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Happy Africa Day From USAIG!

Happy Africa Day from USAIG! Today is the anniversary of the African Union, which was founded on May 25, 1963. Join us in celebrating...

Culture Wednesdays: Nigerian Artists Showcase Their Talents On Twitter

From #WellnessWednesday to #NordicEquality, there really is no limit as to what new, trending hashtag will go viral on Twitter. But this week, we...

1st BLACK WOMAN SPEEDSKATER

December 18, 2017 By Staff, "The Gist" Maame Biney became the 1st black woman to qualify for a U.S. Olympic speedskating team! The 17-year-old Ghanian-American cruised...

AFRICAN IN BLOOMBERG 50: UPDATE

  An update to our report that Nigerian billionaire, Aliko Dangote is the only African on the Bloomberg 50 list of this year's most influential...

MUGABE RESIGNS!

November 21, 2017 By Staff, "The Gist" Zimbabwe'sĀ president and one of the last African "big men" has resigned. Zimbabweans cheer, cry and dance in the street,...

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