Category: Celeb News

Samuel Eto’o to Leave Russia for Inter, Chelsea or L.A Galaxy

Samuel Eto’o to Leave Russia for Inter, Chelsea or L.A Galaxy

Cameroonian football striker may soon leave his Russia club, FC Anzhi Makhachkala. This follows a decision by Anzhi owner Suleyman Kerimov to sell all of his star players following a disappointing start to the season. Media sources say Eto’o has had a face-to-face talk with Anzhi owner Suleyman Kerimov. The striker is expected to continue […]

Prince Friso of the Netherlands has died

Prince Friso of the Netherlands has died

Dutch Prince Friso is dead. He died on Monday 12 August 2013 at the Huis ten Bosch Palace (one of three official residences of the Dutch Royal Family) in The Hague at the age of 44. Prince Friso is the 2nd son of Princess Beatrix and Prince Claus and junior brother to King Willem-Alexander of […]

Why Robert Mugabe Won Zimbabwe’s 2013 Presidential Election

Why Robert Mugabe Won Zimbabwe’s 2013 Presidential Election

EDITORIAL: African Celebrities Magazine looks at two Zimbabwean political celebrities. Why did one win and why did the other loss. It should be reminded that Zimbabwe’s ZANU-PF leader President Robert Gabriel Mugabe in power since 1980 just won the 2013 Presidential Elections against main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai of Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) by a […]

Three Controversial African Film Directors Meet on Aljazeera’s ‘South2North’

Three Controversial African Film Directors Meet on Aljazeera’s ‘South2North’

On Friday, 2nd August 2013, Jahmil TX Qubeka, the director ‘Of Good Report’…a movie recently banned at the just ended 34th edition of the Durban International Film Festival, will join Cameroon’s Jean-Pierre Bekolo, Director of ‘Le President’…on the leadership in Cameroon and Angola’s João Viana, Director of ‘The Battle of Tabata’ On Aljazeera TV’s ‘South […]

Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2013 is Anna Ebiere Banner

Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2013 is Anna Ebiere Banner

18 year old Anna Ebiere Banner has been crowned Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) 2013. Anna Ebiere Banner who is also Miss Bayelsa State represented her state in the pageant. She was crowned winner on Saturday Night 20 July 2013 during the 26th edition of the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) beauty pageant. […]

British-Nigerian Femi Oke’s First 65 Days as Host of Al Jazeera’s ‘The Stream’

British-Nigerian Femi Oke’s First 65 Days as Host of Al Jazeera’s ‘The Stream’

On May 6, 2013, International broadcaster Femi Oke was revealed as the new host of Al Jazeera English’s hit social media show ‘The Stream’. 65 days on, the social media Hit Show has found a new style and new voice in Femi OKe. Femi OKe is a former BBC, Sky and CNN journalist. The British-Nigerian […]

Zambian Born Scottish Singer Emeli Sandé Breaks ‘The Beatles’ 50 Year Record

Zambian Born Scottish Singer Emeli Sandé Breaks ‘The Beatles’ 50 Year Record

Zambian Born Scottish Singer Emeli Sandé has broken a 50 year music chart record for ‘the debut album to spend more consecutive weeks in the top 10 UK’s biggest-selling records’. Her record breaking debut album “Our Version of Events” has just entered its 63rd week among the UK’s biggest-selling records more than any other album […]

Samuel Eto’o and Didier Drogba Nominated For Golden Foot Award

Samuel Eto’o and Didier Drogba Nominated For Golden Foot Award

Just when African Football is at the verge of a transition, the names Samuel Eto’o and Didier Drogba so far still ring as the most powerful and most successful names in African Football currently. While this is not necessarily a position taken by African Celebrities Magazine, we do realize that world football is not in […]

6 Africans in Time Magazine 100 Most Influential People including Omotola J.

6 Africans in Time Magazine 100 Most Influential People including Omotola J.

Since Time Magazine published its annual list of ‘100 Most influential People of 2013’ on April 18, 2013, there has been so much buzz within African circles, especially by African movie fans about the unexpected featuring of Nollywood A-lister Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde in this year’s edition. In fact many have consciously or unconsciously cared less about […]

Cameroonian Movie Wins ‘Best African film of 2013’ at AMA Awards

Cameroonian Movie Wins ‘Best African film of 2013’ at AMA Awards

For the first time ever in an Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) or Africa’s Oscars, a Cameroonian movie has won the Special Jury Award in order words, the award for Africa Movie Academy Awards Best African film of 2013. The Movie is this discussion is called ‘Ninah’s Dowry’ written, produced and directed by Cameroonian born […]