One senior alleged she has been told her hair is “disgusting and smelly.”...
The widely spoken East African language has also been adopted in schools this academic year.
From stew filled ice cream buckets to using the onion sack as a sponge, African Twitter is back at it…
Remember that show-stopping look that Nyong’o made sure you knew was inspired by the African continent and Nina Simone?
Amid rumors that Asamoah Gyan is joining Reading FC, new photos of his football pitch for Accra Academy emerge.
Ebisa Ejigu of Toronto gestured in solidarity with the Oromo people as he won the SSQ Quebec City Marathon Sunday.
Young black women are protesting against racist hair policies at Pretoria High School for Girls in South Africa’s administrative capital.
Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah’s gritty gang drama 'Black' just earned them a fast pass to Hollywood.
The 11th Annual Nigeria Entertainment Awards touches down in NYC September 4th at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center.
Watch the Americanah' and 'Half of a Yellow Sun' author address the United Nations for World Humanitarian day in NYC.
Keeping Ancient Rock Art Alive Across Africa
There are an estimated one million ancient rock art sites on the African continent. These people want to document all of them.
The African Leaders Named In The Panama Papers And Their Crimes
The biggest data leak in history reveals how global elites hide their money. These are the Africans mentioned so far.
African Artists At London’s “1:54 Art Fair” Rethink Traditions
How do artists at London's 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair interpret African traditions and their role on the continent in 2015?
Public Enemy Salute All 54 African Countries In The Video For ‘Mine Again’
Public Enemy reconnects with Africa in their new music video for "Mine Again," which features shout-outs to the entire continent.
Analog Africa Presents The Afro-Cuban Fusion Of Amara Touré
Analog Africa is set to release a retrospective LP showcasing the West African-Cuban inspired work of legendary Guinean musician Amara Touré.
Fictitious Lagos Couple Host ‘The African Renaissance,’ A New Conceptual Art Exhibition In London
Fictitious Lagos couple The Affogbolos host 'The African Renaissance,' a new three-part conceptual art exhibition in London.
Guinean Rapper Anny Kassy Shares The Visuals For ‘Nimba’
Watch Guinean MC Anny Kassy's striking animated visuals for "Nimba," the title track off her recent LP.
Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate Fuse Griot & Hip-Hop Traditions On ‘Faya’
The debut album from Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate fuses griot and hip-hop traditions together seamlessly. 'Faya' is out now via Cumbancha.
Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate’s Forthcoming ‘Faya’ Debut
Watch singer Joe Driscoll and Sekou Kouyate's video for 'Faya,' the first track from their upcoming afro-blues hip hop infused album.
Guinea Compilation ‘Sembeh Ma Fa Fe: Roots Volume’ Track Premiere– MyBaby ‘Matoto’
Stronghold Sounds return with a follow-up Guinea compilation, 'Sembeh Ma Fa Fe: Roots Volume.' Listen to folkstress MyBaby's ode to 'Matoto.'...
On West African Instrumentation
In this article we dive into the various instruments and sounds of West Africa.
Prêt-À-Poundo: ‘Look Of The Day’ – African Models
This is a Top 10 'Look of the Day' featuring West African Models.
Audio: Analog Players Society ‘CKY To JFK’
Brooklyn's Analog Players Society blend modern dance production with traditional Guinean instrumentation help from Missia Saran Diabate and others.