Nollywood contributes 1.42%of Nigeria’s GDP, and the sub-Saharan fashion market is estimated at US$31 billion, or one tenth of the global market.
Kenya mainstream media’s escape into “peace journalism” has turned it into a bystander, creating a vacuum that has now been filled by fake news.
Ethnicity is another common and misleading frame used by the media to describe the root of African conflict or political instability
A tale of two agendas: People’s Daily, tightly controlled by the ruling party, gives Africa extensive and largely coverage. Southern Weekly, meanwhile, presents a more narrow and negative image of the continent
On September 2, 2012, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Meles Zenawi was buried in the capital Addis Ababa. It was an emotional event, and the high and mighty of Africa all assembled, and messages poured in from all over the world. However, many Ethiopians who hated Zenawi, a man they viewed as an autocrat and dangerous tribalist, were instead celebrating his demise. …