Music and movie are the core entertainment hub in Africa and the celebrities have gone beyond entertaining just Africans but the world at large.
Several entertainers are well-known internationally because of their huge talents and versatility. Here some of the entertainment websites in Africa that guaranteed you of latest gossip, trends and news about our celebrities.
1. Bella Naija
Bella Naija is the entertainment website for all things hip, hot and hype in Nigeria and Africa. The founder, Uche Eze, helped to popularize blogging in Nigeria. Bella Naija’s growth and popularity led to Eze being named among the 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs in Africa”. Go to Bella Naija to get the most up to date news in Nigeria, entertainment, lifestyle and even weddings.
2. Linda Ikeji
Linda Ikeji blog is without a doubt one of the biggest and most trafficked blog in Nigeria and Africa. The blog provides the latest gossip, entertainment, local news, sports and much more. The founder of the blog, Linda Ikejo, has become a well respected and celebrated figure in Nigeria. Her widely successful blog has brought her much success and recognition.
3. News of Africa
News of Africa is Africa’s foremost online news site that publishes latest Entertainment News, Gossip,Trends, Breaking news, African newspaper, and daily newspaper across Africa and the globe. It’s a place where you can get all info about everything ‘Africa, Africans and the world. It is a subsidiary of Jetheights Services Ltd, the owners of several top sites in Africa.
Bigeye is Uganda’s entertainment blog, publishes stories around celebrities, news, sport, with tons of music that can be listened to while surfing the website. Bigeye has a portal for aggregated lyrics on choice of song too. Bigeye is also big user of list formats.
5. Information Nigeria
Information Nigeria is one of the information and entertainment websites that continue to grow in Nigerian and Africa. If the national news is what you prefer to read, a simple visit to Information Nigeria will provide you with the latest information. If you prefer to find out which celebrity just got married, Information Nigeria is also one of the leading blogs in entertainment news.
Glamour is a South African media platform for beauty and lifestyle, celebrity gist, dos and don’ts on fashion, et cetera. It also has a digital edition of the Glamour magazine to which readers can subscribe.
7. Ghana Web
Ghana Web is one of the most popular websites in Ghana. It is the go-to website for information about Ghana’s culture, politics, sports and local news. But of course what keeps the viewers coming back is the comprehensive coverage of all things entertainment in Ghana. Ghana Web continues to grow and is currently one of the best information and entertainment website in Ghana.
Channel24 informs and entertains a broad community of South Africans who enjoy watching movies, relaxing with the latest TV shows, listening to music and skindering about celebs.
It is where a diverse group of people go to get breaking local and international entertainment news and gossip, to watch videos of live music concerts or the latest movie trailers.
Ghafla, began as a music lyrics site in 2009 and has been restructured into an entertainment news and gossip platform. It is owned by Samuel Majani. Ghafla is renowned for its serial stories and captivating gist. Some of the team were coaxed and left to form one of the top gossip outfit in Kenya- Mpasho.