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The Angolan that wants his country to connect to the world

The purpose of LAFA is utilizing digital technologies for promoting serious and fruitful debates on politics and other issues. LAFA is an acronym for the Leading Africa Forum-Angola. The project was created in the mind of Pedro Domingos Paposseco Manuel from Angola. He was born in Cazenga, one of the seven municipalities in the city of Luanda, Pedro had the opportunity to study abroad and enlarge his perception of the world. Now, he uses social media to empower youth and promote discussions on developing his country.

Mel Mattos and the Cape Verdean “morabeza”

It is nothing new for Brazilian performers to adventure to African countries to share and acquire experiences and cultural exchanges. Mel...

The Colors of Moh Awudu

Mohammed Awudu, who is 33 years old, is considered the most famous resident of Nima, a neighborhood located in the Greater Accra Region, in...

Inno Sorsy, story teller

Inno Sorsy was born in a region between Ghana and Togo and she has traveled around the world telling stories. She moved to London,...

Genevieve Nnaji, the queen of Nollywood

This Friday, January 4th, the romantic comedy "Lionheart" debuted in the Netflix catalog around 100 countries. The premiere is a milestone for Nollywood, nickname...

Ale Santos and the rescue of Afro-Brazilian history

For many, social networking is regarded as leisure, where one can forget a little about the stresses of everyday. This is not how Ale...

Nthabiseng Legoete: “I am making a difference in people’s lives

Nthabiseng Legoete, a South African physician, has attracted the attention of international investors by creating a network of clinics providing quality medical services for...

Emicida and the musical connection between Brazil and Africa

In 2015, the rapper Emicida launched a project that would be a landmark in his career of a decade Sobre Crianças, Quadris, Pesadelos e Lições...

The artistic consciousness of Sandra Obiago

In 2016, Sandra Mbanefo Obiago founded the SMO Contemporary Art, an art consulting company. The inspiration was her passion for art. “My parents collected...