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How An Entrepreneur’s Partnership With Target Is Helping Build Racial Equity In Minneapolis

Houston White is the owner, founder, and designer of Houston White Men’s Room, a barber shop and apparel store located in the Camden Town neighborhood of North Minneapolis. In a city with a long history of systemic racism and inequality,…

Faith Ajayi wins The Melanin Queen Nigeria World beauty pageant

Faith Aimuaemwosa Ajayi beat 49 grand finale qualifiers to win the first edition of The Melanin Queen Nigeria World beauty pageant crown. A Lagos based model, fashion designer and the current “The Melanin Queen Nigeria World”. Faith Aimuaemwosa Ajayi shared these beautiful photos…

Ghana’s First Ballet TV Show Premiers On GNTV Junior

By Aba Radical Let’s Dance Ballet, a ballet dance TV show, premiered on GNTV Junior yesterday Sunday, December 13 at 3:00 GMT. The show seeks to educate, entertain and promote awareness of ballet to the young audiences in Ghana. Founded in 2015, Ballet…

‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Added to 2021 Sundance Film Festival

RUFARO SAMANGA The historical drama, starring Daniel Kaluuya, Lakeith Stanfield, and several others, has released an exhilarating new trailer ahead of its premiere at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. Judas and the Black Messiah, the historical drama that has recently entered…

Would you eat a green banana ‘sausage’?

By Lutho Pasiya A new year comes with many resolutions, and for most people, it’s signing up for a healthy lifestyle or maintaining it. The interesting thing about the start-of-the-year health-craze is seeing people trying all sorts of weird and…

Tanzanian fintech startup NALA launching money transfer app in the UK

BY TOM JACKSON Tanzanian fintech startup NALA is launching a new money transfer app in the United Kingdom (UK) early this year, aimed at servicing the needs of the East African diaspora in the country. A past winner of the Ecobank Fintech…

For the Stuck and Confused Creative

2020 was undoubtedly the year of the pandemic but it was also the year of the creatives. So many creatives were ushered into the spotlight. You could create a video from your home in any part of the world, it would…

1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair Goes to Paris in 2021

The longstanding celebration of African art will be hosted by Parisian hot spot Christie’s for the first time ever. In admittedly unideal circumstances, 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair will be touching French soil in 2021. The internationally celebrated art fair devoted to…

Tatu City partners with Konza to attract investors to Kenya

Tatu City will collaborate with Konza Technopolis to attract investors to Kenya, Rendeavour’s Executive Vice President Preston Mendenhall and KoTDA’s CEO Eng John Tanui have jointly announced. This comes at a time when the country is seeking to bounce back…

5 matrics win a trip of a lifetime to Antarctica competition

Cape Town – Five matric pupils from 2020 will experience an opportunity of a lifetime later this month. Basic Education Deputy Minister Dr Reginah Mhaule, this week delivered a congratulatory message and announced the five Grade 12 pupils who won…