Dutch fabric printing company Vlisco is honoring the wisdom and beauty every mother passes down to her daughter with its beautiful “Mothers & Daughters” campaign.
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BET’s three-day presentation of the Canadian mini-series ‘Book of Negroes’ brought in over 8 million viewers this week.
The Journey of You begins with those who came before you and ends with the legacy you leave for the future.
Supermodel Chanel Iman covers GQ South Africa’s February issue, where she talks about her new indie movie ‘Dope,’ basketball, and feeling at home in Cape Town.
You can now watch Nosa Igbinedion’s sci-fi/action short film ‘Oya: Rise of the Suporishas’ for free.
Mayra Andrade’s Colin Solal Cardo-directed video for “Ilha de Santiago” beautifully captures the warmth, soul and culture of Cabo Verde island Santiago.
Director Göran Hugo Olsson visualizes Frantz Fanon’s analysis of the dehumanizing effects of colonization in ‘Concerning Violence: Nine Scenes from the Anti-Imperialist Self-Defense.’
At a mystery event on Tuesday, Marvel officially unveiled that ‘Get On Up’ star Chadwick Boseman has been cast as ‘Black Panther,’ which is now set for a February 2018 release date.
The stunning first campaign for Made In Kigali’s Ramazani fashion brand features models Samar Khoury and David as African royalty.
Comic-books legend Stan Lee has confirmed that Marvel is finally working on a live-action film for Black Panther, the first Black superhero in mainstream American comics.
Nosa Igbinedion’s sci-fi/action short film ‘Oya: Rise of the Suporishas’ is now available for streaming.
Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyong’o serves as the cover girl for Vogue Magazine’s July 2014 issue, where she speaks on her upcoming role in’ Star Wars Episode VII’ and much more.
Africa Magic, a channel dedicated to African programming made by Africans — soaps and drama series, lifestyle shows, and movies — is launching a U.S. service for American audiences.
Actor Elijah Wood offers up a stellar Ghanaian-influenced mix for OkayAfrica’s 50th installment of its ‘Africa In Your Earbuds’ music series.
Kenyan model Ajuma Nasenyana speaks on her battle with skin prejudice, the gruesome effects of skin-lightening, and how beauty companies and advertising contribute to the bleaching epidemic in Kenya and on the continent of Africa.
A White Australian woman gets caught in a social media firestorm for photos from her 21st birthday party where she and friends celebrated “the country and amazing people of Africa” with offensive costumes.
What if ‘American Beauty,’ ‘The Matrix,’ ‘Frida,’ and ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ were all made in Africa? Senegal-based photographers Omar Victor Diop and Antoine Tempé explored that very question and answered with their “Onomolliwood” photography series.
French beauty brand L’Occitane has been recognized by the United Nations for outstanding work with the women of Burkina Faso.
Kensaye throws some African djembe percussion and synths onto Dwele’s “Hold On” for an equally smooth afro/electro-soul vibe.
Harlem fashion queen A$AP Rocky says only fair-skinned women can wear red lipstick. We give him over 30 beautiful reasons to shut the fuck up.