Saturday, October 31, 2020

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Mary Sibande – Beyond Long Live The Dead Queen

Mary Sibande is one of South Africa’s most talented young artists who employs the human form as a vehicle to explore the construction of identity in post-colonial South Africa. Her celebrated series ‘long live the dead queen’  attempts to critique...

5 Reasons Nairobi Is Such An Incredible City

Blogger Mark Wiens, a food and travel writer who’s online musings have garnered plenty of worldwide attention, gives us a taste of one of his favourite cities in Africa. Nairobi is the capital and largest city of Kenya. It’s an...

Child Beggars Of Africa

Nigeria– over 95% of the children on the streets of Akwa Ibom State, have been stigmatised as “witches” by pastors and abandoned to live on the streets by their parents. Most children living on the street in Lusaka, Zambia are...

Valuable African Traditions Now on the Brink of Extinction

Popular African traditions are slowly being replaced with strange western cultures. Although Africa often appears disadvantaged in many aspects, it is king when it comes to preservation of cultures. In fact, different African traditions have over the years influenced many...

Animals Endemic to Africa

Bountiful Safaris we believe tourism can effectively provide the incentive for promoting wildlife conservation. Through visiting some of these isolated habitats, economic incentive is provided for their protection and revenue can be used to continue supporting conservation efforts.Here we...

Most Bizarre Laws in Africa

Most Bizarre Laws in Africaike Latin America, Africa has some of the most dumb laws in the world. Here are some of the most bizarre laws around Africa. South Africa It is against the law to purchase a television, without obtaining...
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The 10 Best Contemporary African Books

From a reinterpreted Heart of Darkness to a barstool in Congo, this is a list of Africa’s best contemporary...
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Embarrassing Science Prediction That Failed

1. While theoretically and technically television may be feasible, commercially and financially I consider it an impossibility, a development of which we need waste...

Africa’s Greatest Story

Herodotus (Greek historian c. 484–425 BC) called them the ‘wisemen occupying the Upper Nile, men of long life, whose manners and customs pertain to...

Mary Sibande – Beyond Long Live The Dead Queen

Mary Sibande is one of South Africa’s most talented young artists who employs the human form as a vehicle to explore the construction of identity...

Abisola Akanni: The Queen of the African catwalk

Fusing African and Western culture in her menswear collection has earned Abisola Akanni a coveted catwalk space at a global platform for African-inspired designers.Abisola,...