Africa is far from having an ageing farming population. What is missing is a critical mass of skilled, young farmers with access to finance who could drive productivity in farming.
Both Black Panther and Beyoncé’s Black is King represent a utopian vision of empowerment and connection to Africa.
Corruption has been a constant feature of South African political life for much of the past 350 years; solutions will also take time.
The live streaming of music events online is full of potential – but right now few artists or hosting venues are earning much from it.
Big Brother Naija continues to dominate cultural conversations among African youth. Is this Nigeria’s strongest PR move?
With the right leadership, mindset and policies African countries can achieve, even exceed, the growth and development successes of Asian counterparts.
How do elements of Fela Kuti’s music get reproduced by today’s pop musicians? Decades after his death, Fela Kuti, Nigeria’s most famous musician continues to live on through his art.
Low-budget, grassroots video-film efforts are beginning to blossom and will shape the film industry in the long run.
There is not much information on artefacts used by Stone Age humans to make sound and music – but the first comprehensive survey is a good start.