Nnedi Okorafor is writing a comic series about Black Panther’s Dora Milaje warriors

Nigerian fantasy and science fiction writer Nnedi Okorafor will write a new three-part comic that focuses on the elite all-female forces team that protects the secretive African country Wakanda.  Marvel announced that Black Panther’s Dora Milaje will get a three-part comic series, Wakanda Forever, which will be written by Nnedi Okorafor, Black Panther: Long Live the King and Binti trilogy author. Come June,…

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Beyoncé and JAY-Z’s On the Run II Poster inspired by Senegalese movie “Touki Bouki”

Beyoncé and Jay-Z are going on tour this summer, for the On the Run Tour II, and the main poster is inspired by Senegalese Djibril Diop Mambéty's 1973 movie "Touki Bouki". The On the Run II Poster shows Beyonce and Jay-Z riding a motorbike trimmed with a bull's skull. This is a reference to a scene from the 1973 Senegalese…

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‘Black Panther’ shattered box office records with over $400M global debut

As we all know, the Ryan Coogler-directed Marvel's Black Panther has been one of the most highly anticipated movies to come out this year, and has already broken barriers in the film industry. Black Panther opened in virtually every major market except for Russia (Feb. 22), Japan (March 1) and China (March 9). The movie earned a mighty…

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“Americanah” by Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, soon a movie ?

The novel "Americanah" by the famous Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie might soon be adapted to cinema. Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong'o has acquired adaptation rights. Lupita Nyong'O has acquired the rights to adapt Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's award-winning novel Americanah's, which could be produced by Brad Pitt. The novelist also announced that Lupita Nyong'o should probably take the role…

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“Ouaga Girls”, a documentary on gender equality, directed by Theresa Traore Dahlberg

"Ouaga Girls", is a documentary on gender equality, which was directed by Sweden's Theresa Traore Dahlberg. It takes place in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The story "A group of young women from Ouagadougou study at a girls' school to become a car mechanic, classmates become their port of safety, joy and fraternity, while going through the…

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