Jamati.com Announces the Start of an African Entertainment Renaissance

Washington, DC, December 13, 2007 --(PR.com)-- Since its launch in September 2007, Jamati.com has gained traction and a growing following dubbed as “The Jamati Entourage.” As the only entertainment portal of its kind, Jamati.com is serving up daily doses of entertainment news, celebrity gossip, reviews, interviews and more. Founded by Elias Mageto, (the majority shareholder of its parent company) Diaspora Interactive Media Corporation (DIM Corp), Jamati.com is changing the image of Africa with articles that focus on the African entertainment industry thru the use of up-to-the-minute technology that will keep its audience coming back for more and a format that can only be described as “edutainment.”

As the December edition hits cyberspace today, the comments are pouring in from a growing fan base, as well as, the profiled celebrities. Africa’s ‘everyman’ Nigerian born Model/ Actor Oris Erhuero graced the Jamati pages in an exclusive interview with Mwabi Kaira Murdock, who is the Editor in Chief of the Film and Style for Jamati Online. Mr. Erhuero has modeled for Gianfranco Ferre, Chanel and Christian Dior to name of few. He can also be seen in Sometimes in April along side another African brother Idris Elba. About his interview and story with Jamati, Erhuero comments to Mwabi, “Wow, my sister! Believe it or not I have been getting calls all morning about the article.” This is the sort of excitement and the caliber of artist Jamati takes pride in featuring and attracting daily.

“The December issue like the previous month's has already drawn audiences from across the Diaspora which is exactly what the plan is,” commented, Roxana Bangura Events Director and Curator of the Jamati Entourage. Seeking to have a presence across the US and abroad is precisely why the “Jamati Life Campaign,” was designed. Through a series of well crafted promotions and co-branding opportunities with venues and relevant events, “The Jamati Life Campaign will take the brand off-line and will support our overall image and message. We are recruiting energetic staff and readers to function as brand ambassadors as they will add value to our events and those of our promotional partners. So, as the passion for Jamati grows, you never know where you will find members of our Entourage” said Saba K. Washington, VP of Marketing/PR/Sales for Jamati Online.

Shirlene Alusa Brown, Co-Editor in Chief at Jamati, focuses on music and books. For the December issue she unveils the Top 5 Most Recognized African Songs of all time, which is sure to bring just as much buzz as the Top 10 Sexiest African Men and Women. Miriam Chemmoss, who made the Jamati list of Sexiest Women, is a sought after singer/dancer, model, and a full time actress. She has appeared on the CBS show The District and had this to say about Jamati; “I just checked it out and was very impressed. It's brilliant. You are doing a remarkable job of accurately representing African interests in Arts/Music/Fashion and News. I like how it all comes together without being too busy.” The December issue, also brings us an interview with the international renowned celebrity photographer Myron Christian known for his work artistic representations of the African continent.

With the launch of the December Issue, daily doses of entertainment information, Jamati TV, Crimson Carpet shots, expansion into the European Diaspora market with Muziki Magazine, special event partnerships, content uniquely targeted to a Pan-African audience, and more to come, Jamati is the definitive authority and “Africa’s Premiere Entertainment Portal.”

To check out these stories and find out more about Jamati Online, visit them at the hot new spot, www.jamati.com


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