Tag: Africa

Achille Mbembe on how to restore the humanity stolen by racism

Achille Mbembe on how to restore the humanity stolen by racism Shutterstock Manosa Nthunya, University of the Witwatersrand African philosopher, Achille Mbembe, has gained an enviable reputation as a scholar that challenges the tenets of modernity. Some aspects of modernity Mbembe is known to challenge are characterised by the move […]

Film producer Arnold Aganze criticises the presence of NGOs in Africa

  The film tells the story of two freshly graduated friends unemployed, who decide to create an NGO to get a part of the “juicy cake” that are humanitarian organisations. They are advised by a Ugandan expert who has extensive experience in formulating projects designed to obtain international fund. Armed […]

Immigrants to African leaders: build a good economy for us, help us plan our future at home

By Régine Psaila African migrants face hardship all over Europe, either they are granted a refugee’s status or not. However, things can be a little more difficult for the so called “economic migrants” who are not considered “refugee” according to the official definition from the Geneva convention. Who are they? […]