Rwanda: Miss Black Festival to Be Held in Kigali

[New Times] Rwanda is set to host the inaugural ‘Miss Black Festival’, bringing together black girls from across the globe to celebrate, beauty, intelligence, and cultural richness of black women around the world.

Angola: União Recreativo Kilamba Wins Luanda’s Carnival

[ANGOP] Luanda — Grupo União Recreativo Kilamba, from the Rangel district, won class A of the Luanda’s Carnival, 2024 edition, with 896 points, whose parade took place on Monday, in Nova Marginal, after having already done so in 2023.

Central Africa: The Ben to Entertain Comedy Lovers in Kampala

[New Times] Rwandan RnB singer, The Ben, and his wife Pamella Uwicyeza this morning landed in Kampala, Uganda, where the artiste is expected to perform at a comedy show hosted by one of the countries’ biggest standup comedian, Alex Muhangi.

Rwanda: New Festival to Position Kigali As a Global Cultural Hub

[New Times] From February 16 — 25, more than 200 artistes from 25 nations will convene in Kigali for the inaugural edition of ‘Kigali Triennial Festival’, a celebration of African arts and culture that aims to position the Rwandan capital as a global …

Congo-Kinshasa: Baloji Pushes Cinema Boundaries With Augure/Omen

[Afropop] The Belgian/Congolese rapper/composer/recording artist Baloji has always cut his own road, creating unclassifiable recordings and videos that reflect a broad and in some ways radical world view, full of provocative contradictions, ancient and…