Thursday, February 27, 2020
Time 100 list
Time Magazine released its annual TIME 100 list and this year six African influencers made on to the list. The list which featured influencers in several categories from the...
Yinka Shonibare
Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare is both a favorite of the British art world and one of its most compelling critics. Since returning to the UK from Lagos, where he grew up, more than...
NBA Africa
The National Basketball Association this week that it has partnered with Google’s YouTube to launch its first-ever channel exclusively dedicated to fans in sub-Saharan Africa this week. For the rest of...
Ghana beach
When some of the most well-known faces from the African diaspora arrived for a recent vacation in Accra, Ghana, it looked like just another gathering of famous people. Actors including Idris Elba rubbed shoulders...
Shadow Netflix
Netflix has delivered its first South African series, Shadow. The show follows the story of a superhero of the same name as he tries to save Joburg from its high crime rate.
The film Kati Kati has officially been submitted by The Kenya Film commission for the best foreign language film category, it has already won numerous awards at the Toronto International Film Festival, Africa Magic Viewers...
Pop superstar Beyonce is using her star power to partner up with UNICEF in an effort to bring safe, clean water to communities in Burundi, specifically focusing on children. The pop star setup her initiative...
Ngugi wa Thiong'o
Ngugi wa Thiong’o, one of Kenya’s most distinguished authors, has joined a growing boycott of a Swedish book fair in protest of organizers inviting a far right-wing newspaper to the event, according to reports. The 79-year-old...