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African Reggae Playlist

Last week, we looked at the reggae music scene in several countries in Africa. Today, we present a playlist featuring hits from some of the artistes we mentioned, with iTunes links to purchase. Enjoy! Cote d’Ivoire Afriki – Alpha Blondy

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Reggae Around The World – Africa

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that reggae music has a strong presence in Africa. The deep ancestral connection to the continent has influenced the message of many a reggae song through the years, even though some singers have never personally laid

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 18, 2014

US-Cuba Embrace. It’s been long in coming but it has finally happened. That’s how Jamaicans are describing the re-establishment of diplomatic ties between the United States (US) and Cuba, which had been severed more than half a century ago in January 1961…

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5 Facts: Open Data

The subject of open data has been prominent on our agenda this week, including our presentation “diGJamaica.com: The Gleaner Makes Information Accessible” on day one of the Developing the Caribbean Open Data Conference. Access to information is such an important pillar of

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