The African Circle Museum Opens in Pointe Noire, Congo

23rd January 2019 BY checkoutafrica

The building that was once a cultural place for the people of Congo before being turned into a Court of Justice has now been transformed into the African Circle Museum – thanks to the collaboration between the Congolese state and the Eni Congo. Purposefully located at the Lumumba roundabout, where Congolese natives who had acquired French nationality were denied access…

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Iconic Zimbabwean musician Oliver Mtukudzi has passed away.

23rd January 2019 BY checkoutafrica

Oliver Mtukuzi, Zimbabwe’s most celebrated artist has sadly passed on January 23rd. Known all over the world, Mtukudzi also known to his fans as Tuku, is reported to have passed away at the Avenues Clinic in Harare – as first reported by Zimbabwean publication, Newsday. The 66-year-old was loved the world over, not only for his distinct style of music…

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