Nigerian popular music - Afrobeats - is storming the world’s stages. But it’s just the latest stage in a vibrant century of recorded music in the country.
By providing insights from different disciplines, a new book uncovers new themes in the history of Yoruba people of West Africa
South Africa has tended to prioritise race relations over gender relations since formal apartheid ended.
Amos Tutuola has contributed significantly to the resilience of ways of life and worldviews that could easily have disappeared under the weight of colonialism, globalisation and the market economy.
Much of academic philosophy, even on the African continent, is openly and unashamedly in love with the idea of the West as destiny.
Several indigenous child-rearing practices have helped babies develop strong immune systems to ward off allergies. These should be actively promoted.