Jahëna Louisin’s Debut Short Film, ‘28 jours,’ is an Homage to Black Fatherhood

CIKU KIMERIA Troubled by portrayal of Black fathers in mainstream media, the Haitian-Reunionese filmmaker set…

Sulaimon Farouq: A Youngster With Gifted Hands

BY RUKEVWE OCHUKO Sulaimon Farouq is a young hyperrealistic artist whose artworks and creativity are…

Becky Unoarumhi is a Survivor & She’s Telling it All on Koko Kalango’s “Colours of Life” | WATCH

On the latest episode of “Colours of Life” show, Becky Unoarumhi shares her testimony of healing from…

Udondian’s Àdápé gets Guggenheim honour

When Victoria Udondian’s career trajectory changed 10 years ago, it was more like a leap…

Nigerian startup launches platform to simplify sending a wedding present

BY TOM JACKSON Nigerian startup Wedding Registry NG has launched its web platform that allows…

Mirror! Mirror! Off the Wall

My deep friendship with the mirror began when I was twelve years old. I remember…

Silicon Valley-based VC firm Plug and Play launches in Africa with Johannesburg office

BY TOM JACKSON Silicon Valley-headquartered VC company Plug and Play will open its first African…

11-year-old Phatiah Reviving ‘Conscious Afropop’, Garnering Accolades

Born to a veteran music entrepreneur, 11-year old Fatiah Kanyinsola Ojediran is in love with…

Zainab Johnson is Creating Unapologetic Comedy

ZAYAAN JAPPIE The standup comedian, actor and podcast host talks about growing up a Black,…

Vernacular Art Space Initiates COVID-19 Pyramid Intervention

At Makoko and Iwaya communities in Lagos, the Vernacular Art Space Laboratory Foundation has initiated…