A new digital platform aims to create a new holiday and to celebrate the cultural accomplishments of the African diaspora. Spearheaded by creative visionary, Bruce Reynolds, International Black Heritage + History Month is a catalyst for creating a global holiday to celebrate black culture and to educate...
by Abiy By Lucy Fleming BBC News When Abiy Ahmed became prime minister of Ethiopia three years ago, the Oromo community felt their shackles had finally been broken. He was one of them - he understood the anger of the country's...
Zambia's President Edgar Lungu has posted his tribute to his predecessor Kenneth Kaunda who died today at 97. Kaunda led the country to independence in 1964. President Lungi wrote: "I learnt of your passing this afternoon with great sadness... On behalf...
A selection of the week's best photos of Africans from across the continent and elsewhere: image captionTwo women walk past a wall covered in graffiti in the Abobo neighbourhood of Abidjan, Ivory Coast on Friday. image captionOn Saturday, Egyptians Hanna Hiekal...
Zimbabwe is a stunning African country, with lush national parks, stunning rivers and waterfalls, diverse wildlife and so much more. There are a million things you can do in Zimbabwe, but we’re only going to take a look at 5 of them. If you’re planning a trip to this...