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Chuko & Arie Esiri’s “Eyimofe” won 5 Awards at 2021 #AMAAs | “Collision Course”, “Citation” & Other Winners

The 2021 Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) was held on Sunday, 28 November at the Marriot Hotels, Ikeja, hosted by comedians Funnybone and Chigurl. Chuko and Arie Esiri‘s film “Eyimofe” won five awards including Achievement in Editing, Achievement in Sound and Best director at…

‘From Rwanda to Hollywood’: Kigali style goes global

By Africanews with AFP Matthew Rugamba knew his Rwandan fashion label had arrived when Junior Nyong’o, the brother of Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o, attended the world premiere of “Black Panther” in a three-piece suit designed by him. Hours after the glitzy…

Infobip Nigeria Wins Innovative Cloud Communication Provider Of The Year At Nigeria Tech Innovation & Telecom Awards

nfobip Nigeria cements its place at the forefront of innovation with yet another award On Friday the 19th of November, Infobip Nigeria, a global cloud communications company, was recognised by the Nigeria Tech Innovation and Telecom Awards (NTITA) as the Innovative…

Changing The Narrative: An Alternative Path For Youth Into A Tech Career

Bontle Ramatsetse, Village Tech Managing Director Drone pilot, UX designer, cloud infrastructure engineer, AI specialist…all of these are job titles that have come into existence in the last decade. It’s astounding to think that the World Cup 2010 in South…

Breaking Down Funding Barriers For Young Entrepreneurs

By Matilda Dibakwane,  Chief of Staff for the Anzisha Prize FACT: Access to finance is difficult for any entrepreneur. It is particularly difficult if you are very young, with deep credibility and trust factors at play. According to Dr Adesina…

Bag Some Time with Former #DI Emerging Creative and Mebala Founder, Tihalefang Moeletsi

When it comes to luggage, most bags sacrifice personality for functionality. Fortunately, former Design Indaba Emerging Creative, Tihalefang Moeletsi, doesn’t see why the two can’t coexist and has developed a line that is high fashion and high function.     Meaning…

The Boy Wonder of French Cooking

An unusual fusion of French, African and Japanese cooking has Paris entranced, and it’s catapulting chef Mory Sacko to culinary stardom. His restaurant, Mosuke, had a short life during the pandemic, but has since been revived – this time with…

Exploring African History in Mexico

Located in the state of Veracruz, Yanga is known today as one of the first self-liberated and independent towns in the Americas. It is named in honor of Gasper Yanga— a man of African descent. Historians believe he’s from Angola.…

Lubaina Himid’s groundbreaking exhibition opens in London

By Africanews Three Architects’ is typical of Lubaina Himid’s style: A vividly-coloured figurative painting that centres Black characters. But there’s much more to the veteran artist, and this solo exhibition at London’s Tate Modern hopes to showcase her full breadth.…

Egypt: Renovated ancient promenade unveiled in Luxor

By Rédaction Africanews with Agencies Egyptian authorities unveiled the renovated ancient promenade in the city of Luxor dating back 3,000 years. This is the latest government project to highlight the country’s archaeological treasures. Egypt has struggled to revive its tourism…