Events

AfriBlocks Hosting Its Annual Freelancers Summit

AfriBlocks Hosting Its Annual Freelancers Summit

AfriBlocks will be hosting its 2nd annual Freelancers Summit on the 6th and 7th of May 2022 Running under the theme “Reimagining the Future of Work”, the summit brings together industry leaders from around the world in a bid to create healthy conversations around the...

Plans for an African Super League slated for September 2023

Plans for an African Super League slated for September 2023

Close to becoming reality, plans for an African Super League seem to be edging closer to materialization. Currently on track for September 2023, according to CAF President Patrice Motsepe, the CAF Super League, which would bring together the 24 best teams on the...

iDesign Art – Affordable Art Fair

iDesign Art – Affordable Art Fair

After a tough year navigating the coronavirus pandemic, the iDESIGN Art affordable art fair is back with the 7th edition. This event will take place at the Nimbus Art Centre from the 26th of March to the 11th of April, 2021, at a location that has grown to become the...

GLOBAL AFRICAN AWARDS VIRTUAL EDITION 2021

GLOBAL AFRICAN AWARDS VIRTUAL EDITION 2021

The Global African Awards (GAA) has announced dates for the virtual edition of this year's awards gala set for  24 March 2021. The annual event of the GAA, sponsored by Brand South Africa, will be streamed live across the globe on the Global African Awards' social...

International Afro Dance Festival 2020

International Afro Dance Festival 2020

The International Afro Dance Fest 2020 is an exciting online event celebrating contemporary African Dance through the youthful global leaders of the burgeoning Afrobeats dance scene. Hosted by The Africa Centre, in Southwark, London, this ambitious project will...

CheckoutAfrica : SOMA – Rudeboi Video Premiere

CheckoutAfrica : SOMA – Rudeboi Video Premiere

Known for his artistic presentation for his music and unique collaborations Shumba Maasai is an up and coming independent artist who is making waves in the creative scene. I have watched him perform live and he has always provided an experience whether  he performs...

AFRONATION 2020

AFRONATION 2020

AFRONATION is back in Portugal this summer and you do not want to miss it! I stick by the comment that I made last year when I said that AFRONATION is the festival of the summer! I had friends that went to AFRONATION in Portugal and Ghana last year and every single...

Riky Rick, 5 Minutes with the South African Rapper

Riky Rick, 5 Minutes with the South African Rapper

South African Rapper, Rikhado Makhado better know by his stage name Riky Rick graced CheckoutAfrica with an Instagram takeover. Here's what we learnt from the "Sidlukotini" rapper. Q: For those who may not know. Who is Riky Rick? A: Basically, I'm a rapper,...

Organic Life Plus Presents; The Lifestyle, Shop and Sip

Organic Life Plus Presents; The Lifestyle, Shop and Sip

You are specially invited to the Lifestyle Shop & Sip pop up event, brought to you by Organic Life Plus and three other world-class brands (Mos Natural Solutions, RODA Statement Leatherwares & ASSIAN Wears) joining forces on the 2nd & 3rd of November 2019...