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Special Coverage of NYC's "Million Match" of Dec 13 and on Garifuna Culture in the Diaspora.
Since looting all of us for a generous bailout, you'd have thought they'd all lie low. Here's what they did instead. By ROBERT HENNELLY
Paul Sankara, brother of the late Thomas Sankara: Blaise Compaore must return to Bukina Faso to face Justice.
Community Networking towards Social Transformation in the 21st Century. Sun June 1, 2014 @ John Jay College.
The [Nigerian] military however needs to justify citizen’s support by turning their weapons on the terrorists and not on unarmed civilians.
"This is not only a women’s rights issue, but a matter that concerns everyone because the kidnapping is a crime against humanity" - Laurie Cumbo
“there had not been, nor are there any, nor will there be any guarimbas (rightist street barricades) in AfroVenezuelan communities.”
“The last thing Nigeria needs is a foreign military presence to prop up its corrupt government.”
Nigerian Nobel laureate says sectarian violence has gone unpunished for too long, writes Magnus Taylor
“Instability in Nigeria … has been growing steadily over the last decade — and one reason is climate change,”
Music to make you smile, dance and think.
Participants of the Cannes International Film Festival are reminded again that the Cannes' city motto is Qui li ven li vieù, what means “Those who come never leave” in Provencal.
A film by Sandie da Graça, uses animation to illustrate some cultural and popular traits of Cape Verde
Osekre & The Lucky Bastards
NYC Events: The sounds and tastes of Africa are only a subway away.
Helping to change negative stereotypes and perceptions.See also: "Angelique Kidjo"
Hot new travel destinations in Africa
For Actor from South Africa the Goal is to Motivate Audiences to Act.
Best African Music of 2013 with Akena Hammagaadji - at # 1 TAL NATIONAL by Tal National on Fat Cat. Song: Kountché.
On Aimé Césaire's "A Season In The Congo" and Patrice Émery Lumumba.
Mzwanele Mayekiso (iKwezi Institute) and Ronald Shiffman (Pratt Institute) on Nelson Mandela 's Vison & Legacy one year after.
HUMAN TRAFFICKING: “Only if there was someone out there who cared!” – Kenya, a survivor of sex trafficking in New York.
The current Ebola outbreak is the most serious to date. Monitor the latest news with us.
The influence of a Constitution in an electoral system may seem obvious, but sometimes it is not.
Foreign Policy In Focus: Africa is the U.S. military's next frontier, and it's using humanitarian missions to get there.
Nigerian politicians to the top executive level have been directly implicated in support for Boko Haram terror.
The crisis in Nigeria’s nation building mixes with the crisis of underdevelopment to create an existentialist crisis for many Nigerians
“For Africa, Brzezinski recommends the so-called ‘micro-nationalities’ ... each one so small that it could not hope to resist even a medium-sized oil multinational”
warming oceans, rising sea-levels, shortages of freshwater, rising global temperatures
Africa Health tackles the manner in which medical care is delivered in Africa.