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Connected states of Africa – Creatives look beyond national lockdowns
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Arts, Culture and Sport Connected states of Africa – Creatives look beyond national lockdowns

The Covid-19 pandemic interrupted dynamic Pan-African movements and efforts but artists are regrouping to pursue new opportunities enabled by the internet. Digitally and financially inclusive models are the next step to empower citizens and creatives, circumventing various existing restrictions.

South African musical icon, Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder Joseph Shabalala dies
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Arts, Culture and Sport South African musical icon, Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder Joseph Shabalala dies

South Africa has lost one of its musical greats, with the death of traditional Zulu music superstar Joseph Shabalala, the founder and director of choral group Ladysmith Black Mambazo. South Africa and the continent mourns the death of an African musical icon and tributes continue to pour in.