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Tiffany S Thomas

Tiffany S Thomas

    Mr Tap's vision to inspire others
    Mr Tap's vision to inspire others
    As the sound of music bleeds through the walls of Bomba Records, a music studio in Braamfischerville, Soweto, Tebogo Aubrey Poopedi bounces his...
    Paperless tent dwellers live in fear
    Paperless tent dwellers live in fear
    When the sun that pierces the tents at Wembley Stadium wanes, the biting cold takes over. When that cold and the growling bellies and the bodies...
    Secondhand clothes are going out of style
    Secondhand clothes are going out of style
    In Kenya, it’s mitumba. In Rwanda, chagua. In eastern Zambia, salaula. Most African languages have a word for them:...
    Promised land not for Eritreans
    Promised land not for Eritreans
    It’s a hot day in Tel Aviv. As the sun reflects off the windows of parked cars on Levinsky Street, Teklit Michael is pedalling his bicycle. He...
    Asmara, the capital of Art Deco
    Asmara, the capital of Art Deco
    The Fiat Tagliero in Eritrea is described as the world’s most beautiful petrol station. Built to resemble an aeroplane in flight, with 18m solid...