A Week In Color

Your Weekly Black News Letter Nigeria Is the Nigerian Government taking even more pointers from the American Government? The official twitter page of The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) tweets to expose Nigeria’s current Vice President; Oluyemi Osinbajo. On the 10th of Novemeber the official page of opposing party; PDP, tweets at the Nigerian Vice-President. Asking…

Tech Talk

What I have to share relates to a few topics that frequent my mental space. & Today We Are Discussing; Drive Line Studios Location: Maboneng, Johannesburg Size: 60,000 SF Design: 2014  Completion: November 2017 Structure: Asakheni Engineers Electrical: VBK Engineering Plumbing: Abbink Consulting Fire: Drofnets Engineering Civil: DG Consulting Engineers Drive Line studios is an…

Dr. Dora Nkem Akinyli

#ThrowBLACKThursdays She is the Fearless & Revoluntionary Reformer. Born in Makurdi, Nigeria. It’s said that Dora Akinyli Father -an Igbo Chief- noticed a “brightness” in his young daughter & the rest was history. She went on to earn her Ph.D in Entho-Pharmacology in 1985 from University of Nigeria, Nsukka. But this isn’t a run down…

You’re The Shit, So Feel That Shit

10 Ways To Troubleshoot Your Confidence   See A Therapist  This is always the easiest path of least resistance. Your confidence is directly proportional to your self-esteem. & a low self-esteem could be a sign of a plethora of other issues that could be easily addressed with the help of a THÉ-RAH-PIST. Preferably one you can…

Support the Artist

Preview Some Artists Who Burn for The Arts. SUPPORT THE ARTIST remember, WE TOLD YOU Sure, you’re main stream but we want you in the know. Meet Martin Kharumwa  The Ugandan creative visual artist. Martin Kharumwa has once described his work as “whimsically witty“. His work is mostly editorial; focusing on Fashion in Photography. Now…

A Week In Color

Your Weekly Black Newsletter  Kenya  President Uhuru Kenyatta arrived in China for the country’s first ever International Import-Export Expo. Held from November 5th – November 10th.  Among all the 100 countries & many corporations set to attend; Chinese President Xi Jinping also extended the invitation to President Uhuru Kenyetta.   The Expo is hoping to…

Tech Talk [Update]

So What Have We Got for You This Week? Well, There is a well-known adage that goes like this;  “Technology is when Knowledge is put into Practice.” On this week’s Tech Talk we are discussing how co-founders, Okey Madubuike and David Echieanu  put knowledge into practice through developing a First Responder app called Triggr. “Triggr” is newly…

Mary Beatrice Davidson Kenner

#ThrowBLACKThursdays  & She is the Most Productive Female Inventor from North Carolina If you’re not a “Tampon girl” thank her! Because Mary Kenner invented the Sanitary Belt; a precursor to the modern day Sanitary pads. Changing & improving the quality of the everyday woman’s menstruating cycle. However, due to overwhelming racism it took 30 YEARS…

DID THEY SEND YOU?

Wanna Know What Grinds My Gears? The fact that African languages aren’t an option in most technology translation boxes. Technology I pay for; should be capable of spelling Chukwuemeka without an annoying red underline or autocorrect trying to teach me how to spell a language it doesn’t even register. You cannot ignore a whole continent…