Today, as always, football meant more than a game. It nearly represented life itself. Well, at least for Nigerians. Economic activities in the commercial capital, Lagos paused. Everyone seemed to be watching the match. Bars[…]
GRACIT Foundation is perhaps one of Africa’s most innovative NGOs transforming the face of African orphanages and the lives of orphans, one location at a time. Built on a “teach the man how to fish[…]
Tell us about yourself and your comedy brand My name is Ebuka Ike-Mgbechi, I am popularly known as “Ebuka” or “Ebuka MIC”. I am a Comedian and Events MC. I am the Finest Man Alive.[…]
These days there are a million and one arguments about our culture and what is hot, what is not, what should stay and what should go. Our favorite accounts on twitter and Instagram take polls[…]
Good afternoon, can we meet you? I am Herbert Akachi, a Nigerian and an Undergraduate student of Covenant University. I’m the privileged founder of Gracit Foundation. Why did you start Gracit Foundation? Precisely, what inspired[…]
For those of us who are unaware, something interesting happened this week and it has been making rounds on social media. The ever glorious Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is in France as the star guest of[…]
Thato Kgatlhanye and Rea Ngwane did not grow up with a passion for entrepreneurship or any strong desire to own a business. What she however had was a great desire to have a positive impact[…]
Nearly all African countries are failed states. In reality, the current generation of leaders have failed. However, Africa needs an assertive, strong generation who are able to contribute and lead change in the face of[…]
In twenty years or so, Africa is expected to have the world’s largest working-age population of 1.1billion, yet only 3 to 4 million jobs are created annually. That means there is an urgent need to[…]
After the rain had settled on a gloomy Saturday evening, I had a long chat with Esther, over lunch. Right on time, she walks in and I lean for a hug. Just as I expected,[…]
THE MADIBA LEGACY Mandela the forgiver, reconciler and peacemaker tells us a comforting and warming story about a champion of racial equality and justice. But that is only half the story. The other half is[…]
Over the last decade, the demand for African ethnic Ankara has surged because of its’ uniqueness in style and symbolism of Afrocentrism. In this interview, Ibukun Ogundipe, Founder of one of Africa’s largest Ankara brands[…]
Rethinking the African bride price tradition? Would you place a price on your daughters and sisters?
By incorporating new technologies like Virtual Reality and immersive content, drones and underwater operated vehicles (ROVs), Moving Sushi is conducting an expedition to assess the coral reef fish communities from South Africa to Northern Kenya.[…]
TALES OF A NIGERIAN PHOTOGRAPHER Vivian Udeh is perhaps, one of Africa’s youngest professional female photographers, in this interview she discusses the magic behind her art.
The animation potential in Africa remains relatively untapped. Onome Egba is the CEO of NOVAT Studios and a young Director, Animator and