The Aké Art and Book Festival put the perspectives of female filmmakers centre stage at its seventh edition held last month in Lagos, Nigeria, giving insight into the experiences of women in film in Africa and the Diaspora.


Kenyans cry for Esther

Blog / By ZAM Reporter

Millions spent on expensive medical equipment couldn’t save this life.


South Africa | Rugby and Rainbows

Blog / By Sisonke Msimang

Reflecting on white joy, black celebration, and the meaning of the Springbok win at the 2019 Rugby World Cup.


The winners of PRIDE PHOTO AWARD, an annual international contest for photos about sexual and gender diversity, were announced last Friday, November 1, 2019, in Amsterdam. 


The seventh Ake Arts and Book Festival was a space for transformative dialogue, as demonstrated in a conversation between Mona Eltahawy and Fakhrriyyah Hashim, which took place on the last day of the festival.