Burna Boy, Davido, DJ Cuppy, Alex Iwobi ranked among 2019 100 Most Influential Young Africans

15 young Nigerians including musicians Burna Boy, Davido, DJ Cuppy and footballer, Alex Iwobi have been named among the 2019 100 Most Influential Young Africans list by Africa Youth Awards. The list which annually recognises the works of young Africans who have impacted lives across the continent, features young people from 32 African countries. Other… Read More Burna Boy, Davido, DJ Cuppy, Alex Iwobi ranked among 2019 100 Most Influential Young Africans

Roberta Annan appointed United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Creative Economy  

Ghanaian serial entrepreneur and fashion investor, Roberta Annan has been designated by the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), the United Nation’s authoritative advocate for the global environment to receive a Goodwill Ambassadorial role as a United Nations Supporter for the Creative Economy in recognition of her fantastic leadership dedicated towards social and environmental causes.… Read More Roberta Annan appointed United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Creative Economy  

Twelve Ghanaians named among 2019 100 Most Influential People of African Descent Under 40

Twelve Ghanaians across different sectors have been named among a list of 100 Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD) under 40, a global 100 list that identifies high achievers of African descent worldwide, pairing those based across the Diaspora with their counterparts inside Africa. The MIPAD under 40 recognition comes as a global civil… Read More Twelve Ghanaians named among 2019 100 Most Influential People of African Descent Under 40

African Fashion Fund Welcomes Five New Board Members

With a mission, to provide the highest quality of opportunities and experiences to African designers, the African Fashion Fund (AFF) has announced names of five new board members who have joined the organisation to nurture more successful African designers in the global fashion industry and luxury market. Appointed in May 2019, the new board members… Read More African Fashion Fund Welcomes Five New Board Members

Roberta Annan to Launch €100 Million New Investment Fund for Africa at 2018 Paris Peace Forum in Partnership with UN ITC & EU

On November 12th 2018, the Ethical Fashion Initiative alongside African Fashion Fund and the European Commission (EC) will launch a ‘one hundred million euro fund’ (100million) the Impact Fund For Africa (IFFA) a new investment fund supporting African creatives working in the fashion and lifestyle industries. Launching in Paris during the Paris Peace Forum, an… Read More Roberta Annan to Launch €100 Million New Investment Fund for Africa at 2018 Paris Peace Forum in Partnership with UN ITC & EU