Posts Tagged ‘Cameroon’

The cover of Houseboy. Photo from the Writer's Project of Ghana website.

What We’re Reading: Houseboy by Ferdinand Oyono

I’m happy to take part in the Writer’s Project of Ghana’s monthly book discussions. It gives me a chance to delve into African literature I would’ve not otherwise come across. Sadly, in the States the extent of knowledge of literature from the continent doesn’t go beyond the required reading of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart. […]

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Cuisine – Coconut Jollof Rice

A recipe from Cameroon and a West African staple, Yeti from Afro Food TV shows us step-by-step how to make Coconut Jollof Rice!

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Vanessa A. Williams and Her African Ancestry

As we continue to spotlight public figures who have traced their African roots, see the reaction of actress Vanessa A. Williams when she finds out about her ancestral linkage to Africa. Also, take a look into the science behind the genealogy company that can link your past to Africa.