African photography is on the rise. Following decades of photographic misrepresentation by observers from outside the continent, African photographers are now showing the world what they see through their lens. This is Africa spotlights them in a series of interviews.
Greetings our beautiful motherland from the memorable monument of Maqam Echahid in Algiers, the capital city of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria
This week’s woman crush is the epitome of beauty and brains. Today we raise our glasses to the talented Ugandan-born comedienne who is known to many as Africa’s Queen of comedy, Anne Kansiime
In a world where sex seems increasingly easy to get, women still shoulder the burden of making sure the ‘babies stay at bay.’ However, a new male pill is set to hit the shelves in 2017 and change the sex and contraceptive game forever. How ready are we societally for men to shoulder some of the contraceptive burden?
Good morning Africa from one of the continent’s premier San rock art sites, Tsodilo Hills Ngamiland District in Botswana
She’s South Africa’s first working albino model, a film actress and TV personality. A powerhouse who has not let her skin condition define her path towards her dreams, she is also our woman crush this Wednesday. Refilwe Modiselle had a chat with TIA’s Khanyo Mjamba about her successes, ideas of beauty and the bright future
Today we are crushing on the dynamic, bold and powerful Akosua Adoma Owusu (31), a 2013 Africa Movie Academy Awards winner and American avant-garde filmmaker born to Ghanaian parents
Natasha Msonza discusses what it is like to be a naturally light-skinned woman of African descent during the current “yellow-bone” and skin-lightening craze
Sex for women often comes down to marriage and reproduction, with the central idea being that you must give your vagina to your husband and then birth a child. Notions of masturbation and women’s pleasure are often taboo however more women need to start touching themselves and discovering pleasure as a principle that is integral to sex