For a film industry enthusiast such as myself, I have never once come across a movie so intensely anticipated by folk outside of movie-going culture. I don't even think your cult classics such as the Star Wars franchise have sparked such interest in the general public across the globe.
Lerato Serumula 19 Feb 2018
African Fashion International (AFI) has rebranded its fashion week properties to AFI Cape Town Fashion Week and AFI Joburg Fashion Week. AFI Cape Town Fashion Week will take place from 21-24 March 2018.
14 Feb 2018
AfriDocs, the free streaming platform for the best documentaries in Africa, in conjunction with UNESCO, is presenting the unique film project Colours of the Alphabet for streaming for free for 30 days.
13 Feb 2018
There is a movement, led by a global brand Absolute, to change the image of African art from trinkets and curios to one of creativity across the continent.
6 Feb 2018
Taking the success of its One Source campaign one step further, Absolut Vodka has launched a festival of African creativity in 2018 with its agency Native VML.
5 Dec 2017
The food industry is changing, with some restaurant owners forgoing physical retail spaces and instead opting to trade solely online. The business model of these 'virtual restaurants' often means reduced overheads and therefore increased chances of success.
17 Nov 2017
ACCRA, Ghana - The second edition of the Design Market, a seasonal event to showcase contemporary design in Africa, will open its doors November 4-5, in Accra, Ghana.
1 Nov 2017
LAGOS, Nigeria - Global beer brand, Heineken has unveiled its first Africa inspired fashion collection co-created with talented African designers at Lagos Fashion and Design week as part of its 'Open Design Explorations', a global co-creation programme that connects emerging creatives and gives them a platform to showcase their talent.
1 Nov 2017
Little over a year ago, three friends with thriving creative careers embarked on a mission to combine their love of Africa with their passion for surfing. Thus, Mami Wata was born, a premium African brand of surf apparel and accessories with an undeniable global appeal.
Lauren Hartzenberg 17 Oct 2017
The nominee's list for the 2017 AFRIMA Awards were announced by officials of the African Union Commission, and 13-man jury of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) on Tuesday, 8 August at the Renaissance Hotel, Ikeja in Lagos, Nigeria.
11 Aug 2017
The 2017 edition of the All Africa Music Awards (Afrima) has received an overwhelming response after receiving 4,816 entries from African music artistes and music professionals at the close of the two-month entry submission process on Monday, 17 July 2017.
20 Jul 2017
NUREMBERG, GERMANY: The political unrest in North Africa has had far-reaching consequences for the tourism industry. According to GfK Retail and Technology, the majority of German holidaymakers have postponed any planned trips to Egypt and Tunisia and demand for the summer months also noticeably declined in the first few weeks of the year.
22 Feb 2011