2 minutes read January 29, 2014 Shado’man: A Documentary about Freetown’s Handicapped ‘Street Boys’ Out of the shadows a massive procession of handicapped young street dwellers appears. We are in downtown Freetown, Sierra Leone, and they move slowly like zombies of the night whilst….. Read More 3 minutes read October 9, 2012 Interrupting Paris Fashion Week I wasn’t given very much information. Stumbling into the secretive meeting I’d been invited to, an all female brigade greeted me quickly as they pored over a hand drawn map….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read February 24, 2012 Shameless Self-Promotion So I released an album this week, and shot my first ever music video for it as well. This is my personal reflection on Sorie Kondi’s original message, integrating footage….. Read More 3 minutes read February 26, 2011 A view of Sierra Leone Danish photographer Kim Thue has worked on his ‘Freetown Fifty’ project for around 6 months already, and in March he is going back to finish his work. AIAC got an….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read February 8, 2011 'Jew-Man Business' in Sierra Leone Within the inner city of Freetown, Sierra Leone lies an area known as ‘Belgium’. Hundreds of youth, many of them ex-combatants, are hustling in this area on a daily basis…… Read More 3 minutes read November 9, 2010 Janka in America By Chief Boima This past September I had the privilege to see Ahmed Janka Nabay, a Sierra Leonean singer currently living on the U.S. East Coast, perform at an underground….. Read More 3 minutes read October 14, 2010 The Sierra Leone Show By Chief Boima I’ve been following Sierra Leonean Vickie Remoe’s lifestyle and culture blog Swit Salone for a few years now. Blogging from Freetown since 2007, Vickie has been a….. Read More ← Older posts ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.