hour’. The 25 per cent figure was chosen because women are menstruating