The Nobel Peace Prize 2018 was rewarded to Doctor Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad.
Doctor Mukwege was rewarded for his fight against sexual violence. He has worked relentlessly with helping thousands of victims affected by rape and sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo. “Nobel Peace Prize 2018”
If you have ever braided your hair using addition hair to your own to achieve a hairstyle then you might not be unfamiliar with synthetic braids. Synthetic braids come in different textures, colors, lengths, and quality. They can be used to create a variety of hairstyles and can be used on any hair type. (read more about hair types here ) “The difference between the 5 most commonly used synthetic braids”
One of Nigeria’s largest artists, Wizkid, was set to perform at Way Out West in Gothenburg on 11th August. Speculations regarding whether he would perform at Way Out West in August arose when a comment was placed on Way Out West facebook page questioning them why they have not notified the public that artist will not be performing in Gothenburg. “Wizkid cancelled Way Out West”
For many people, animation was a large part of their childhood and for others, it continued being part of their adulthood. Animation isn´t solely for children’s consumption there is animation work that specifically targets different age groups. According to statistics from Statista the worldwide value of the Animation Industry is valued to 259 billion USD as of 2018 with countries such as the United States, Japan, France, China, Korea, Germany, and Canada at the forefront.
With the animation industry being such a large market, contributing factors to the rapid growth is correlated with the advancement of technology. But who are the people that create the magic when putting an animation story together? “Discovering a passion for Animation”
If you grew up during the beginning of 2000 then perhaps you remember MTV Cribs. It was a program on MTV that featured tours of mansions and houses of different American celebrities. Some popular African artists, as of now Nigerian artists, such a Timaya, Mr P, Praiz & Reminisce have so far participated in the African version of MTV Cribs produced by MTV Base Africa. “African Celeb living”
Want something to watch during rainy days during the summer or any other day when you would rather stay in opposed to being outside. Here are some suggestions on a couple of short African web-series, some old others new. “Free African web series to watch during summer”
Finding a business that provides hosting services for websites can be a struggle especially when reviews online can be rather misleading. Finding serious companies within the web hotel and domain services is a gambling change and having some basic knowledge on the sourced product combined with doing an analysis of the website providing the service might help prevent potential headache. But there are instances in which pre-emptive work might not prevent unfortunate situations from occurring. “How Miss Hosting nearly ended Skandik Afrik Website”
Joe Jackson the father of Michael Jackson has reportable died at the age of 89. Reports have been rumouring for the past few days that his health condition was getting worse due to terminal cancer. It seems like he lost that battle today, 28th June 2018. “Joe Jackson dead: Michael Jacksons fathers dies at the age of 89”
Seinabo Sey a Gambian/Swedish recording artist and songwriter released a preview to the music video of her single- Breath some weeks ago. In the preview, we see melanated women and girls wearing dresses with vibrant colors taking a stroll along a path surrounded by nature. “Seinabo Sey – Breath”
Back when I lived in New York, I worked in publishing. I was and continue to be amazed by the wealth of books our community the world over produces and in this light, have decided to share some of the books that cross my desk with you… “A Modern Pan African Syllabus”