Entertainment

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Juventus' exclusive deal with Pro Evolution Soccer

Serie A's Juventus Football Club has signed an exclusive deal with Konami for its Pro Evolution Soccer game. This means Juventus will not feature in the EA SPORTS' FIFA 20 game and FIFA Mobile games.

Mary Njoku on CANAL+ acquisition and more

Mary Njoku, founder of ROK, speaks to us about the business of Nollywood, the CANAL+ acquisition and more. Njoku also shares some information on her business journey.

Nigeria's ROK acquired by France's CANAL+

Nigeria's ROK has been acquired by France's leading audio-visual entertainment company, CANAL+ Group. The IROKO Ltd-incubated ROK is expected to enhance Canal+’s local original content development.

Spotify quits music distribution

Spotify has announced that it is shutting down its Upload Beta Program. The service allowed music artists to upload their songs to Spotify for free and without any middle-men.

Identifying fake photos on the Internet

Other research has shown that manipulated images can distort viewers’ memory and even influence their decision-making. So the harm that can be done by fake images is real and significant.

MultiChoice to lay off 2,194 staff

MultiChoice Group has issued a statement that it is planning to lay off 2,194 customer care staff. The identified group of staff work in the company's walk-in customer centers and customer care call centees.

South Africa's animation industry boost

A new partnership between South Africa's Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct and the National Film and Video Foundation with France-based animation school, Gobelins, and the French Embassy in South Africa is looking to boost the country's animation industry.