Latest News for: African writers


SSMB29: SS Rajamouli buys rights of THESE African books for Mahesh Babu’s film?

Pinkvilla 18 Jun 2024
As we are aware, SS Rajamouli’s next with Mahesh Babu, SSMB29 is set in the backdrop of the African jungles, making these latest reports all the more exciting ... SS Rajamouli buys rights of THESE African books for Mahesh Babu’s film? ... Writer.

African-American Weekend Celebrating 225 Years in Paris

GetNews 18 Jun 2024
Join in honoring the legacy of African-American success in Paris, a city that has been a haven and inspiration for Black artists, writers, and performers for over 225 years ... African American Weekend.

Africa must grow at double-digit for 10 to 20 years before millions are taken out ...

Ghana Business News 18 Jun 2024
You know, one of the most famous African writers and sort of the conscience of Africa, Wole Soyinka, the Nigerian novelist, he said too many African states are run by his quote “sick old ...

Unpacking new biodiversity strategy: Optimism meets scepticism

Independent online (SA) 18 Jun 2024
Wandera is a natural resource management specialist, storyteller, and grant writer at the Southern African Wildlife College (SAWC).

Top 7 Dumbest Things Said About Israel Lately

The Algemeiner 18 Jun 2024
Opinion. US Sen ... Photo. REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein ... 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... As writer Simone Somekh noted in a thread on X, Israeli Jews of North African and Middle Eastern descent, for example, are not welcome back to live in those countries and do not hold citizenship ... .

A Gallop in Ethiopia

Capital Ethiopia 17 Jun 2024
Whatever, but I mean, yeah, conferences, Africans, all this ... He is the author of the book Ethiopia through Writers’ Eyes, A Gallop in Ethiopia and the translator of the African Train and Menelik.

Forging a popular Left Front key to counteracting shifting balance of power

Independent online (SA) 15 Jun 2024
A Left Front must mobilise on the back of extra-parliamentary working-class political education to exert pressure on Parliament and decisively serve the people, the working class, the writer says ... This article was first published on The African .

Art of freedom: SAF, TAI host Jantjes in Whitechapel Gallery

Gulf Today 12 Jun 2024
Muhammad Yusuf, Features Writer. South African painter, printmaker, curator, writer and lecturer Gavin Jantjes is having a major exhibition of his work in London (June 12 - Sept ... South African Art in ...

New on DVD: Take in an award-winning work of 'American Fiction'

The Brunswick News 11 Jun 2024
The winner of this year's Oscar for best adapted screenplay tops the DVD releases for the week of June 18. "American Fiction". An African American writer (Jeffrey Wright) struggles in the publishing industry and ends up writing a book about ... .

Why Does Zimbabwe Consider Zambia As a Security Threat in Southern Africa

GlobalResearch 11 Jun 2024
For instance, Tendai Ruben Mbofana, a social justice advocate and research writer, in an article, wrote that the southern African region has, by and large, been regarded as a peaceful place.

Planting People Growing Justice Leadership Institute Talks About Their Writing Competition

GetNews 11 Jun 2024
Phillis Wheatley Peters born 1753–1784 was the first African American woman to become an author. The poet was not only the first African American to publish a book, but the first to achieve an international reputation as a writer.

African elephants call each other by unique names, new study shows

East Bay Times 11 Jun 2024
By CHRISTINA LARSON (AP Science Writer). WASHINGTON (AP) — African elephants call each other by individual names and respond to them — something that few wild animals do, according to new research published Monday. Related Articles. Science . ... Science ..

Are Arab leaders doing enough to combat climate change in MENA?

The New Arab 11 Jun 2024
But why is it that the MENA and Arab region seem to be failing in their climate change response? ... Moez Abeidi is a Libyan writer from Benghazi with a special interest in Middle Eastern and North African politics, particularly the Libyan conflict ... ....

Here are 18 events and ways to celebrate Juneteenth in Louisville

Courier Journal 10 Jun 2024
Kentucky Center for African American Heritage, 1701 W ... together to sing and celebrate African American culture and music ... Walker was the first African American writer to be named Kentucky Poet Laureate.