Tinashe Mushakavanhu, University of the Witwatersrand After being disenchanted with his work as a detective inspector in Rhodesia’s…
July 29, 2021
Gnawa culture, a centuries-old Moroccan practice rooted in music, African rituals and Sufi traditions, has been added to…
December 13, 2019
The legacy of Islamic Cairo’s most famous son Naguib Mahfouz lives on in its winding lanes more than…
November 29, 2019
Makaho faced years of discrimination and discouragement before a wealthy fan decided to fund a recording session in 2016
November 7, 2019
"Africa is my essence. #Africa is my identity...Africa is life. Africa is the vibe, the energy. Africa, the core of our existence." -RezThaPoet...What does #AfricaFirst mean to you?
September 26, 2019
"#AfricaFirst is a culture. #AfricaFirst is a people with a history, with an old civilisation that reigns forever, eternally." -Efe Paul Azino In this short piece, Efe Paul Azino tells the tales of #Africa from earliest civilisations to today's giant strides.
September 17, 2019
In Tonkolili and Port Loko, a new type of ritual is emerging in which girls are initiated by the Sowei, but are not "cut"
August 12, 2019
Museum staff knew the bones were something special - they just didn't know what exactly.
August 9, 2019