Nigerian comedian Maryam Apaokagi has a sure-fire way of getting people to listen to her coronavirus health advice - she delivers it with a hard slap in the face.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has agreed to an arbitration process on the payment of needletime royalties, a money paid for the music aired on SABC radio stations with the Music Performance Rights Association and Independent Music Performance Rights Association.
Media company ViacomCBS Inc on Thursday beat first-quarter revenue and profit estimates, ashigher demand for its streaming services from people hunkered down at home more than offset a drop in advertising revenue due to the COVID-19 crisis.
Health Minister, Zweli Mkhize has thanked big business and the national lottery for its donation of 100 000 reusable cloth masks for frontline health workers. The minister also made use of the opportunity to confirm the latest COVID-19 statistics.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) News is continuing to record the substantial growth across its various platforms.
In the heart of Egypt’s capital, shoppers pack sweet shops and grocery stores to stock up for fast-breaking during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, shrugging off fears about the new coronavirus.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation has been granted full exemption from complying with local television content quotas.
What happens when one goes through a traumatic experience that changes their lives forever? In the third episode of our podcast series ‘In First Person’, we focus on COVID-19 survivor Lunga Nombewu. He opens up to SABC News producer Bomkazi Malobola about his experience with COVID-19.
The coronavirus lockdown has left the film industry in limbo. Government on Monday announced measures to get the industry reopened.
Sports, Arts and Culture Minister, Nathi Mthethwa, has assured organisations representing artists that the department will meet with them to forge a way forward, on financially assisting those in the sector who have been negatively affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa is hosting a media briefing to update the nation on the COVID-19 Relief Fund for the sector.
The Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa will on Monday host a media briefing to update the nation on the coronavirus (COVID-19) Relief Fund for the sector.
Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O) owned NBCUniversal is evaluating a significant reduction of staff across its portfolio of media and entertainment properties as part of a cost-cutting effort, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.
Artists are feeling the effects of the deadly coronavirus pandemic, as many are unable to generate income due to strict regulations prohibiting mass gatherings.
Icelandic actor and strongman Hafthor Bjornsson set a world record for the deadlift on Saturday when he lifted 1,104 pounds (501 kg) at Thor’s Power Gym in Iceland.
China has published a short animation titled “Once Upon a Virus” mocking the US response to the new coronavirus using Lego-like figures to represent the two countries.
For a glimpse at how Disney recovers from the coronavirus pandemic, look no further than Shanghai, where the entertainment giant has staged a limited reopening of Shanghai Disney Resort.
In a scene on the soapie Scandal, Tebello asks Yvonne Langa to help him track down Mme Maleeto.
Pop superstars Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande are teaming up for the first time on a duet that will fund scholarships for the children of health and emergency workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic.
The organizers of the Oscars said on Tuesday that films released only on streaming platforms or video on demand while movie theatres are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic would be eligible for Academy Awards next year.
Platinum-selling, award-winning South African soul artist and former season 13 SA Idols mentor, Donald, Donald Moatshe, has been using social media to interact with fans since the national lockdown.
The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) in Bloemfontein has upheld the High Court order which declared Lerato Sengadi as the customary law wife of the late hip hop singer, Jabulani "HHP" Tsambo.
Rock band Queen and singer Adam Lambert are raising money for health workers fighting COVID-19 with new single "You Are The Champions", an updated version of classic hit "We Are The Champions" recorded on mobile phones under lockdown.
Through winces and grins, two girls wearing face masks and surrounded by posters of different hairstyles bowed their heads for their hairdressers. But the spiky look they were getting - “the coronavirus” - was still too new to appear on any poster.
If you are going to be stuck under lockdown, there are worse places to end up than a spacious pub with free beer on tap.
Indian actor Rishi Kapoor, who starred in celebrated movies such as "Bobby" and "Mera Naam Joker" made by the Bollywood film industry, died on Thursday after a two-year battle with leukemia, his family said.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) says it is shocked at the news of the passing of one of the sports presenters of radio station Umhlobo Wenene FM.
What happens when one goes through a traumatic experience that changes their lives forever?
Free State government has urged residents in Bloemfontein to take part in a mass prayer and candlelight vigil Tuesday night in their yards in remembrance of all those who have died of COVID-19.
With live performances on hold due to the COVID-19 lockdown, some artists are trying to find creative ways to earn money while they are home.