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Sedick Isaacs The unsung anti-apartheid hero

Incarcerated for 13 years in the notorious Robben Island prison, Dr Sedick Isaacs was one of the intellectual powerhouses of the fight against apartheid. His …

Mo Farah ‘Running into history’

Mo Farah has run into history. Black history? British history? Athletics history? Let’s just say – he has run into history. Clayton Goodwin reports on …

Rebel with a cause

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti (pictured) is acknowledged as a titan of African music. Few people knew him better than his friend and business manager Rikki Stein, who …

Democracy and legitimacy in Africa

The time has come for Africa to stand up together and fight with one voice the attempts by the metropolitan powers to dictate who is …