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DJ Akio on the Ones and Twos

Mohau Kubheka caught up with DJ Akio on keeping the beat alive, and surviving Covid19 lockdowns.

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The Re-education of Family

Godiolla Akimana describes how her family came around to creating a conducive online learning environment after initial resistance.

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A Novel Gives Hope

Prince Acquah recounts his family's trials and triumphs during the pandemic

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Re-Awokening

Lauryn Mwale describes how black lives matter protests during a pandemic reshaped her views on race

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Changing Course and Embracing Therapy

Kamau Njonjo reflects on his journey towards self-discovery gained via therapy.

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The Chui Mamas of Koija

Despite the collapse of wildlife tourism in a remote village, women in Koija have found alternative ways to survive Covid-19, and save their leopards. Paula Kahumbu documents their journey in a short video.

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Amala: A Portal to My Ancestors

Rafeeat Aliyu reconnects with her family history through the traditional food of her ancestors

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When Language Beckons

Poetry, tradition and pride: Nadia Kamies on learning isiXhosa and escaping limiting constructs of race.

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Book Bunk Trust and their Archeology of Kenya's Past

Zaqi Alibhai interviews Syokau Mutonga and Sahar McTough of BookBunk Trust in Nairobi about their work in three branches of Nairobi’s McMillan Memorial public libraries.

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A Festival in Your Palm

Amandla Maphalala discovers the ways in which performance art has evolved and reflects on ‘My Body My Space’, the first ‘on your phone' festival in the world.

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Vaccine Manufacturing in Africa: Education is the Key

Africa constitutes 25% of global vaccine demand but currently only supplies 1% of the 1.3 billion vaccines needed annually. Mastercard Foundation’s Dr Reeta Roy weighs in on why developing human capital is key to changing this.

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Surviving Covid-19 with My Family

Tharwa Boulifi celebrates her family's love and resilience while jointly recovering from Covid-19.