ART AND CULTURE STORIES

17/3/2015

Ugandan singer Chameleon’s brother AK47 dies

Dancehall artiste breathes his last after collapsing in a washroom

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Ugandan author launches comic about African leaders’ brutalityBy BAMUTURAKI MUSINGUZI in Kampala | Sunday, March 15  2015 at  16:27

Children of War. Right, characters from the comic. MORGAN MBABAZI | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Journalist and activist tells of revolutionaries who turn into dictators hanging on to power

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Hugh Masekela set to perform in KampalaBy DAILY MONITOR | Wednesday, March 11  2015 at  15:51

Hugh Masekela. PHOTO | FILE |

The South African jazz star will grace Ugandan Isaiah Katumwa's show

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Senegalese steals the show at FespacoBy TAMBA JEAN-MATHEW in Dakar | Saturday, February 28  2015 at  19:26

Burkina Faso's interim President Michel Kafando. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Kora-winner Lô thrills as film festival opens in Burkina Faso

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Los Angeles police recover Lupita's $150,000 pearl dress By AFP | Saturday, February 28  2015 at  11:06

Actress Lupita Nyong'o poses on the red carpet in this combination image for the 87th Oscars in Hollywood, California on February 22, 2015. The pearl-encrusted dress stolen from the hotel room of the Kenyan star was found on February 27, 2015. PHOTO | AFP |

Relief as gown stolen from the hotel room of Kenyan star is found

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President promises security during Fespaco awardsBy TAMBA JEAN-MATTHEW in Dakar | Friday, February 27  2015 at  20:03

Burkina Faso's interim President Michel Kafando. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Burkina Faso leader dispels fears of terror attack

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