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
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
Art and creativity are at the heart of African culture and now those in the Diaspora who long for a little piece of home can find it with this Washington, DC Eastern Market artist.
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
While the complex and contentious political discussions over immigration play out in Congress and among the presidential hopefuls, our reporting is focused on the stories behind the debate. In this clip from our ‘Africa In America‘ docu-series viewers learn that one of the nation’s top political leaders has a not-so-well-known story rooted in South Sudan … Read more Not your average immigrant story
Princess Tara Productions has partnered with AFRICA TODAY TV to showcase the stories of African immigrants and the African Diaspora in America as part of the new docu-series ‘Africa In America’. Hosted and executive produced by Tara Wall, the series originally aired on MHz Networks (check local cable listings).