Congolese fashion designer goes virtual as virus hits runway shows

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – U.S.-based Congolese fashion designer Anifa Mvuemba was excited about debuting her fashion line, Hanifa, at this year’s New York Fashion Week. But when her show was... Read more »

Africa’s MultiChoice looks to Netflix and Amazon in strategy shift

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Adding streaming services will give Africa’s biggest pay-TV group, MultiChoice, a head start when online viewing takes off on the continent, it said on Thursday, after... Read more »

For DJ Black Coffee, COVID-19 signals pause to rethink music business

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – He rose from South Africa’s poorest province to become one of the world’s most successful DJs, entertaining millions in dance clubs all over the globe, but... Read more »

Ethiopia sets tentative August date for elections

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s upcoming national vote will probably be held on Aug. 16, the electoral board said on Wednesday, the first poll under Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed... Read more »

Reed regains ‘Captain America’ cape at Royal Melbourne

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Patrick Reed had dug himself a hole before arriving at the Presidents Cup, his two-stroke penalty for flinging some sand away with his wedge in a... Read more »

Woods leads from front as U.S. wins Presidents Cup

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – United States captain Tiger Woods led from the front as the Americans dominated the Sunday singles to overhaul the Internationals at Royal Melbourne 16-14 and claim... Read more »

U.S. rally to stall Internationals’ advance at Presidents Cup

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – The United States conjured up some magic moments on the 18th green to fight back in Friday’s foursomes and hold the Internationals to a 6.5-3.5 lead... Read more »

Woods to sit out Saturday fourballs at Presidents Cup

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – United States captain Tiger Woods has decided to sit out Saturday morning’s fourball matches against the Internationals at the Presidents Cup. Justin Thomas, whose partnership with... Read more »

Keeping digging: Reed fires up crowd with shovel gesture

FILE PHOTO: Golf – The 148th Open Championship – Royal Portrush Golf Club, Portrush, Northern Ireland – July 19, 2019 Patrick Reed of the U.S. on the 11th hole... Read more »

Captain Woods gives United States early lead at Presidents Cup

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – United States captain Tiger Woods led from the front to claim the opening fourballs match with Justin Thomas at the Presidents Cup but the Internationals were... Read more »