Egypt to host six Heads of State and Africa’s leading CEOs at the Africa 2017 Forum

President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi will be hosting six African heads of state at the Africa 2017 Forum that will take place this week, starting today, in the picturesque beach resort of Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. The President of Guinea, current chair of the AU, will be joining the Forum as well as the Presidents …

French Caribbean Entrepreneurs Launch Afrocks.com, a Website to Easily Discover Natural Afro Hair Stylists in London

Natural Hair for black women is an important issue, with many still having to face judgements in the workplace and sometimes within the community about the act of “going natural”. To top it off, locating good quality afro hair beauty professionals can be a tedious and sometimes stressful process in London for many Black women …

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Ebony Magazine Reveals its Annual “Power 100” Cover, Featuring Dwayne Johnson

EBONY magazine unveils its annual December/January EBONY “Power 100” issue, featuring DWAYNE JOHNSON on the cover. In the accompanying exclusive interview, EBONY has an intimate conversation with Hollywood’s leading man, whose dedication to maintaining his authentic self, combined with his talent and boyish charm have helped make him one of the industry’s top-paid and most-revered …

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Redefining Girl Power: Girls Know How® Book Series for Tweens Provides Career Exploration Without Barriers

While women continue to make strides at the workplace, it’s not enough, according to Ellen Langas, who is a youth career education advocate and author of the Girls Know How® book series. “It’s critical that this generation of girls and boys grows up in an environment where gender parity is the norm, not the exception. …

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Nigeria’s Women’s Bobsled Team Become First African Team to Qualify for Winter Olympics

“Nigeria will be represented at the Winter Olympics for the first time ever after their women’s team qualified for the bobsled event at the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang. Driver Seun Adigun and brakemen Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga completed the fifth of their required five qualifying races on Wednesday, becoming the first African team, …