Yinka Shonibare, Tesla and Conde Nast Confirmed Participants Of The Wish Africa Expo 2019

14th March 2019 BY checkoutafrica

We are excited to announce the participation of renowned British-Nigerian artist, Yinka Shonibare; Global Director, Energy at TESLA, Alex Shoch and Head of Video at Conde Nast, Ezzie Chidi-Ofong at the WISH Africa Expo in London. The WISH Africa Expo is a two day showcase of pan African culture, commerce and development. The expo will feature panel discussions by renowned…

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Africa Expo Showcase Of African Culture and Commerce Coming to Kensington Olympia in June 2019

16th January 2019 BY checkoutafrica

WISH Africa is delighted to announce its first expo at Kensington Olympia. Exploring six sectors – art and design, fashion, real estate, and architecture, travel, food and drink, and technology – the expo will showcase a globalized and modern African WISH Africa is delighted to announce its first expo at Kensington Olympia. Exploring six sectors – art and design, fashion,…

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African Export-Import Bank Gives African SME’s US$30million boost

7th January 2019 BY checkoutafrica

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) together with the African Guarantee Fund recently signed a US$30million agreement that will support and boost African small and medium-sized enterprises in the trade value chains, ensuring access to funds for their daily and ongoing activities. Signed by Gwen Mwaba, the Director of Trade Finance and Constant Nzi, the Chief Risk Officer of AGF – the…

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Idia Aisien Launches NGO The International Development Initiative in Africa (IDIA) Project

26th November 2018 BY checkoutafrica

ARISE TV News Anchor, model, and philanthropist, Idia Aisien, has officially launched an NGO that is especially close to her heart – the International Development Initiative in Africa (IDIA). Many people know Idia as the glamorous personality on their TV screens, but what few know is that she has always been passionate about giving back to the continent, and has…

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Kenyan Developers Shine at Andela Hackathon to Fight Fake News

23rd November 2018 BY checkoutafrica

Top Three Teams Present at BBC Beyond Fake News Conference, Offered Mentorship at Safaricom’s Innovation Hub November 22, 2018. Nairobi, Kenya. Andela, the global technology company that is building a network of technology leaders on the African continent, recently hosted the “Fighting Fake News” Hackathon. Supported by BBC News, the Andela Hackathon was one of many events being held as…

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The Rosa Collection By Zivanora Is A Must Have For Every Elegant Woman

19th November 2018 BY BellAfricana

I am not too big on jewelry, but it is very important to me that any piece of jewelry I have to put on, is elegant and has just the right amount of lustre. It is very important to understand how jewelry works with your outfits, as they can either overshadow your entire lool or may be covered by the…

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The Bellafricana Verified Tribe | Idongesit Harrison Umoh

13th September 2018 BY BellAfricana

Africa is blessed with a number of very hardworking and innovative young minds that make up the building blocks of her economy. In Africa, the relentless nature and perseverance of her youth is unimaginably outstanding. This is one part of the world where people grow businesses from literally nothing to multi million Naira ventures, providing employment opportunities for the masses. One…

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The Bellafricana Verified Tribe | Gbenga Artsmith Dada

7th September 2018 BY BellAfricana

Gbenga Dada is the creative powerhouse of Cosmopolitan jewelry brand, Gbenga Artsmith Collections. An accessory brand dedicated to crafting beautiful jewelry for men and women. The brand was officially launched in 2008 and since then, Artsmith Collections has been making excellent statements in the world of jewelry designing. Gbenga Artsmith is driven by a passion to excel against impossibilities and to inspire young people…

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The Bellafricana Verified Tribe | Ashade Adebola

5th September 2018 BY BellAfricana

The gorgeous Adebola Ashade, is the CEO/Founder of Hadash Jewelry. Her beautiful smile and warm persona are a part of her that you can easily spot from the other end of the room. Adebola Ashade is an amazing woman who is breaking boundaries and shattering glass ceilings with her business, @adornedbyhadash Hadash jewelry is an array of strings of glory that…

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