Actor Morgan Freeman has produced a video urging all to mark International Nelson Mandela Day by pledging 67 minutes of their day to service in their community.
- Thursday, 18 July 2013 07:58
- Friday, 05 July 2013 00:00
Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, head of the African Union Commission (AUC), was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of History, Anthropology and Religious Sciences by the University of Rome – La Sapienza on 26th June 2013.
- Thursday, 04 July 2013 15:51
With Angola for the first time a sub-Saharan African country has won the Leone d’Oro/Golden Lion prize for the best national pavilion of the Venice Biennial. This distinction for an African national pavilion during this year’s 55th Venice Biennial has been greeted with inappropriate prejudice by “ART - Das Kunstmagazin”, the leading art magazine from Germany. “ART” commented the jury’s decision with the question “Angola! Where is Angola?”
- Sunday, 30 June 2013 15:45
US President Barack Obama has announced the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, the new flagship program of the President’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI).