In Kenya a growing number of young women have channelled flaunting it into a business, harnessing Instagram and social media and brokering sponsorship deals for their selfies and short clips giving style, fashion and beauty inspiration.
Art & Life
- Monday, 29 February 2016 18:06
- Alison Culliford
- West Africa
The British punitive expedition of 1897 goes down in history as one of the darkest episodes of Britain's imperial past on the continent. It also unwittingly kick-started the european obsession with collecting African art and artefacts that has reached its apogee today.
- Friday, 12 February 2016 15:00
- Godfrey Olukya
- East & Horn Africa
Students in both second cycle and tertiary institutions have taken to gambling as sports betting centres in Uganda's capital, Kampala trigger high school dropout rates.