Family ties: cousins Angel Reese and Jordan Hawkins both secure NCAA championship titles

By Seyoum Mensuphu-Bey, Special to the AFRO Social media networks and traditional media alike were set ablaze after the 2023 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) championship game, played between the Louisiana State University (LSU) Tigers and the University of Iowa (Iowa)on April 2. The phenomenal court matchup between Angel Reese and Caitlin Clark was absolutely


Irvo Otieno autopsy reveals asphyxia as cause of death

By Sarah Rankin, The Associated Press Irvo Otieno, a 28-year-old Black man whose death last month at a Virginia mental hospital has sparked outrage and led to second-degree murder charges against 10 defendants, died of “positional and mechanical asphyxia with restraints,” a medical examiner’s office said Monday. Arkuie Williams, the administrative deputy in the state

Judikay Reimagines ‘Song of Angels’ for New Single “Jehovah Meliwo” ft. 121Selah

EeZee Conceptz presents “Jehovah ‘Meliwo” by Judikay featuring 121Selah. Nigerian Gospel minister, Judikay reimagines her well-received “Song of Angels (Ndi Mo Zi)” for a dance-ready new single titled “Jehovah Meliwo” featuring contemporary gospel group, 121Selah. “They rejoiced too early, they mocked you too quick. Didn’t they know? how can the rock of ages be buried-wrapped

LISTEN: Rehmahz Drops ‘Evangelical Banger’ – Get Life

AfroGospel sensation, songwriter-songwriter, and music producer Rehmahz releases what he calls an “Evangelical Banger” titled “Get Life” as he keeps his “RehmahzSZN” series going. The new single is available now to download/stream on all major digital platforms. According to Rehmahz, “Get Life” was tagged an evangelical banger because of its emphasis on salvation. “Life begins

Chris ND Delivers “Worship Expressions” in New EP

“Worship Expressions,” is the newest body of work from Nigerian gospel artist, Chris ND. The “Oluwa Show Me Love” crooner treats fans to a collection of heartwarming new sounds in this project. “Worship Expressions” is a 6-track EP featuring Afro-contemporary worship tunes showcasing Chris ND’s diversity. Recall that Chris ND burst into national renown with