South African Ambassador on xenophobic attacks

United States Ambassador to South Africa, Mninwa Johannes Mahalangu, discussed the recent spate of xenophobic attacks in South Africa. Speaking exclusively to AFRICA TODAY TV’s Tara Wall, the ambassador addressed the impact the crisis is having on the country’s economy, political affairs, race relations and immigration. AFRICA TODAY TV ‘This Week’ is a national television … Read more South African Ambassador on xenophobic attacks

A Baltimore mother’s ‘love’ on display

Media reaction to a Baltimore mother’s outrage and subsequent public flogging of her son when she happened to stumble upon his apparent involvement looting and rioting in the aftermath of the Freddie Gray death, has taken an unexpected turn. Media analyst┬áTara Wall joined a CNN panel to discuss the implications.

Africa In America: Student Scholars

Amid the influx of immigrants who arrive in the United States and aside from the political bantering on the topic itself, one seemingly underreported fact is that African immigrants are the most educated among all migrant groups arriving here. There is a reason many African parents insist on prioritizing education and advanced study as a … Read more Africa In America: Student Scholars

Africa In America: Migration

Immigration of African nationals to the United States seems to be at an uptick with black African immigrants comprising an estimated 1.1 million migrants. While each story is unique, the patterns for success bear similar threads. Correspondent Tara Wall examines what’s at stake for these new arrivals and the impact on American culture in this … Read more Africa In America: Migration