Stilspraak is a richly illustrated and beautifully executed monograph on the work of the internationally renowned South African artist Strijdom van der Merwe.

18/12/2020

Inside the illicit trade in West Africa’s oldest artworks

Blog / By Lutz Mükke and Adie Vanessa Offiong / Africa Vagabonds

Nok terracottas are proof that an ancient civilisation once existed in Nigeria. Now they are at the centre of a multi-million dollar, globe-spanning underground industry. Nigeria loses out.

24/11/2020

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23/11/2020

The #Jerusalemadancechallenge will enter history as the global COVID-19 crisis’ unprecedented, contemporary African-inspired symbol of hope. Yet the Angolan origins of this viral trend, and the reason behind Jerusalema’s explosive popularity, are barely touched upon by the international media.

10/11/2020

Why are Africans not dying?

Blog / By Rasna Warah

If the coronavirus has taught us anything, it is that not even a pandemic can erase the inherent racism in the Western media and in humanitarian organisations.

02/11/2020