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Listen to Manu WorldStar's New Banger 'Future Plan'

If you haven't heard Manu's latest track, hop onto it now.

After releasing the hit song "Nalingi" that solidified his spot in the music game and reached a million streams, Manu WorldStar is back with what sounds like another hit. The young rapper who's been dabbling in Afropop recently, continues to dabble in the genre, in what we hope will become his mainstay because the truth is, he's damn good at it.


In "Nalingi", Manu speaks of loving an African beauty and the many things he would do for her. He had all the women swooning and all the guys trying to emulate his smooth and oh-so-natural charm.

In "Future Plan", which similarly echoes the calm pace of "Nalingi", there is the continuation of the theme of being in love with a leading lady. He talks about a trust and happiness that eventually leads to marriage and putting a ring on it as part of his future plans. Manu is definitely committed to serenading his fans in a way only he knows how and we're here for it.

In the chorus he sings:

"If you make me nice I'll be your man, future plans, understand me
If you make me nice I'll be your man, take my hand, understand me."

Manu WorldStar certainly looks poised to fuck this whole game up and we'll be right here taking notes.


Listen to "Future Plan" below or stream it on Apple Music or Spotify and other major streaming platforms.

Manu Worldstar - Future Plan www.youtube.com

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Here's What You Need To Know About The Political Unrest In Sudan

Thousands have been protesting the Sudanese government over the weekend, supporting the military's plans for a coup.

Sudan's transitional government is in turmoil as thousands of citizens conducted a sit-in protest against them, over the weekend. A group of Sudanese citizens have called on the military to disestablish the nation's current government, as the country struggles with the greatest crisis they've seen since the end of former dictator Omar al-Bashir's controversial ruling, two years ago. The weekend's pro-military protests come as anti-military protestors took to the streets earlier this month to fight for civilian-ruled laws.

Military-aligned demonstrators assembled outside of the famously off-limits entrance of the Presidential Palace located in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum on Monday. Gatherers set up tents, blocking off access to two main intersections, cutting off access to the capital for those inside. Police attempted to wave off crowds with teargas, with Khartoum state officials saying they had, "repelled an attempted assault on the seat of government," in a statement issued Monday.

The assembly was called for by a coalition of rebel groups and political parties that support Sudan's military, accusing the civilian political parties of mismanagement and monopolizing power under their ruling. Demonstrations began on Saturday, but Sunday's gathering saw a lower attendance. According to Reuters, by Monday afternoon, thousands, between 2,000 - 3,000, had returned to voice their concerns. 52-year-old tribal elder Tahar Fadl al-Mawla spoke at the helm of the sit-in outside of the Presidential palace saying, "The civilian government has failed. We want a government of soldiers to protect the transition." Alongside a 65-year-old Ahman Jumaa who claimed to have traveled more than 900 kilometers (570 miles) from Southern region Nyala to show his support.

Protesters are demanding the appointment of a new cabinet that is "more representative of the people who participated in the December 2019 revolution that eventually led to the ousting of former president Omar al-Bashir", Al Jazeera reported from Sudan. Protesters headed towards the Presidential Palace, where an emergency cabinet meeting was being held when they were met by police forces.

Pro-civilian political parties have plans for their own demonstration on Thursday, the anniversary of the 1964 revolution that overthrew Sudan's first military regime under Ibrahim Abboud and brought in a period of democracy that the country still struggles to uphold.


Sudanese Twitter users shared their thoughts online, with many drawing similarities between the current unrest and other political crises the nation has faced.


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