Rich in sights, sounds and tastes, the traditional Homowo harvest festival provides an insight into Ga culture, in Ghana.
Society and Culture
- Friday, 08 August 2014 15:51
- Nicholas Michel
The Congolese author has wielded both gun and pen in his eventful life. In his latest novel he draws the DRC's excesses into a heady concoction of humour and horror.
- Wednesday, 06 August 2014 11:43
- David Dolan in Abuja
While still largely based in the informal economy, the African haircare business has become a multi-billion dollar industry that stretches to China and India and has drawn global giants such as L'Oreal and Unilever.
- Tuesday, 08 July 2014 17:35
From Dakar to Nairobi, an Africa-wide movement of slam poetry and spoken word sessions that is gaining momentum.
- Tuesday, 08 July 2014 14:43
- Kim Garner in Johannesburg
The first African Blogger Awards pick out the continent's influential players in the online publishing game.
- Friday, 27 June 2014 18:27
- Prince Ofori-Atta
Published for the 40th anniversary of Guinea-Bissauan revolutionary Amilcar Cabral's death, this book is a crucial link in the colonial liberation narrative.