Nigeria-Born Teenager Breaks 125-year Academic History, Sets New Record

Nigeria-Born Teenager

“Don’t be discouraged when someone speaks odd words against you. Simply allow what they say to fuel your fire”. Those were the words of the latest celebrity who left his fatherland to dominate a foreign land. He accomplished this feat in the midst of hatred and mockery. Tobechukwu Philips Nigeria-Born Teenager proved that she could […]

Teni, Mr. Eazi, and Burna Boy Nominated for The Prestigious BET Awards

BET Awards

Popular Nigerian music stars Teni, Burna Boy and Mr. Eazi have graced the nomination list of the 2019 Black Entertainment Television (BET) awards. The BET Awards ceremony was established in 2001 to celebrate achievements in entertainment. Furthermore, it honors African-Americans and other American minorities in music, sports, acting, movies and other fields of entertainment. The […]

Two Black Female Attorneys Help Freed 17 Inmates

Two Black female

Two black female attorneys, MiAngel Cody, and Brittany K. Barnett, are finally being credited for their enormous efforts in the release of 17 prisoners who received life-without-parole sentences for minor drug offenses. The news of the freed 17 prisoners broke out a few weeks ago. All the credit was given to Kim Kardashian, excluding the […]

Akin Adesina Conferred with Tunisia’s Highest Honour

Akin Adesina

One bright star on the African skies and the global financial terrain with consistent invaluable inputs is Nigerian banker, Akin Adesina. President of the African Development Bank, Akin Adesina’s strides and achievements have been remarkably revamping as far as economies go. And the success story of the continent’s agricultural fortunes can never be complete without […]

Virgil Abloh Graces Vogue’s 2019 Forces of Fashion Summit

Forces of Fashion

As the 2019 Vogue Forces of Fashion Summit kicks off, one of the speakers at the event will be Off-White and Louis Vuitton menswear designer, Virgil Abloh, the Ghanaian fashion designer par excellence. Also, Vogue Editor in Chief, Anna Wintour, will once again serve as the host of the event. Scheduled over two days in […]

Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa Appoints Visionary, John Kamara as Director.

Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa Appoints Visionary, John Kamara as Director.

In a bid to create a strong, innovative AI dialogue in Africa, the Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa (MIIA), a non-profit organization founded by Dr. Jacques Ludik in 2016, has announced Nigerian John Kamara as its Director. The mission of MIIA is to help establish and foster key relationships and partnerships within the Artificial Intelligence […]

AMA Partners Brand Africa to Launch Africa’s Best Brands

African Media Agency

The African Media Agency has entered a partnership with Brand Africa to launch the 7th Annual Brand Africa 100: Africa’s Best Brands, in a pact that aims to build on the two entities’ commitment to creating and sustaining a favorable reputation of Africa as an entrepreneurial and competitive environment for building world-class brands and businesses […]

Uzo Aduba to Play Historic Civil Rights Activist Shirley Chisholm in ‘Mrs. America’

Uzo Aduba

Uzo Aduba, the New Black star, has been penned to portray the historic congresswoman and civil rights activist Shirley Chisholm in the upcoming FX limited series, Mrs. America. According to Black Film, the nine-episode series “tells the story of the movement to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), and the unexpected backlash led by a […]