Posts Tagged ‘West Africa’

Concert Review: Lauryn Hill Delivers A Stunner in Accra, Ghana

The 2nd edition of BBnZ’s Afrobeats Big Weekend Festival which started in Accra, Ghana from December 12 – 14, 2014 with jammed packed performances by established and up-and-coming artistes from Ghana came to an astounding end with an electrifying and an awesomely performance by the multi Grammy award winning neo-soul singer – Lauryn Hill. The three-day music festival was held at the Independence Square i...

15 Dec 3:33 PM 4 Read More...

WATCH: Angelique Kidjo On West’s Coverage of Africa

On this weekend’s episode of Talk to Al Jazeera, Benin’s Grammy-winning singer Angelique Kidjo criticized the Western media’s depiction of Africa, particularly since the Ebola outbreak. “Do you think everybody in Africa has Ebola?” she asked presenter Barnaby Phillips. “That’s the image you give to people. “We didn't invent Ebola. It’s just a disease that exists there. Like, are we going ...

02 Dec 3:25 AM 0 Read More...

TechCamp West Africa Opens for Application. Apply Now!

Are you between between 25 - 35 years? Do you believe that your generation can be the catalyst for job creation? Have you made positive change in your neighborhood or community?  Are you ready to be part of a greater community? Do you reside in Benin, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, or Togo?  The GhanaThink Foundation and the U.S. Embassy Ghana want to hear from you. The GhanaThink ...

23 Jul 4:59 PM 0 Read More...

Ndani TV Presents: The New Africa – Watch Accra Teaser

Ndani TV - the purveyor of Pan African taste and the No. 1 online destination for premium African business, entertainment and travel content is out The New Africa an upcoming Travel Show on Ndani TV. Below is a teaser of what to expect from their trip to Ghana. The New Africa is presented by Folu Ogunkeye aka Folu Storms. Follow the adventures of Folu; a self-confessed city lover and travel-junkie as she ex...

14 Jul 7:00 PM 0 Read More...

Lagos to Host 1st Angel Fair West Africa

Africa’s technology startup ecosystem is still nascent and peculiarly opaque, making it hard for serious players on both sides to find each other, reports TechCabal. In view of the above, a 2-days Angel Fair West Africa is been organized in Lagos, Nigeria from March 30 - 31, 2014. About 100 investors and entrepreneurs from within and outside Africa will come together to “do deals” in Lagos during the inaugur...

04 Feb 12:58 PM 0 Read More...
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