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Film Africa 2015 is Here!

Film Africa 2015 is Here!
As Black History Month ends, Film Africa begins, extending our enjoyment of African culture into November. Back for its fifth consecutive year, the festival brings the best of African cinema, from the continent and ...
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Naija Girls Make Electricity!

Naija Girls Make Electricity!
Keen environmentalists know that there are many energy alternatives to fracking for oil – wind water and…urine? Back in 2012, four teenage Nigerian girls ingeniously worked out a way to use their wee to ...
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Can You Name Great Black Britons?

Can You Name Great Black Britons?
Jeremy Corbyn, in this first week of Black History Month, quoted the inimitable poet and writer Ben Okri, one of many great black Britons. Unfortunately, it seems the media and TV stations in the UK don’t seem to ...
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