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Rita Dominic, Mildred Okwo, Ivie Okujaye Nominated for the 2015 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards are…

The Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards(AMVCA) was created to celebrate the contribution of African filmmakers, actors and technicians in making Africa’s film industry successful. The 2015 edition marks its third year and last week, the organizers released the nominees for the upcoming 2015 glitzy event that is streamed across 50 African countries. See full list…

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And the Nominees for the 2015 Golden Globes Awards are… FULL LIST & Video

The nominations for the 72nd Golden Globe Awards were announced last week December 11th,2014 at the Beverly Hilton hotel. Great news for Nigeria’s David Oyelowo who was nominated for Best Actor in the Drama category for his work in Selma. During the traditional pre-dawn ceremony in Beverly Hills, HFPA president Theo Kingma introduced Kate Beckinsale, two-time…

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Adenah Bayoh

African Women Entrepreneurs: Liberia’s Adenah Bayoh’s Quest to Become the Youngest IHOP Franchisee

Adenah Bayoh after escaping a Civil War in Liberia, relocated to America and subsequently purchased and grew a multi-million dollar business becoming the top employer in her community. She was the youngest person to become a franchisee at IHOP. Watch and listen to her story at Our World Black Enterprise hosted by Ladybrille Man alum…

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African Women Entrepreneurs: (Video) Shirley Frimpong-Manso on Becoming Ghana’s Top Movie Producer & Director

Shirley Frimpong-Manso, a Ghanaian film producer and director shares her journey to becoming Ghana/Africa’s top movie producer and director. She shares how uncomfortable she was with the African film narrative where women were abused and neglected and decided to do something about it. Watch the Ndani TV feature.

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Women in Entertainment: (Video) Shonda Rhimes ‘I Haven’t Broken Through Any Glass Ceilings’

Hollywood writer and producer Shonda Rhimes was honored on Wednesday with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award at the annual Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment Breakfast. Shonda is responsible for hits series: How to Get Away with Murder, Scandal, and Grey’s Anatomy. Watch and/or read her full speech below. Photocredit: Getty Images Shonda Rhimes Full Speech…

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