With the odds stacked heavily against him, few people would have expected Abdisamad Adan to go to college, let alone one of the world’s elite institutions of higher learning-Harvard University.
Ghadames is one of the oldest pre-Saharan settlement.
How Bwesigye Bwa Mwesigire’s adoption of his mother’s name led him to question the Africanness of names.
This Is Africa, Open Book Cape Town and #cocreateSA hosted four acclaimed authors for a Meet and Greet evening on Friday. Guests were treated to book presentations, Q&As, readings and spoken word poetry
Pink Taxi offers a safe mode of transportation for women in #Egypt but some have asked if the initiative can indeed help curb sexual harassment in the country
The closing two days of the annual Open Book Festival in Cape Town, South Africa brought together leading literary voices on sexuality, creativity and, of course, books!
TIA was at the Open Book Cape Town festival on the summery Friday that was Day 3. Here’s what you missed out on
The traditional Takienta tower-houses in Togo are phenomenal and they are a prideful part of their lives.
Today remember Steve Bantu Biko, the best-known martyr of the struggle against apartheid. A thinker, freedom fighter, writer and the founder of the Black Consciousness Movement, we celebrate Biko’s remarkable legacy.