Yvonne Ruke Akpoveta honored as a role model at the 2015 Black Canadian Awards.

Yvonne Ruke Akpoveta is a multifaceted entrepreneur. She is also an Author, Speaker, Change Management Consultant and a Certified John Maxwell Leadership Coach.  She is originally from Nigerian and presently…

Interview with Lara Daniels, an African Romance-Suspense Writer.

“Start small, and then go big”…….Lara Daniels Olubunmi Akindebe, popularly known as Lara Daniels shares her challenges, successes, and goals, as a writer. What is your African Country of Origin…

Chimamanda Adichie on Time’s list of 100 Most Influential People

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was born in the city of Enugu in Nigeria. She moved to the United States at Age 19 , received a bachelor’s degree in Communications and political…

Nigerian-American teenager accepted into 8 Ivy-League schools.

Ekeh told CNN money “I am leaning toward Yale.” 17-year old Harold Ekeh’s extraordinary accomplishment has been a news buzz recently following his interview with CNN money.  He was accepted into…

Next Generation Awards by Inspire Africa

The NEGA AWARDS was established in 2012 by Inspire Africa ( IA)to celebrate African talent in music, acting, sports, and other fields of entertainment and creativity. The awards are presented…

IAMH2O advocates for water as a basic human right.

“You are the water you seek”….. I am H2O In a face-to-face interview with Juliana Fashanu, the founder of IAMH2O, Beyond Africa Magazine’s correspondent was able to get in-depth information…

Tanzanian Engineer develops an early disease detection device.

” My passion was always to come up with something that wouldn’t save my father, since he’d already passed away, but may save somebody else’s parent.” Asanterabi Malima is a Biomedical…

Timeless designs by Berny Martin

Berny Martin is the founder of Catou, a clothing design company and Midwest Fashion Week, a fashion production company. He was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti and lived in southern Africa…

Grants for African Entrepreneurs in Diaspora- ADM

The African Diaspora Marketplace (ADM) was launched in 2009 by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Western Union. Its primary purpose is “to encourage sustainable economic growth…

Dare to dream and be brave to Act- MLK Day

What dreams have you tucked away in your fantasies and buried in your self-defeat? The only thing standing between you and the realization of your dreams is you. We dream…