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Black Mirror

Black Mirror – Making a great point about diversity

It is time for more diversity and models of all races being seen. We are bombarded everyday with flashy advertisement, billboards and television ads that...
Bem Abu

Music is the only thing I haven’t given up on, says Bem Abu

“Music is pretty much the only thing I have not been able to give up on”, he said, musingly; hopeful and somewhat assured. “I...

South Africa’s scrubland plant entrepreneur

South Africa's Western Cape has more botanic biodiversity than the rainforests of the Amazon. Most of this is composed of "fynbos" - scrubland plants...
Kibonen Nfi: a african designer

Meet the Cameroonian designer behind this Lupita Nyong’o look

Just two issues ago, Kibonen Nfi designs were featured on the Cover of NewAfricanWoman Magazine in its designer spotlight describing her as a hidden treasure in African...
research and development

Reversing Africa’s Brain Drain with Research & Development

Brain drain or human capital flight is the emigration of highly skilled or well-educated individuals from a country or society. Africa has a well-documented...
Rev. Dr Abbeam

From A Street Kid To A Mogul: The Gripping Story Of Rev. Dr. Abbeam...

There are many ‘rags to riches’ stories that uplift the self-confidence and conviction of people but the story of Rev. Dr Abbeam Ampomah Danso...
Afropreneurs

Meet the home decor company fusing brooklyn cool with afro-chic

While other children grew up playing video games, Ugandan-American interior stylist Nasozi Kakembo designed blueprints. After a stint in the human rights and social...
African Pop Music

2 Female Artists Blazing Trail in African Pop Music

Modern West African pop music features few female voices, and one won't find many women on the DJ scene across the continent. But here...
Theresa Kachindamoto

Female chief from in Malawi breaks up 850 child marriages and sends girls back...

Theresa Kachindamoto, the senior chief in the Dedza District of Central Malawi, wields power over close to 900,000 people… and she’s not afraid to...