The ‘Naija Wives of Toronto’ (NWT) is a Canadian reality TV show that chronicles the lives of four beautiful Nigerian Canadian ladies – Abby Ayoola, Emilian Andrew, Uche Nwokeji and Rachel Omobude, as they make a living in Canada. These are successful business women, career professionals, mothers and grandmothers who have been able to overcome challenges of living in a foreign land and all of the attendant problems.
Egypt, the North African country is a choice destination for tourists all over the world. The nation is well known for its ancient structures and Pharaoh-like accessories and of course, mummies.
In what has been described as Disney’s first of a kind collaboration with African entertainment, the American entertainment conglomerate has finalised plans with Kugali to launch the animated series titled Iwaju in 2022.
From Paris Fashion Week to winning the 2019 LVMH fashion prize, South African designer, Thebe Magugu, is indeed putting African Fashion on the world map.
Like the failed brakes of a train, Nigeria’s Afrobeat superstar, Burna Boy seems unstoppable in the year 2020 as he won the Best International Act at the just concluded Music of Black Origin, MOBO awards.
The Sudanese-British entrepreneur, philanthropist, and founder of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, Dr. Mo Ibrahim, has reported that his foundation’s latest Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) report showed a decline in its measures of good governance for the first time in a decade, combined with optimism about places such as Sudan that are undergoing democratic revivals.
In what can be considered a creative ingenuity and brilliance, a fashion label in Nigeria changed its mode of operation by switching from the production of high end and custom made clothing to making Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to help Covid-19 health workers.
It is often said that a man is a product of his environment and experiences and for New York based Nigerian Photographer, Oye Diran, such a saying definitely holds true. From his experiences in Nigeria before moving to America, the diversity of influences can be seen in his photography.
A South African Surf Company called Mami Wata is promoting African surfing to the world stage by strengthening African tourism using an African image of folklore.
Shingai Shoniwa is a Zimbabwean British singer, songwriter and vocalist with music prominence in Britain, diluting her music with rich African stories and themes of culture in a new environment.