Black Teens say that they were scared it would be their "last day of the world" after the police searched them at gunpoint.
Every Mandela Day the world is called to spend 67 minutes to serve in honor of Mandela's 67 years fighting for justice—but South Africans are fed up with the hypocrisy of it all.
Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Nnedi Okorafor have been longlisted for the Alternative Nobel Prize and you can vote for them.
Various African governments have been adding cyberlaws this summer triggering discussions about the threat to free speech online.
Fred Mercury has released a new autobiographical documentary about his time at Hype magazine, one of the most important publications in the history of South African hip-hop.
The Nigerian designer showed his SS19 collection, 'Genesis,' which nods to 1970s afrofuturism and West African youth culture.
A recap of the three-day festival that beautifully had afrolatinidad on full display.
The former U.S. president goes in on xenophobes, climate change deniers and the corrupt to mark the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth.
President Barack Obama's 2018 summer reading list includes a number of African literary classics.
Featuring releases from Gigi Lamayne, Speeka & Bantu Speaking, DJ Sliqe, Umaah, Amilca Mezarati and J Smash.
Award-winning tech entrepreneur Jessica O. Matthews talks renewable energy and being a millennial in the business space in the latest video for our Africa Next series brought to you by Samsung Next.
Op-Ed: In his second shot at delivering a South African hip-hop classic, Nasty C didn't so much as disappoint, but overcompensate. This trait isn't unique to him.
Emmanuel Jal collaborated with his sister Nyaruach, who's currently living in the Kakuma refugee camp, for this new full-length.
We touch base with the founders of the festival to get a glimpse of what to expect in its sixth year of celebrating afrolatinidad.