Opal Tometi, activist, writer, strategist, and community organizer. Opal Tometi and Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors are a co-founder of #BlackLivesMatter. Opal Tometi was born 1984, in Phoenix, Arizona, in the US to Nigerian parents. Tometi grew up hearing Yoruba and Esan spoken at home – and says her first trip to Nigeria as a teenager, changed her life. Here’s Opal Tometi Biography and Profile.
Beverly Naya, born on 17 April 1989 and raised in London, England, Beverly received high acclaim for her work on stage, on television and in film. She also starred alongside iconic actress Omotola Ekeinde Jalade in the big budget film ‘Up Creek’. In 2013, Beverly Naya made her television series debut in Passport, a BET tv series shot entirely in Atlanta, Georgia. Who is Beverly Naya? Here’s the complete Beverly Naya Biography and Profile
Abubacarr Tambadou, Gambian Attorney General, was born 12 December 1972. Barrister & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of The Gambia and member of The Gambia Bar Association. Member of the Coalition of Human Rights Defenders, The Gambia, 2000 – 2003. Who is Abubacarr Tambadou? Here’s Ba Tambadou Biography and Profile.
Vincent Chukwuemeka Ike, born 28 April 1931, Anambra, Nigeria, was one of the foremost Nigerian writers. Vincent Chukwuemeka Ike died at the age of 88. He wrote From Toads for Supper, his first work published in 1965, The Naked Gods (1970), The Potter’s Wheel (1973), Sunset at Dawn (1976), Expo ’77 (1980), The Bottled Leopard (1985), Our Children Are Coming (1990) among others. Who is Vincent Chukwuemeka Ike? Read Vincent Chukwuemeka Ike Biography and Profile.
Banky W Solo Music Catalogue consists of an impressive discography spanning over a decade as one of Africa’s most relevant, successful and in-demand musicians. His debut disc ‘Undeniable: The EP’ was released in 2003, and saw him garner an impressive buzz as an independent musician, while winning various local talent competitions.
Emel Mathlouthi, Tunisian singer and songwriter, began writing guitar-based songs with political messages when she was a student in the mid-2000s. “I am those who are free and never fear,” Emel Mathlouthi sings, her voice ringing with certainty. “I am the secrets that will never die, I am the voice of those who would not give in, I am the meaning amid the chaos.”