Category: African Innovators

Belgium: Liberian Ambassador Praises Journalist for Fighting for other Journalists

Belgium: Liberian Ambassador Praises Journalist for Fighting for other Journalists

The Liberian Ambassador to Brussels, Belgium H.E Jarjar Kamara has lauded the efforts of Journalist and Founder/Executive Director of Africa Press International (API), Larry Bate Takang drawing the world’s attention to the plight of Journalists in the three Main Ebola affected countries; Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. On Friday 12 December 2014, Ambassador Jarjar Kamara […]

Cameroonian Movie Wins ‘Best African film of 2013’ at AMA Awards

Cameroonian Movie Wins ‘Best African film of 2013’ at AMA Awards

For the first time ever in an Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) or Africa’s Oscars, a Cameroonian movie has won the Special Jury Award in order words, the award for Africa Movie Academy Awards Best African film of 2013. The Movie is this discussion is called ‘Ninah’s Dowry’ written, produced and directed by Cameroonian born […]

African Holland Based Model & Fashion Designer Wows with Latest Designs

African Holland Based Model & Fashion Designer Wows with Latest Designs

Introducing Diana Tambe Blackpearl: Diana Tambe Blackpearl is a Holland Based Top model from Cameroon-Africa.  She is an up and coming young aspiring designer and also the CEO of Africa Fashion Week Holland (The Netherlands). Having had several successes as a Top model, the young and beautiful Cameroonian model has as well gone into fashion […]

Congolese Born Painter/Sculptor Preserving African Traditions through Art

Congolese Born Painter/Sculptor Preserving African Traditions through Art

Rhode Bath-Schéba MAKOUMBOU is a Congolese born female painter and sculptor resident in Belgium. Her works represent daily activities in Africa, especially women activities. She describes her work as a personal expression of one of the richness of her continent…Africa. The artist emphasizes on the social activities of African women. She uses a unique approach […]

Africans Making a Difference

Africans Making a Difference

Dikembe Mutombo A Congolese Angel? Dikembe Mutombo Mpolondo Mukamba Jean-Jacques Wamutombo (born June 25, 1966) is a retired Congolese American professional basketball player. Mutombo originally intended to become a doctor; thus attended Georgetown University on a USAID scho-larship but instead became a basketball player. His passion for health care did not stop. A well-known hum-anitarian, […]

2010…The Year Africans Wielded Power on The World Scene Financially

2010…The Year Africans Wielded Power on The World Scene Financially

Looking at this title, it is possible to immediately conclude that it is true that 2010 is the year when Africans are speaking loudest on the world scene because of the very successful hosting of the 2010 FIFA world Cup in South Africa. Yes the FIFA World Cup has giving Africa a bigger voice and […]

The South African Airplane Factory

The South African Airplane Factory

The Airplane Factory is a Johannesburg, South African based business focusing on the development and manufacture of high quality, high utility aircrafts. It was founded by Mike Blyth, a past aviation world champion who was later joined by James Pitman, a lawyer who recently left his legal career to help develop light sport aircraft. Their […]

Alexander Amosu… the young entrepreneur of Amosu Luxury Phones

Alexander Amosu… the young entrepreneur of Amosu Luxury Phones

Alexander Amosu, a young entrepreneur turned his interest in technology and the mobile phone industry into a commercial success story. He now heads a business at the forefront of mobile entertainment: Amosu luxury phones. This is the worlds only luxury customization company using diamonds and gold to create the ultimate experience. He generated £6.3 million […]

Africans Challenging the Ordinary…Breaking Stereotypes and Gunning for Higher Heights

Africans Challenging the Ordinary…Breaking Stereotypes and Gunning for Higher Heights

1) Kimberly Anyadike (more details in print version of African Celebrities Magazine) Then just 15-years old, Kimberly Anyadike of Los Angeles navigated a single-engine Cessna Aircraft alone through thunderstorms in Texas before landing her plane to cheering crowds at Compton Woodley Airport on July 11, 2009. That day, she set the record as the youngest […]

Dr. Mo Ibrahim: …Africa’s Most Influential Person

Dr. Mo Ibrahim: …Africa’s Most Influential Person

Of all the millionaires and billionaires in Africa and beyond, absolutely no one has been more bold, selfless, determined, passionate and practical in trying to help Africa by influencing what millions agree has been Africa’s No.1 stumbling block to development and progress…dictatorships and bad governments, like Dr. Mo Ibrahim. When talk has not helped, cries […]