Art & Life

Thu,17Apr2014

Art & Life

I don't see a racial divide - Toya Delazy

Photo©Ross GarrettThe South African singer says that the gap in education is the country's most pressing problem. She talks to The Africa Report about looking for new musical talent and the role of women and youth.

 

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Increasing number of migrants risking the journey to Europe

File Photo©ReutersAs spring slowly gives way to summer in Europe, desperate Africans have begun to make their way to Libya where they attempt to cross into Europe risking death.

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Day in the life of a female motorbike taxi driver

Alice Nana is a motorbike taxi driver in Cameroon's economic capital, Douala. She braves the insults of her male counterparts to put her kids through school.

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Music: Tunisia's head-spinning hip-hop culture

Photo©Sam KimballIn Kasserine as in the Bronx, hip-hop is an arsenal for youth who want to be heard.

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Let's empower young African artists - Angelique Kidjo

Photo©Charles Sykes/AP/SIPAAfrica must do more to protect and value its artists, says the star, who tells the story of her life in a new autobiography.

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Trend hunter - African stars in Hollywood

Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave won the best picture category at the Oscars, with Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o clinching the best supporting actress category. Photo©Mars DistributionAfrican cinema has finally started to knock loudly at the doors of Hollywood.

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Health: Africans hit the gym

Photo©ALEXANDER JOE/AFPFrom exclusive facilities that only the elite can afford to workouts on beaches and in parks, fitness is the new chillin'.

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