Opinion: ‘Colonial’, ‘Ethno’, ‘World’, what’s in a name?
The legal name remains Völkerkundemuseum ... in Nigeria read those statements to mean a chance for restitution. (18) A fundamental objection to the concept of “world museum”, as used at present, is that it does not cover world cultures in an adequate ...
French intervention 'will cost Mali its independence'
Senegalese novelist and intellectual Boubacar Boris Diop offers an incisive and complex critique of the French intervention in Mali in this ... and neo-colonial ventures in Africa. SN: Does this mean that you agree with them? BBD: Oh, no!
Gambia: Bantaba - the Story of a Successful Gambian Entrepreneur - How Did He Make It?
How does this mean to you personally? Sallah ... I think all good citizens should always watch out for the good name of our country. Bt: What is your ambition as a businessman? Sallah: My ambition as a human being first is to try and be as humble of ...
The African cancer patients dying in unnecessary pain
Like many cancer patients Syllah was being sent home the next day ... enough to treat between two and three hundred patients. The shortages also mean patients do not get morphine even when it is available. A visit to the Dantec hospital pharmacy revealed ...
Fresh Air Remembers Jazz Singer Abbey Lincoln
There, she was given the name Aminata ... I know what to do for him. You just leave him alone, you know? I didnt want to sing sad songs, and this masochistic woman who tells all, it never appealed to me. So - and since it was done so well, I mean Bessie ...