2017 stories

VICE
Masculinity and Mental Health in Post-Genocide Rwanda
After Losing Her Family to AIDS, This Woman Built an App to Save Lives
The African Country on a Mission to Legalize Hemp (And Maybe Weed Too) (print)
DJ Rachael Wants to See More Women in Ugandan Dance Music
Morocco’s Anti-Colonial "Moon King" Lives—Inside This Artist's Memory
This Yayoi Kusama/Louise Bourgeois Show Is Basically Like Going to Therapy
The Fearless Feminist Artist Taking Down South Africa's 'Bro Code'
Artist Recreates the Deadly Movie Theater That Sparked the 1979 Iranian Revolution

The Culture Trip
Gqom, A New Generation of House Music From South Africa's Townships
The Top 10 Must-Visit Attractions in South Africa
South Africa’s Style Tribes are Sartorially Amazing, and Here’s Why
The Best Independent Art Galleries in South Africa

The Guardian
'They take us very seriously now': how co-operatives could take back Kampala
'End spatial apartheid': why housing activists are occupying Cape Town
Accra at 60: concrete heads and colonial questions in Ghana's capital

Raddington Report
Kenyatta’s Not Home and Dry, Yet
With Friends Like These, Does South Korea Need Enemies?
Will Old Habits Die Hard in Kenya?

BBC News
Kenya election: The men of violence making a fresh start
Doorashada Kenya: Ma laga yaabaa in ay mar kale rabshado dhacaan?

The New Internationalist
The joy of kunyaza: women’s pleasure comes first in Rwanda
Get up, stand up: Cannabis in South Africa (print)

Dazed
Inside Berlin’s death-positive funeral scene
5 East African musicians you need to know

i-D
Meet the performance artist challenging gender norms in Ghana

Novara Media
What Can Ghana’s Media Landscape Teach Us About Press Freedom Under Neoliberalism?

Mixmag
FEBRUARY: Six artists you need to check out this month