Walt Disney Studios is partnering with 15-time GRAMMY® Award-winning recording artist Alicia Keys (“Girl on Fire,” “No One”) on the studio’s upcoming film release “Queen of Katwe,” which opens in limited release September 23 and expands wide September 30, 2016.
The multi-talented singer/songwriter/producer’s new original song,
During the opening week of the United Nations General Assembly, The Africa-America Institute will celebrate and recognize the extraordinary dedication and pioneering achievements of Aliko Dangote, Founder, President and Chief Executive, Dangote Group, Stephen Hayes, CEO of the Corporate Council on Africa and Sunil Benimadhu,
Its no secret that TIWA Savage is promiscuous with her smiles. Her debut album asked” RED” and we immediately learned that versatile full soprano was a magnificent writer whose comfort onstage matched her considerable musical skill, but it was her oven-warm smile that really told
Teju Cole is part of a new generation of African writers taking the literary world by storm.Teju’s works are primarily character-driven, interweaving the background of her native Nigeria, bread in America and social and political events into the narrative.
While his latest work Known and Strange
In a festive and cheerful atmosphere, a group of refugees met this Wednesday (Aug. 10) in the building of Caritas Rio de Janeiro to watch on a large screen Congolese judokas Yolande Bukasa and Popole Misenga compete at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Members of
I have been following the Kor Foundation for the last several year and I am always impressed by their innovative means of engaging the diaspora to give and support students abroad in Nigeria. Kor Foundation, established by Founder , Stanley Onuwakor and Co-Founder, Rita Oluchi Obi in
The juju music legend, King Sunny Ade, will close out his 30-city North American tour this month in Brooklyn with a concert event not to be missed. International singer/songwriter and performer Wunmi, a Fela for this generation, will perform tracks from her forthcoming studio album, See Me.
This epic family affair will
Fashionistas far and wide are gearing up for the fourth edition of African Fashion Week Toronto (AFWT). One of the city’s most anticipated fashion events, presented by the Fashion Ready Foundation, AFWT brings together student and high fashion designers, fashion industry professionals, and attendees looking