Lip Sync Battle Africa announces hosts

South African entertainment superstar Pearl Thusi and Nigerian music legend D’Banj will host Lip Sync Battle Africa. Pearl Thusi will serve as all around host and “master of ceremonies”, while “Koko Master” and “Oliver Twist” star D’Banj will step up as the “colour commentator”, adding his lively observations to the proceedings. Lip

Monde Twala appointed VP: BET, Youth & Music

TV executive Monde Twala is to join Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa, Viacom’s pan-African multimedia entertainment network. The news was announced today by Alex Okosi, Senior Vice President & Managing Director, VIMN Africa. Twala, formerly Managing Director, channels, will take on the newly created role of Vice President: BET,