Lifestyle

Arts, culture, music, cinema, and real life.

Get to Know Africa’s Indigenous Tribes Who Have Preserved Their Cultures for Centuries

Africa is one of the continents still with indigenous tribes who still maintain their cultures. These are two of the many inventions that have come to define our modern society. But, somewhere in remote areas and rich plains of Africa, there are groups of people who continue to live peacefully without dependence on any of the …

Get to Know Africa’s Indigenous Tribes Who Have Preserved Their Cultures for Centuries Continue Reading »

Africa Month – Capture Your African Heritage

May is Africa Month, and the African Union’s theme for this year is ‘Arts, Culture, and Heritage’. Forever Family just launched its service offering that records the existence of African families. Obakeng Kunupi is the founder and creative mind of the Forever Family e-zine and family directory. His intention is to unite Africans through their …

Africa Month – Capture Your African Heritage Continue Reading »

‘World Day For Culture Diversity’ To Act As A Stepping Stone For Greater Cultural Understanding And Acceptance

The 21st May 2021 sees South Africa join the world in celebrating ‘World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development’. This day has been held annually since 2001 when UNESCO adopted the Universal Declaration on Cultural Diversity. This year, the Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Communities (CRL …

‘World Day For Culture Diversity’ To Act As A Stepping Stone For Greater Cultural Understanding And Acceptance Continue Reading »

Branson Centre And UNDP Aim To Enable Entrepreneurs With New Food Innovation Challenge

Food Waste Innovation Challenge launched in line with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 10 entrepreneurs to be selected for a six-month go-to-market and investor-readiness mentorship programme Challenge is supported by partner UNDP Accelerator Labs South Africa Today, the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship South Africa announces the launch of its Food Waste Innovation Challenge. The Challenge …

Branson Centre And UNDP Aim To Enable Entrepreneurs With New Food Innovation Challenge Continue Reading »

Apple Music Celebrates The Spirit Of Umoja For Africa Month

With the eyes and ears of the world currently on Africa, Apple Music is celebrating Africa Month this May with a campaign themed around Umoja and a message of unity and togetherness. The campaign also shines a spotlight on the new generation of African artists who are changing the narrative in the music industry locally …

Apple Music Celebrates The Spirit Of Umoja For Africa Month Continue Reading »

The Architectural Splendour of Ancient Africa

Ancient African architecture has a mystical charm that reveals the true nature of the continent that is steeped in tradition and culture. While we live in modern times with beautiful modern buildings, it is the primeval structures that burst with ageless allure and fascination. From Mali to Ethiopia, Zimbabwe and Egypt, if the following structures …

The Architectural Splendour of Ancient Africa Continue Reading »

Families In A Pandemic

Just over one year ago, South Africa went into one of the world’s strictest lockdowns in our efforts to curb the spread of Covid-19 and to save lives. The impact of this lockdown over the last 14 months, across many areas, is well known and documented. “However, perhaps one of the lesser documented or discussed consequences of …

Families In A Pandemic Continue Reading »

When Creativity Takes Courage – Nigerian Artist, O Yemi Tubi

An artist like no other, Olabamiji Yemi Tubi, also known in the art world as MOYAT, was born in 1955 in the city of Ibadan, Nigeria. He obtained his BFA Degree in Graphic Design from Valdosta State College USA, and then moved to live and work as a designer in England, where he spends much of …

When Creativity Takes Courage – Nigerian Artist, O Yemi Tubi Continue Reading »

Plascon And Durban Artist Pay Tribute To Afro-Futurism In A Welcoming, Colourful Mural

Popular Durban artist, Kev Seven is seizing the moment with an edgy new mural that pays homage to Afro-Futurism, fashion, the evolution of African identity and its relationship to the modern world. The mural forms part of an initiative – set to bring colour to public spaces – supported by coatings brand, Plascon. Seven’s fresh …

Plascon And Durban Artist Pay Tribute To Afro-Futurism In A Welcoming, Colourful Mural Continue Reading »

Two South Africans Chosen For Global Digital Tv Series

Corona Studios’ “Free Range Humans” Launches This Week  Free Range Humans, an original, digital content series from Corona Studios, airs on YouTube from today. The series follows eight extraordinary people – including two South Africans – who left their unfulfilling indoor lives to follow their passions and live an authentic, purpose-driven life close to nature.  …

Two South Africans Chosen For Global Digital Tv Series Continue Reading »

Scroll to Top

We are committed to Africa

Unlike many global publications, for nearly a decade we have been committed to showing a complete picture of Africa – not just a single story.  Offended by one-sided coverage of wars, disasters and disease, the founders of Africa.com created a website that provides a balanced view of Africa – current events, business, arts & culture, travel, fashion, sports, information, development, and more.

Will you support us?