Bruce Mutsvairo, editor of the Palgrave Handbook of Media and Communication Research in Africa, opened the ‘Researching Africa’ seminar at Oslo Metropolitan University the 22 February. Vice rector Morten Irgens and Research Director Kristin Sverdrup wished welcome to the seminar, which marked the start of the OsloMet Africa Network. Phd candidate Gerald Walulya from Makerere University and Kristin Skare Orgeret presented research during the seminar. The Palgrave Handbook was launched in the afternoon in cooperation with the Norwegian Council for Africa. More about the handbook here.