Happy new week guys! We're starting off with African-American women magazine Essence, which featured EbonyLife TV CEO as a Model Mogul on the magazine's first global issue. The latest issue of the magazine describes Mo Abudu as a media maven who is transforming television in Africa. Also featured in the magazine were two other leading African women entrepreneurs, Kenyan entrepreneur Nelly Tuikong of Pauline Cosmetics and Zambian entrepreneur Monica Musonda, CEO of Java Foods. And former Miss Tanzania Millen Magese was featured on the Beauty section of the magazine as the pretty traveler.
July 13, 2015 So, Nigerian-American fast-rising singer and rapper Jidenna set twitter on Fire when he said he attended his father’s burial in Nigeria with a lot of AK47s and military commandos lest he gets kidnapped.
In an interview with Vlad TV, Jidenna has it that light-skinned people are more prone to kidnappers than dark-skinned people in Nigeria, because they are perceived to be more valuable.
This angered many Nigerian twitter users who accused the “Classic Man” singer of ignorance.