THE VOICE OF THE GHANAIAN DIASPORA

Conversations with GhanaMade: Dance Choreographer and Fitness Instructor Kwabena KB

We are really happy to be sharing stories with all of you, told by Ghanaians in the diaspora doing amazing things. This week, we are heading back to the UK, London in particular, to have a chat with Kwabena KB – a Dance choreographer and Fitness Instructor. I know Kwabena personally, and his energy and work ethic has always left a good impression! During this interview, you will find out the drive behind his brand(s) MOVEWITHKB & @afro_motion.

YaaW set to train 1,000 African women in Virtual STEM Accelerator

Yielding Accomplished African Women, a US-based African non-profit organisation, is poised to push the limits of their mission empowering and educating young African women for careers in STEM fields. Their accelerator would equip the students with the skills to attain internships and jobs at the likes of firms such as Bank of America, Ernst & Young, Google, Microsoft, Ecobank, and Stanbic Bank.

Conversations with GhanaMade: Content Creator Annette Abena

Firstly, by providing a platform for African founders to tell their stories and to reach a wider audience. There are some incredible innovations and businesses coming out of Ghana but with lack of visibility and access to opportunity they face great challenges. If through my content and platform I am able to improve visibility and access then I am making an impact.

Tables Have Turned: Faults of Western Capitalism, to Remedies of the Global South

American idealism has always been an illusion that’s blinded us, feeding into the notion that the West is truly the best, and has the greatest in all there is to offer. The United States current state has made a mockery of those ideals, leaving its credibility as a leader of the Free World shot in midst of it’s failing and ever so disappointing national administration, rigid healthcare system, and economic disparities.

Remembering Ebony One Year On

February 9th marks the first anniversary of the passing of Ebony Reigns, the tragic result of a road accident between Kumasi and Accra. The 20 year old Ghanaian artist completely changed the music industry back home! She radiated an unapologetic confidence that made many elder people clutch their pearls like, ‘We don’t do things like …

Happy New Year!

Founder’s note: Hello friends! This is Freddy, founder of this movement GhanaMade! 2017 has been a great year sharing the best of Ghana and Africa everyday on our brand pages. From nothing, we were able to grow this brand to over thousands across three platforms. We’ve seen some of our features go viral from Afrobeats …

Nana Akufo-Addo: Brings Promise, Instills Hope

It has been nearly nine months since the past general election which the descendent of “the Big Six” and son of a former President Edward Akufo-Addo has taken office – His Excellency, Nana Akufo-Addo. With almost a year spent of his term as President of Ghana, Mr. Akufo-Addo has begun to deliver on his promises …