African history

18 Dec 2021

Thomas Sankara: Way ahead of his time

Thomas Sankara: Way ahead of his time On 11 October, 34 years after the murder of pan-Africanist icon and former president of Burkina Faso, Thomas Sankara, his murder trial kicked […]
24 Jul 2021

Are we telling the African story?

By Leon Louw founder and editor of WhyAfrica 24 July 2021 – Negative perceptions about Africa persist, despite great strides being made in many countries across the continent to warrant […]