Tag: African talents

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He is much followed every morning by RFI listeners especially those living in Africa. With his column "the so very democratic Republic of Gondwana", artistically and with humor, Mamane remakes current events. But the Frenchman of Niger origin was not predestined to practice in communication. Born in Niger in 1964, Mamane, of his real name Mo ...
  He is for Benin what DJ Arafat is for Ivory Coast. The icon of the Beninese new generation artists, Dibi Dobo has just made a breakthrough by realizing collaboration with the world star Angélique Kidjo. Entitled "Ekomole" the new sound has been played in a loop on radio stations of Cotonou since a few hours. The artist has also ann ...
Three winners of the edition 2015 of the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) received their awards on Wednesday during a big evening organized in Skhirat, Morocco. The Moroccan Adnane Remma won the Grand Prix of the competition. His invention consists of an alternative patented for antibiotics intended for the cattle and the poultry. It is a compo ...
The edition 2015 of the marathon of Paris ended on Sunday with the coronation of the Kenyan, Mark Korir. In 2 hours 5 minutes and 48 seconds, the 30-year-old athlete succeeded in obtaining his first victory in an international competition. He was second in the half marathon of Paris competed last March. Another Kenyan athlete, Luka Kanda, ar ...
Successfully tried by China for the first time in 2006, South Africa has just marked a big step by doing its first successful transplant of penis of the continent. The transplant of the organ was done on 11th December at the Tygerberg hospital of Cape Town. The operation took nine hours. The penis used for the operation was taken from a dead do ...
Unsurprisingly, the ranking of 20 bigger fortunes of football is dominated by both stars of the Liga, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. The Africans, Samuel Eto'o and Yaya Touré, are also represented in the top 20. Untouchable on the pitch, both standard bearers of the Spanish championship, Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) and Lionel Messi ...
As Africa Top Success reported it earlier, the 10th edition of the TV event, Canal 2 Or initially planned in 2014, was held on Saturday, 28th February in Yaoundé (Cameroon). The award evening for the actors of the Cameroonian music allowed honoring several artists and cultural promoters this year. As a reminder, the first lady of the Republi ...
The information and communication technologies (ICTS) are in the spotlight in Burkina Faso. The ministry of the development of the digital economy and the post offices launches two competitions in the domain towards the students and the young entrepreneurs. It is about "Faso-innova-Tic" and "Imagine Cup" of Microsoft. The objective is to succ ...
The program of the strategic support for the scientific research in Ivory Coast (PASRES) has just launched a call for the application for the "Prize of the young inventor 2015", awarded in partnership with the Ivorian Intellectual property Office (OIPI). Provided with the amount of 2 000 000 FCFA, this Prize launched within the framework of ...
The Gabonese boxer, Taylor Mabika, has just registered his country on the list of the great African nations of boxing. Last Saturday, he beat the American, Tyler Seever and henceforth holds the world championship professional belt for the category heavy-light IBU version. Taylor Mabika becomes the first Gabonese world champion in this IBU version. ...
The two African stars, Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto'o, represent the success of an entire continent, and even after their international retirement. These words are from Salomon Kalou, the striker of the Elephants and shareholder of Hertha Berlin (Germany), quoted by the APA News Agency. Speaking of the two stars, who are not taking part i ...
The 2014 All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, brought together some of the best talents from the five regions of the continent to the 2014 main award ceremony held on Saturday, 27th December at the Grand Ballroom, Oriental Hotel, Lagos Nigeria. Sizzling performances came from top African performing artistes such as 2Baba, Dear Zim from Zimbabwe; ...
Youssou N’dour and Akon are getting ready to bring out a new album entitled "Millennium Mbalakh", both stars of Senegalese origin intend to participate in the brilliance of the image of Senegal via the collaboration that will be the mixing of two different trends. According to the R&B star, this moment was much expected. "It is +You + th ...
Elba got the heavy responsibility to embody the first Black president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela. The British of African origin, unknown of the public for a long time, has quickly become famous and could be the first Black to embody the emblematic James Bond. Born on 6th September 1972 in London from a Sierra Leonean father and of a Gha ...
They were discovered by the public for the first time with the title "Sitya Loss" by the Ugandan artist, Eddy Kenzo. Today they are famous in their country and on the Internet. The videos of the Ghetto Kids (8 - 11 years old) are visualized by millions of Internet users. Having become artists from their childhood, they make shows on stages and ...
Sunday, 21st December 2014 would probably be one of the bad memories for the Togolese. The country lost in a single day two talents that make its pride. Early in the morning, the Internet users were informed about the death of Makassi, the young dancer for the Toofan group. The latter was involved in a traffic accident. The fans of the ge ...
The Ivorian musical group, Magic System, with its song, "Magic in the Air" henceforth stands in the second position of the YouTube ranking of the clips with more than 45 million views in France in 2014. According to the statistics, Magic System comes after Black M that is first with the clip "Mrs. Pavoshko". The mythical Ivorian group is ...
Many of their fans would have wished to see them together, not only on shooting stages, but united for life, because they form an attractive couple on the red carpet under projectors during prestigious events. We hint at the charming actress, Nadia Buari, and the handsome boy of the Ghanaian cinema, Majid Michel. As a reminder, the mother ...
The center for the promotion of the leadership on the African continent "African Leadership Academy" (ALA) based in Johannesburg (South Africa) is opened until 12th December 2014 for the registration of the candidates for the class 2015. Created in 2008, the center recruits hundreds of young people for its various programs, all centered on the l ...
At 24 years old, the Kenyan Anthony Mutua invents the shoes that recharge batteries. In fact, he used Nike sports shoes as samples. The idea is to use the energy created by the movements of our body to generate electricity that can thus recharge batteries of mobile phones or other electronic devices. The battery is placed in the sole of t ...
As announced by Africa Top Success last September, the Gabonese taekwondoka, Anthony Obame and the Ivorian athlete, Murielle Ahouré respectively received on Tuesday in Dakar, (Senegal) the Prize of Honor 2014 and the Prize for Excellence by the Abdou Diouf Sports Vertu Foundation. It was during an awards ceremony enhanced by the presence of ...
2014 has been a successful year for the Ivorian artist, A'slafo (of his real name Salif Traoré). The vocal leader and founder of the Magic System group is at the top of his glory with the 16th gold disc he won in September 2014 with "Africainement Vôtre", the last album by the group.Before this nth distinction for A'salfo and his group, the native ...
The Togolese international footballer and striker of Tottenham, Sheyi Emmanuel Adebayor is listed among the richest 100 celebrities in the world according to the ranking 2014 by the American magazine, Forbes, with 6,5 million euro annual income. It was in 2011 when he joined Tottenham, at first borrowed from Manchester City before a definiti ...
Africa Top Success launches the first edition of Africa Top Success Awards. The event distinguishes the personalities whose achievements during the year 2014 participated in the development of Africa and in the improvement of its image on the international level. For this first edition of Africa Top Success Awards, the nominated listed by th ...
During 5 primetimes, the Madagascan candidate, Deenyz was irreproachable, what was worth to her the first position in the competition. This weekend, Danielle, the Cameroonian candidate created the surprise and outclasses the one who was until then considered as invincible. From the fourth position, Danielle went through levels in only one ...
Immediately put on the disc market, the very last opus by the musician Flavour is about to take the sales record on the Nigerian musical scene. Released last 14th November, the album baptized "Thankful" has met an unprecedented success with the fans in spite of the on-line downloads, a phenomenon that plunges the world musical industry into ...
How far will the success of Marema still go? All that touches the Senegalese singer is transformed into gold, and it is deserved. Her song "Femme d’Affaires" already allowed her to impress the Jury for the edition 2014 of StarAfrica Sounds competition and she has just won RFI Discovery Awards. Formerly chorus-singer for famous Senegalese ...
The Senegalese, Marema, is declared winner of RFI Discovery Awards 2014 on Monday, 18th November. The lady from Dakar, strongly influenced by the acoustic music of Tracy Chapman, impressed the jury chaired by the Congolese star, Fally Ipupa. The event will fully be talked about in "Couleurs tropicales" program on RFI the following day. Marem ...
Toofan is not out of imagination. After "Virus", the fourth album by the group released in 2012, "les Fils du vent" (the Sons of the wind) released last weekend, "Overdose" their very last opus promising a brilliant success just like the previous ones. Togolese Toofan group took time to release its last album. The group justifies this delay ...
Island Africa Talent's acts have been succeeding to one another without worrying the one who tops the race of the first primetime. In fact, the performances of the Madagascan candidate, Deenyz, is unanimously approved by televiewers as well as members of the jury. During the fourth stage of the reality show, she sums up 102,5 over 120 and thus ...
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