New African magazine editor Anver Versi pays tribute to the late President of Tanzania.
Anver Versi, editor of New African Magazine, draws a portrait of one of Africa’s most controversial as well as charismatic leaders.
The late Ben Mkapa, former President of Tanzania, was one of the best liked politicians on the continent. We share an interview with the great man from 2004. RIP
On 17 April President Buhari’s Chief of Staff became Nigeria’s most high profile victim of Covid-19. Ben Asante and Ejiroghene Barrett assess his legacy
The death of saxophonist Manu Dibango was sad news for music lovers across the world. In what was probably his last major interview, he spoke to New African magazine
For some his rule was characterised by stability, for others it was a time of repression. Anver Versi weighs up the legacy of Kenya’s former President