Legendary African-American Tap Dancer, Gregory Hines Honored with Stamp by the US Postal Service

Gregory Hines, the African-American tap dancer extraordinaire, musician and actor has for ages been ruling the world of Tap-dance, carving a niche for himself, not only in that but also as a musician and actor. A clear stand-out in his métier, Hines has been found worthy of the honor he so deserves by the United States Postal Agency who has

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Somali-American Lawmaker, Oman Ilhan Chronicles her Journey from Refugee to Congresswoman in a $250,000 Publishing Deal

After emerging the first Somali-American ever elected into the U.S. Congress last November, representative Ilhan Omar is set to chronicle her remarkable journey from refugee to congresswoman in an upcoming memoir. According to Forbes, the memoir titled: “This Is What America Looks Like” is going to be publised in a deal worth from $100,000 to $250,000 by Dey Street Books

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“Year of Return, Ghana 2019” Launched to Mark 400th Anniversary of Arrival of First Enslaved Africans in America

The Republic of Ghana, has launched “Year of Return, Ghana 2019” in commemoration of the 400th year since the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in America. Tagged “Year of Return, Ghana 2019”, the year long event is in a quest to encourage African Americans and the black diaspora to return to the country where their ancestors were kidnapped and

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Senegalese American Issa Rae Working Her Resolve to Bring Diversity to Hollywood

Actress, writer, director, producer, and web series creator Issa Rae continues to be a source of pride to Africans both at home and in the Diaspora with her streak of achievements. The Senegalese American actress has through her production label, Issa Rae Productions, just struck a deal with HBO for an all-black female sketch comedy show making it the first

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Lauryn Hill Set to Thrill South African Fans in Celebration of 20 Years Since Her Debut Album

Lauryn Hill is set to perform in Johannesburg to celebrate 20 years since the release of her debut solo album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. Although her fans were doubting that award-winning artist Lauryn Hill will be performing, the singer took to Twitter to assure her fans that she will definitely be performing in Johannesburg – with U.S. rap legend

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Child Prodigy Elijah;a CEO, Radio Show Host, Gospel Minister and Undergraduate at 11

11-year Elijah is firmly set upon the paths of greatness as the child prodigy is way ahead of his contemporaries, studying Engineering in the university, preaching God’s word while taking care of business. Elijah recently began school and is excited about being in an environment he loves and has waited to join for a long time. In May 2018, Elijah

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“Black Panther” Wins Top Screen Actors Guild ( SAG) Awards Prize Ahead of Oscars

Superhero film “Black Panther,” on Sunday won the top Screen Actors Guild award in its 25th edition, ahead of next month’s Oscars ceremony. “Black Panther” from Walt Disney Co’s Marvel Studios was named best movie ensemble in a surprise triumph over favourite “A Star is Born,” the Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga musical revival, which ended the night without any

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Maiden Edition of West Africa Arm Wrestling Classics, Tagged “Lagos 2019” Holds Feb. 9

The maiden edition of the West Africa Arm Wrestling Classics, tagged “Lagos 2019” is scheduled to hold in Lagos on February 9, 2019, the Nigeria Arm Wrestling Federation (NAF) has announced.  President of the body, Olatunji Jackson, made this known in Lagos on Monday saying that the one-day event would hold on Feb. 9 at the Rowe Park Sports Centre

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