The internet wins with Insecure and gives notice to web-series content creators
Web-series based on the experiences of their creators make a way on TV. Issa Rae’s sitcom Insecure calls for the type of warm embrace you’d give a friend you haven’t seen in ages. Not
In this two-part series, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Editor Mutiyat Ade-Salu explores the ways in which entertainers are resurrecting the business motto “For Us, By Us” and why she’s giving this movement a new name: “Doing It For Ourselves”.
In last week’s article, I grappled with the
Scrolling through a polished website, popular shows like An African City and Girl Going Places flash across the screen. Now, from the comfort of your home from San Francisco to New York, movies like Adera or A Soweto Love Story are but a fingertip away.
For three years, young professionals, staunch businessmen, and all-around creatives have coalesced for a special evening of music, musing conversation, and mixed drinks. The occasion? The 14+ Foundation’s Annual Cocktail Benefit—“a celebration in support of children’s education in Africa.”
Founded by Nchimunya Wulf and Joseph
Entrepreneurship and Innovation Editor Mutiyat Ade-Salu asks 3 entrepreneurs in their 20s/30s for their take on the first task of setting up any business: determining a need for it.
Ask any business resource what you need to do to run a successful company or sole proprietorship
During the United Nations General Assembly, The Africa-America Institute celebrated and recognized the extraordinary dedication and pioneering achievements of US and African leaders at the AAI 2016 Annual Awards Gala. The 2016 Honorees were Aliko Dangote, Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer, Dangote Group; Ali Moshiri, President, Chevron
In cooperation with the NYU Tisch School of the Arts Center for Art & Public Policy, the Tisch Institute of Performing Arts at NYU, the Institute on the Arts and Civic Dialogue at NYU (Anna Deavere Smith, Founding Director), and Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National
Innovation and entrepreneurial ambition seems to be booming all over the Continent. So much so that Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg had to pay Lagos a visit. Despite of the recent economic recession, Nigeria's growing tech sand start up scene still shows promise. Genius tech-entrepreneur, Mark Essien, is making a
I've been waiting to see this day for 15 years -- and in some ways, my whole life. I've loved history ever since I was a little boy. Growing up in the oppressive shadow of Jim Crow, my teachers would ask me to cut out
Before establishing GESSL, Moiyattu described her experiences where she visited Sierra Leone and volunteered at workshops in schools for young girls in Ghana, Sierra Leone and the United States. “I noticed the girls would always sit in the back, as if they didn’t have a voice.