Too Early for Birds: The Brazen Edition

Too Early for Birds is an experimental theatre production built on the premise that African stories should be told by Africans, the African way. In telling our...
Onjerika

Makena Onjerika Bags The Caine Prize!

Here at Zeda, we love seeing women win. This time it's Makena Onjerika, a Kenyan author who's bagged the 2018 Caine Prize for African Writing for her story Fanta Blackcurrant....
fame

Lupita On The Walk Of Fame!

Lupita Nyongo's star continues to shine brighter- and this time literally. The beloved Hollywood actress is set to receive her very own Walk Of Fame star. The news...

Diplo and MØ Open to Collaborating with Kenyan Artists with the New Tuborg Open

Tuborg, the Danish lager brand, has announced the return of their music campaign Tuborg OPEN, which this year sees global pairing Diplo and MØ exploring musical influences...

Sauti Sol, Shekhinah and OSHUN to Headline Thrift Social ‘Made in Kenya’ Edition

Thrift Social is arguably Africa’s biggest thrift market and is celebrating its 3rd birthday in style. On Saturday 24th June 2018 at Uhuru Gardens from noon to...

Groove Awards 2018 Nominees Announced

Groove Awards, Kenya's biggest Gospel muisc awards, has announced its 2018 nominees. This is the 13th edition of the awards. Voting is open and will run until...
Kakuma

TEDx Kakuma Camp 2018

On 9th June 2018, Kakuma Refugee Camp will come alive- and for a positive reason this time. It will be the location of the first ever TEDx...

Mama Afrika Film Festival Open for Submissions

Mama Afrika Film Festival (formerly Udada Film Festival) is calling on all female filmmakers, sculptors and visual artists to submit their works for a chance to be...
Caine Prize for African Writing

2018 Caine Prize for African Writing Shortlist

Earlier this month, the shortlist for the 2018 Caine Prize for African Writing was announced. Of the five writers in the list, four are women. All the...
Salaga

The Hundred Wells Of Salaga by Ayesha Harruna Attah

Set in pre-colonial Ghana, The Hundred Wells of Salaga chronicles the lives of two women: Amina and Wurche. Amina's peaceful life is mercilessly interrupted when she is separated...
Twaweza

Safaricom Unveils Twaweza Live

On 7th May 2018, Safaricom  announced the launch of the ‘Safaricom Twaweza Live’ experience which aims to positively impact customers and transform lives in various communities around...
Janet

Janet Jackson To Receive ICON Award At Billboard Music Awards

Janet Jackson will be feted at this year's Billboard Music Awards. The ceremony will be held on May 20 in Las Vegas. Apart from receiving the award, the music...