CheckOutAfrica Selects: 5 Songs You Should Be Listening to This Week

27th June 2019 BY Meli

The sun is back out, and we’re back with another list of our top 5 favourite sounds by African artists this week. Did your favourite song make the list? Let us know in the comment section below: Adekunle Gold ‘Kelegbe Megbe (Know Your Level)’ Tiwa Savage, Kizz Daniel, Young John ‘Ello Baby’ Afro B & French Montana ‘Joanna (Drogba)’ Remix…

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Is Africa set to become the next China?

27th June 2019 BY Ivis

The 21st century belongs to China—but the 22nd will be Africa’s It is evident that the 21st century will most likely belong to China and be reffered to as the Chinese Century. But with a rapid increase in Chinese investment and African innovation, the 22nd century may see the rise of the African Century. China’s investment in Africa will create…

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5 Ways African Fashion Has Inspired Mainstream Fashion

27th June 2019 BY Ivis

For decades, if not centuries African fashion has been the root of inspiration for numerous Western brands and fashion trends. I mean it’s pretty evident considering the topic of cultural appropriation vs cultural appreciation on African fashion has been a hot subject for the last couple of years now. When you take a look at African fashion over the years,…

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CheckOutAfrica Highlights: Best African Restaurants in London

27th June 2019 BY Ivis

Don’t you find it so weird how there are so many ethnicities within the U.K. yet there is a lack of African restaurants? No matter what city you go to you will always find an Indian, Jamaican, Chinese or Thai restaurant, however, you can only ever find African restaurants or takeaways in the big cities such as Manchester, London, and…

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