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Chronicling the African Renaissance

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Africa’s Ancient (pre-colonial) Cities: Then and Now
3 years ago

Africa’s Ancient (pre-colonial) Cities: Then and Now

Africa is a continent of rich history: of ancient empires and kingdoms and a colourful people. It’s a country that birthed gold and riches and stories that stretched far and …
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Chiming In: The Voices of Mali’s Musical History
4 years ago

Chiming In: The Voices of Mali’s Musical History

African music today is most popularly associated with the Afrobeats of Ghana and Nigeria. However, Mali’s rich musical history is one of Africa’s most overlooked treasures.

From the legendary Mande …
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10 African Travel Destinations Off the Beaten Path
5 years ago

10 African Travel Destinations Off the Beaten Path

When people think of traveling to Africa a typical number of popular destinations come to mind. This includes the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, Elmina Castle in Ghana, and the pyramids …
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