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Laughing out Loud with Daliso Chaponda
3 years ago

Laughing out Loud with Daliso Chaponda

Funnyman Daliso Chaponda is a man at ease in the world. A Malawian native currently based in the UK, Daliso has taken his talents across the seven seas (ok, maybe …
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Artist Spotlight: Omar Victor Diop’s “Project Diaspora”
3 years ago

Artist Spotlight: Omar Victor Diop’s “Project Diaspora”

Senegalese artist Omar Victor Diop never fails to push conceptual boundaries. Fresh on the heels of his acclaimed photography series “Re-Mixing Hollywood,” which re-cast Africans in photographs …
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Young, Ambitious, and Motivated: An Interview with Afrikan Boy
3 years ago

Young, Ambitious, and Motivated: An Interview with Afrikan Boy

Afrikan Boy has been a fixture in the international music scene since he appeared in M.I.A.’s tracks “Hussel” and “Paper Planes.” Now, he stands poised for his moment …
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Kanja: The African King
3 years ago

Kanja: The African King

Kanja (aka the Afrikan King) is determined to make 2014 his year. While Nigerians and Ghanaians tend to dominate the African music charts, this UK-born Kenyan singer is …
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Snapshot: TJ Letsa
3 years ago

Snapshot: TJ Letsa

My name is TJ Letsa. I am twenty-six years old and currently live in Accra, Ghana. I began photography quite accidentally. I had a friend who was into wedding photography …
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An African City: Meet Cast Member Nana Mensah
4 years ago

An African City: Meet Cast Member Nana Mensah

The new web series An African City follows five beautiful African women, raised in the west, who return home to search for love in a continent quite different …
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Artist Spotlight: Laolu Senbanjo
4 years ago

Artist Spotlight: Laolu Senbanjo

Laolu Senbanjo is a Nigerian visual artist, musician, and human rights lawyer who divides his time between New York and his home country. He started drawing as …
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Let’s Talk African Music with DJ Chief Boima
4 years ago

Let’s Talk African Music with DJ Chief Boima

Globalization is the buzzword of this decade. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the music industry where music has become a smorgasbord of different languages, rhythms, and …
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Yagazie Emezi: A proud Aba girl
4 years ago

Yagazie Emezi: A proud Aba girl

Yagazie Emezi is a popular blogger, artist, and all around creative with a passion for African preservation. She is known for her opinionated, and sometimes controversial, YouTube videos, …
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Snapshot: Eternity Bound Photography
4 years ago

Snapshot: Eternity Bound Photography

The Snapshot Series profiles young photographers and gives readers a glimpse into the mind behind the lens.

My name is Ifeyinwa Arinze, and Eternity Bound Photography is my creative outlet. I am …
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