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If the world’s longest river could sing: The Nile Project upcoming US tour + new album
2 months ago

If the world’s longest river could sing: The Nile Project upcoming US tour + new album

“Seductive and beautiful […] nothing short of revolutionary.”—Afropop Worldwide Drawing on modern production methods and a healthy dose of vintage equipment, propelled by a collective international spirit and sheer determination, …
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Angola’s Bangaologia – The Science of Style
2 months ago

Angola’s Bangaologia – The Science of Style

Declared by Forbes Magazine as one of “The 15 Young African Creatives Rebranding Africa”, Coréon Dú is a multi-disciplinary artist whose work encompasses TV and movie production, fashion design and music. Internationally …
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Full scholarships to Canada + Opportunities from Yale, Microsoft and more
2 months ago

Full scholarships to Canada + Opportunities from Yale, Microsoft and more

Here are some great new opportunities for Africans, brought to you once again by Ayiba, in conjunction with Opportunity Desk. We want our Ayiba family to succeed and are always …
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5 Tips on Creating Success from Entrepreneurs at Andela, Jumia, and ALU
2 months ago

5 Tips on Creating Success from Entrepreneurs at Andela, Jumia, and ALU

Africa’s startup scene is growing from strength to strength as African entrepreneurs create solutions at a faster pace than ever before. With so many African opportunities abound, the ‘war for talent’ …
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Watch Chimamandah Adichie’s ‘Americanah’ Concept Trailer: Are you sold?
2 months ago

Watch Chimamandah Adichie’s ‘Americanah’ Concept Trailer: Are you sold?

It was widely publicized in 2014 when Lupita Nyongo acquired the film rights for Adichie’s Americanah. Not long after, Brad Pitt’s production company, Plan B joined the project. In the meantime, …
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Virgin [Hair] stories: The First Time
2 months ago

Virgin [Hair] stories: The First Time

It took me a while but one day, all of a sudden, I loved it. I loved seeing how resistant its curls brushed against my comb. Curls no, coils. Every …
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We are hiring! Social Media Intern Wanted
3 months ago

We are hiring! Social Media Intern Wanted

Ayiba is a fast-growing online magazine focused on highlighting a new generation of movers and shakers who disrupt tired narratives through innovation, technology, and new media. We are looking for …
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5 Shockers about the Corporate Hustle in Lagos
3 months ago

5 Shockers about the Corporate Hustle in Lagos

I moved home to Lagos (aka Las Gidi) after four years of a liberal arts education in rural Massachusetts. I was excited at the prospect of going home and making the …
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