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Africa Weekly News roundup – Week 47

ARTS & CULTURE Actor Samuel L. Jackson and footballer Samuel Eto’o pay tribute to art collector Sindika Dokolo during six-hour televised memorial The Congolese businessman and art collector Sindika Dokolo, who died aged 48 in a free-diving accident in Dubai

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Africa Weekly News roundup – Week 41

ARTS & CULTURE   France votes to return colonial artefacts to Benin and Senegal In a major win for Africa’s fight for restitution, the National Assembly in France has unanimously agreed to return artefacts to Benin and Senegal. The decision

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Africa Weekly News roundup – Week 40

ARTS & CULTURE   Black history month: Was Ludwig van Beethoven black?  It seems fitting that we start Black History month by debating a centuries old theory that the great pianist, Ludwig van Beethoven, had West African heritage. This interesting

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