Cassper Nyovest Flexes His Bone Thugs Flow In 'Strive'

Download Mafikeng rapper Cassper Nyovest's latest #FamilyTreeFridays single "Strive."

Mafikeng rapper Cassper Nyovest stays on course with his free #FamilyTreeFridays releases with "Strive," a Ganja Beatz-produced boom-bap head banger. The loosy single sees the South African star in candid storytelling mode, going in over the guitar lick-sampling beat and even busting out a solid Bone Thugs-n-Harmony-influenced flow around the three-minute mark. For more from Cassper Nyovest, revisit his recent feature on DJ Speedsta‘s “Special Somebody” alongside Boyznbucks‘s Riky Rick and get acquainted with his previous #FamilyTreeFridays singles “Ghetto ft. DJ Drama and "Hey There." Also, rewatch our Okayafrica TV episode with Cassper Nyovest and Talib Kweli in Johannesburg. Stream and download Cassper Nyovest's latest single "Strive" below.

>>>Download: Cassper Nyovest "Strive"


Ugandan Sports Maven Usher Komugisha Is Preparing To Spread Her Wings

After successfully commentating at the recent Basketball Africa League held in Kigali, award-winning sports journalist and analyst Usher Komughisha is dead set on pursuing a new challenge.

Most times, when we think of sports industry personalities, especially in Africa, the first name that springs to mind is usually that of a male. Women, however, are increasingly breaking barriers and taking up their rightful positions everywhere in society. And it's so inspiring to watch!

Usher Komugisha continues to defy the odds, and she is rising to become a household name in the sports industry in Africa. If you followed the inaugural Basketball Africa League (BAL) competition that kicked off on May 16, 2021 in Kigali, Rwanda, then you definitely know who we are talking about. With great power, control and a unique voice, Usher commanded the attention of basketball lovers in the 215 countries it was broadcasted to.

Usher's bubbly personality, which shone through when I first contacted her telephonically, brought warmth, a sense of comfort and for a minute it felt like we'd been friends for eternity. Below, she lets us into her sport-filled world...

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