AfricaVox in Metro every day this week – UPDATE
[Originally published on Panos London’s AfricaVox here.] All week, the journalists will be posting a daily blog not just here, but also for free newspaper Metro. First to post a piece is Salamatu, on the contrasting experience of covering protests here in Edinburgh and back home in Sierra Leone. Metro’s blog And here’s a comment…
John Kamau in The Guardian today
[Originally published on Panos London’s AfricaVox here.] Edinburgh cab driver Andy Connolly reading John Kamau’s piece on the Make Poverty History march in Guardian’s G2 this morning. Read it for yourself here.
[Originally published on Panos London’s AfricaVox here.] A bleary-eyed morning for everyone after yesterday’s scuttling around, softened by a traditional Scottish breakfast. The first time many (any?) of the journalists – many of whom have faced pretty hairy situations in the name of journalism – have had to contend with a haggis. A change for…
[Originally published on the Panos London AfricaVox blog here.] Today, with the Human White Band March in Edinburgh, and the ten Live8 concerts around the world, our journalists are out and about – meeting Baaba Maal, talking to White Band Marchers, interviewing Cardinal Cormac Murphy O’Connor and African protesters… On the AfricaVox main site, Machrine…