Tag Archives: somalia

  • Pras Michel Sues Filmmaker for Holding Footage Hostage

    Dec 3, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Fugees Pras Michel is suing Marshall Tyler for holding his movie hostage. According to TMZ, the rapper hired the filmmaker to direct a documentary about his alleged real-life account of being captured by Somali pirates off the East African coast in 2009. He put up $70k of his own money to fund the film; he […]

  • Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson Visits Africa to Stop Hunger

    Feb 19, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *50 Cent is keeping his eye and heart on serving the less fortunate, particularly in Africa. The rapper and Hip Hop mogul has dedicated some of his time, money and energy in bringing awareness to the issues of poverty Africans are facing in Kenya and Somalia. He recently visited Kenya and flew to Somalia’s southern […]

  • 50 Cent Visits Famine Victims in Africa

    Feb 9, 12 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *50 Cent flew to Dolo, Somalia on Wednesday with the World Food Program to see firsthand the effects of hunger in Somalia and Kenya. Tens of thousands of women and children have fled there over the last year to flee a devastating famine that killed tens of thousands of people across Somalia. WFP confirmed that […]

  • K’Naan Gets Legal on Mitt Romney for Using His Music

    Feb 3, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Music artist K’Naan feels utterly disgusted and disrespected by Republican hopeful Mitt Romney after the politician used his music, “Waving Flag” at his campaigns. K’Naan told MTV news he would seek legal action if the song would continue to be played at his events. “Mitt Romney makes the sort of statements that are the antithesis […]

  • Woman Kills Children Not Charged

    Sep 24, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *A young somalian woman is behind bars because she allegedly killed two of her five children by locking them in a closet. Something seems fishy in the case because the woman is not being charged with murder. The prosecutor found that the offense is not murder, but neglect…she neglected to remove those kids from the […]

  • 64 World Cup Watchers Killed in Bombings in Uganda

    Jul 12, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *In simultaneous bombings bearing the hallmarks of international terrorists, two explosions ripped through crowds watching the World Cup final in two places in Uganda’s capital late Sunday, killing 64 people, police said. One American was killed and several were wounded. The deadliest attack occurred at a rugby club as people watched the game between Spain […]