Ryan Coogler's superhero film "Black Panther," based on the Marvel comic, is about a king of a technologically advanced African country. His superb fighting skills are enhanced by his mystical powers and Vibranium-crafted Black Panther suit. The film has created a buzz worldwide for its cinematography, special effects, great cast and especially its homage to African culture. VOA's Penelope Poulou has more.
As competition day gets closer, Nigeria's bobsled team members say they are super excited about their Winter Olympic debut in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The team, which is making history as Africa's first bobsled team to compete in the Winter Games, is led by Nigerian-American Seun Adigun, a hurdler who represented Nigeria in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. VOA's Mariama Diallo reports.