Revivalist's African Jazz Issue: Nigera 70 CD Give-Away Contest!

We've been talking about Strut's latest Nigeria 70 compilation, Sweet Times: Afro Funk, Highlife & Juju. The infectious grooves of afro-funk, disco, soul and rock meet highlife guitar and hypnotic juju.  The 3rd in the Nigeria 70 series, this album was entirely compiled by crate-digger Duncan Brooker who spent seven years in Africa getting his fingers dusty searching for rare 60s and 70s funk. Hit up Revivalist now to hear some cuts off the album and for your chance to WIN a FREE CD!

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Cameroon's LGBT Community is Facing Increasing Persecution

A recent report by Human Rights Watch has highlighted, with tremendous concern, the increasing persecution being faced by the LGBT community in Cameroon.

There are significant concerns over human rights abuses in Cameroon, according to a report shared by Human Rights Watch (HRW). The campaign group has highlighted the rising persecution of members of the Cameroonian LGBT community which have been documented over the past few months. Security forces in the country have been accused of threatening, assaulting and arresting queer individuals.

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Toka Hlongwane’s Photo Series ‘Impilo ka Darkie’ Aims to Give an Insight Into Black South Africans’ Experiences

With his latest photo series, 'Impilo ka Darkie', South African photographer Toka Hlongwane offers an imperfect but compelling insight into the lives of the people he has encountered through his travels.