5 minutes read February 6, 2013 “Only Seydou Keita is worth anything.” The Western-most tip of Africa seemed like as good a place as any to watch the Mali vs. South Africa quarter-final in the African Cup of Nations. On Saturday, I….. Read More 4 minutes read January 20, 2013 What We Learned From Day Two of The 2013 African Cup of Nations No goals on Day 1, but they were flying in on Day 2! Great goals they were too: Agyemang-Badu’s box-busting team goal, Kwadwo Asamoah’s crafty back-post header (he’s only 5’8”),….. Read More 3 minutes read January 20, 2013 Afcon 2013 Preview: Bamako expects experienced Mali team to go far Guest Post by Samira Sawlani* We won’t be surprised if Malians don’t care much for football right now as conflict ravages through the country’s north and east (separatists and Islamists….. Read More 7 minutes read November 28, 2011 The afterlife of African studio photography Is African studio photography, Cape Town art writer Sean O’Toole asks in frieze magazine, dying out? The answer, non-subscribers, is maybe. Everywhere in the modern world the business of professional photography is….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.