Sunday, March 24, 2019

Can African Art Still Shock? Negotiating African Art With Chris Ofili

Mr. Ofili Born in Manchester on October 10, 1968 Uses blaxploitation films and gangsta rap references to question racial & sexual stereotypes in a humorous way. Studied...

Burkina Faso Vows To Identify Remains Of Folk Hero Sankara

Burkina Faso's new transitional president has promised to open an investigation to identify remains believed to be those of the nation's revolutionary hero, Thomas...

Gaddafi’s Overthrow And Murder, A Blow To Libya And To Our Union

It's an easy answer to a question the international community refuses to ask, but when the cure was Gaddafi's dynamic leadership in Libya, when...

Mugabe Plots ‘Bedroom Coup’ As He Prepares His Wife For Presidency

Zimbabwe’s state media has turned on the country’s vice-president as Robert Mugabe prepares a “bedroom coup” by lining up his wife, Grace, as his...

A Government Of Public Relations, By Public Relations, For Public Relations

President Uhuru Kenyatta has had enough time to calm the turbulence that characterized his rise to the Office of the President. He has learnt...

The Black Spring And The Last Prince Of France

The crowds surged forth in anger. They came out with spatulas. The anger was palpable. Down with the prince they shouted! The Prince’s parliament...

Blaise Compaoré Steps Down as Burkina Faso President

After violent protests in which demonstrators set fire to Parliament and surged through the streets in a wave of dissent, Burkina Faso's President Blaise...

State Of Government In Burkina Faso Remain Unclear

It remains unclear who controls the Burkina Faso government amid increasing unrest in the country's capital. Rallies broke out this week over a constitutional...

Burkina Faso President Still Defiant Amidst Protests

Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore says he will stay in power for a year under a transitional government, following a day of violent protests...

Burkina Faso Protest Presidential Term Extension

Following days of street clashes, protesters in Burkina Faso have forced the police to withdraw from the parliament building in Ouagadougou. The state television...