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Kim Harrisberg

    Politics and Society2 weeks ago

    Kenyan doctors’ strike: the government keeps failing to hold up its end of the bargain

    Arts, Culture and Sport2 weeks ago

    Andrew Chatora on the faultlines of nation-building

    Climate activists holding a demonstration holding placards. One placard reads "Climate Justice for All"
    Politics and Society4 weeks ago

    Climate finance for the Global North and climate reparations for the Global South

    David Chasumba’s Behind the Facade & Other Short Stories: A review
    Arts, Culture and Sport1 month ago

    David Chasumba’s Behind the Facade & Other Short Stories: A review

    Arts, Culture and Sport1 month ago

    Stolen Asante artefacts from British and V&A Museums return to Ghana

    Politics and Society2 months ago

    In the face of autocracy the Togolese Civil League movement pushes for justice, accountability and democracy

    Arts, Culture and Sport2 months ago

    Colonial statues in Africa have been removed, returned and torn down again – why it’s such a complex history

    Tsitsi Dangarembga, the author of Nervous Conditions, a Zimbabwean classic. Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images
    Arts, Culture and Sport3 months ago

    Nervous Conditions: on translating one of Zimbabwe’s most famous novels into Shona

    Flags of various African countries
    Politics and Society3 months ago

    The Africa Club launched to strengthen the continent’s financial muscle

    Arts, Culture and Sport3 months ago

    Andrew Chatora’s Literature award…a background

    Politics and Society3 months ago

    UNEA-6: Fossil fuels drive both the Plastics and Climate Crises and need an International Framework to phase them out

    Pan Africanism mural in Tanzania. Photo: Michael Branz/ CC BY 2.0
    Politics and Society3 months ago

    Opinion | PanAfricanists must seek a radical cure for the open wound that is the state in Africa

    Arts, Culture and Sport3 months ago

    Grammy Awards: Africa finally has its own category – but at what cost?

    Politics and Society3 months ago

    Hage Geingob: Namibian president who played a modernising role

    Zimbabwean writer Andrew Chatora awarded for land-themed novel in New York
    Arts, Culture and Sport3 months ago

    Zimbabwean writer Andrew Chatora awarded for land-themed novel in New York

    Pumpjack located south of Midland, Texas.
    Politics and Society4 months ago

    Europe has plans for Africa’s resources, and not for Africa’s benefit

    Nelson Mandela revisiting his cell at Robben Island prison. The image was sold to support his charitable causes. Louise Gubb/Corbis via Getty Images
    Politics and Society4 months ago

    Nelson Mandela’s personal items under the hammer in New York? Why it outraged some, and what’s at stake

    Politics and Society4 months ago

    Opinion | Julia Sebutinde — the ICJ judge whose dissenting opinion further condemned Gazans

    Muhoozi Kainerugaba,
    Politics and Society4 months ago

    Opinion | The Muhoozi Project is a hoax

    Arts, Culture and Sport4 months ago

    Ghana’s looted Asante gold comes home (for now) – Asante ruler’s advisor tells us about the deal

    Politics and Society2 years ago

    Benin’s 30m ‘Amazon’ statue honours the women warriors of Dahomey

    Politics and Society2 years ago

    Saudi Arabia is a modern slave hub and graveyard for African migrant workers

    Arts, Culture and Sport2 years ago

    Women behind the decks: The rise of South Africa’s female Amapiano DJs

    A person reading the bible
    African identities1 year ago

    What does the Bible say about homosexuality? For starters, Jesus wasn’t a homophobe

    Lifestyle2 years ago

    South Africa approves the use of the Dapivirine vaginal ring for HIV prevention

    Politics and Society2 years ago

    Alliance High School appoints new head — the smooth transition marks a new dawn

    Scholar-activist W.E.B. DuBois in 1946.
    African identities1 year ago

    W.E.B. Du Bois, Black History Month and the importance of African American studies

    Cartoon | UK High Court upholds a controversial plan to send migrants to Rwanda
    Politics and Society1 year ago

    Cartoon | UK High Court upholds a controversial plan to send migrants to Rwanda

    LGBTQ+ rights: African Union watchdog goes back on its own word
    African identities1 year ago

    LGBTQ+ rights: African Union watchdog goes back on its own word

    Nigerian super artist Tems (Temilade Openiyi) 
    Arts, Culture and Sport1 year ago

    Nigeria and South Africa triumph at the 2023 Grammys

    The art in this dossier is based on still frames from the music video ‘IMF’ by Seun Kuti and Egypt 80 (Knitting Factory Records) featuring Dead Prez’s M1, directed by Jerome Bernard and produced by Duck Factory.
    Politics and Society1 year ago

    Life or Debt: The Stranglehold of Neocolonialism and Africa’s Search for Alternatives

    Borderless Africa: Free movement in Africa is a step towards complete decolonisation
    Politics and Society1 year ago

    Borderless Africa: Free movement in Africa is a step towards complete decolonisation

    The annual gay pride parade in Entebbe, Uganda, in 2014.
    African identities11 months ago

    US talks sanctions against Uganda after a harsh anti-gay law – but criminalizing same-sex activities has become a political tactic globally

    Cartoon: Nigeria elections 2023
    Politics and Society1 year ago

    Cartoon | Nigeria elections 2023

    Winky D, wearing Lionel Messi Argentina shirt
    Arts, Culture and Sport1 year ago

    Three Silences of Winky D

    Policeman Shane Naidoo, left, leads Thabo Bester from holding cells in Durban.
    Arts, Culture and Sport1 year ago

    Thabo Bester’s escape from a privately-run South African prison raises questions about corruption

    Ghetto Kids: what’s behind the moves of the Ugandan dance troupe that stormed the world
    Arts, Culture and Sport1 year ago

    Ghetto Kids: what’s behind the moves of the Ugandan dance troupe that stormed the world

    Beyoncé performs in Dubai in 2023.
    Arts, Culture and Sport1 year ago

    Beyoncé is going on a world tour. Why she shouldn’t ignore Africa

    Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari and Godwin Emefiele, the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, present the redesigned banknotes in Abuja.
    Politics and Society1 year ago

    Nigeria’s currency redesign and withdrawal limits: questionable policy and bad timing

    Angelique Kidjo on stage in Paris in 2021.
    Arts, Culture and Sport1 year ago

    Angelique Kidjo: the diva from Benin could win a record sixth Grammy Award