5 controversial African cartoonists who get on politicians' nerves

5 controversial African cartoonists who get on politicians' nerves

Cartoons are usually one of the best ways to laugh at society and its ills. And in Africa, we have quite a number of such cartoonists who capture the excesses and foolishness of politicians in the most hysterical ways. However, such cartoons have put them into trouble with the politicians and authorities. They have been […]

Explore South Africa

Explore South Africa

Johannesburg stands out as a raw, eclectic city waiting to be explored by culturally curious visitors to South Africa The Zulus were on to something when they named Johannesburg eGoli, the place of gold, because this is most definitely a city of superlatives. It’s a shining example of urban regeneration, transforming from a city founded […]

Africa Now: An Introduction to ARTnews's Summer 2018 Issue

Africa Now: An Introduction to ARTnews's Summer 2018 Issue

Serge Attukwei Clottey (center) flanked by fellow Ghanaians and participants in his Afrogallonism piece. FRANCIS KOKOROKO “Neither being out of time nor belated, contemporary African art strategically inhabits a third epistemological space by being in time,” wrote Okwui Enwezor and Chika Okeke-Agulu in their 2009 book Contemporary African Art Since 1980. In mind of that, […]

Morris Murdock Travel: African Adventure

Morris Murdock Travel: African Adventure

Gary Sorensen, Morris Murdock Travel Published 5:13 p.m. MT June 20, 2018 Gary Sorensen(Photo: Aynn Thurman / For The Spectrum & Daily News)   I have not had the chance to go to one of the most amazing places on earth but it is very high on my personal bucket list. Every time we send […]

England v South Africa: women's T20 international – live!

England v South Africa: women's T20 international – live!

12.42pm EDT12:42 1st over: England 8-0 (Wyatt 6, Beaumont 2) Peep peep! Marizanne Kapp bowls the first over. England are opening with Dani Wyatt, who is so dangerous in this format and has blasted two centuries in the last six games IT20s. She gets going with a push into the covers that sneaks through for […]

Navy Investigating After Death of Sailor in Africa

Navy Investigating After Death of Sailor in Africa

A sailor deployed to Eastern Africa has died in a “non-combat related incident,” the Pentagon announced Tuesday. Petty Officer 1st Class Matthew I. Holzemer, a Tennessee native, died June 17 at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, officials said in a release. Holzemer was a hospital corpsman and he had been assigned to Naval Branch Health Clinic Naval […]

Google's next AI research center will be in Africa

Google's next AI research center will be in Africa

Justina Crabtree Source: Google’s next A.I. research center will be in Africa Google will open an artificial intelligence (AI) research center in Accra, Ghana, later this year, its first on the African continent. Other African cities including Addis Ababa, Kigali and Lagos have also been pushing their credentials as tech hubs. Ghana likely appealed to […]

Adone Events Launches New Aviation Event for Africa, African Air Expo, Durban, South Africa 2019

Adone Events Launches New Aviation Event for Africa, African Air Expo, Durban, South Africa 2019

CANNES, France, June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — A completely new African aviation exhibition, African Air Expo, was launched at this year’s France Air Expo Paris Le Bourget, when Didier Mary, Managing Director of Airshow organizer, Adone Events, signed a protocol agreement to organize the show. The event will take place at King Shaka International Airport […]

South Africa's Liberty Holdings suffers cyber attack

South Africa's Liberty Holdings suffers cyber attack

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – The Chief Executive of South African insurer Liberty Holdings said its customers did not appear to have suffered any financial losses after the company reported earlier on Sunday that it had become the victim of a cyber attack. FILE PHOTO: A man holds a laptop computer as cyber code is projected on […]

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