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Is Social Media a Good Place to Tell your Heartbreak Story?

Getting one’s heart broken is one of the worst things that can happen to people, especially when your partner was your sun and moon and the only (or major) person who made your world go round. It even gets worse…

What Social Media Optimization Means for your Business

Emmanuella Elenbalu To know more about a brand, what they offer and their authenticity, many people go through their social media pages. It, however, seems companies are beginning to forget that social media is a search engine that must be paid attention…

Prince Kaybee Breaks Down ‘The 4th Republic’

PALESA BUYEYE We talk to the South African DJ and producer about his fourth studio album, addressing social issues through music and more. It feels like a lifetime ago when Prince Kaybee came onto the South African scene in 2015 winning the…

A Ghanaian in the Diaspora Changing the African Narrative is Honored

By Maximus Attah Global Impact Award for Community Building Oscar Bimpong is called the Mindset Revolutionist. His passion and drive are to change the mindset of Africans and those in the diaspora especially the youth. Last Wednesday, he was awarded…

Historian David Olusoga joins academic criticism of No 10’s race report

One of Britain’s foremost historians of slavery has accused the authors of a controversial racial disparities report commissioned by Downing Street of giving the impression they would prefer “history to be swept under the carpet”. Broadcaster David Olusoga, professor of public history…

Applications open for Jack Ma Foundation’s Africa’s Business Heroes competition

 BY TOM JACKSON Applications are open for this year’s Africa’s Business Heroes competition, the Jack Ma Foundation’s flagship philanthropic programme in Africa which annually awards 10 outstanding finalists with a share of a US$1.5 million grant. In its third year, the Africa’s…

Adonko Next Level Next Africa’s Football Star officially launched

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah The Adonko Next Level Next Africa’s Football Star has officially been launched successfully. The tournament which aims at unearthing talents to become the next African stars was formally launched in Kumasi-Ghana’s second-biggest City on Saturday…

The Luxe Factor: A Boom In Business For Personal Shoppers

ersonal shoppers attest to seeing an interesting shift in the spending habits of the ultra-wealthy. The Covid-19 lockdowns meant an unexpected rise in their business. With retail most affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, both companies and consumers have had to…

How To Become A Model In South Africa

The South African fashion scene is full of creativity and imagination with Cape Town and Johannesburg at the very centre of it all. With their fashion week reaching their 21st birthday recently, they proudly showcase the latest designer concepts. Cape Town…

Nigeria’s ‘social satirist’ fights injustice with art

By Africanews, AFP From his tiny studio in Lagos, 28-year-old artist Julius Agbaje is challenging Nigeria’s institutions to fight social injustices. His image, “Joke’s on You,” showing Buhari with a red nose, white makeup and a terrifying smile, was the…