Thursday, September 14, 2017

ZIFF AWARDS NIGHT 2017: THE WINNERS

The Zanzibar International Film Festival hosted its official Awards Ceremony, presented by Zanlink. At this event, the various juries presented all of its awards, from...

Breath-Taking Hikes and Trails in Africa

Even though trails and hikes are not necessarily the number one priority for tourists who visit Africa, since wildlife and hunting take the first...

5 awesome things to do in Zanzibar

Located in the Indian Ocean just 15 miles off the coast of Tanzania, Zanzibar is an exquisite gem in East Africa. The Zanzibar Archipelago...

The Modjadji Royal Kraal: A Tale of African Cultural Heritage

A visit to one of South Africa’s most well maintained cultural sites, the Modjadji Royal Kraal, brings to life a tale of the only...

Nigerian Writer, Jowhor Ile, Wins 2017 Etisalat Literature Prize

Nigerian writer, Jowhor Ile, has been announced the winner of the 2016 Etisalat Literature Prize at the Grand Finale in Lagos, which took place...

Nigerian Afrobeats Legend, Femi Kuti, breaks World Record

Nigerian afrobeats legend, Femi Kuti was reported to have broken the World Record last week for “the longest continuous note on a saxophone using...

Guinea city named World Book Capital

Piles of rubbish and broken-down cars are being removed from the rundown streets of Conakry, and disgruntled hawkers on the main avenues have been...

3 African Writers make 2017 Commonwealth Short Story Prize Shortlist

Akwaeke Emezi (Nigeria), Kelechi Njoku (Nigeria) and Diane Awerbuck (South Africa) are the 3 African Writers who made this year’s Commonwealth Short Story Prize...