Nigeria

Veteran Nollywood actress Rachael Oniga, a legendary presence in the Nigerian movie industry who was known for her maternal roles, died July 31. She was 64 years old.

279 girls were freed after they were abducted from the Government Girls Junior Secondary School in Jangebe last week.

334 students from the Kankara Government Science Secondary School in Katsina were returned to safety on Thursday after a week of captivity.

Weeks of demonstrations against police violence in Nigeria culminated in violence when army soldiers reportedly opened fire on protesters speaking out against the country's Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

13-year-old Nigerian golf prodigy Iyeneobong Essien wants to make history at the 2022 Summer Youth Olympics.

A Nigerian entrepreneur has invented the first-ever interactive computer science education doll to inspire youth to pursue careers in tech.

The product is being removed from shelves.

Chyna is literally profiting off of white supremacy.

Black tech entrepreneur Silas Adekunle is on his way to becoming the highest paid robotics engineer in the world.

15-year-old Tomisin Ogunnubi is making waves in the tech industry with the creation of an app designed to find children who are lost.