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Audio: Whosane 'Brooklyn To Cape Town ft. Jimmy Flexx' (Prod. by Oh No)


BK-via-South Africa's Nas-endorsed rapper Whosane reps his pan-Atlantic roots alongside fellow SA emcee Jimmy Flexx over an Ethiopium brew from LA beatsmith Oh No (this one, to be specific). "Brooklyn To Cape Town" is the title track off Whosane's upcoming full-length, due June 16, which'll feature appearances by Yasiin Bey, Raphael Saadiq, Ski Beatz and track-of-last-year choice Zaki Ibrahim. Listen and grab it below.

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Zambian President Edgar Lungu Collapses During Televised Ceremony

Secretary to Cabinet, Simon Miti confirmed that the head of state experienced sudden dizziness during a commemoration ceremony in Lusaka on Sunday.

"His Excellency the President of The Republic of Zambia Dr Edgar Changwa Lungu, this afternoon experienced sudden dizziness while officiating the 45th Defence Force Day Commemoration and Investiture Ceremony. His Excellency recovered immediately and walked to the official car and returned to his residence at The State House," said Secretary to Cabinet Simon Miti in a statement.

This is not the first time the 64-year-old has collapsed during a public engagement. In 2015 President Lungu was rushed to hospital after collapsing during a Women's Day event, according to a report by The Mail and Guardian. After being discharged from Maina Soko Military Hospital in his home country, he was forced to receive specialist treatment in neighbouring South Africa.

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