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Encounters South African International Documentary Festival | Afrocritik
Encounters South African International Documentary Festival Prepares for Its 26th Edition, Unveils Opening Film

The festival will take place at venues in Cape Town and Johannesburg from June 20th…

Creators of “Iyanu” Unveil Voice Cast Members| Afrocritik
Creators of “Iyanu” Unveil Voice Cast Members

The cast members include Serah Johnson, Okey Jude, Samuel Kugbiyi, Adesua Etomi-Wellington, Blossom Chukwujekwu, Stella…

Umuofia Arts and Books Festival 2024| Afrocritik
Umuofia Arts and Books Festival Gears up for Its Second Edition, Calls for Submission for Its Anthology

The festival will be held from July 31st to August 3rd, 2024, in Enugu, Nigeria.…

Caleb Azumah Nelson Wins the 2024 Dylan Thomas Prize | Afrocritik
Caleb Azumah Nelson Wins the 2024 Dylan Thomas Prize

For his literary work, Small Worlds, the writer will receive a cash prize of £20,000. …

Tyla, Ayra Starr, Focalistic, Tems, Burna Boy, 6 Other African Artistes Bag Nominations for the 2024 BET Awards | Afrocritik
Tyla, Ayra Starr, Focalistic, Tems, Burna Boy, 6 Other African Artistes Bag Nominations at the 2024 BET Awards

This year’s award show will air on June 30, 2024. By Hope Ibiale African artistes,…

Island Prize - 2024 shortlist | Afriocritik
The Island Prize Unveils Shortlist for Its 2024 Edition

The shortlisted writers are Ruby Excel, Mali Kambandu, and Simbarashe Steyn Kundizeza.  By Hope Ibiale…

Salzburg Africa Film Day 2024
Salzburg Africa Film Day Set to Spotlight Two Nigerian Films

All the Colors of the World are Between Black and White and Bravo. Burkina! will…

Femi Kayode Shortlisted for the 2024 CWA Daggers Award

Femi Kayode is nominated in the Ian Fleming Steel Dagger category. By Hope Ibiale The…

8 African Writers Nominated for the 2024 Locus Awards

The Locus Awards winners will be announced on June 22, 2024. By Hope Ibiale African…

Waje | Gala Music
Nigerian Singer, Waje, Releases New EP Exclusively on Gala Music

Starting from May 8th, fans can get early access to the project on the platform,…