Navigating Homelessness: The Need To Know List

Truly it can happen to anyone with a little bad luck, spent savings and an untimely illness: despite a privileged upbringing I became homeless...

The Dating Game

We have all heard the saying “don’t put all your eggs in one basket” and I believe this same phrase should be applied to...

What Will Your Legacy Be?

January 20th, 2017 was hard for many people (especially for people of color). We said goodbye to President Obama after his 8 year administration....

What’s Love Got To Do With It?

Who wants that perfect love story anyway?………………………… I think most people want to find love whether they want to admit it or not. We...

How Africa’s History is Changing Its Architectural Landscape

A decade or so ago, Africans who wanted to study architecture would pick and attend a school in Europe or in the US. Then,...

Unifying Africa: Kiswahili Now Official Language of East Africa

The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has approved plans to make Kiswahili its second official language. The EALA has also passed a resolution to...

Ghanaian Artist Gives Western Celebs African-Inspired Makeover

New York-based Ghanaian artist, Dennis Owusu-Ansah, has put a clever spin on African makeovers with a series of paintings that feature African-American celebrities in authentic...
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Africa’s First Solar-Powered Airport: E71

Africa’s first solar-powered airport was just unveiled in South Africa. The airport, called George airport, will harness forty one percent of its energy needs...
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Nigerian Students Build Robots: E73

A Nigerian non-profit organization works with children in public schools to offer them a rich learning experience in robotics, computer programming and STEM subjects.
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Renewable Energy Projects Powering African HouseHolds and Businesses: E96

Governments across Africa have been working with internal and external partners on energy projects; giving rise to renewable energy plants popping up al lover...