Former South African President Nelson Mandela, whose death was announced Thursday, leaves an indelible mark on the world. Here’s testament to that by a Sierra Leonean who looked to Mandela for strength in
In early 2008, a young Kenyan man known by many as DJ Talanta – for his popular work as a disc jockey – tried to prevent a woman from being raped in the post-election violence. He lost his arm in the process.
At an extraordinary summit held earlier this month, the African Union proposed a resolution that “no charges shall be commenced or continued before any International Court or Tribunal against any serving AU Head of State or Government
An anti-slavery campaign group says in a new report that Nigeria has the highest number of people living in what it describes as "modern slavery" in Africa, while Mauritania has Africa's – and the world's – hig
Meet a Naija incarnation of the blackface character ever-present in the Dutch story of Sinterklaas. But this Zwarte Piet is more than just a fleeting holiday figure. He’s Africa’s answer to hassle-free migration to Europe...