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The Africa of My Dreams – Robinson Lynn

Nelson Mandela, the late South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist, who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999 once said “I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself.” That, too, is the Africa of my…

Meet Samantha Sibanda

Samantha Sibanda is a native of Zimbabwe. She is a vibrant voice in the corridors of leadership, emancipation, human development and empowerment. She is a philosopher, leader, educator, entrepreneur, team builder, counselor, radio and television presenter and a philanthropist. Ms Sibanda serves in…

Meet Hatim Eltayeb

Hatim Eltayeb was among the first faculty members of African Leadership Academy. From 2009-2012, he taught primarily in the African Studies department. He also Chaired the Seminal Readings Committee, shaping the curriculum for a unique Socratic course at the heart of the Academy.…

Meet Chancelor Jonathan Bennett (aka Chance the Rapper)

Chancelor Jonathan Bennett known professionally as Chance the Rapper, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and philanthropist from the West Chatham neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. In 2013, he began to gain recognition following the release of his second mixtape, Acid…

Meet Dr. Courtney D. Cogburn

Dr. Courtney D. Cogburn is an assistant professor at the Columbia School of Social Work and a Faculty Affiliate of the Columbia Population Research Center. Her research integrates principles and methodologies across psychology, stress physiology and social epidemiology to investigate relationships between racism-related…

Meet Robinson Lynn

Since taking the helm at Momentum Education eight years ago, Executive Director Robinson Lynn has revamped the company’s signature curriculum, grown its corporate portfolio to include some of the nation’s premium brands, and positioned the organization’s philanthropic efforts for greater impact immediately and…

Meet Danielle Belton

Danielle Belton was born and raised at  St. Louis, Mo. on a healthy diet of news programming, pop culture, black history and “snark,” Danielle C. Belton examines the irreverent side of American life. She is currently editor-in-chief for The Root, the leading African…

Meet Érico Brás & Kenia Maria

Érico Brás de Oliveira better known as Érico Brás, is a Brazilian actor, singer and comedian. He did street theater and worked in many professions until joining the Olodum Theater Band. It premiered on television with the role of the taxi driver Reginaldo…

Meet Banky Wellington & Adesua Etomi

Olubankole Wellington known by the stage name Banky W,  is a Nigerian singer, rapper and actor. Banky W was born in the United States to Nigerian parents. His family moved back to Nigeria when he was five years old. He started singing at…

Meet the Black Panther Crew & Director

Black Panther is a 2018 American superhero film produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is the eighteenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film is directed by Ryan Coogler from a screenplay by him and Joe Robert Cole, and stars Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa…

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