Inxeba – Ripping the Wounds Right Open

[Daily Maverick] The value of the film Inxeba’s gay storyline against a backdrop defined by traditional masculinity is not exclusively for gay men: it’s for everyone. Many of the social media comments about the backlash against its airing question why …

[Daily Maverick] The value of the film Inxeba's gay storyline against a backdrop defined by traditional masculinity is not exclusively for gay men: it's for everyone. Many of the social media comments about the backlash against its airing question why those who'd suppress the movie haven't been as vocal against rape culture. In view of Inxeba's focus on homophobia, this line of questioning can be taken further.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Core of South West Success Story Under Obafemi Awolowo

[Guardian] In this keynote lecture, I am going to distil for this august audience what I consider to be the core elements that constituted the celebrated success story that went into the administrative template of the Old Western Region.

[Guardian] In this keynote lecture, I am going to distil for this august audience what I consider to be the core elements that constituted the celebrated success story that went into the administrative template of the Old Western Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Swapo Coordinator Arrested for Stock Theft

[New Era] Ongwediva -The police are providing little information, keeping everything under wraps, about the arrest of Swapo regional coordinator for Oshana, Samuel Nelongo on allegations of stock theft.

[New Era] Ongwediva -The police are providing little information, keeping everything under wraps, about the arrest of Swapo regional coordinator for Oshana, Samuel Nelongo on allegations of stock theft.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Man Kills Girlfriend… Buries Her 200 Km From Crime Scene

[New Era] Rundu -The town of Rundu was reeling in shock yesterday after a 32-year-old man took the police to what is beng termed a secondary crime scene where he allegedly buried his girlfriend after he strangled her at Divundu, drove with the body for…

[New Era] Rundu -The town of Rundu was reeling in shock yesterday after a 32-year-old man took the police to what is beng termed a secondary crime scene where he allegedly buried his girlfriend after he strangled her at Divundu, drove with the body for 200km and before burying it in Rundu.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Raila Tells Envoys to Keep Off Kenyan Politics

[East African] The leader of Kenya’s opposition coalition Nasa, Mr Raila Odinga, Sunday hit out at Western envoys led by US ambassador Robert Godec after calls that he should accept the legitimacy of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

[East African] The leader of Kenya's opposition coalition Nasa, Mr Raila Odinga, Sunday hit out at Western envoys led by US ambassador Robert Godec after calls that he should accept the legitimacy of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

ANC Faction to Force Zuma Out

[East African] Some members of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) and its alliance partner, the South African Communist Party (SACP) have vowed to camp outside President Jacob Zuma’s Union Buildings office until he resigns.

[East African] Some members of South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) and its alliance partner, the South African Communist Party (SACP) have vowed to camp outside President Jacob Zuma's Union Buildings office until he resigns.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cocoa Production and Processing in Nigeria – Need for a Stimulus

[Leadership] Theobroma Cacao better known as Cocoa is a crop that has been in the consciousness of Nigerians long before independence and one that is capable of stimulating Agricultural growth if we remove politics and look at it strictly from the pris…

[Leadership] Theobroma Cacao better known as Cocoa is a crop that has been in the consciousness of Nigerians long before independence and one that is capable of stimulating Agricultural growth if we remove politics and look at it strictly from the prism of economics.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria