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The Gambia Gambit

“Everybody who is written about has an image of what he will look like on the printed page. He is always disappointed,” wrote the South African commentator Jonny Steinberg …

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Africa for Norway: The Interview

A little over a week ago we covered the release of Radi-Aid: Africa for Norway, the online faux development campaign calling on Africans to donate radiators to Norway. Since Radi-Aid’s…..

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"The Somali Neurosis"

14-minute clip from a recent TV profile by Norwegian television of a visit by Somali novelist Nuruddin Farah to Norway. I never imagined book TV could look this good and informative.

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Rebecca Black Incorporated

Seven plus minutes of your life you’ll never get back. Stella Mwangi with “Haba Haba,”Norway’s entry in this year’s Eurovision Contest coming in May. Then there’s Costa Theodorou aka Stony…..