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Undiscovered Canvas, Mekanova Gallery Cannes Launch African Art Residency In The French Riviera

Mekanova Gallery in partnership with Undiscovered Canvas today announced the first visual arts residency program for talented South African artist, Giggs Kgole. The residency program is aimed at inspiring young African artists...
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Telling The African Story

Komla Dumor is one of the most recognised faces voices at the British Broadcasting Corporation. After a successful career in journalism in this native Ghana where he was named journalist of the...
Butha-buthe

Butha Buthe: Lesotho’s Nutritious Soup

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Butha-buthe is a healthy and nutritious soup originating from Lesotho. It is often associated with the eponymous town. The soup is made...
Mshakiki

Mshakiki: Popular Comorian Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Mshakiki is a Comorian dish that is popular throughout East Africa. This barbecued meat delicacy is made with cubes of beef steak which...
Makaruna Imbaukha

Makaruna Imbaukha: East Libya Savory Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Originating from East Libya, makaruna imbaukha is a savory dish made with steamed pasta as the key ingredient. The pasta is combined with meat (usually...
Fez

5 Reasons You’ll Love Exploring Fez

Fez is a charming small city that is just as impressive to outsiders. Located in the northern region of Morocco, the city is surrounded by hilly terrain and woodlands, making it one...
historical houses in Kenya

5 Famous Historical Houses in Kenya

Beyond Kenya’s beautiful topography and charming people is rich history that begs to be explored. Kenya is blessed with numerous historical houses that are still standing today. The history associated with these magnificent houses...
Seswaa

Seswaa: Botswana’s National Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Botswana's national dish is almost always found at special occasions, weddings, and during the country's celebration of the independence day. The dish is called seswaa, also known as chotlho, denoting a slow-cooked...

Daraba: Healthy Stew From Chad

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Simple, healthy, and inexpensive, daraba is a Chadian stew made with chopped okra, mixed vegetables, tomatoes, stock cubes, and smooth peanut butter, giving the dish a unique flavor. It is usually...
Fufu

Fufu Ghana’s National Dish

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Fufu is Ghana's national dish, a starchy side dish, and an important accompaniment to various stews and sauce-based dishes. It is also very popular and regularly eaten throughout West and Central...
African Day Parade

The Year Of Return For African Diaspora

In the heart of Accra, Ghana’s capital, just a few meters from the United States embassy, lie the tombs of W. E. B. Du Bois, a great African-American civil rights leader, and his wife,...
Akan Proverbs

The Meaning Behind Akan Proverbs

Culture plays a big role in what we feel, how we identify these feelings and what we do to deal with our emotions. So, those raised in more “macho” cultures may be more likely to suppress...
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