Vice President, ‘Yemi Osinbajo speaks at The Future Awards Africa 2017

The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. ‘Yemi Osinbajo yesterday called on young Nigerians to create a better future for the nation by ignoring those seeking to divide the country through willful ignorance, narrow-mindedness, and tribalism. Giving his keynote speech at the 12th edition of The Future Awards Africa, Osinbajo pushed for a determined drive among […]

Africa 2017 Forum -Egypt looks to play a key role in driving regional integration in Africa

The Africa 2017 Forum wrapped up in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm el Sheikh with a clear message of intent from President Al Sisi to bring Africa closer together. President Abdel Fattah El Sisi hosted five African heads of state and top business leaders from across the continent. The Heads of State stressed on […]

Africa to participate at the International Surrealism Now art Exhibition 2017/2018 in Portugal December 23

Morocco, Egypt, Nigeria and Algeria are the African countries to be present in the next edition of Surrealism Now, the largest World Surrealism exhibition of the 21st century which gathers artwork from more than 48 countries Following on from this participation, the organisers, including the mentor of the project, the artist Santiago, are looking for […]

The Thread: “This Is Absolutely Inhumane” “Wipe Libya Off The Map” | Twitter Reacts In Horror Over Libya’s Slave Trade

BY EZINNE Twitter is taking this hard: The victims of this Libya mess are humans like you and I. Humans that deserve every right to freedom. Freedom for our fellow blacks!! Lets do this for the culture ✊ #stoplibyaslavery pic.twitter.com/HfvpZUlQ6m — KING ALI 👑 (@Ali_McHenri) November 29, 2017 This video highlights my findings. It breaks […]

‘Meet the Adebanjos’- the HIT comedy TV show celebrates 50 Episodes with some handy tips for entrepreneurs

by Rachel Ogbu We finally get to hear about the backstory of one of Africa’s best vibing TV exports in the UK and it’s an inspiring one. The award-winning ‘Meet the Adebanjos’ the comedy TV show about African parents trying to raise their British kids in London has been airing since 2011, now in its […]

Chude Jideonwo and Adebola Williams’ How to Win Elections in Africa: Parallels With Donald Trump launched in four countries

Less than a month after the launch of Chude Jideonwo and Adebola Williams’, ‘How to Win Elections in Africa: Parallels with Donald Trump’ at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut on 8 November, 2017, the book has begun a successful worldwide tour, receiving critical acclaim in the four countries where it’s been launched – the United […]

#NigeriaNewTribe: Arthur Ngwube and Tallulah Doherty to host The Future Awards Africa 2017 Nominees Unveiling

by Rachel Ogbu Africa’s biggest awards event, The Future Awards Africa (TFAA), is set to unveil the nominees for its 12th edition this Sunday, 19, November, 2017. Hosted by two of Nigeria’s media personalities, Arthur Ngwube of Rhythm FM and Tallulah Doherty or EbonyLife TV the unveiling will be televised on Channels TV at 3 […]

Nurturing Young Entrepreneurs as the Next Generation of Hunger Fighters

Considered the “Nobel Prize of agriculture,” the World Food Prize is awarded each year for a specific and exceptionally significant contribution to the production or distribution of food. This year, the prize was awarded to Akinwumi Adesina, a former Nigerian agriculture minister – and currently the president of the African Development Bank- for his contributions […]

Cerebral Harmattan By Nana Yaa Ofori Atta

If you live and work in my side of Africa, as in the wild wild West, you know what time of day it is. The Harmattan has arrived, as in very fine particles of dust blown by an easterly/north-easterly wind from the Sahel. It will hover in a gritty daze, for weeks (usually between December […]

Heineken unveils its first Africa inspired fashion collection co-created with talented African designers at Lagos Fashion and Design week

In collaboration with Africa’s hottest emerging design talent, Lulu Mutuli and Azra Walji, global beer brand, Heineken has launched its first-ever African fashion collection, unveiled on the catwalk of the closing show at Lagos Fashion and Design Week on Saturday 28 October 2017. The initiative is the next chapter in Heineken’s ‘Open Design Explorations’, a […]