Wonders in Stone: The Extraordinary Churches of Lalibela
In the heart of the Ethiopian mountains, nestled in a region untouched by time, lay the mystical monolithic churches of Lalibela carved out of rock.
These incredible structures were the brainchild of King Lalibela, who in the 12t....
Close Calls and Near Misses: The History Africa can't escape
Today, we're delving into the thrilling world of failed coups in African history. While coups have been a frequent occurrence in the post-colonial period of many African nations, not all have been successful. Join us as we....
[Exclusive] - Introducing Today in History
On 18 April 1972, Flight 720 (EC720) burst into flames and crashed while taking off from Bole International Airport, Addis Ababa, killing 43 out of 107 passengers onboard.
East African Airways Fl....
The Strange and Wondrous Beings That Haunt African Folklore.
Are you ready to take a journey into the weird and wonderful world of African mythology? Have you ever wondered where these stories come from? It\'s a question that has puzzled me for ages!
Join me as we journey into the fascinat....
Borderlines Chronicles - A Foot in Two Worlds.
These imaginary lines won't stop bringing problems!
Soon we might even witness a 3rd "world war".
Look at the Russia-Ukwaine war and the tension between China and the USA because of Taiwan.
Border problems everywh....
The Snake Dancers
For many, snakes embody fear and danger.
Your first instinct is to fight it or run for your dear life.
However, among the Wonunguli clan of the Zigua tribe of Tanzania, snakes are their besties!
Scarred for Life: The Legacy of Scarification in Africa
S - Scarification, an old practice of marking the skin with incision designs. It has been a part of African culture for centuries.
C - Cultural significance of scarification varies among African....