If you are to ask me what are the greatest issues in Africa, I would say it is that people love, people fuck, people kiss, people speak.

Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina talking to The Guardian Book Podcast.

Photo Credit: from Zed Nelson’s series of “the people helping to create the world’s newest country” (that’s South Sudan to you).

Further Reading

Fela enshrined

Fela Kuti’s friend, Carlos Moore, the black Cuban emigre writer, is the subject of a film about their at times difficult relationship. The result is complex.