This year’s Elsjam event titled ‘Elsjam Comeback Session’, took place at Doka inside Volkshotel in Amsterdam on Thursday 9 June, 2022. It is an event where you can enjoy music and see the showcase of talents of people from drummers, singers to saxophonists. The brain behind it is popular drummer Emmanuel Afriyie.
Fashion for Good is a platform for sustainable fashion innovation in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.The Fashion for Good Museum is an interactive fashion museum for the future of fashion, where the organisation tells the stories behind the clothes you wear and how your choices can have a positive impact on people and our planet.
The Amsterdam Treasure Room used to be the safe of the Nederlandsche Handel-Maatschapij (Dutch Trade Company). Wealthy Amsterdammers gave their most precious possessions for safekeeping here. This safe room is now part of the City of Amsterdam City Archives (Stadsarchief Amsterdam) in The Netherlands. It is located at De Bazel. The City of Amsterdam City…
In the weekend of week 12 of this year, travellers who flew to Ghana with airlines such as KLM and British and arrived at Kotoka International Airport, were taken to some of the expensive hotels in Accra to be mandatiroly quarantined.
A woman by the name of Shirley flew to Accra recently with KLM. She narrated in an audio what transpired upon arrival at Kotoka International Airport till when she was taken
There are buses set in at Kotoka airport to take travellers who arrived in Ghana, to a remote location for a 14-day quarantine. See the video below.
Nollywood Film Festival Germany (NFFG), is a viable platform designed for Nollywood (Nigerian/African) filmmakers to showcase their movies to Europeans and Nollywood fans in the Diaspora – (a confirmed educational tool of learning African culture by African children in the Diaspora). Its conception was in 2014. NEGA (Nollywood Europe Golden Awards) is designed to honour…
UK-based entrepreneur Ovi King is the founder of Hair Care Revolution, which is an Afro hair & beauty event. It was formed “because of the ongoing and urgent need for hair advice, access to great products and services that the community globally still needs,” Ovi King said in an interview with Phyllis Ntim.
I interviewed popular and versatile blogger Angela Onuoha at the first edition of Downtown CurlznFro event. It was held at the Westcord Fashion Hotel in Amsterdam on Sunday 6 October, 2019. She is of Dutch and Nigerian descents.
Investigative journalist Solomon Serwanjja, who is of Ugandan descent, won the 2019 BBC World News Komla Dumor award. He received the news when he was in Uganda. A three-month training at the BBC in London is part of the package in winning the prestigious award.
Prince Boateng is an artiste and music producer of Ghanaian descent based in Germany. He hails from a family with a music background. He is a self-taught music producer. His genres of music are diverse: Afrobeats, R&B, Afroswing, Afropop and even Hiphop.