Political space is shrinking in Africa. More often than not, political opposition in countries across the continent has been met with internet shutdowns, repression, and outright violence.
In some West African societies women in menopause are believed to be equipped with supernatural powers. There’s
Support the argument put forward in the African feminist literature that seniority trumps gender in an African context.
It is packed full of fascinating terms from across the continent, from a variety of languages including Kiswahili, Chibemba, Kikuyu, Wolof, isiZulu and isiXhosa.
The amount of land acquired by the rising class of medium-scale African farmers since 2000 far exceeds the amount acquired by foreign investors.
Approximately 100,000 enslaved Africans were transported to the Danish West Indies.