Tuesday , 15 October 2019

Talents and Achievements

Nigerian Author, Tomi Adeyemi, Clinches Huge Movie Deal!!!!

Nigerian author, Tomi Adeyemi,  may have just scored one of the biggest deals ever!! She is the author of the famous and awardwinning novel, Children of Blood and Bone. The novel was a major hit as people across the world fell in love with it. Tomi Adeyemi is a novelist, creative writing coach and author. She wrote her first novel …

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SA’s Belinda Davis receives special UK Music Industry Award

  South-African born artiste Belinda Davis was recognized for her contribution to the music industry at the UK’s National Tribute Music Awards held in Droitwich last week. Davis rose to stardom riding on the music goddess Whitney Houston – she literally brings Whitney back to life. The Whitney-double will go on to perform sell out shows and even go on …

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Serena Williams made to wait for historic record slam

  Record- equaling 24th Grand Slam continues to elude Serena. Serena Williams lost to an inspired Simona Halep in straight sets in Wimbledon finals. Her loss means she has to wait to match Margret Court’s record of 24 Grand slam. 37-year-old Williams lost 6-2, 6-2 in just 52 minutes to Halep who clinched her second Grand Slam title. Many unforced errors …

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Two African American HS Boys achieve unprecedented success in Harvard debate competition

  Two American boys with African heritage make history inHarvard Harvard debate competition. The Atlanta area high school students led their debate team to clinch a second consecutive win at Harvard’s annual debate tournament. According to a report on the matter, such a feat has never been achieved in the history of the competition. Seniors Keith Harris of Westlake High …

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OUR JULY FASHIONISTA: MARSAI MARTIN

  Hollywood Star ✔️ Diva ✔️ Fashionista ✔️ Youngest Executive Producer in Hollywood ✔️✔️✔️ Fast rising star, Marsai Martin, has been in the spotlight for quite a while now. From her roles as the “schemy twin sister” in ABC’s Blackish  and “the sassy boss lady” in Little, this young diva is unstoppable!!! Her acting career is not the only thing …

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Tiger Woods receives Presidential Medal of Freedom

Last month Tiger Woods made what was probably the greatest comeback in golf history, not too long after that, he is receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom. President Donald Trump conferred the highest honor to be received by a civilian on Monday in front of Woods’ children, mother, girlfriend, and caddie, Joe LaCava, and the Rose Garden crowd. It’s an …

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The 7 richest black women 2019

Once upon a time, wealth was a thing of gender. However, these black women have shown the world that wealth has nothing to do with race or gender. They have made their mark in different sectors like business, entertainment, technology, fashion, etc. Here is a list of the 7 richest black women in 2019 as released by Forbes. Isabel Dos …

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Rashod Stanley starts fashion line in prison

Rashod Stanley is a native of Atlanta who has been behind bars since 2016 but is making waves for his fashion design skills. He is definitely making judicious use of all the free time he can get as he is honing his designing skills and gaining lots of publicity for his amazing designs. He launched his clothing line “The Trenches” …

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Ethiopian Prime Minister adds another peace prize to his cabinet

Abiy Ahmed, the Ethiopian Prime Minister, has received the 2019 Edition Laureate of the Felix Houphouet-Boigny Peace Prize. This he got because of his initiative at bridging a peaceful agreement between Eritrea and his country. Both countries have had some bad blood between them for a long time. The Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, pronounced him the winner of the …

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Waste into wealth, meet the Kenyan turning bones to jewelry

Disposing of waste can be a challenge in most cases this is why it is important to always find a way to recycle. A young man from Kenya, Jack Nyawanga, understood this at an early age and saw an opportunity that could make him the leading handcraft producer in his country. He lived in Kibera, Nairobi where people dumped most …

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