The Trevor Noah phenomenon: young, black South Africans are standing up

Lyn Snodgrass, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Last year was a tumultuous one for South Africa and the country faces an uncertain 2016. This prevailing mood does not bode well for South African society. But there are undercurrents that suggest otherwise – budding signs of a deepening democracy. One of these is the Trevor Noah comedic …

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Africa News Headlines for 30 March 2015

Trevor Noah breaks the internet in South Africa after ‘Daily Show’ announcement Source: Global Post South Africa’s Trevor Noah to replace Jon Stewart on ‘Daily Show’ Source: Reuters Kofi Annan Calls for Decriminalization of Drugs in West Africa Source: Cameroon Concord Financial Services Access Vital to Central Africa Growth Source: International Monetary Fund Statoil finds …

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