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A Gambian model, who has gained notoriety for her rich, dark skin tone, came under attack on social media after a follower accused her of being a White woman in blackface.

  South Africans are marking the anniversary of the death of Nelson Mandela. The former statesman died Dec. 5 last year after a long illness…

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Yasiin Bey (pictured), formerly known as the musical artist and actor Mos Def, who currently lives in South Africa is reportedly canceling his upcoming U.S. tour…

Pastor Lesego Daniel (pictured) has been at the center of some heated controversy, after it was publicized — via his Rabboni Centre Ministries in Garankuwa,…

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Black gospel music traveled across the globe and brought its healing force as Grammy Award-winning gospel star Kirk Franklin performed at the memorial service for freedom fighter…

  Marco Longari / Pool via EPA Military officers carry the coffin of Nelson Mandela to the Union Buildings marking the start of a three-day…

Presidents and prime ministers, celebrities and royals joined tens of thousands of South Africans to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela on Tuesday, in a memorial…

Tens of thousands of South Africans, dozens of presidents and prime ministers, celebrities and street sweepers all headed to the same place: a stadium in…

    President Obama and Former President George Bush and Families arrive In South Africa for the Memorial Service for Nelson Mandela video courtesy of…

  President Barack Obama has taken off for South Africa to attend a national memorial service for Nelson Mandela. Obama and his wife, Michelle, boarded…

  *Nelson Mandela will be laid to rest on Sunday, Dec. 15 at his rural home in Qunu, and a memorial service in a Johannesburg…

* earlier pictures of First Lady Michelle Obama and Nelson Mandela Nelson Mandela’s daughter Zindzi said her father “opened his eyes” and he smiled when she told him that President…