Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyong'o joins fight against ivory poaching

She has also pledged to promote women’s issues‚ acting and the arts in Kenya.
“I am proud of my Kenyan heritage‚ and part of that heritage is the incredible wildlife haven that is in our care‚” Nyong’o said in a statement issued today by WildAid.
“I have come to realize that when you know more‚ you do more.
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AfricAvenir and FNCC present Namibian short films

AfricAvenir and the FNCC present will on Wednesday July 8, 18h30, four Namibian short film, including the World Premieres of “Where there is Smoke” and “Looking for Nelao”.
A statement issued by AfricAvenir said with the screening they also want to introduce Oshoveli Shipoh to the film industry in Namibia.
AfricAvenir and FNCC present in their bi-monthly Namibian film series four Namibian short films, including the premiere of the short film “Where there is Smoke” by Oshoveli Shipoh.
Another premiere, “Looking for Nelao” will also be offered as a special
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Bobbi Kristina Brown 'barely' alive

The 22-year-old star was moved to hospice care last week as her 'condition has continued to deteriorate' since she was found unresponsive in a bathtub at her home near Atlanta in late January and insiders say her responses are minimal.
A source told Fox411: 'She barely has any signs of life, hardly any vitals. 'Security has been beefed up and even local law enforcement have been called because the families have been told that death is now imminent and they want to make sure that photographers don't get pictures of her body being removed.'
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Khanyi Mbau threatened

Khanyi Mbau is a marked woman. The television talk-show host has been threatened by a woman who granted her a tell-all interview on her hit show Katch It With Khanyi on e.tv.
Pheladi Makola opened her heart about her affair with popular DJ Black Coffee last year on Mbau's show and it was broadcast on the free-to-air satellite station OpenViewHD. But the show was then moved to the terrestrial station with a bigger audience.
Makola sees this as a betrayal on Mbau's part.
In messages seen by Sowetan sent by Makola, she blames Mbau for losing out on a job.
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Nick Cannon happy Mariah Carey moves on

The 'America's Got Talent' host - who has four-year-old twins Moroccan and Monroe with his estranged wife - isn't upset that the 'Hero' hitmaker is now romancing businessman James Packer and 'supports' her personal decisions.
A source told E! News: 'Nick and Mariah are on better terms these days. Mariah is in really good spirits and there have been no arguments with them for some time now. 'Nick is doing really well in his personal life and he just wants Mariah to be happy.
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Fashion Police

LEGAL - She looks both classy and graceful and the dress hugs her figure just perfectly. The colour of the dress also compliments her completion.
LETHAL - My sister congratulations on your award. You had everything going right from the matching orange shirt and shoes. But WHY for goodness’s did you have to carry that pink handbag? It just killed your look. Read more about Fashion Police

Activist Khadja Nin doesn't miss music

The Burundi star, who scaled the charts and crooned her way into our hearts with hits such as Sambolera and Wale Watu in the 1990s, says she doesn't miss music.
She now lives in a village called Segou in south central Mali next to the Niger River.
"I have no office, I have nothing. I'm free. I wake up in the morning and have breakfast, then I call my children. I have a fantastic life. I never really have a plan, I could maybe go to the market or visit the ladies or see if there's a well [that needs] to be dug," says Khadja Nin.
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Kanye West's diva demands

Kanye West reportedly requested a whole field for his crew at Glastonbury Festival, in England where he headlined this past weekend.
The Only One hitmaker headlined Saturday evening at Worthy Farm, Somerset where he branded himself 'the greatest rockstar of all time' and it appears he had a list of demands suited to the title.
The 38-year-old rapper reportedly requested his crew and entourage - which included wife Kim Kardashian West - should have a private field for all their tour vehicles, so they wouldn't be disturbed by others.
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Sam Smith singing again after surgery

Young soul sensation Sam Smith is singing again six weeks after he underwent vocal surgery that left him silent.
The 23-year-old British singer posted this week on Instagram a short video of him singing Elvis Presley's Can't Help Falling in Love with his brassy range.
"I'm back," was Smith's simple message.
Smith earlier announced that he would resume performing on July 3 at a festival in England's Thetford Forest.
Upcoming dates include the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland and Lollapalooza in Chicago.
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OkaMannetti brand spreads like wildfire

One simply cannot attend an event nowadays without seeing at least one person wearing an OkaMannetti branded shirt or jacket.
The recently launched local clothing line has spread like wildfire over the past few weeks.
Gabriel Malakia, Nambowa Malua, Michael Gawanab and Tuli Sheya, are the faces behind the clothing line.
According to Gabriel, who refers to himself as the group leader, they already had the idea of creating a local sports brand, the only thing that was missing was a corporate identity or logo.
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