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Our favorite talk from TEDGlobal 2017: Who belongs in a city?
7 days ago

Our favorite talk from TEDGlobal 2017: Who belongs in a city?

Underneath every shiny new megacity, there’s often a story of communities displaced. In this moving, poetic talk, OluTimehin Adegbeye details how government land grabs are destroying …
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A Ugandan transgender woman fights for her right to love
1 week ago

A Ugandan transgender woman fights for her right to love

Uganda has been criticised for the discriminations against the LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex) community. The Pearl of Africa is a documentary of the life of Cleopatra Kambugu, a Ugandan transgender …
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Celebrate African Heritage Month with your copy of Folktales are Forever
2 weeks ago

Celebrate African Heritage Month with your copy of Folktales are Forever

Experiencing the reality of a dream is fulfilling beyond words. You look back at the journey from start to finish, and all that matters is that you never gave up. …
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Meet the Instagram Influencer and Entrepreneur behind BlackHats Paris
3 weeks ago

Meet the Instagram Influencer and Entrepreneur behind BlackHats Paris

After spending two years without being able to walk, Steves Hounkponou was inspired by the fashion shows he watched during that time and promised himself he would one day launch …
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Everything is my canvas: Laolu Senbanjo’s TED Talk
4 weeks ago

Everything is my canvas: Laolu Senbanjo’s TED Talk

Ayiba alum, Laolu Senbanjo gave a TED Talk at the TED2017 Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, CA this April. His talk “Sacred Art of the Ori”  shares his awakening to …
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BlackHats Paris: Qui est sous le chapeau noir?
4 weeks ago

BlackHats Paris: Qui est sous le chapeau noir?

Après avoir passé deux années dans l’incapacité de marcher, Steves Hounkponou, inspiré par les défilés de mode met dans un coin de sa tête qu’il lancera plus tard sa marque. Un …
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African Fashion Week Toronto 2017 @ The Royal Ontario Museum
4 weeks ago

African Fashion Week Toronto 2017 @ The Royal Ontario Museum

African Fashion Week Toronto is one of the most recognized Fashion Weeks in Canada. The program was established by the Fashion Ready Foundation in 2012 and has developed into an …
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African Fashion Week Toronto at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) 
2 months ago

African Fashion Week Toronto at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) 

Join us as we celebrate arts, culture, fashion, style, and diversity at the fifth edition of one of Toronto’s most anticipated fashion events, African Fashion Week Toronto (AFWT) presented by the Fashion Ready Organization …
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Nigerian startup Releaf secures $120,000 investment to support African Agribusinesses
2 months ago

Nigerian startup Releaf secures $120,000 investment to support African Agribusinesses

Since 1960, agriculture has served as the backbone of Nigeria’s economy, and yet there still remain endless opportunities for growth in agricultural value chains. Releaf is driving this growth by …
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Medixus: Dispelling the myth of African doctors not being “good enough”
2 months ago

Medixus: Dispelling the myth of African doctors not being “good enough”

Having always been a particularly curious person with a love for understanding how things worked, Nicole Kayode studied Natural Sciences: Organic Chemistry & Biomedical Science at University College London and …
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