AFRICAN HEADLINES

Curious to know about happenings in Africa & The Diaspora? Get all the gist right here.

Made In Lagos: Wiz Kid Reinforces His Global Vision On A Collabo With Damian Marley

Nigeria’s Star boy Wiz Kid always has something up his sleeves that can blow your mind to bits when it comes to serving top-notch joints that will get you highly elevated.  This time, Wiz k ...

2020-11-05

The Sharecropper’s Daughter: Sa-Roc Reminds Us That Hip Hop Is About Giving A Voice To The People

Assata Perkins, popular by the stage name, Sa-Roc, without a doubt, is one of the versatile female emcees in today’s music world. Sa-Roc’s thought-provoking lyricism, fiery delivery, and c ...

2020-11-04

The Final Verdict: Ouattara Gets A Third Term, Opposition Cries Foul Play

Despite Ivory Coast’s constitution limiting presidents to being in power for two terms, President Alassane Ouattara has provisionally won a third term in office with 94.27% of the vote. Thi ...

2020-11-03

Bobi Wine's Saga Continues: Uganda's Afro-Pop Singer & Opposition Leader Arrested Again

Ugandan musician turned politician and opposition leader, Robert Kyagulanyi, popularly known as “Bobi Wine”, who seeks to end the long-time reign of Yoweri Museveni, Uganda's presiden ...

2020-11-03

Tocky Vibes Dilemma: Can Kwatazonke Make The Music Man Survive?

Zimbabwean dancehall singer, Tocky Vibes made his entry into the industry with punchy hit singles, "Mhai" and "Aenda Nenyika". After he released a low-key album, "Toti Toti" which was a devi ...

2020-11-02

The Shadow Of Cairo: Maya's Fight Against The Lurking Monsters Of Egypt

If you love Fantasy, Sci-fi, and Superhero-led films, then THE SHADOW OF CAIRO is a must-watch. A short film by Egyptian writer & filmmaker, Tara Shehata, the motion picture follows the story of M ...

2020-10-06

Conversations: Upcoming Hip-hop Artist, Ranny Praps Talks About Survival In Ghana’s Music Industry

Just like any other career, doing music is profitable. Anybody can make and release a song, but not everyone can produce a chartbuster or breakthrough to become successful. Though the internet and new ...

2020-09-30