European superiority through production of knowledge to impart to colonial subjects was an important element of colonial education. In Uganda, it seems primary education is now almost fully decolonised, as Bwesigye bwa Mwesigire writes
A conference is under way in the Netherlands, with more than 800 participants conferring for two days in search of more business opportunities in Africa. But critics say the new “more business, less aid” approach is not all it’s cracked up to be.
Low on money but high on life, what finally comes into focus travelling in South Africa is a separation between people on either side of the road
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s legal representatives confirmed on Tuesday that they had filed papers in court challenging the estate of the former president, Nelson Mandela, seeking the rights to his house in Qunu, South Africa
Survivors of the 1994 Rwandan Genocide held a protest over the weekend against a BBC documentary which was accused of being “revisionist”
The tag, ‘intellectual’ in reference to Africa refers to a certain type: western educated and visible in western media, maybe published in the West and maybe teaching at a western university. Bwesigye bwa Mwesigire writes to this type of African Intellectual.
7 people who were arrested this month on suspicion of violating Cameroon’s anti-gay law have been released, but will remain under close observation, according to an official
Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has condemned the International Criminal Court (ICC) for its trial against Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta and its blatant disregard of the wisdom of African leaders