Ride Hailing Technology in Africa – A Welcomed Disruption?

In most major cities ride-hailing technology has become part of everyday life (I personally could not imagine mine without my Uber app!) In recent years the disruptive industry has launched in Africa with large players…

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The Fashionomics Series: ONCHEK.com

“Focusing on Made in Africa is so empowering because there is just so much opportunity.” Chekwas Okafor – Founder, ONCHEK.com _______ The African Luxury series continues this week with an interview with Chekwas Okafor Founder…

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An Interview with Okwu ID

Okwu Ndi Igbo na Ala Beke (Igbo Diaspora Media)   Okwu ID is an independent platform of young Africans, telling their own stories and documenting their culture. Earlier this month I joined Okwu ID for the filming of…

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The Changing Face of Fitness in Africa

The post-festive period usually starts with good intentions and resolutions, new gym memberships or diet plans (guilty!). In fact, around 12% of gym members sign up in January alone according to the Fitness Industry Association with similar…

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Dining With Jamii

Jamii is a discount card for black-owned businesses. The platform was founded by Khalia Ismain, to improve the visibility of the incredible businesses and entrepreneurial talent within our communities. Members of Jamii have the opportunity…

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