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Africa loses more in IFFs than it gains from development aid - Experts. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official twitter handle of Amandine Irigoga]

Africa loses more in IFFs than it gains from development aid – Experts

African experts recently gathered in Senegal to discuss illicit financial flows (IFFs) and suggest ways of tackling it in the continent. At the event, Coumba Touré, the Chairperson of TrustAfrica Foundation, said IFFs in excess of $50 billion leave the African continent annually to tax havens. According to Ms Touré,…

Stan Lee, the mastermind behind Marvel Comics. Photo credit: UPROXX

Marvel legend Stan Lee is dead

Stan Lee, the mastermind behind Marvel Comics, has died at the age of 95. His daughter J.C., who he is survived by, said an ambulance rushed to his Hollywood Hills home on Monday morning and he was taken to Cedar's Sinai Medical Center, where he died. He began his career…

ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 05: The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin performs at The Fox Theatre on March 5, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for The Fox Theatre)

Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, is dead

Aretha Franklin, also known as "the Queen of Soul," has died at the age of 76. According to CNN, she died at her home in Detroit surrounded by her family and friends. The Franklin’s statement states that the “official cause of death was due to advance pancreatic cancer of the…

Seyi Shay, iLLBliss, Skales, others storm Abuja Industry Night

Xhale Lounge in Abuja played host to the maiden event of the Abuja Industry Night on Thursday February 23. The night was graced by some of the finest artistes in the Nigerian music industry with Nigerian singer and songwriter, Seyi Shay, CAPital Hill Music boss, iLLBLiss, Baseline Music act, Skales…