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Were we snubbed by Tokyo?

TheSpectator - Sport By March 11, 2016 Tags: , , , , , No Comments





By Lunga Kupiso

Monday, the 29th of February 2016, marked the 1st official day in office for the newly elected FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, replacing the scandal-wrecked Joseph “Sepp” Blatter. Infantino won the votes of member associations at the special congress held in Zurich on the second ballot of votes after failing to win the first round of voting by majority, as stipulated in the FIFA elections guidelines.


All Eyes On Tiggs Da Author

SpotlightAfrica - Entertainment By February 5, 2016 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments


By Zama Mthethwa

Since this is our first edition of The TransAfrican, it’s only fitting that we look at an artist who’s about to make serious waves in the African music scene – after all The TransAfrican is an extension of TransAfrica radio which is all about celebrating African excellence.

This week we look at Tanzanian born singer, composer, and rapper, Tiggs Da Author, who is currently based in London. The first time we as TransAfrica Radio started paying attention to him was when he dropped his song ‘Georgia’ mid 2015. From there we never looked back. ‘Georgia’ immediately grabs your attention – it has that old soul feel to it. It’s catchy and forces you to sing along.