Events

Africa women entrepreneurs honoured at AWIEF Awards 2018

The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum annual AWIEF Awards took place on 9th November honouring and celebrating the achievements of women entrepreneurs and innovators across the African continent. The 2018 AWIEF Awards showcase a diverse representation of finalist entrepreneurs from across the continent, including from Angola, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, …

Winners Announced for the Black British Business Awards 2018

The winners of the Black British Business Awards (BBBAwards) have been announced. This list recognizes the rising stars and senior leaders who represent the frontrunners of the UK’s vibrant business sector and includes top business leaders and entrepreneurs from top international brands and institutions such as Uber, Citi, Linklaters and Jomas Associates. The BBBAwards, launched …

#AWEIF Organizers Announce Finalists for its 2018 Awards

The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) has officially announced the finalists for AWIEF Awards 2018. The aim of the AWIEF Awards is to promote excellence in entrepreneurship and innovation amongst women-owned businesses in all sectors and across the 54 African countries. “Women-owned businesses are a vital part of our African economy,” commented Irene …

Events, Fashion

HVS Beauty & Oriki Pop-Up Event ‘Makeup, Music, & Moscato’ heads to Texas!

HVS BEAUTY and Oriki (natural skincare line), fashion brands owned by Nigerians in the diaspora, are headed to Texas for their signature ‘Makeup, Music & Moscato (MMM) event. MMM is a boutique concept event introducing the latest global beauty products to fashion and beauty lovers. The MMM event has built global anticipation visiting key global …

Video: Oprah Winfrey’s emotional first look at “Watching Oprah” Smithsonian exhibit

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture is opening a new exhibit this week called “Watching Oprah.” It’s a celebration of Oprah Winfrey’s legacy. Oprah’s best friend, Gayle King, previewed the exhibit with Oprah on Wednesday where the media mogul saw it for the first time. Watch the video below: