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Mmakgabo Helen Sebidi is one South African Artist Making Money From Art

Ingenuity has no respect for lifestyle or education barriers because when art is expressed by a creative mind; there are no limits to the...
Laila Lalami

Laila Lalami: North Africa’s Literary Genius!

Although she has been labelled as the writer who is 'doing for North Africa what Chimamanda Adichie did for West Africa,' she is quick...
Abraham Attah

Abraham Attah- From Street Vendor to Movie Star.

Premiered at the Venice, Telluride and Toronto film festivals, Cary Fukunaga’s screen adaptation of Nigerian author Uzodinma Iweala’s Beasts of No Nation has received...

Princewill Omorogiuwa- Nigerian Entrepreneur, Creating a pan-African Education Solution.

Princewill Omorogiuwa is the founder of Simon Page College of Marketing, a top-notch marketing training school, with branches in Ghana, Nairobi and Nigeria. Simon Page provides...

Esther Okade- The Precocious Ten Year Old University Student.

A first look at her and you may be quick to regard her as a child who knows little or nothing about life or...
Kemi Adetiba, Wedding Party

Meet Kemi Adetiba, The Director of Wedding Party and Creator of King Women

  In the past years, Kemi Adetiba's name has been constantly on our lips. When we think we've seen the best of her, she hits...

How First-class Engineering Graduate, Ufot Ekong Broke a 50 Year Record.

“I've come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that’s as unique as a fingerprint – and that the best way to...

Olatorera Oniru- Nigerian Power Woman, Repositioning the African Fashion Industry

Olatorera Oniru is the CEO of Dressmeoutlet.com, a fast rising e-commerce platform positioned to take over the global market. The company aims to promote...
Francis Nmeribe

Francis Nmeribe – The Early Retirement Specialist

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Professor Joseph Igietseme

Professor Joseph Igietseme and His Affair with Infections, Immunity & Vaccines

While my previous post on the exceptional Elsie Kanza extolled the virtues of amazing women, this serves as a reminder that there are truly...

A Tale Of 3 ‘Johns’

This is a simple story of success, Naija pride and...that name, 'JOHN'. Ok, quite a worn out name I know, every school textbook uses...
Patrick Awuah - Founder Ashesi University

How Patrick Awuah Founded The Renowned Ashesi University in Ghana

Hi, Thanks for stopping by to read this post. We are delighted to have you on our website. So, how are you doing? Today, we share...
Why I Wrote the Book, Actualize Your Vision 1

Why I Wrote the Book, Actualize Your Vision

This is another post in our Promote-Your-Book Series - a platform for budding authors in Africa to promote their books and literary works. Today, we...

Sandile Kubheka- South Africa’s Youngest Medical Doctor and his Winning Ways.

Sandile Kubheka is celebrated as the youngest medical doctor in South Africa. He hit the high mark at the age of 20, when he...
Kelvin Okafor

Kelvin Okafor: British Artist of Nigerian Descent, Master of Photo-Realism

Picture or drawing? That’s the first question that comes to mind when you see Kelvin Okafor’s work. For over 4 years, Kelvin has left...

Alex Okosi- Media Trailblazer and the Senior Vice-President and Managing Director of Viacom International...

Young, passionate and enterprising, Alex Okosi sits at the helm of Viacom International  Media Networks (VIMN), formerly MTV Networks Africa as the Senior Vice-President...

Inua Ellams: Why He Chose Poetry & How to be an Award-Winning Performance Artist,...

My father respected my work after he saw a man older than him queue for my book  ~Inua Ellams. And while you might think that's...

Kimberly Anyadike – Not Too Young To Soar

18 year old Nigerian , Kimberly Anyadike is a pilot who holds the record as the first African American teen to fly across the...
Alain Mabanckou

Alain Mabanckou: Professor, Novelist, Iconoclast, Knight

Africa as an entity faces a boat-load of challenges, struggles and obstacles; but don’t you ever believe that these challenges are totally unique to...
Ngugi Wa Thiong’o

Ngugi Wa Thiong’o- The Writer with Soul

Over the years, Africa has produced great literary icons in drama, prose and even poetry. An attempt to name every one of these great...

James Mutitu Mwirigi Mworia- From Intern to Millionaire CEO.

Mworia Mutitu Mwirigi Mworia is the CEO of the largest quoted investment firm in East Africa, Centum Investment Company Limited, which has a cross-listing...

Binyavanga Wainaina is an Interesting Character. Find Out More About Him Here

Binyavanga Wainaina is quite an interesting character. For one, he is an excellent writer. He won the Caine Prize for African writing in 2002 for...
Nadja Bellan-White

Nadja Bellan-White- Career Woman, Amazing Mother and CEO of Ogilvy, Africa’s Largest Agency Network.

Committed to delivering excellence, Nadja Bellan-White sits at the helm of Ogilvy Africa, the continent's largest agency network. Like most African power women, Nadja...

From Top Model to Miner- The Journey of Tiguidanke Camara

How does one go from being a top model to a miner? From walking the run way on flamboyant heels to digging the ground...

Olumide Oladipupo- Painter Extraordinaire, Touching Lives through Art.

From a very young age, Olumide discovered how passionate he was about nature, paintings- art in its simplest but most invigorating form. His drive has...
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