Voices of Africa is the M&G’s new blogging platform. It showcases stories of life in different parts of the continent that the world doesn’t hear often enough.
In 2012 the Mail & Guardian obtained and published footage of an HIV-positive woman in Swaziland who had to eat cow dung to take her ARVs. This is an update on her story.
Shooting hoops and swaying those hips: in this video, the Mail & Guardian meets young people from Zimbabawe, Gabon and Rwanda who share stories about their countries and cultures that you may not have heard before.
A spoof music video appealing to Africans to donate radiators to freezing children in Norway has received over two million YouTube hits since its release in November 2012. The video, a parody of the 1985 US hit We are the World, challenges stereotypes about the continent and features South African rapper Breezy V.