International Business Machines Corp. is ramping up its digital-skills training program to accommodate as many as 25 million Africans in the next five years, looking toward building a future workforce on the continent.
We're thrilled that Darkowaa, blogger extraordinaire and the brains behind "African Book Addict!", agreed to speak with us about her favorite authors, the literary scene in Accra, and her African book addiction!
Read the interview below, and check out her blog:...
This art installation and salon treats Black hair as a "site of knowledge" - a window to "study everything from fractals, patterns that repeat at varying scales in African hairstyles, to how cornrow braiding was an act of resistance among slaves."