Man convicted of raping award-winning author Alice Sebold exonerated after 39 years
Philadelphia man shot dead his ex-girlfriend in front of her twin sons – Police say
Chicago mom fatally shot in same spot son was killed just days earlier
The story of Miss LaLa, a 19th-century circus star who could lift three men simultaneously
The illegitimate son who became the 1st person of African descent to be elected to Barbados parliament
What was Thanksgiving Day like for enslaved people in America?
Obi Akaeze, the 15-year-old who became ruler of a kingdom in Nigeria’s Delta State
A look at Eskista, the popular snake dance of the Amhara people of Ethiopia
A look at the Argungu fishing festival of Nigeria, Africa’s biggest fishing celebration you must attend
Jay-Z surpasses Quincy Jones to become the most Grammy-nominated artist of all time
Davido received over $400K after asking friends and fans to send him money. He’ll be donating it to orphanages across Nigeria
How Davido raised nearly $400K in a day after asking fans to send him money to clear his Rolls Royce
50-year-old North Carolina woman gives birth to first child after years of trying
History made as family unveil line of CBD-infused cooking oils that are both organic and non-GMO
This elderly couple fell in love and got married after meeting on a dating site during pandemic
‘I can conquer this world’, says Haitian American now world’s shortest non-mobile woman
This Black creator is now TikTok’s first-ever head of diversity and inclusion communications
How is Regina King’s net worth $16 million?
How racism pushed this Jamaican man to start Noirbnb, the Airbnb for Black travelers
Meet the first all-Black classical symphony orchestra to feature at Carnegie Hall in its 130-yr history
Historic all-Black crew operates flight in honor of Juneteenth
In six years, this 24-year-old turned $150 into $120,000. This is how he’s helping others build wealth
How this serial entrepreneur hit millionaire status after leaving Microsoft
At 27, this woman bought a home but sold it and went back to renting. She shares why
Daughters of Ugandan immigrants become first Black women to raise $1M in funding in Kansas
Meet Ken Sutton, co-founder of this voice technology company inspired by autistic boy
Two gifted Kenyans invent world’s first bio-robotic arm operated by brain signals to help the disabled
People didn’t know about wine – says woman who left UK to transform Ghana’s wine industry
Muratina: The Kenyan traditional brew making waves in the UK thanks to this man
A look at the new Ghanaian app that allows diasporans to own and run farms remotely
Nairobi beat Lagos to become Africa’s leading business travel destination – here’s why
Check out the list of the most powerful passports in Africa right now
Visit this iconic monument at the foot of Mauritius mountain where slaves jumped to their deaths
Ghanaian makeup artist becomes first African beauty influencer to partner M.A.C Cosmetics in the UK
He was suspended for giving haircuts at school – and then he caught the eye of his city’s top barber
All about the world’s oldest jewelry unveiled in Morocco dating back 150,000 years
Four interesting facts about Okoth Okombo, the African sign language founder Google just celebrated
At just four years old, this child prodigy had read more than 1,000 books
You probably didn’t know Muhammad Ali made art, his rare drawings just sold for nearly $1M
[Quiz] Can you perfectly match these maps to their respective African countries?
[Quiz] Can you match these African fabrics/materials to their countries of origin?
[Quiz] Do you know the trailblazing African Americans behind these inventions?
Five delicious Caribbean foods you’ve probably never tried
Five amazing health benefits of Aidan fruits you probably didn’t know
Here are the top Black-owned restaurants to look out for in 2021, according to Yelp
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Central Bank of Nigeria policy on cryptocurrency is a drawback to financial inclusion
Arrested at 17, his case helped free hundreds of juvenile offenders but he wasn’t freed until now
President Kenyatta and his Deputy must drop their face-off to create a prosperous Kenya
Black celebrities you probably didn’t know were adopted
South Africa’s last White president FW de Klerk dies, leaving behind a contentious legacy
Sad story of Sudanese asylum seeker who fell through a roof and died fleeing immigration officers
Who killed Brenda Fassie?
A look back at the murder case of Kenyan woman last seen at hotel with British soldiers
Who is Tigray rebel chief Tsadkan Gebretensae and what is his goal?
Story of Black Panther Russell Shoatz who has just been granted compassionate release after 49 yrs
Who is Jay-Z’s mom? Here’s a look at Gloria Carter’s life and her emotional coming out story
Julius Jones, man facing execution Nov.18 for murder he says he didn’t commit, gets chance at life
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