Google Doodle celebrates 96th birthday of Nelson Mandela…

in Magazine by Michael Ikotun
To speak of Nelson Mandela in mortal terms is trying to eclipse the shadow of a person who showed that it was easier to rebuild a nation using love and peace rather than… Read more

Honouring Nelson Mandela's legacy, UN pledges acts of…

in Magazine by Michael Ikotun
NEW YORK, 18 July 2014 -- On Nelson Mandela International Day, the United Nations pledged today to promote “desperately needed” acts of kindness and goodwill and uplift… Read more

Silverbird To Host Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria (MBGN)…

in Features by Michael Ikotun
The 2014 edition of the Most Beautiful girl in Nigeria (MBGN) pageant will hold tomorrow July 18 in Bayelsa, Nigeria. 31 girls representing each state of the country… Read more

African Economic Forum in Partnership with Careers in Africa

in Events by AA Editor
Columbia University African Economic Forum is pleased to announce that Careers in Africa will be holding this year's Careers in Africa New York Summit from 7-9 November… Read more

Finding Fela Movie Premieres In New York at The…

in Art & Culture by Michael Ikotun
No individual better embodies African music of the 1970s and ’80s—and its pivotal role in postcolonial political activism—than Fela Kuti. After quickly taking his native… Read more

Brooklyn's Boys and Girls High School Selected To Host…

in Events by Michael Ikotun
In 1990, when Nelson Mandela was released from prison, his first official stop was in Brooklyn, NY at the historic Boys and Girls High School. The South African… Read more

Riverside Church NYC And Others To Host "Drums of The World…

in Events by Michael Ikotun
The Riverside Church of New York in association with Joel A. Martin of Jazzical Arts, Panacea Global Partners LLC, and Welcome Msomi; the South African producer and… Read more

Poverty should not be found in any human society, it should…

in Change Maker by Michael Ikotun
Poverty should not belong to any human society, it should only be seen in museums, ” Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus said at an FAO Partnerships Dialogue on the… Read more

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan to Speak at National…

in Events by Michael Ikotun
Goodluck Jonathan, the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, will speak at a National Press Club luncheon on July 31. Jonathan, who became the country's leader… Read more

Ubuntu Radio to introduce a fresh programming line-up in…

in Art & Culture by Michael Ikotun
After eight months of broadcasting, Ubuntu Radio – South Africa's first government-run, 24-hour, online radio station – is undergoing a review of its programming… Read more