‘Wonder Woman’ stumbles, ‘Get Out’ surprises at Oscar nominations
24 January 2018 | 4:43 am
Fan favourite 'Wonder Woman,' one of the biggest box office hits of 2017, misses out on any Oscar recognition, in a year when nominations pour in for other movies about women and made by women.
26 Jan 2019
Film show: Oscar nominations dissected.
1 Feb 2019
The World Economic Forum says there are opportunities for investment in the capacities of people and communities to attain self-reliance. So how can African corporations tap into these opportunities to unlock new capital and scale up local markets? Oscar Onyema, CEO of the Nigerian Stock Exchange joins CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters in Davos for this discussion.
18 Feb 2019
Oscar preparations underway in Hollywood.
1 Mar 2019
Joe Tsai, executive vice chairman and co-founder of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., comments on the e-commerce giant's Hollywood investment plans.
18 May 2019
Cannes 2019: Oscar winner Jean Dujardin on the 'masculine fantasy' of fleeing
16 Nov 2019
At its Annual General Meeting (AGM), CEO of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Oscar Onyema rated the performance of the exchange in 2018 as ‘okay’ particularly in the relatively difficult operating environment experienced last year. He stated this while responding to questions from journalists. He joins CNBC Africa for more.
22 Nov 2019
A ring once given as a present by the famed Irish writer Oscar Wilde has been recovered. Dutch art detective Arthur Brand, dubbed the "Indiana Jones of the art world", found the item more than 15 years after it was stolen from Oxford University.
15 Dec 2019
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) 19th Annual Essay Competition is designed to develop a culture of wealth creation for the youth. CEO of the Nigerian Stock Exchange Oscar Onyema emphasized the need for innovative solutions to leverage the Capital Market for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. CNBC Africa’s Samuel Onalaru caught up with him on the sidelines of the event.
13 Jan 2020
The nominations for the 92nd Academy Awards were revealed on Monday. "The Irishman," "1917" and "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" were also among the top contenders. Any women on the list of best films?
10 Feb 2020
"Ford v Ferrari" on Sunday won the Oscar for sound design. Starring Matt Damon and Christian Bale, the movie is based on the little-known true story of the American and British car designers and engineers who built the Ford GT40 to take on Italy's fabled Ferrari team at the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans race.
7 Jul 2020
"Il Maestro" Ennio Morricone, one of the world's best-known and most prolific film composers, has died in Rome.
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Ghana, who lost their opening game to Portugal, are seeking their first points on Monday in a Group H match against South Korea, who kicked off with a 0-0 draw against Uruguay.
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A landslide in Cameroon's capital Yaounde on Sunday killed at least 14 people who were attending a funeral, the region's governor said.
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The capital of Tigray is in economic ruin and residents are plagued by hunger and disease. The recent peace deal signed by the federal government and Tigray rebels has brought hope to their despair.
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We take a look at how French consumers have adopted the American tradition of Black Friday sales. With clothing expected to the number one item that will be purchased in France during the discounted period, we also find out how the globe's appetite for fast fashion is having a dire effect on Chile's desert.
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Sunset photos are popular on Instagram, but a new exhibition shows that the motif also symbolizes philosophical questions and reflects the state of the world.