I am reporter for Quartz, covering Africa in the 21st century, touching on technology, gender and politics. I've been a correspondent with the AP, a TV producer & blogged about African pop culture.
South African musical dramatizes police shooting of striking miners
South Africans sing and dance when they mourn, which is why a musical is a fitting way to commemorate the police shootings of striking miners three years ago, says the lead actor of "Marikana - The Musical."
South African teen finds possible MH370 plane debris
The teen's family initially dismissed the broken wing as "rubbish."...
At climate talks, African nations pledge to restore forests
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Tree by tree, more than a dozen African governments pledged to restore the continent's natural forests at the United Nations climate......
Nelson Mandela's grandson is being accused of raping a 15-year old girl
A man identified as one of Nelson Mandela's grandsons has been arrested for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl, South African police said on Tuesday....