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Okayafrica TV: Old Money in NYC

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We linked up with the Old Money duo at a converted midtown studio their boy, multimedia artist Mega, had transformed. Scheme and Andre Oswald talked about their pan-continental influences — kids in favelas, South African townships, kuduro, kwaito — and performed a cassette tape-player backed rendition of their Jamaican flavored jam "Ackee & Saltfish."

Video shot by Yves F. Wilson. Edited by Andrew Flynn.

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Twitter Set to Build New Africa Headquarters in Ghana

According to Jack Dorsey, Twitter CEO and co-founder, their new Africa headquarters will be in Ghana — beating strong contenders such as South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria.

Jack Dorsey, Twitter CEO and co-founder, has reportedly announced that the social networking service will be basing its new Africa headquarters in Ghana. The announcement was shared, earlier today, on Twitter's own blog and via Dorsey's personal account. Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo quickly confirmed the news, stating that Ghana welcomed the announcement and the confidence reflected by the giant social media company's choice of country.

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