The Initiative for Global Development (IGD) will embark on a four-city roadshow tour from April 18-May 1, 2018, across the United States aimed at re-shaping perceptions on doing business in Africa by highlighting investment and trade opportunities and forging stronger connections between U.S. and African
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.
From July 7th-10th 2016, Pan-African media company, Face2Face Africa will honor pan-African achievement at the 5th year anniversary of Pan-African Weekend. Themed The Year of Gold, this year’s festivities will include a private VIP reception, a networking mixer, the F.A.C.E. List Awards, and a closing
The recently coronated Ooni of Ife is wasting no time in his philanthropic efforts. He's employing the youth, supporting widows, sponsoring medical procedures for the poor and much more.
Among the many traditional rulers within the most populous black country in the world, Nigeria, the Ooni of Ife stands out as a central icon of the Yoruba national group. The Yoruba people are just one of the many diverse groups housed within the multi-ethnic, multi-national,
Within the past decade there has been a surge in sustainable fashion and consumerism regarding ethical sourcing, production, and employment. This methodology of building awareness and providing consumers with what they want is a solid place to start when exposing a different narrative about underrepresented
If one hasn’t experienced inequality as a woman, they’ve seen the headlines, heard the grievances, and watched people suffer through gender polarization. What is beginning to emerge now, though, is the belief that the discrimination women have faced in the past doesn’t have to–and will
On April 2nd, Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs held their 13th annual African Economic Forum, aimed at connecting home-grown solutions to the continent’s problems.
The forum commenced with an impactful and inspiring keynote held by Uzodinma Iweala, medical doctor, CEO and Editor-in-Chief
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