How local conflicts in the Sahel-Sahara over justice, or rather its absence, get dragged into tensions between outsiders.
There is a collective national ignorance that surrounds the United States' vast military presence in Africa.
Nigerien band Anewal eschews explicit politics and sings mostly of harmony and brotherhood.
By 11am this morning Pharrell Williams’ pop friendly and infectious “Happy” had racked up 138,948,968 views
Women musicians in Niger are a notably socially conscious group. While they sing about the universally
Bombino’s mesmerizing 2013 album begins with the sound of a revving engine, perhaps the guitarist’s cheeky
Hamadal Issoufou Moumine (also known as Almeida), the leader of the Nigerien band, Tal National, begins
On a recent trip to Johannesburg (which is in Gauteng Province), a couple of friends decided
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXZZor3Eo7s] No goals on Day 1, but they were flying in on Day 2! Great goals
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I wasn’t familiar with the work of photographer Candace Feit before browsing the web recently, following
Where does neoliberalism find its conscience? Apparently, in rural Niger.
A quick survey of Western media suggests Tuareg nationalist claims don’t carry the same weight as
Let’s celebrate Niger’s independence day with a recording of Omara “Bombino” Moctar, whose story of exile
As the report by Al Jazeera English, above, indicates, being black in Libya, always a precarious