Listings Editor

What’s Trending? #001

The first edition of What's Trending? delivers the news you need to know, on a weekly basis across African culture and lifestyle. Every Friday we’ll aim to keep...

What’s Trending? #002

What’s On Africa select the top stories keeping you up to date with all things from and around the continent. Currently, We love hearing about successful...

Photo of the Week #013

Haben Girma was the first deaf-blind student to graduate from Harvard Law School. Today the Eritrean-American fights for better education for deaf-blind people ...

Photo of the Week #011

This week's photo comes courtesy of this year's Film Africa, which went above and beyond it's usual capacity to deliver great African Film. Take a look at the F...

Photo of the Week #010

This week's photo of the week is a flashback of Idris Elba during the screening of his film "Mandela, My Dad and Me' at the Hackney Picturehouse on November 2nd...

10 Essential Films at Film Africa 2015

  With Film Africa  2015 just around the corner, we've created a list of the 10 must- see films to watch across 10 days of vibrant and diverse African c...

Photo of the Week #009

Stories of our Lives; another amazing feature at Film Africa 2015 brought to you by the Royal African Society. If you don't know about Film Africa, this month i...

Photo of the Week #008

This week's photo is a still from Necktie Youth, one of the brilliant films featured at Film Africa 2015 brought to you by the Royal African Society. It's 5th y...

Listings Editor

Abel Kemal Endashaw is the Listings Editor for What’s On Africa. He holds a Masters in Development Studies from Uppsala University, Sweden and a BA in Public Administration and Development Management from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. He is currently reading MSc in Migration, Mobility and Development at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Abel speaks Amharic and tweets at @MeetAbel.