Koffi Olomide Could Face Jail Time for Assault & Battery of His Dancer
Police showed up at the 60-year-old Congolese Rumba star’s residence in Kinshasa, DRC to arrest him for an alleged assault at the Nairobi airport Tuesday morning.
5 African Artists We Would Nominate for an Ubuntu Award
The Ubuntu Award shortlist goes up July 18th. Make sure and go vote for the person who best exemplifies the values of ubuntu.
Delusional White Woman Louise Linton Draws Ire of African Twitter for Egregious “Zambian Memoir”
Louise Linton’s “How my dream gap year in Africa turned into a nightmare” is the dumbest, most egregious piece of writing on Africa of the 21st century.
London’s October Gallery Presents Congolese Visual Artist Eddy Kamuanga Ilunga’s First UK Solo Exhibition
The 25-year-old creative centers his series on the plight of the Mangbetu people of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The African Stars of European Football
Euro 2016 has entered the knockout rounds. These are the players of African descent at the highest level of European football.
Badi & Boddhi Satva Confront Tradition and Colonization Through Dance in ‘Integration’
Watch Belgian-Congolese rapper Badibanga Ndeka and ‘Ancestral Soul’ producer Boddhi Satva’s new music video.
The Saga of Moïse Katumbi, Congo’s Perennial Challenger
Congo’s leading opposition politician, and football mogul, was forced into exile this week after being accused of hiring American mercenaries. He remains in a South African hospital after being assaulted by security forces.
Vibe to Young Paris’ New EP ‘African Vogue’
Former CIA Spy Admits To Role In Nelson Mandela’s 1962 Capture
Former American spy reveals his role in Mandela’s capture.
Watch James Brown’s Powerful 1974 Concert In Kinshasa
Watch 1987’s ‘La Vie Est Belle’ Starring The Late Papa Wemba
Remembering Papa Wemba: Style Icon And The King Of Congolese Rumba