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.
12 extraordinary women from around the world on Wednesday, March 4 will be honored by US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo as he hosts the Annual International Women of Courage (IWOC) Awards at the U.S. Department of State. The First Lady of the United States Melania Trump will deliver remarks to recognize the extraordinary […]
A prison by all intents and purposes is a punitive quarters, as well as a correctional place. While many have come out from there weak, despondent and resigned to a life of obscurity, some others have come out from prisons better, even becoming role models. The latter is what Jeff Henderson has become; an inspirational […]
Several stories, tales, history and culture have been told about nations. In reality, little time is accorded the discussion of black history. Many believe before the Europeans came, Africans walked naked, lived in the dark and confused et al. It has generated a heated discourse this was the plan of the Europeans all along; to […]
Warren Shadd, a second-generation piano technician, whose father was an exclusive piano technician for the Howard Theatre, and took him four times a week to see James Brown, Count Basie, [Duke] Ellington, Pearl Bailey, Peggy Lee, Art Blakey, and the Jazz Messengers rehearsing. Today he is a third-generation musician and founder of the first Black-owned […]
Eric Bailly’s rise to a star in Manchester United FC from hawking cigarettes on the streets of Ivory Coast
Life’s circumstances have a way of propelling those with determination and purpose towards success, as is the case with Ivory Coast international, Eric Bailly whose incredible rise from selling cigarettes on the streets of his country to stardom clearly speaks. Bailly dropped out of school at the age of 13 to pursue a career in […]