fbpx
Don't Forget to Visit our Shop!
logo (3) (1)

Blog

Belgium King Suku mask Tshisekedi

Belgium’s King returns a rare mask to the DR Congo

Belgium’s King Philippe returned a Kakuungu mask to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) during his state visit on Wednesday, signaling the beginning of “stronger cooperation” between the two countries. The rare mask was previously on display at Belgium’s AfricaMuseum in Tervuren, just outside Brussels. The artwork will now be returned to Congo after …

Belgium’s King returns a rare mask to the DR Congo Read More »

Maasai eviction land

Thousands of Maasai Could be Removed From Their Land Over The Next Five Years

Thousands of Maasai pastoralists in northern Tanzania have written to the governments of the United Kingdom, the United States, and the European Union, pleading for assistance in halting plans to evict them from their ancestral land. The Tanzanian government is threatening to evict more than 150,000 Maasai people because the UN cultural agency Unesco and …

Thousands of Maasai Could be Removed From Their Land Over The Next Five Years Read More »

alexander_pushkin_

How Alexander Pushkin Was Inspired By His African Heritage

Alexander Pushkin is often regarded as the greatest Russian author. Many readers are unaware that he was influenced by his African great-grandfather, General Abraham Petrovitch Gannibal.  “Boyar credentials, African heritage, and a personal link to Peter the Great were all vital to Pushkin’s identity,” says Anne Lounsbery, a Russian literature researcher. To emphasize his connection …

How Alexander Pushkin Was Inspired By His African Heritage Read More »

Nigeria Bronze sculpture

Mexico returns ancient bronze sculpture to Nigeria

Mexico has returned an ancient bronze sculpture to Nigeria after thwarting an attempt to smuggle it into the country, officials say. The artefact is from Nigeria’s south-western Ife city, famous for works depicting royalty and deities of the once-powerful Yoruba kingdom. The sculpture is of a man sitting cross-legged, wearing a head dress and holding …

Mexico returns ancient bronze sculpture to Nigeria Read More »

Sourcefile-Android-Mobile

Get the full Experience

Download our App

With our free app, you will have access to posts that are not available on other platforms, and you will be able to meet and chat with the members of our big community. Choose your platform and enjoy.

Stay In Browser

stay in browser

Sourcefile-Android-Mobile

Get the full Experience

Download our App

With our free app, you will have access
to posts that are not available on other platforms, and you will be able to meet and chat with the members of our big community.
Choose your platform and enjoy.

Stay In Browser

Get the full Experience

Download our App

With our free app, you will have
access to posts that aren’t available
on other platforms, and you will be
able to meet and chat with
members of our big community.
Choose your platform and enjoy. 

Stay In Browser

My Example

Open a popup window

feature