The African Diaspora Awards (TAD) rolls out 2019 Honours

25th March 2019 BY checkoutafrica

The 2019 edition of The African Diaspora(TAD) Awards took place on Friday 15 March at a dinner gala at The Mayfair Hotel where various individuals and organisations were honoured for their contribution and promotion of Africa. The Awards were brought by CMG International Media Group in association with headline Partner Brand South Africa and Co-Sponsored by WorldRemit. Brand South Africa…


Surf Ghana’s second edition of skate tour GH

25th March 2019 BY Ivor Moyo

Surf Ghana is proud to invite you to the second edition of skate tour GH which takes place on the 18th – 31st of March, 2019. The general concept of the tour is a road trip to give free skate lessons and other fun activities for the youths of Ghana. There will be a total of 9 stops, Kwahu, Peki,…


CheckOutAfrica Restocks Its “It Is A Privilege To Be African” T-Shirts

21st February 2019 BY checkoutafrica

” It’s A Privilege To Be African “ Celebrating the beauty of being African, the soldout CheckOutAfrica “It Is A Privilege To Be African” t-shirts are back. Restocking in CheckOutAfrica’s signature colour palette, the cotton t-shirts are available in black or white colours, with a contrasting text graphic which reads ” It Is A Privilege To Be African” dressing the front of…


Nigerian Silas Adekunle is one of the world’s highest paid robotics engineers

21st January 2019 BY checkoutafrica

Nigerian born Silas Adekunle fell in with technology at an early age, honing his craft through tinkering with amateur robotics, watching videos on YouTube and dabbling in coding to now being one of the world’s highest-paid robotics engineers. Now blurring the lines between gaming, robotics and augmented reality through his company, Reach Robotics, Silas says rigorous training and constant refining…


Stories of the future through an African lens.

6th December 2018 BY checkoutafrica

PICHA Stock in collaboration with Fujifilm SA, Cameraland Cape Town, BLQ, Ground Art Caffe, and will launch the Future Focus Exhibition on December’s First Thursdays. This photographic exhibition aims to provide African photographers with a platform to prove that local creatives are more than capable of producing work worthy of global attention. AFROFUTURISM: A movement in literature, music, art, etc., featuring futuristic…


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…


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…


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…


The Bellafricana Verified Tribe | Stella Essi Byll Duncan

29th August 2018 BY BellAfricana

Stella Byll is simple and elegant with a bias for the African sense of dressing. Her style is typically African with a focus on comfort. Stella Byll is the founder of Bellafricana Verified Afrocentric Bespoke clothing brand, Delavi Couture. Stella Byll is Togolese by birth and a Nigerian by marriage. Her marriage is blessed with two amazing children, and an even more…