What Fidel Castro meant to Africans

“The United States will come talk to us when it has a black president and the world has a Latin American pope,”Fidel Castro supposedly...

New Ghanian President Nana vows to work for the people

This is the full text of President Nana Addo who was sworn in to serve as Ghana’s president, where he rallied his fellow patriots...

Gabriel Oguda: My Norwegian Sojourn and Finding a Home in Anthropology

Straight off the bat, studying Anthropology does not sound an exciting course to pursue at the University. For Gabriel Oguda, however, a man who...

Beaten, battered and bruised. A True story of faith and integrity

Bruises cover the side of her arm, sprinkles of blood stain her shirt and, tears fill her eyes. The newspaper article was not just...

For a young man once retweeted by Oprah, Jessie Karangu is...

As a young man with multiple identities growing up in Baltimore, Maryland, how does one find an identity that relates to cultural community and...

Why Africans traverse abroad

Embarking on a journey towards international migration has been quite a quotidian for Africans. In fact, African migrants comprise a substantial number in many...

How community led one man back home with a new mission...

There is an Ubuntu philosophy, “I am because you are”.  It is a phrase that not only connects us, strangers to neighbors to friends...

African women should embrace their own beautiful natural hair

They say that beauty is in the eyes of the beholder, but in these modern times, it has its norms. Look at supermodels. They...

A journey from Kenya to Virginia and being the first Kenyan-born...

By Mukurima Muriuki Born in Nairobi, raised in Kiambu and Gatundu, Kenya, Jacqueline Nyambura Kimotho-Gonzalez showed a passion for justice at a young age translating...

Around Nairobi in one night: Confessions of an Uber driver that...

BY CHARLES CHANCHORI "I have just dropped a young lady off at "The Hood" when the request comes through. An unwanted request because I wanted to...

These African countries boast of having the most beautiful women

African women are stunning in their own ways. You can find women in the streets of Africaevery now and then who will make your...

6 reasons African men make the best soul mates

What makes a good husband? Regardless of race or culture, I would say that there are probably similar characteristics across the board of what...

Beyond the normal: Are Kenyans (Africans) in Diaspora sacrificing career value...

By Ron Imanene Traditionally, Kenyans are a very work-for-pay oriented people. Some would call it entrepreneural but I would shy from that classification as we...

African Immigrants are letting Africa down.

African immigrants are people born in Africa who travel to other parts of the world to live temporarily or permanently. Thus, my focus is...

The different faces of patriotic Kenyans supporting Shujaa in Las Vegas

Kenya clinched the Las Vegas Challenge trophy after beating Samoa 21-14 in the final at the Sam Boyd Stadium. This was Kenya'ssecond diadem in...

You don’t have to be an entrepreneur and nothing wrong with...

Are you employed and having a hard time making that investment decision or wondering whether to put your money in a side business yet...