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5 must-read books that were made into must-see movies

As we eagerly await the release of the critically acclaimed film of the novel The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas we thought it only right to give you our favourite books that were made into hit films.   The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Published in 2017, this young adult...

Write To A Rebel: Nana Yaa Asantewaa

If you could write to any woman, dead or alive, who would it be? I was recently asked this question and I had to take a moment to think. This morning Penguin Random House released a beautiful set of postcards celebrating the achievements of fifty extraordinary women through history. This...

Finally, Shuri From Wakanda Gets Her Own Comic Book Series Authored By Nnedi Okorafor

The Black Panther season is far from being over, each character in the movie tells a unique story that resonant perfectly with Africa, from the ancient world to the present day. Shuri played by Letitia Wright elevated the technological settings of the entire movie, her ability to develop different gadgets...

Duke & Duchess of Sussex Had An Awesome Moment At Nelson Mandela Centenary Exhibition In London

The life and legacy of former South African leader, Nelson Mandela continues to be celebrated not only in Africa but in several parts of the world for his selfless dedication that led to the fight against the apartheid system. Newly-wedded royal couple Meghan Markle (Duchess of Sussex) and Prince Harry (Duke...

Chika Ike Debuts ‘Boss Up’ Book About Her Personal Challenges & Successes In Life

When it comes to acting, African actors have immensely contributed their skills to the industry in diverse ways, and, have gotten global recognition for that. However, publishing written memoirs are gradually being introduced by African celebrities and the trend is picking up. The Nollywood actress launched her self-inspired book...

Here’s What Happened At The Launch Of The Kach It Project Mini-Series 

Pop Up Africa and The Kach Me If You Can Showroom kicked off its first pop up shop mini-series on Monday, May 281, 2018 at East London's iconic Spitalfields market. The one-day shopping experience featured and brought together ready to wear clothing, accessories, footwear and interior designs mainly Africans. With participating brands...

Meeting Your Power: DJ Zinhle’s Inspirational Book For Women Arrives This June

Standing together and helping each through every means possible seem to be the main focus for most women this year, and we're glad to see this moment finally arrived. Finding positivity in all things women can actually move the world forward quickly. Come to think of it, is there...

A Step Closer To ‘Becoming’ As Michelle Obama Reveals Further Details About Book

The Obamas (Michelle and Barack) are the busiest political powerhouses at the moment taking on different tasks aside their known field. Just this week the adorable and inspirational couple penned production contract with Netflix to be making different movies for the streaming company. If you missed, read it here: Barack Obama...

Insert Complicated Title Here: Virgil Abloh’s Harvard Lecture To Be Released As A Book

American-based Ghanaian fashion designer, Virgil Abloh is the man of the moment, making Africa proud with his exploit in the fashion world. Not long ago, he was appointed the creative director of Louis Vuitton's menswear department. His lecture delivered in October 2017 at Harvard's Graduate School of Design get to be...

Michelle Obama Just Made Everyone Happy With Photos From Her Yet-To-Released ‘Becoming’ Mémoire

While we were patiently waiting for November to arrive for us to have the first feel of Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' Mémoire, the book which is a written document of the life of the Former First Lady of United States of America, became the talk of the world after she made...