New order and dark heritage or Such was the league autumn –

Eavesdropping without end – As soon as Czech football has chosen a new management in the summer in order to cut itself off from the previous era, it comes across the legacy of Roman Berbr et al. in the form of escaped interceptions again. In them, the former omnipotent man agrees with Slavia’s leadership on … Read more

Congolese rumba, intangible cultural heritage of humanity

Congolese singer Papa Wemba, nicknamed the “king of rumba”, during a concert at New Morning in Paris in February 2006. PIERRE VERDY / AFP In the paradise of ambianceurs on both banks of the Congo River, the Papa Wemba, Grand Kallé, Wendo, Tabu Ley Rochereau, Franklin Boukaka and other Pamelo Mounka are happy: the Congolese … Read more

Mexico denounces the “looting” of its heritage after a sale in Paris

Screenshot of the twitter feed of the Mexican government secretary of culture. CULTURA_MX The mobilization of five Latin American countries was not enough. Wednesday November 10 in Paris, 139 pieces of pre-Columbian and Taino art were put on sale by the Christie’s house. The day before, the joint press release from the embassies of Colombia, … Read more

Libya, a crumbled country with a poisoned heritage

The journal review. The tragedy of authoritarian regimes is that their nuisance is never limited to their own rule, obliterating the present as much as the future. An autocracy never collapses without having sown a string of time bombs on the candidates for succession. If a country were to illustrate this Machiavellian ruse, it is … Read more

Tunisia explores its rich underwater heritage

To stay up to date with African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Divers go back up artefacts off Marsa and Bizerte (Tunisia). SLIM MEDIMEGH “I always get goosebumps when … Read more