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President Cyril Ramaphosa is Pleading with Young White South Africans to Stay in the Country

He said that his government just needs to be given a chance to address the mistakes of the past.

President Cyril Ramaphosa is doing all that he can to unite South Africans in his favor for the upcoming national election on 8th May. Ramaphosa spoke to White farmers in Stellenbosch yesterday as a part of the African National Congress's (ANC) pre-election campaign.


The widespread and deeply entrenched corruption within the ANC government has left South Africans in a stupor. Daily, revelations of just how deep state capture and the looting of state resources run, continue to be uncovered. Ramaphosa has been tasked with the difficult job of weeding out politicians implicated in corruption in order to re-instill the confidence that South Africans once had in the ANC.

Ramaphosa spoke about how there's a steady exodus of young White South Africans leaving the country to find greener pastures.

According to EWN, he said the following:

"I don't want white, young South Africans to leave the country. And if I could, I'd tie them down to a tree and say don't leave, I want you here in this country. So, I want all the skills."

Ramaphosa also added that the government would do more than just talk about their intended actions and that implementation would be their priority. "The time for talking is over, our people now want implementation. The policies that we've got are in large numbers [and] right now it is about implementation," he said.

In addition, Ramaphosa also spoke about land expropriation without compensation and the objectives of the land reform process. He addressed concerns with regards to illegal land grabs and economic stability and also ensured that the process would not violate the country's Constitution.

Watch Ramaphosa speaking on a number of issues below:

Stay in SA, Ramaphosa urges young white farmers youtu.be

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OkayAfrica and B4Bonah Share New 'B4Beginning' Capsule Collection

We've teamed up with the Ghanaian artist ahead of the release of his debut project for some colorful new merch.

Rising Ghanaian star B4Bonah, premieres his catchy debut track "See Body," and to mark the song's release, OkayAfrica has teamed up with the artist to share a new collection of tees, that'll fit nicely into your summer wardrobe.

The artist's latest track is a party jam, that sees him flowing "over an earworm flute melody and afrobeats percussion," using "his rasping flow to celebrate the girl of his dreams." The track was produced by J.Rocs.

B4Bonah - See Body www.youtube.com

In conjunction with the song's release, two new shirt designs are available for preorder at our Okayshop. The vibrant shirts feature the artist's image on colorful blue and green colored blocks, with the words "B4BONAH B4BEGINNING," on the back—referencing the artist's debut mixtape, which is slated for release in late July. The project features Medikal, Mugeez (R2Bees), Amaarae & Ivy Sole.


B4Bonah is an artist to watch, as he continues to make his presence known in the Ghanaian music scene.

Watch the music video for "See Body" above, and head to shop.okayplayer.com now to pick up to pre-order a shirt (or two). You can also preorder B4Bonah's B4beginning mixtape here.

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Watch EL, Joey B and Falz' New Video for 'Ehua'

Ghana meets Nigeria in this hilarious new clip.

Ghanaian rappers EL and Joey B connect with Nigeria's Falz for this addictive new collaboration and music video for "Ehua."

"Ehua" is built on energetic afro-electronic beat work produced by EL himself. Joey B handles the hook while Falz kicks things off early with a solid verse.

The eye-catching and hilarious music video for the single, directed by Yaw Skyface, features EL as a policeman, Falz as the 'oga' bossman, and Joey B as a worker for the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG).

Falz takes Joey B's woman by showing off his money and status, so Joey B enlists policeman EL to get back at Falz. The plan backfires however as the officer decides to stick around and party with the rich instead of helping the everyday worker out.

For more GH hits check out our Best Ghanaian Songs of the Month roundups and follow our GHANA WAVE playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

Watch the new music video for EL, Joey B and Falz' "Ehua" below.

EL ft Joey B & Falz - Ehua (Official Video) youtu.be


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Nigeria's Super Falcons Were Forced To Threaten a Sit-In Protest Over Unpaid Bonuses After Women's World Cup

After negotiations, the Nigerian Football Federation have agreed to run the players their money.

Nigeria's own Super Falcons had a great run during the Women's World Cup. But instead of the players heading back home or to their respective professional clubs after losing to Germany 3-0, they were forced to strong-arm the Nigerian Football Federation to pay what they're owed.

According to ESPN's initial report over the weekend, the Super Falcons threatened to stage a sit-in protest at their hotel in France until all of their unpaid bonuses dating back to two years ago were paid, along with their World Cup allowances and bonuses.

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