Tag: The Lion King

Here’s how Kenyan tourism stands to benefit from The Lion King’s success

During the premiere of the latest Disney blockbuster – The Lion King, Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) tweeted about the film’s inspiration and the diverse landscapes and abundance of wildlife of Kenya's National Parks and Reserves. As we watch the rise of the new live action version of the classic hit, to elaborate more on exactly how "Magical Kenya" will be taking advantage of the film's success, Mohammed Hersi, Chairman of Kenya Tourism Federation joins CNBC Africa for more.

#TheHashtag: 16 year old wins $3 million Fortnite World Cup solo prize

In The Hashtag, CNBC Africa's social media correspondent, Busi Lethole, takes a look at the first ever Fortnite World Cup, old pair of Nike shoes bought for $437 500, and the remake of Disney’s ‘The Lion King’....