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Last Flight to Abuja

Last Flight to Abuja the blockbuster airplane disaster thriller from multi award winning Nollywood filmmaker Obi Emelonye is now finally available to be watched online anywhere in the world on all internet enabled devices. The feature film originally inspired by a series of airplane disasters that rocked Nigeria in 2006 is available to be seen for a small fee via Distrify, the innovative online self distribution platform based in the UK. WATCH ONLINE NOW http://muvi.es/w3968 Based on real life events, Last Flight to Abuja went on to become the highest grossing film of 2012 at the W Africa box office and is officially holder of the titles of the biggest ever premiere and the longest running movie in Nigeria cinema history. The much anticipated online release comes just before the film competes in 5 key categories including Best Film at the 2013 African Movie Academy Awards. The producers are preparing to finally release the film on DVD to the international market in late May 2013, a few weeks ahead of the first anniversary of the Dana Air tragedy. Last Flight to Abuja was originally premiered to the world in June 2012 just one week after the Nigerian Dana Air and Ghana bound Nigerian cargo plane tragedies and paid tribute to the many deceased and has since been used as an advocacy tool to raise awareness for increased aviation safety in Nigeria, Ghana & Africa as a whole. As the producers embark on the online release, all involved with the film remain sensitive towards the feelings of the family and friends of the victims may their souls continue to rest in God’s perfect peace.

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Eurochannel picks EUTELSAT 16A to extend reach in sub-Saharan Africa

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Regional Manager Gulf, Google: “Mobile search is becoming increasingly crucial”

Mohamad Mourad, Regional Manager Gulf, Google is delivering a keynote of the opening day of the Broadband MEA conference, taking place on the 19th-20th March 2013 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, Dubai, UAE. Ahead of the show we speak to him about his role and what opportunities he sees for Google in the region. read more

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GT BANK TO SUPPORT AFRICAN METROPOLIS

Project will highlight young directing talent in seven African nations read more

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ROTOCON to Exhibit ROTOCONTROL RSC Finishing Machine at Propak Africa 2013

The exhibition will be held 12-15 March 2013 at the Expo Centre, Nasrec, in Johannesburg.

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South Africa’s Somali refugee child stars fly to the Oscars

After narrowly winning a race against time to get extended refugee status, passports and visas, brothers Harun and Ali Mohammed are flying from Cape Town to Hollywood today for Sunday’s Academy Awards, where their film Asad will compete in the Best Short Film category. read more

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Global Solid State Thin Film Battery Market Will Reach $6 Billion by 2019

New Market Research Report Added in MarketResearchReports.Biz Reports Database Solid State Thin Film Battery: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, Nanotechnology, 2013 to 2019. (PR.com)– WinterGreen Research announces that it has a new study on Solid State Thin Film Battery, Market Shares and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013-2019. The 2013 study has 344 pages, 151 tables and figures.

Batteries are changing. Solid state batteries permit units to be miniaturized, standalone, and portable. Solid-state batteries have advantages in power and density: low-power draw and high-energy density. They have limitations in that there is difficulty getting high currents across solid-solid interfaces. read more

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Design Indaba FilmFest 2013 is on

Design Indaba FilmFest 2013 will once again treat Cape Town audiences to a world-class feature and documentary film festival highlighting the power of creativity, DI has promised. read more

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All-Somali refugee cast carries Asad to Oscar nomination for Best Narrative Short

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Frost & Sullivan Lauds Peninsula Drums for Achieving Excellence in Product Differentiation

Company pioneers local production of conical drums, distinguishing it from the competition read more

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Wesgro to market Cape Films

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WaterAid’s findings are important guideposts for leaders in all sectors of society

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Restless City wins at Colours of the Nile International Film Festival

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Solar Engineering & Manufacturing Association holds outstanding meeting on Supply and Demand Forecasts for Solar

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The Solar Engineering & Manufacturing Association (SEMA) held an informative solar forecast meeting hosted by Stion Corporation, a leading manufacturer of high efficiency thin film solar panels on October 30. read more

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