The Washington West African Center (WAWAC) is holding their first ever Sounds of Africa Festival at the Everett Community College campus in downtown Everett on Friday, August 4th and Saturday, August 5th.Established in 2017, WAWAC’s mission... Read More.
Legendary Jamaican musician Bob Marley will release Africa Unite, a posthumous album featuring his greatest hits. A fusion of reggae and Afrobeats, the ten-track project blends some of the icon's most beloved songs, like "Waiting In Vain" and "Three Little Birds," with the contemporary... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Russia’s foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, has announced that Wagner Mercenary Group is to continue its operations in Africa and its troops are set to remain in place following the aborted armed mutiny by Wagner mercenary fighters in Russia on Saturday.Speaking in an... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley’s husband, Michael Haley, is set to deploy in the coming weeks to Africa with the South Carolina Army National Guard, a source familiar confirms to ABC News.The yearlong deployment would span much of Nikki Haley’s campaign schedule and... Read More.
(LONDON) -- One of the world's most wanted fugitives accused of involvement in the Rwandan genocide has been arrested in South Africa after more than two decades on the run, authorities announced Thursday.Fulgence Kayishema was taken into custody in Paarl, about 35 miles northeast... Read More.
Kip Moore hit new career milestones with his recent debut concerts in South Africa. This sold-out trek included a stadium show boasting over 25,000 fans and two arena shows. His headlining Damn Love World Tour will continue in Germany, the Netherlands and the U.K., as well as... Read More.
(ACCRA, Ghana) -- During her first full day in Accra, Ghana on Monday, Vice President Kamala Harris met with the nation's president, raising human rights issues and growing competition from China in the region during their bilateral meeting.Currently being discussed in Ghana's parliament is... Read More.
(ACCRA, Ghana) -- Vice President Kamala Harris arrived in Accra, Ghana, on Sunday, kicking off a weeklong trip on the continent that will also take her to Tanzania and Zambia.Harris, the first Black woman U.S. vice president, is making her first trip to Africa while... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Kamala Harris, the first Black U.S. vice president, on Saturday begins a historic first trip while in office to Africa, with stops scheduled in Ghana, Tanzania and Zambia during her weeklong tour.She continues the Biden administration's outreach to African countries amid competition... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- First lady Jill Biden arrived in Namibia on Wednesday, the first stop on a trip meant to show the administration's commitment to Africa, according to a White House official.She was accompanied by her granddaughter Naomi and was greeted at the airport by... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Some 70 years after humans drove cheetahs to extinction in India, the country now seeks to bring them back.In efforts to reestablish a population, South Africa will ship about 100 of the carnivorous cats to India over the next decade with... Read More.
(LONDON) -- South African authorities were attempting to capture a young tiger on the loose in a Johannesburg suburb on Monday.The 9-month-old female tiger was captured on surveillance video early Monday while circling a parked car outside an office building in the town of... Read More.