Laila Swann Loves Biography - Wiki, Age, Parents

Laila Swann popularly known as Laila Loves was born on November 14, 1991 in London, England. She's a blogger and popular Youtube icon who normally writes about fashion, beauty, and traveling on the blog Laila Loves. Her Youtube channel already have more than 850,000 subscribers.

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She was once voted one of the top travel bloggers in the UK. Her brother Kel and her sister Yasmin usually feature in her Youtube videos, and as a team they combined to form a series known as 'Meet The Vloggers,' where they share their lavish lifestyles of private jets, 7-star hotels, mansions and many more.

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Mmusi Maimane Biography - Age, Country, Wiki, Profile

Mmusi Aloysias Maimane was born on 6 June, 1980 at the Leratong Hospital in Krugersdorp, Gauteng. He is a South African politician, the leader of South Africa's opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) political party since 10 May 2015, and the Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly of South Africa since 29 May 2014. He is the former leader of the DA in the Johannesburg City Council and the former DA National Spokesperson. 

His mother, Ethel Maimane, grew up in Cofimvaba in the Eastern Cape, and is of Xhosa ancestry in the Sidloyi clan. His father, Simon Maimane, was born in Soweto in Gauteng, and is of Tswana ancestry in the Bafokeng clan. His parents met in 1977 and were married by 1980 in Dobsonville, Soweto, Gauteng

His rise to national prominence began in 2011, when he was elected to be the DA's Johannesburg mayoral candidate in the 2011 municipal elections. In that election, Maimane helped to grow the party's voter base considerably, but was not elected Mayor. Thereafter he served as Leader of the Official Opposition on the Johannesburg City Council until May 2014. In addition to his political career, he is also a pastor and elder of the deeply conservative Liberty Church.

In 2010 Maimane applied to run as a DA candidate for Johannesburg City Council and also for internal election as the DA candidate for Mayor of Johannesburg. He was selected as DA National Spokesperson later in 2011. At the 2012 DA Federal Congress, Mmusi was elected as Deputy Federal Chairperson, ahead of eight other candidates.

He applied to run as the DA candidate for Gauteng Premier in 2013. He was successful in this internal race, and stood as the DA candidate for Gauteng Premier during the 2014 national election. On 18 April 2015, at the DA Western Cape Congress Maimane announced that he would run for Federal Leader of the DA at its elective Federal Congress in May 2015, and he was elected as Federal Leader of the DA on 10 May 2015, with the support of almost 90% of voting delegates.

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Pravin Gordhan Biography - Age, Country, Wiki, Profile

Pravin Jamnadas Gordhan was born on 12 April 1949. He is a South African politician and former Minister of Finance, a position he had held from 2009-2014, and again from 2015-2017. He is also the former Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, serving from 2014–2015. Jacob Zuma replaced Gordhan on 30 March 2017, during a controversial cabinet reshuffle, with Malusi Gigaba.

In 1973 he graduated from the University of Durban-Westville with a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree. Gordhan became associated with members of the Natal Indian Congress (NIC) In 1971 and was elected to its executive council in 1974. During this period, he helped establish grassroots organisations that became involved in underground activities and associated with the African National Congress (ANC) and later the South African Communist Party (SACP).

He was previously the Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service from 1999 to 2009. From 1991 and 1994, he chaired the Convention for a Democratic South Africa. As a member of parliament from 1994 to 1998, Gordhan chaired the parliamentary committee that focused on the implementation of the new Constitution and the transformation of local government in the post-apartheid. Pravin was chairman of the World Customs Organization in from 2000 to 2006.

On 10 May 2009, President Jacob Zuma appointed Gordhan as Minister of Finance, succeeding Trevor Manuel. On the 25 May 2014, he was replaced by Nhlanhla Nene as Minister of Finance. In 2014, Gordhan was appointed as the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, succeeding Lechesa Tsenoli who became Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa. On 14 December 2015, Gordhan was re-appointed as Minister of Finance, replacing David van Rooyen who had been minister for 4 days.

Looking into his degrees and honors;
University of South Africa, Honorary Doctor of Commerce, May 2007
University of Cape Town, Doctor of Law (Honoris Causa), June 2007
Central University of Technology, Doctor of Technology (Honoris Causa), March 2009
Sunday Times Business Leader of the Year, November 2016.

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Desmond Tutu Biography - Age, Country, Wiki, Profile

Desmond Mpilo Tutu was born on 7 October, 1931 in Klerksdorp, a city in northwest South Africa.His mother, Allen Dorothea Mavoertsek Mathlare, was born to a Motswana family in Boksburg. His father, Zachariah Zelilo Tutu, was from the anaMfengu branch of Xhosa and had grown up in Gcuwa, Eastern Cape.

Born of mixed Xhosa and Motswana heritage to a poor family in Klerksdorp, Tutu moved around South Africa as a child. Entering adulthood, he trained as a teacher and married Nomalizo Leah Tutu, with whom he had several children. In 1960, he was ordained as an Anglican priest and in 1962 moved to the United Kingdom to study theology at King's College London. Tutu polarized opinion as he rose to notability in the 1970s. Apartheid supporters despised him, many white liberals regarded him as too radical, and communists criticized his anti-communist stance.

He is a South African Anglican cleric and theologian known for his work as an anti-apartheid and human rights activist. He was the Bishop of Johannesburg from 1985 to 1986 and then the Archbishop of Cape Town from 1986 to 1996, in both cases being the first black man to hold the position. Theologically, he sought to fuse ideas from black theology with African theology; politically, he identifies as a socialist.

In December 1960, Edward Paget ordained Tutu as an Anglican minister at St Mary's Cathedral. He was then appointed assistant curate in St Alban's Parish, Benoni where he was reunited with his wife and children; they lived in a converted garage. 

In 1966, the Tutus left the UK and traveled, via Paris and Rome, to East Jerusalem. Spending two months in the city, Tutu studied Arabic and Greek at St George's College. He was shocked at the level of tension between the city's Jewish and Arab citizens. From there, the family returned to South Africa, spending Christmas with family in Witwatersrand. They found it difficult readjusting to a society where they were impacted by segregation and pass laws.

The TEF offered Desmond a job as their director for Africa, a position that would require relocating to London. Tutu agreed, although was initially refused permission to leave by the South African authorities; they regarded him with suspicion ever since his involvement in the Fort Hare student protests and were also increasingly antagonistic toward the WCC, which ran the TEF, because it had condemned apartheid as un-Christian.

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Blade Nzimande Biography - Age, Profile, Country

Dr. Bonginkosi Emmanuel "Blade" Nzimande was born on 14 April, 1958. He was one of the three children of Nozipho Alice and Phillip Sphambano, a Shangaan herbalist from Mozambique. He is a South African politician who was Minister for Higher Education and Training from 2009 to 2017. He has been the General Secretary of the South African Communist Party since 1998. He has a doctorate degree in philosophy specializing in sociology.

He came out strongly against proposals for nationalization at the COSATU conference in June 2011, stating that it is not "inherently progressive" as it depended on which class interests were being advanced.

Nzimande attended the Roman Catholic School, Henryville, and then Plessiers Lower Primary School before going to Mthethomusha School in Edendale, the first school in the area established under the new Bantu education system. He matriculated in 1975 at Georgetown High, Edendale. 

In 1976 Blade enrolled at the University of Zululand to study towards a BA degree, majoring in Public Administration and Psychology. He became involved in student activity, including a food boycott and demonstrations against the award of an honorary doctorate to Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi in May 1976. During that time the Black Consciousness Movement-oriented South African Students' Organization (SASO) was prominent on campus, but Nzimande's political views later shifted towards the Congress Alliance.

Looking into his work profile; In January 1982 Nzimande moved to Durban, and at that stage was active in the Dambuza Youth Organisation which affiliated to the United Democratic Front (UDF) after its launch in 1983. In Umlazi he began to work on educational issues in mid-1986 and also held clandestine Marxist study classes with the youth. 

Blade lectured until June 1987 and then joined the University of Natal, Durban to lecture in the Psychology Department. There he became involved in the Culture and Working Life Project, and initiated the cultural activities of the Dumbuzo Cultural Organisation which produced a play on violence, Koze Kube Nini, performed in the townships. He also wrote various articles on violence, and assisted in the presentation of seminars.

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Malusi Gigaba Biography - Age, Country, Profile, Wiki

Knowledge Malusi Nkanyezi Gigaba MP was born on 30 August, 1971 in Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal.  He is the Minister of Finance since 31 March 2017, previously serving as Minister of Home Affairs and Minister of Public Enterprises in the government of South Africa. First elected to the National Assembly of South Africa in 1999 as part of the African National Congress, he resigned in 2001 but was re-elected in 2004.

Gigaba is the second born to Reverend Jabulani Gigaba and Nomthandazo Gigaba. He has three sisters and a brother. Gigaba did his primary school education at Mathonsi Primary School in Mandeni around 1983. He then proceeded to do his high school education at Vryheid State High School in 1988.

During this period Knowledge became involved in various student and youth organisations such as Congress of South African Students (COSAS), the South African Youth Congress (SAYCO), the South African Student Congress (SASCO) and Young Christian Students (YCS). Some of these organisations such as COSAS and SASCO were aligned to the banned African National Congress (ANC). It was his involvement in these organisations that laid the foundation for his activities in the ANC Youth League. He has also been active in youth organizations, and was elected president of the African National Congress Youth League three times in a row (1996, 1998, 2001).

Malusi In 2004, was re-elected to Parliament where he became Deputy Minister of Home Affairs until October 2010. He was involved in a new visa system allowing easier legal flow of migration between South Africa and Zimbabwe. This and positive changes made in the department have won him praise from human rights organization PASSOP and from Adbell Musati, whose Zimbabwean twin brother starved outside of the South African home affairs offices. On 1 November 2010, he became the Minister of Public Enterprises of the Republic of South Africa. In 2011.

Gigaba lashed out at the ANCYL leadership, labeling them as "Anarchists" when they called for the nationalization of the country’s resources. Since his appointment as Minister of Public Enterprises, he has become a leading figure in the South African government. He is responsible for the significant aspect of the government's massive infrastructure investment programme through the State Owned Companies that are led by him such as Transnet and Eskom.

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Baleka Mbete Biography - Age, Country, Profile

Baleka Mbete was born on 24 September, 1949. She is a South African politician who is Speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa since 21 May 2014. Previously she was Speaker of the National Assembly from 2004 to 2008 and Deputy President of South Africa from 2008 to 2009 under Kgalema Motlanthe. She was elected National Chairperson of the African National Congress in 2007 and re-elected in 2012. Mbete is the ex-wife of poet and activist Keorapetse Kgositsile.

After going into exile in 1976, Baleka taught in Mbabane in Swaziland, and went on to work for the African National Congress (ANC) in several other African cities, including Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, Nairobi in Kenya, Gaborone in Botswana, Harare in Zimbabwe, and Lusaka in Zambia. She returned to South Africa from exile in June 1990.

On 20 September 2008, the African National Congress formally asked President Thabo Mbeki to resign as President of South Africa. Mbete, as Speaker of Parliament, accepted Mbeki's resignation on 21 September. It had been speculated that Baleka would succeed Mbeki as President, which would have made her the first female head of state in South Africa's history; however, the ANC announced that Kgalema Motlanthe, Deputy President of the ANC, would assume that position. On 23 September, Mbete was announced by the SABC as the most likely candidate for Deputy President of South Africa following Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka's resignation from the position.

Mbete's links to business have also been questioned. She and provincial secretary of the ANC in the Northern Cape Dr K M Seimelo are shareholders in Dyambu Holdings, which is involved in building the massive Gautrain public transport project in the province Gauteng. Dyambu Holdings is reported to have had links with slain magnate Brett Kebble. In 2010, she was implicated in a R25 million Gold Fields bribe under the guise of a "BEE" transaction by US investigators.

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Roger Milla Biography - Age, Country, Family, Club

Albert Roger Mooh Miller was born on 20 May, 1952. He is commonly known as Roger Milla, is a retired Cameroonian footballer who played as a forward. He was one of the first African players to be major stars on the international stage. He played in three World Cups for the Cameroon national team. He achieved international stardom at 38 years old, an age at which most forward-playing footballers have retired, by scoring four goals at the 1990 FIFA World Cup. Roger helped Cameroon become the first African team to reach the World Cup quarter-finals. Four years later, at the age of 42, he became the oldest goalscorer in World Cup history by scoring against Russia in the 1994 FIFA World Cup.

Milla is remembered for his trademark goal celebration of running to the corner flag and performing a dance. In the years that have followed, he has been recognized as a pioneer of the many unconventional and imaginative goal celebrations seen since then. He was named one of the 125 greatest living football players in 2004 by Brazilian football player Pelé. In 2007, he was named by the Confederation of African Football as the best African player of the previous 50 years.

Roger was capped 63 times for the national team, scoring 37 goals. He made his first appearance for Cameroon in 1973 versus Zaire in a World Cup qualifier and was a member of Cameroon's team at the 1982 FIFA World Cup, having a goal disallowed against Peru in their first match. Cameroon went out with three draws from their three first-round games. Two years later, he was part of the squad competing at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. He first retired from international football in 1987, and eventually moved to Réunion in the Indian Ocean where he played for JS Saint-Pierroise

He is now an itinerant ambassador for African causes. In 2004, he was named to the FIFA 100, a list of the 125 greatest living footballers selected by Pelé in conjunction with FIFA's centenary celebrations. Milla starred in a Coca-Cola advertisement for 2010 FIFA World Cup as the originator of dancing whilst celebrating when scoring a goal. He is seen in the crowd drinking Coca-Cola.

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Ken Saro Wiwa Biography - Wiki, Age, Profile, Country

Kenule Beeson "Ken" Saro-Wiwa was born on 10 October 1941 to Jim Wiwa, a forest ranger and by his third wife, Widu. He changed his name to Saro-Wiwa after the Nigerian Civil war. His father's home town is the village of Bori, Ogoniland. He spent his childhood in an Anglican home and eventually proved himself to be an excellent student; he received primary education at a Native Authority school in Bori, then attended secondary school at Government College Umuahia.

Ken was a Nigerian writer, television producer, environmental activist, and winner of the Right Livelihood Award and the Goldman Environmental Prize. Saro-Wiwa was a member of the Ogoni people, an ethnic minority in Nigeria whose homeland, Ogoniland, in the Niger Delta has been targeted for crude oil extraction since the 50s and which has suffered extreme environmental damage from decades of indiscriminate petroleum waste dumping.

Initially as spokesperson, and then as president, of the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP), Saro-Wiwa led a nonviolent campaign against environmental degradation of the land and waters of Ogoniland by the operations of the multinational petroleum industry, especially the Royal Dutch Shell company. He was also an outspoken critic of the Nigerian government, which he viewed as reluctant to enforce environmental regulations on the foreign petroleum companies operating in the area.

At the climax of his campaign, he was tried by a special military tribunal for allegedly masterminding the gruesome murder of Ogoni chiefs at a pro-government meeting, and hanged in 1995 by the military dictatorship of General Sani Abacha. His execution provoked international outrage and resulted in Nigeria's suspension from the Commonwealth of Nations for over three years.

Until his death on 10 November 1995, Saro-Wiwa's works include TV, drama and prose writing. His earlier works from 1970s to 1980s are mostly satirical displays that portrays a counter-image of Nigerian society but his later writings were more inspired by political dimensions such as environmental and social justice than satire.

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Wanuri Kahiu Biography

Wanuri Kahiu was Born in Nairobi, Wanuri is part of the new generation of African storytellers. Her stories and films have received international acclaim. Her films screened in numerous film festivals around the world. To date, Wanuri has written and directed six films and is working on her second feature length film. She is the co-founder of AFROBUBBLEGUM, a media company that supports, creates and commissions fun, fierce and frivolous African art.

Wanuri Kahiu is a Kenyan film director. She has received several awards and nominations for the films which she directed, including the awards for Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Picture at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2009.
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djsinyorita Biography | Dj Sinyorita | cloud TV

Dj Sinyorita is on of the highly rated Tanzanian female Dick jockey, AfricanEntertainmentAwardsUsA Nominated.

Accoring to her instagrame she rate her self as the TANZANIA #1 FEMALE D, works at Radio DJ Clouds Fm/CloudsTV|Events|ResidentDj ELEMENTS

More information comming soon, mean while enjoy her photos below.

You can see more of her on instagram and facebook : @djsinyorita

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Yaa Pono Biography | Story | Contact

Yaa Pono is a Ghanaian recording artist born in Tema, Ghana. He rose to fame and became one of the Africa’s premier and best-loved freestyle hip-hop artists.
His fast wit, natural charisma, use of the Akan language and sharp social observations are some of the reasons behind Pono’s championing on the social media site, YouTube, by his legion of fans. Blending these elements with highlife, hip hop, dancehall and afrobeat rhythms demonstrates Pono’s true versatility. His re-emergence as Ghana’s most respected rapper (and singer) is set.
After appearing on several local radio shows and competitions, Yaa Pono entered the studio in 1995. He can count artists such as Sarkodie, Stay Jay, Guru, D Cryme and Chris Waddle among his contemporaries as they often appeared together at gigs. Dr. Duncan’s ‘Kasahari Level’ show proved the platform for bringing Pono’s unparalled skill to the World.

Joining Ghana’s esteemed Pidgin Music record label in 2009, offered Pono more opportunities to develop and broaden his creative repertoire whilst working with the finest producers in the country. He is currently a Bavaria Big in Ghana Talent Hunt & Tour brand ambassador of two years standing.
“Yaa Pono is the best live performer in the whole World! This is not an exaggeration!” FOKN Bois
2007 “The Psalms” Mix tape
2007 “007”
2011 “Shopping Mall”
2012 “I dey feel you die”
2012 “Go Harder”
2013 “Bayla Trap” (Original Mix)
2013 “Tare Tare”
2013 “Amen”

Performances and Tours
Yaa Pono has toured extensively throughout Ghana, most notably in Accra, Koforidua, Oda and Kumasi and proved to be a sensation at this year’s “Felabration” in Lagos, Nigeria.

2012 “Ntaase remix”, Ben Brako ft Yaa Pono Virgin Ghana Music Awards
Nominations and Awards
2011 Record of the Year “Good Morning”, Yaa Pono ft Efya MTN Ghana Music Awards
Contact him on facebook: Yaa Pono

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L.A.X Biography | Age | LAX

L.A.X was is real/full name is Damilola Afolabi was born on April 10, 1993), is a Nigerian rapper recording artist. L.A.X kicked up his music career as a rapper and was part of a three-man group called Flyboiz.Damilola Afolabi was born in Lagos State, Nigeria.

 While he was still in secondary school. On August 20, 2013, L.A.X signed a major-label deal with Starboy Entertainment moments after releasing the critically acclaimed song titled "Caro" which won him the "Diaspora Artiste of The Year" at the 2014 edition of the Nigeria Entertainment Awards.

 He had his secondary school education at Turkish International School, Lagos where he formed a music group called Flyboiz, releasing a single titled "Busy Body". With the view of furthering his education, L.A.X left the group to study in the United Kingdom where he started recording songs and shot few videos.

In 2012, L.A.X released his first major single "Jaye" which featured a vocal appearance from Ice Prince. Upon his return to Nigeria, he met Wizkid through his stylist and went on to sign his first professional recording contract with Starboy Entertainment in 2013.

On 20 August 2013, L.A.X teamed up with Wizkid to release his first single under the imprint titled "Caro" which gained massive airplay and further ushered him into the Nigerian music industry. "Caro" gained massive airplay and was critically accepted among music critics. The song was nominated in the "Hottest Single of The Year" category at the 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.

Following the success of "Caro", L.A.X featured Wizkid on another song titled "Ginger". The song was nominated in the "Best Collaboration" category at the 2014 edition of BEN Television Awards. In August 2014, he completed his master's degree programme from the University of Manchester. In an interview with Ecomium Magazine, L.A.X revealed that he is working on his debut studio album.
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kimo biography | KymO

Kymo is a Nigerian upcoming artiste who used to go by the name Hakym the dream a.k.a the Lamba king.
KymO was born and raised in Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria and began singing at the tender age of 11. His love for music made him learn and master the art of songwriting, music and video production early on.
 KymO first single and video was titled Lost. And he follows it up with one of the most creative and overly sexy RnB tunes yet, titled ‘Shodamo’

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