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The Thought of Migos Being Cast as the Hyenas in 'The Lion King' Remake Is Hilarious

The trio say they're ready for the task, even though the "The Lion King" cast has been locked in. We're here for it anyway.

We're still excited about the news of Beyoncé's confirmation to play Nala in The Lion King 2019 remake.

But yesterday, Quavo of Migos let Disney know that the trio wants to voice the hysterical hyenas and they're ready to go.


This would be beyond lit, right? The internet seems to agree.

Laughs aside, this is indeed wishful thinking, as Eric André, Keegan-Michael Key and Florence Kasumba have already been locked in to voice Shenzi, Azizi, and Kamari. Maybe Disney can collaborate with Migos and feature them on the soundtrack—a "Bad and Boujee" rendition of "Mufasa Mufasa Mufasa" sounds very promising.

But for now, enjoy the fun.

Revisit our photo story of Migos in South Africa here.

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Malawians Head Back to Voting Polls in Historic Re-election

Malawians will be casting their votes yet again after the country's Constitutional Court ruled that the May elections of 2019 had been rigged.

Malawians are casting their votes today after the Constitutional Court annulled the results of the May, 2019 elections due to rigging, Aljazeera reports. Judges made the ruling based on evidence presented to them which included tally sheets which had been tampered with using correctional fluid. Malawi is the second African country after Kenya to ever annul a presidential election over irregularities.
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