Day: October 1, 2010

UK NEWS: BBC 1XTRA GEARS UP TO CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Yes folks it’s that time again! It’s Black History Month! So don’t be surprised if you see more black faces on British television throughout the month of October. Anyway BBC 1xtra will kick off the celebrations by acknowledging… Music icons (from Stevie Wonder to Dizzee Rascal), black cinema, major historical moments and classic music from over the decades inΒ Old School Sunday – a weekly show which will celebrate black music through the decades. Beginning on Friday 1 October, the Breakfast Show sees []

SINGER MARIO ARRESTED FOR ALLEGEDLY ASSAULTING HIS MOTHER

Singer Mario was arrested in Baltimore this morning for allegedly assaulting his mother in an apartment they share. At 12:53 a.m., an officer was dispatched to the 900 block of Fells St for a call for a “mental case breaking up property” inside an apartment. Officers met Hardaway in the front lobby – she was crying and appeared very upset, officers wrote. She said Mario was “throwing and damaging property” in the apartment they share, and had pushed her using his hands []

KING OF SWAZILAND FIRES JUSTICE MINISTER OVER ALLEGED AFFAIR WITH HIS WIFE

Overground Online reports that the King of Swaziland (which is in Southern Africa) has fired his justice minister Ndumiso Mamba after a hilarious photograph seemed to confirm that the minister was having an affair with one of the king’s fourteen wives. The photograph below which apparently shows Mamba hiding in the base of the queen’s bed has convinced the King that he was having an affair with his wife Nothando Dube (22). πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€ According to the website Mamba []