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It’s a love note for our people: Opal Tometi Co-founder Black Lives Matter

Opal Tometi is a New York-based Nigerian-American writer, strategist and community organizer who co-founded the historic political movement BlackLivesMatters with Patrisse Cullors (who happens to be part of the MIPAD #Classof2017) and Alicia Garza. The #BlackLivesMatters movement was founded to combat racism, anti-blackness and…

Meet Fatoumata Ba the brain behind Jumia

Meet the woman who built her first website at the age of 16 and right now one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the e-commerce industry which happens to be JUMIA and guess what she’s just 30 years old.   She currently has a…

The Man Behind the Century Group

He is the Group CEO of Century Group of Companies, which is one of Nigeria’s emerging indigenous industrial groups operating across various sectors and actively involved in value and job creation, meet Mr. Ken Etete. Under his top-notch leadership, the company has always succeeded.…

Meet the Youngest Member of House in Mississippi : Rep Jeramey Anderson

Jeramey Anderson is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, for District 110. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on November 5, 2013. When Anderson won his seat in the Mississippi House of Representatives in November 2013 at…

From the bottom Straight to the Top: Meet Yomi Awobokun

Mr. Awobokun is the Chief Executive Officer, Oando Downstream. Before this, he was the Deputy Chief Operating Officer of Oando Marketing during which he successfully coordinated the restructuring of the Marketing business to a process driven one, with activities guided by the Groups…

ART X Lagos Opens This Weekend! – 4 Days To Go!

    ART X Lagos opens in just 4 days! and for Art lovers, it promises to be the best edition ever organized. They will be sharing Art collections from 14 prestigious   Nigerian and International galleries which are going to be representing over…

The Finance Cover: Meet Timothy McPherson

In a tiny village in Western Jamaica, the African ‘maroon’ community is taking on a mammoth task and adopting an entirely new monetary system. While the village is relatively unknown, Accompong is semi-independent and has been described as “a nation within a nation”.…

From Africa with Pride.

Just recently of one our honoree had a close talk with the Russian President Vladimir Putin on investing in the African Continent especially in Renewable energy. So who this person? Meet Simba  Mhuriro (CEO/Founder Oxygen Energy) He is the founder and Managing Director…

Yvonne Khamati : Not too Young to Lead

Yvonne Khamati is the Deputy Head of Mission at the Kenya Embassy in Somalia. But did you know she didn’t just become who she was all of a sudden? At age 17, she one of the core members of the World Youth Organisation…

The Man who speaks and the World listens

  The advocate behind the campaign #Nottooyoungtorun is an example of what today’s youth should aspire to be. The vibrant personality has been an advocate at the tender age of 14 years old where he was made the first deputy senate president of…

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