An interview with Berlin-based Sierra Leonean electronic musician Lamin Fofana on Europe's longtime fascination with African culture.
INTL BLK radio is back with a border crossing mix of Afrobeats and Zouk and talks to electronic music producer, Lamin Fofana.
Sierra Leoneans take center stage as storytellers and active witnesses in a new documentary about the Ebola outbreak.
The friendship of the poets Syl Cheney-Coker and Niyi Osundare is the subject of the road movie documentary, "The Poets."
Has migration policy reckoned with epidemics like Ebola?
In Sierra Leone, politicians make promises to youth in exchange for support in elections, but they rarely deliver. This must change.
On August 14th, Mudslides in Freetown, Sierra Leone killed 1,000 people, mostly inhabitants of the urban slums
For young people in Freetown, 'Temple Run' has become code for the perilous journey that young Sierra Leoneans are making to Europe via Libya.
This, the final music break before Africa is a Country takes a month-long break itself, is
One in three girls aged 15 to 19 in Sierra Leone has been pregnant or had a child at least once.
The best football tournament in the world, the Africa Cup of Nations, starts on Saturday. Forget
Bob Geldof doesn't need to do a #BandAid30 for Ebola. African musicians made a song already.
Before arriving in an Ebola project, most MSF expatriates have to go through two days of
Is it coincidental that nation-states just emerging from brutal civil wars cannot cope with Ebola because of their broken institutions?
Cultural Anthropology published a series of articles last week called “Ebola in Perspective,” curated by two experts on
The shortcomings of the film "Shado'man," a documentary about Freetown, Sierra Leone's handicapped 'street boys.'
For at least six seasons now the National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC), in conjunction with American
This past October was the Dutty Artz crew’s 6 year anniversary, so we decided to celebrate by
Here’s a couple of links we’ve bookmarked for reading and watching this week. Chadian director Mahamat
What can the photographs of American anthropologist Danny Hoffman tell us about Sierra Leone and Liberian mineworkers or about mining in West Africa?