UK rapper Lethal Bizzle adds to his business empire with the launch of debut fragrance at star-studded event
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UK rapper Lethal Bizzle adds to his business empire with the launch of debut fragrance at star-studded event

UK RAPPER Lethal Bizzle has expanded his business empire with the launch of his debut fragrance, Stay Dench. The east London-born star, who already has a successful music career and clothing line, showed off his latest addition at an event in London yesterday (Aug 14). “We are pleased to announce the debut launch of the … Continue reading

US TV series ‘Falling Water’, starring British actor David Ajala, renewed for second season
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US TV series ‘Falling Water’, starring British actor David Ajala, renewed for second season

US TV series Falling Water starring British actor David Ajala has been renewed for a second season. The supernatural drama thriller follows “three unrelated people whose worlds collide when they discover newfound abilities to manipulate dreams – and, by extension, the dreamers themselves,” according to Deadline. “They must determine how to use their gifts once … Continue reading

First-time writer pens book to empower children with sickle cell after growing up embarrassed about her condition
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First-time writer pens book to empower children with sickle cell after growing up embarrassed about her condition

A FIRST-time children’s author from Birmingham in the UK has written a book to empower young people with sickle cell. Jenica Leah Gregory, 27, who was diagnosed with sickle cell in childhood, remembers growing up embarrassed by the life-limiting condition. She felt inspired to write her self-published book, My Friend Jen, to fill a gap … Continue reading

Meet the entrepreneur making world travel more accessible to people of colour though her popular DIY web series
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Meet the entrepreneur making world travel more accessible to people of colour though her popular DIY web series

MEET EVITA Robinson is the founder of the Nomadness Travel Tribe, a network for travellers of colour. A pioneer of the “urban travel” movement, Nomadness has grown since its launch in 2010 from a DIY travel web series into a network that now counts more than 15,000 members worldwide. Evita says she understands how women … Continue reading

Grammy Award-winning Chance the Rapper is ‘turning down $10m in record deal offers’ to stay independent
Music

Grammy Award-winning Chance the Rapper is ‘turning down $10m in record deal offers’ to stay independent

SINCE HIS historic win at the Grammys, Chance the Rapper is reportedly turning down $10m in offers from record labels. The Chicago rapper, who beat Drake and Kanye West to win the Grammy Award for Best Rap Album, would rather stay independent, a source told the New York Post. They said: “Every label is still … Continue reading

Meet Ama Marfo, the co-founder of an online platform that allows customers to pay for expensive flights in instalments
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Meet Ama Marfo, the co-founder of an online platform that allows customers to pay for expensive flights in instalments

  MEET AMA Marfo, the CEO and co-founder of Airfordable, an online platform that allows users to reserve flights by making deposits and spreading out the payments up to 11 months. It’s an option for those on low budgets or credit, as well as those wanting to lock in a fare, says Airfordable co-founder Ama … Continue reading