Africa’s Most Entrepreneurial Cities

in Innovation by Debo Folorunsho
How Capetown, Kigali, Lagos, Accra And Nairobi became Hubs for Entrepreneurs While startup cities are just emerging, there are smart and sophisticated steps being taken… Read more

African Conferences Must Evolve.

in Innovation by Adedana Ashebir
Take a look at this list of recent Africa-FOCUSED conferences. What do you notice? HBS 2014: Africa Accelerates: Equipping a Vibrant African Economy Columbia 2014: A… Read more

The Africa-America Institute Announces 30th Annual Awards…

in Features by AA Editor
NEW YORK – During the opening week of the United Nations General Assembly, The Africa-America Institute will host a spectacular 30th Annual Awards Gala on Monday,… Read more

“I Have a Solution to Peace on Earth”—Declares Man Hee Lee…

in Features by Alhassan Y. Babalwaiz
Washington DC— The iconic former Olympics Stadium at the heart of the sprawling South Korean Capital, Seoul, will this week play host to the “the Olympics of the… Read more


in Events by AA Editor
For the fifth year running, the annual gathering showcasing gospel artists and comedians returns to the LIU’s Kumble Theatre in Brooklyn, New York on Saturday, September… Read more

The US Edition of the Nigeria Centenary Awards takes place…

in Events by Michael Ikotun
August 21, 2014 – New York, NY – As Nigeria marks 100 years as a nation, Nigerians in the US will be celebrating this milestone with a 2-day line up of centenary events… Read more

How Rwanda is Breeding Tech Geeks

in Innovation by Michael Ikotun
KIGALI, Rwanda -- It is an awfully hot Friday. The nauseating dry haze has arrested the rolling hills of Gisozi, a suburban neighborhood of Rwanda's Capital City,… Read more

Ubuntu Education Fund partners with Experian

in Change Maker by Michael Ikotun
COSTA MESA, Calif. -- Experian a leading global information services company, has started a new partnership with Ubuntu Education Fund, a grassroots nonprofit… Read more

Dr Rick Warren Declares Rwanda a Model for PEACE Around the…

in Change Maker by Michael Ikotun
KIGALI, Rwanda -- Dr. Rick Warren, pastor of Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California and best-selling author of The Purpose Driven Life, on Sunday challenged a… Read more

Backdrop of US-Africa Leaders Summit: Anger Over Obama’s…

in Change Maker by Alhassan Y. Babalwaiz
The buzz created by the just-ended US-Africa summit was of epic proportion no less. But not everyone was entirely impressed with the content of the deliberation as well… Read more