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FEMRITE announced 2 months ago the call for submissions for the 7th Regional Residency for African Women Writers which will be co-hosted with Karavan, a Swedish literary magazine, with support from the Swedish Institute. 203 more words


My friend Rochelle, went to Lesotho last month. Lesotho, a high-altitude, landlocked kingdom encircled by South Africa, is crisscrossed by a network of rivers and mountain ranges including the 3,482m-high peak of Thaana Ntlenyana (Thanks Wikipedia). 258 more words


How Everyday Africa Sparked a Movement That’s Changing Western Stereotypes of Africa

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Too often, the African continent has been captured by the West in a series of clichéd images: women carrying jugs of water atop their head; children either starving or wielding AK-47s; elephants and lions silhouetted against a savanna sunset.

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Dravidian assault: Bahubali may save Bollywood from its mindless exertions (Comment: Special to IANS)

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There is a scene in Richard Attenboroughs film “Gandhi” where Shriram Lagoo playing Gopal Krishna Gokhale prevails upon the South Africa-returned barrister Mohan Das Karamchand Gandhi (played by Ben Kingsley) to travel all over India. 198 more words

Putting the Delicious into Mauritius

Women call me lots of things, from the West Gosford Wildcat to “Hey you in the bushes!” to names that aren’t fit to print in a family friendly blog such as Drunk and Jobless. 912 more words


WATCH: Asamoah Gyan narrates how he bedded Sarah Kwabla, his wife’s reaction and more

Asamoah Gyan has opened up about his sexual escapade with 22-year old Sarah Kwabla stressing that it was a consensual.

The Black Stars Captain was speaking in a interview with Deloris Frimpong Manso on her Delay Show programme. 411 more words


Human Rights League: Ethiopia: The Charade of Democracy, Rule of Law, and Justice in the Oromo Nation In Ethiopia

Ethiopia: The Charade of Democracy, Rule of Law, and Justice in the Oromo Nation In Ethiopia
The OPDO is primarily accountable for the human misery against the Oromo Nation… 1,901 more words