Adama Amanda Ndiaye is the woman behind the Adama Paris fashion label

Adama Amanda Ndiaye is the woman behind the Adama Paris fashion label

Hat tip: Euromight Source: Adama Paris                                     Born in Kinshasa (ex Zaïre) in 1976 of Senegalese origin, Adama epitomizes the multicultural fashion designer of the new millenium. With parents belonging to the diplomatic corps, she grew up in …

Nubian Beauty Event and Photography Exhibition

Nubian Beauty Event and Photography Exhibition

Friday 25th January 6-9pm at Purely Natural, Stratford, E15 1EN An evening to explore and celebrate the beauty that is you-inside and out. On this special evening an amazing team of health and beauty experts will be on hand to show you how to achieve this seasons styles and answer your beauty questions. Images from Louise Sam’s …

Lola Akinmade Åkerström wins the IFWTWA 2012 Professional Journalism Scholarship Award

Lola Akinmade Åkerström wins the IFWTWA 2012 Professional Journalism Scholarship Award

Source: IFWTWA International Food, Wine and Travel Writers Association sponsors an annual writing contest for the best writer in the Professional Journalism category among the non-member community. The writing subjects must be travel, food or wine. Lola Akinmade Åkerström, of Stockholm, Sweden, won the IFWTWA 2012 Professional Journalism Scholarship Award for her story “Slow Food …

Black Inventors, Crafting Over 200 Years of Success

Black Inventors, Crafting Over 200 Years of Success

Excerpt from “Black Inventors, Crafting Over 200 Years of Success”,   Since the beginning of time, Black women have played a key part in the nurturing of ideas, and the use of inventions. In Ancient Egypt (Kamit), Black women, working with science through meditation and trance, and understanding the role of nature in the area …

Sisters Sharing Knowledge + Social + media + week + London: exploring the event recipe by ingredient

Sisters Sharing Knowledge + Social + media + week + London: exploring the event recipe by ingredient

Laura Bazile from England Here is the recipe I tasted a couple of weeks ago when I attended Social Media Week which is a global event, held in various big cities all around the world, at the same time. ~ Whisk together social and events The “social” side of the event is not the only …

Dr. Yvonne Thompson – Powerful Woman

Dr. Yvonne Thompson – Powerful Woman

Dr. Yvonne Thompson A dynamic, entrepreneurial business leader with a proven record for building high performing teams. Since starting her own PR company 27 years ago Ms Thompson has acquired and exceptional range of transferable skills that can compliment high performing companies and organisations. Originally from Guyana, South America, Ms Thompson has always shown an …

Mariam Osman Sherifay – Powerful Woman

Mariam Osman Sherifay – Powerful Woman

Mariam Osman Sherifay Sherifay was a member of the Swedish parliament between 2002–2003, as a replacement for the Council of State, Björn von Sydow. She was a member of the Housing commitee (Bostadsutskottet) and Committee on Foreign Affairs and the European Union Committee among several other appointments. In 2009 she was awarded the Swedish Martin …

Loreen – Powerful Woman

Loreen – Powerful Woman

Loreen Loreen’s performance in the Swedish selection to the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 was in several aspects dreamlike. Her vocals and stage performance had a celestial quality that made commentators use words like ”otherworldly” after her experiencing contribution ”Euphoria”. It came as no big surprise when she won the competition and made so with some …