MY close friend Mercy, when she heard about my novel, congratulated me: I had found out “what the white people wanted to read and given it to them.” Mercy had Read More..
Adejoke Tugbiyele is a Nigerian-American sculptor and experimental video artist. Tugbiyele works with a diverse range of materials including wire, natural fibres, fabric and wood. Her work responds to spiritual Read More..
Sounds of Africa prevalently seem to travel far beyond imagined borders, influencing cultures further than what curious ears of music lovers can hear. In Oakland, African beats seem to be Read More..
The American State’s response to the mass discontent in the aftermath of the non-indictment of murderer of Michael Brown demonstrates the heavy-handed use of violence to deny the people the Read More..
Following the celebrity-parenting trend – high-profile adoptions by celebrities such as Angelina Jolie from Ethiopia, and Madonna from Malawi – many have followed suit, deeming international adoption a popular thing Read More..
Almost 200 Ethiopian health workers have arrived in West Africa to bolster the response to Ebola, a disease that has ravaged weak health care systems and killed more than 300 Read More..