A lot of our governments think the answer is foreign direct investment. It is not.
Within the past few years, Black Travel has flourished globally due to the present generation of tech-savvy millennials, a rise in the level of income and education, and the power of
The Oscars had nothing on the Wash Gala this weekend, as the glamour levels were fleeking out of control. Three hundred of the who’s who of the urban African Diaspora came together in impeccable style to raise money to transform the Continent in the most
The influential nature of fashion in our world is indisputable. It is one of the prominent artistic mediums in which the ordinary can be made extraordinary, the mundane shifted into fantasy. Fashion has a place in society where it can be used to celebrate and
The #TakeonRacism online platform continues to facilitate sharing of stories and ideas to contribute to the non-racist society envisaged by the late President Nelson Mandela
Obed Emvula, chairman of the government-run Namibia Film Commission, is the man responsible for getting Namibia’s name mentioned in the 2016 Oscars so frequently. He is also the writer and producer of the film Katutura, the biggest Namibian independent film to date.
Happy 60th Independence Day to Tunisia! The North African country was invaded and colonized by the French in the late 1800's, but gained its independence March 20, 1956. The people of Tunisia have also won significant gains since the revolution of 2010--part of the 'Arab'
Women like Winnie Mandela and Leymah Gbowee don't just happen. They are made by resistance and they are made by community. The women's equality movement on the Continent has resulted in the passing of several legislative changes protecting the rights of women as well as
Everyday of our lives begins and ends with water. Water nourishes us, fills us, purifies us, calms us. It is one of the few things that sustains the ebb and flow of our existence. Given that we live on a planet that is 71% water and
During a medical crisis, most of us are quick to run around for prayers, the anointing oil drips from our heads to our toes and our Mala Beads sleep with us, but we forget to do simple practical things. Do we do our yearly physical?
Influence. Impact. Sacrifice. These are the three words that appear at the center of my mind when I think of the term legacy. Though I’m sure these words live within the framework of building and leaving a legacy, I’ve recently become interested in the different perspectives