The Pancake Boy

We all are different people, in different places, living the same life with different faces at different stages in life, but we are all thesame…. Be inspired by the story of” The ‘Pancake boy’. A motivational story of Michael, a young child who rose up from his own adversities to the mountain top, simply because […]

Press Release on Fashion Panel hosted by the AFDB…

On the 20th of January 2015 a fashion panel will take place for the first time with Beate Wedekind as moderator and as topic „The new global African aesthetic“.  Never before has the African continent been so influential throughout the fashion industry. From the catwalk show of Burberry, Alexander Mcqueen and Yves St. Laurent, to […]

Movers & Shakers of Africa, Meet Mrs. Olajumoke Olufunmilola Adenowo

Industry: Architecture, Country of Citizenship: Nigeria,  Age: 46 Mrs. Olajumoke Olufunmilola Adenowo is an architect, businesswoman, and author. The Guardian (Nigeria) has described her as “the face of Architecture in Nigeria”. Adenowa studied Architecture from the age of 14 at the Obafemi Awolowo University, subsequently obtaining a distinction in her MSc degree. Adenowo created her […]

Akon ft. D’Banj -In FROSH Production

Another Nigerian-Atlanta conection by music superstars, D’Banj and Akon who recently announced that they are working on a massive collaboration. Both Artists took time off the set of the new video they are working on, to show-off  pictures on their Instagram pages. Throwing around words like Frosh and Feeling a Nigga, which is believed to be […]

Qatar National Bank (QNB) shows interest in Ecobank.

Qatar National Bank (QNB) , the Gulf’s largest bank, says it is buying a 12.5 percent stake in pan-African lender Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ECOBANK). A deal worth $226 Million! QNB has said it wants to become the largest bank in the Middle East and Africa by 2017 – it is currently second in terms of […]

Impressions from the FOAG event in Berlin.

Let me share with you some impressions I gathered at the Face of Africa Germany show in Berlin last 4th of April 2014. Put together in a nutshell for you.  The venue itself was really nice and spacious with a great big stage and catwalk. The lightning inside was quite dimm and gave the hall […]

Who will become the Face of Africa-Germany 2014?

In less than a week, the Face of Africa 2014 will be crowned in Berlin. This is not the event you want to miss! Are you still thinking about how to get a ticket? Click hereand buy a ticket for the show everyone in town will be talking about. For more Information visit: http://faceofafricagermany.com/news/4-april-final-show/

THINK

There is no continent more blessed with striking beauty and diversity than the African Motherland. And it was from this physical and genetic diversity that allowed Africans to parent the rest of humanity. Indigenous Africa is testimony to the full spectrum, of skin tones, hair textures, rich religious and cultural practices. However, all this diversity […]

Abschied von Mandela

Er war Afrikas Freiheitsheld und Südafrikas erster schwarzer Präsident. Für seinen Kampf gegen die Rassentrennung saß Nelson Mandela 27 Jahre lang im Gefängnis. Nun ist der 95-Jährige an den Folgen einer Lungenentzündung gestorben.  Der 95-Jährige sei am Donnerstag gestorben, sagte Südafrikas Präsident Jacob Zuma in Johannesburg in einer landesweit übertragenen Fernsehsendung. “Unsere Nation hat ihren […]