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Video: Dirty Paraffin Documentary

Watch a music documentary on South African futurists duo Dirty Paraffin.


“If we had to box it, we would say its primer stove music,” says Okmalumkoolkat, one half of the genre-busting outfit Dirty Paraffin, in this visually-compelling twelve-minute documentary. In this video shot by South African-American filmmaker and Fulbright scholar- Meja Shoba, the experimental duo talk about their musical influences, how they met and the science behind what they do and what they’re trying to accomplish.

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Malawians Head Back to Voting Polls in Historic Re-election

Malawians will be casting their votes yet again after the country's Constitutional Court ruled that the May elections of 2019 had been rigged.

Malawians are casting their votes today after the Constitutional Court annulled the results of the May, 2019 elections due to rigging, Aljazeera reports. Judges made the ruling based on evidence presented to them which included tally sheets which had been tampered with using correctional fluid. Malawi is the second African country after Kenya to ever annul a presidential election over irregularities.
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