Category: Opinion

Can African Women have it all?

Can African Women have it all?

Gender issues continue to dominate public discourse worldwide. Many advocates have called for women to have it all. Many women have over the years worked hard to have it all. What has been the result? Have many African women especially in their 30s been able to have it all? What I mean by having it […]

Should We Forgive Those Who Hurt Us?

Should We Forgive Those Who Hurt Us?

The question of whether we should forgive those who hurt us has been asked since the beginning of time. The answer to this question hasn’t been straight forward as well since then. But what is forgiveness in the first place? Generally, forgiveness is a decision to let go of resentment and thoughts of revenge. It […]

Poll: Is Nigeria getting too over populated for its economy and size?

Poll: Is Nigeria getting too over populated for its economy and size?

Nigeria will reach a population of 170 million people by the end of 2013 according to the Nigerian National Population Council (NPC). The declaration was made last Thursday, 21 February 2013 in Nigeria’s Capital of Abuja during an NPC Press conference. Many Nigerians contacted by African Celebrities Magazine (ACM) believe that their country has already […]

HOW THE MUSIC INDUSTRY WORKS IN CAMEROON

HOW THE MUSIC INDUSTRY WORKS IN CAMEROON

The music industry in Cameroon is quite an exciting one. Cameroonians love to dance, sing and have fun basically every day….it doesn’t matter whether it’s a Monday or the weekend. Most often, when Cameroonians have fun, it is accompanied by great music. The main brands of Cameroonian music listened to or danced to, are Mokossa, […]

We’re still here…the world hasn’t ended

We’re still here…the world hasn’t ended

After so much anxiety, fears, uncertainty and doubts in relation to the supposed end of the world today 21 December 2012, atlast we are still here. The so-called Mayan apocalypse which predicted that on this day, the Earth would be destroyed by an asteroid, Nibiru, or some other interplanetary object; an alien invasion; or a […]

Africans Mistaken about which Female First “Ruled as President” in Africa

Africans Mistaken about which Female First “Ruled as President” in Africa

By Larry Bate Takang (Editor-in-Chief) editor@african-celebrities.com If the title of this article had been “Who is the very first female president to have ruled in Africa?” many readers might have glanced and waved it aside as ‘repeating what many people already know’. By this I mean that many would say…of course it is the president […]

Africa Gets More Attractive for Business Investors

Africa Gets More Attractive for Business Investors

Africa is becoming increasingly attractive to international investors. This was the conclusion of a recent survey about business across the continent carried out by Ernst & Young. This was the majority of opinion from about 500 worldwide companies spoken to during the survey. Although Africa’s attractiveness as a place to invest is growing, it is […]

Africa’s Most Influential Human

Africa’s Most Influential Human

Nelson Mandela has been the greatest symbol of freedom to not only the African people, but to the rest of the world. It will be more fitting to say that Mandela has become the conscience of the world. The word ‘role model’ has been loosely used to describe many on screen Hollywood actors and world […]

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 […]