Rwanda: The Roses and Thorns in Rwanda’s Budding Poetry Industry

There is a poet in every one! The poetic instincts manifest in every one at some point in life. It could be that love

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Uganda: Gospel Singer Madela Speaks Tough On Child Abuses – Releases Single ‘Asafele Kudondo’

While others a singing to impress and gain fame, a Lilongwe based Gospel Musician Bright Madela has taken a step further to use his

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Nigeria: Nigerians Express Outrage As British Artist, Damien Hirst, Copies Ife Sculpture Without Giving Credit

British artist, entrepreneur and art collector, Damien Hirst, has incurred the wrath of Nigerians for copying the bust of a well-known Ife terracotta head

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Nigeria: Femi Kuti to Try Again After Failing to Beat World Record for Longest Sax Note

It turns out that Femi Kuti, son of late Afrobeat legend, Fela Kuti, didn’t set a new world record last Sunday when he held

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Zimbabwe: Exploring 4th Generation of Shona Sculptors

« Is there going to be a fourth generation of Shona sculptors? » This appears to be one of the most frequently asked questions by many

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Rwanda: Mashariki Film Festival Awards Best Filmmakers

Of the six, two were Rwandans. Emmanuel Harris Munezero’s short film, It Works, scooped the accolade for Best Short Fiction Film, while Habib Kanobana’s

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SA: Stay of Execution for Gordhan As South Africa Bids Farewell to Ahmed Kathrada

President Jacob Zuma is apparently determined to fire Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, telling the ANC’s top officials that there was an irretrievable breakdown in

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Senegal: Popular Musician Youssou N’Dour adds Fally Ipupa’s Voice in Album

He can be counted among Africa’s most influential musicians. His voice is a distinctive tenor with an incredible range quite unlike any other in

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Column: The Truth About Chinese Eating Habits

My experiences in China last year where I spent 10 months on a media programme opened my eyes to the reality of that country.

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Rwanda: ‘Africa Let’s Worship’ Returns to Kigali

Gospel music fans have something to look forward to as the much awaited praise and worship gathering dubbed, Africa Let’s Worship, (AFLEWO), returns to

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