Day: December 2, 2013

UK NEWS: MUSICIAN GOLDIE STRIPS OFF IN SUPPORT OF CAMPAIGN AGAINST DEEP-SEA TRAWLING

Musician Goldie has joined the campaign to ban destructive deep-sea trawling. On December 10, the European Parliament will vote on a raft of new regulations on deep-sea fishing. Campaigners say deep-sea trawling is wiping out ecosystems the size of Paris every day, and want the EU to ban deep-sea trawling in its waters, and see the debate as a chance to save threatened ecosystems from collapse. CLICK HERE to read more about the campaign and to view more photographs. I am confident that  a []

UK WEB SERIES NEWS: ‘DEAR JESUS’ SEASON 3 AUDITIONS

Wonder London Films makers of the hit black British web series ‘Dear Jesus’are looking for the following…. Nurse Bumi – Central character Middle aged black woman. Kind and hearty with a wicked tongue. Wale– Central character Handsome Nigerian young man in his mid-late 20’s with a wicked temper but a loving nature. Must be able to speak Yoruba. Abike– Minor character Wale’s mother. Nigerian woman in her late 40s. Must be able to speak Yoruba. Jade– Central Character Beautiful young black or mixed race []

HIT DRAMA SERIES FROM AFRICA: ‘SHUGA’ (SERIES 1)

Shuga is a TV series that first aired in November 2009 on MTV Base as part of an initiative dubbed MTV Staying Alive Ignite! It was commissioned by MTV Networks Africa in association with The MTV Staying Alive Foundation, PEPFAR (The US President’s Emergency Fund for Aids Relief), the Partnership for an HIV-Free Generation (HFG) and the Government of Kenya, as part of a ground-breaking multimedia campaign to spread the message about responsible sexual behaviour and tolerance. It later became a hit and aired in 40 different African countries before it []