Meet Katoto, Museveni’s big fan

Why internalised whiteness remains a reality in various blac...

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27 Dec 2019

Britain's divide-and-rule tactic may sound like an old relic but its long lasting impact continues to shape the opinions of a politically sensitive ge...

4 Dec 2019

A rare protest is to be allowed in Uganda without the smell of tear gas for the first time in 32 years. President Museveni is to lead a “protest” appa...

For the first time in 127 years, a black man captained the South African national team, the Springboks, to a Rugby World Cup victory. But his story sh...

2nd October marks the 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday, a man revered as a saintly and almost legendary figure. But his legacy is increa...

22 Jul 2019

Independence is the day many African countries celebrate ending colonial rule.  But that is barely true in some countries.

Present-day Rwanda leader Pr...

23 Jun 2019

Government-funded partnerships manager at Comic Relief, Chibwe Henry, highlights  the potential impact of diaspora remittances on the economies of rec...

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