Brazil's Ministry of Culture tells OkayAfrica that the Minister of Culture was not in attendance during the event where the announcement was said to have been made.
High Court Judge Wilfrida Okwany says she was "not convinced that Kenya is such a weak society that its moral foundation will be shaken by seeing such a film."
The suspension of a US-based advertisement comes just two weeks after the country's president expressed his desire to ban the use of contraceptives.
The country's constitutional court announced today that dagga AKA ganja AKA weed AKA canibus can now be legally consumed in private places in South Africa.
The eclectic soul singer discusses embracing natural hair as a form of challenging Western beauty ideals, her diverse music influences and her new single that's about to drop
The hiplife precursor track, "Simi Rapp," is being newly reissued by label Multi Culti.
We catch up with the actor after the film made its North American premiere at TIFF.
We talk to the buzzing Jamaican singer about his upcoming album, collaborating with Wizkid, and the challenges of being a dancehall artist crossing into the mainstream.
We touch base with the South African director for an in-depth review on his second TIFF premiere, 'Sew The Winter To My Skin.'
The legendary Sudanese singer's son, Abdulwahab, speaks in-depth about the life and times of his father, detailing his artistic and political impact on so many across the continent.
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje's 'Farming' Lands Sizable International Deal After Its World Premiere at TIFF
The intense film from the Nigerian-British actor-turned-director and writer will soon appear on big screens around the world.
Comedian W. Kamau Bell Joins Anthony Bourdain on a Kenyan Adventure In the Final Season of 'Parts Unknown'
Watch an emotional W. Kamau Bell look back on his life changing experience in the latest trailer.
The Nigerian author tackles the growing Anglophone crisis in Cameroon in a recently published essay in the New York Times.
The Ghana-based sustainable brand presented their spring/summer 2019 collection—and it was out of this world.