Monday, February 18th, 2013

Meet photographer and blogger … Nana Kofi Acquah

Our new weekly feature profiling African photo-blogs and/or tumblrs, rolls on. For background and to see who we’ve featured before, see here. This week we are featuring Ghanaian photographer Nana Kofi Acquah. If you regularly read AIAC, you’d know this is not the first time we feature Nana or his work. Sean first noticed his work

Monday, February 7th, 2011

The Real Housewives of Cairo

The Egyptian revolution faces a terrible crisis in the U.S. media: it does not understand how to be a good reality show. It was exciting when it broke out and roses were handed out to twitter and...

Friday, August 6th, 2010

Cape Town Styling

This blog post introduces my man, Brett Davidson, as the latest core conspirator of Africa is a Country. I first met Brett, a journalist, radio producer and media educator, when we hired him to work as the...

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010


The writer Ryszard Kapuscinski once remarked that “Africa is silently dying because nobody is listening to its voice.” The good people at the Italian site Afronline does not believe that should be the case and started a...

Saturday, January 16th, 2010

For the Love of Johannesburg

From a friend who just moved to Johannesburg: Do you know about this upbeat blog about Johannesburg? Not fancy or anything but always interesting to read slightly more positive news on Johannesburg. The picture above was taken...