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Black Coffee's Boiler Room 'Stay True South Africa' DJ Set

Watch South African star producer and DJ Black Coffee's hour-long Boiler Room 'Stay True South Africa' DJ set.


Boiler Room and Ballantine's have been putting on their 'Stay True Journeys' live broadcasts from South Africa, concentrating on a "a tour of Johannesburg's deep-rooted electronic music scene." The first installment to go live from the series features an hour-long set from Black Coffee, the star producer, DJ and lead ambassador of South African house music. The Durban-born beatsmith holds down the decks for a packed Joburg crowd, easing through a lofty set of soul-inflected four-on-the-floor beats. For more from Black Coffee, check out his list of top African music videos and revisit our Okayafrica TV episode with the producer on his first ever visit to New York City's Central Park last year. Watch Black Coffee's hour-long Boiler Room & Ballantine's 'Stay True South Africa' DJ set 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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