5 minutes read November 17, 2014 Making Azonto: Local Roots and International Branches As a DJ, having the platform of Africa is a Radio to showcase the music I’m feeling from artists around the world is a lot of fun, and quite rewarding…… Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read December 7, 2010 Beauty Shop Via CNN. I know, I know, that Statue of Liberty reference at the end sounds forced, but this is a serious violation of people’s human rights right across the river….. Read More 4 minutes read October 10, 2009 WEEKEND LINKS / MIXTAPES, EMIGRATION, RACE, BINGO, JACKSON FIVE, GENDER VIOLENCE, DANCEHALL, AFRICOM, CHRIS HANI, JULIUS MALEMA, AND BRICK CITY A busy week on the personal front (more on that another time) so that means a lot of stuff gets the speed blog treatment. * First up, a link to….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read September 11, 2009 YINKA SHONIBARE IN NEW JERSEY If you have no qualms crossing the bridges or tunnels into New Jersey, go see Nigerian dandy, Yinka Shonibare MBE’s show at the Newark Museum. Through September 20th. (I saw….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.