A racy TV series aimed at teens and twentysomethings is helping to spread the message of AIDS awareness across sub-Saharan Africa.
A controversial news report by a South African web has sparked a showdown with the police, reviving a public debate over press rights in a country known for its media freedom.
Morocco's minority Amazigh community launched its first web this month.
When songstress Rihanna came clean about abusive boyfriend Chris Brown, she was hailed for taking a stand against domestic violence, which the pop idol called a "big secret" that many women were…
The boys of Bujumbura patrol the streets in third-hand T-shirts and ill-fitting jeans, carrying stacks of DVDs they sell to passing motorists, sidewalk diners and curious passers-by.
Four months after an agreement with Zimbabwean officials to repair what one minister dubbed a "mutually ruinous relationship," the BBC and CNN are reporting openly from the troubled African nation…
This bustling city in the eastern Congo might seem like the perfect setting for a Hollywood disaster film.
South African filmmakers say the film business is in dire straits.
The Kenya Film Commission has tabled an ambitious slate of incentives for foreign film crews, with a proposed 25% rebate for pics that can claim at least half of their principal shooting in the…
African film fans hampered by global distribution networks will finally have a one-stop shop for the works of some of Africa's best-known filmmakers.
Africa has inspired countless animated films made in the West -- think "The Lion King" and "Madagascar."