Welcome to the maiden edition of the AKADi Magazine. Akadi is inspired by the meaning for light in the Ghanaian language Ewe and this publication aims to shine a light on the transformative actions and inspiring experiences of Ghanaians on home soil and those in the Diaspora.
The Voyajah Foundation will launch its inaugural Homecoming Programme in Ghana, which will include panel discussions, networking events, historical group tours, pop-ups stores and live music performances by both local and established high profile international artists. The event is staged on Saturday 7th September 7, 2019 from 3:30PM – 4:30PM. For more information email: email@example.com Continue reading “September events – Year of Return 2019”
De-cluttering and downsizing to move home has to be one of the single-most stressful activities people experience in their lifetime. Not only is it a physical tax on the body, it can be an emotional exercise that can leave you drained.
Continue reading “Finding a good home for unwanted clutter”
African-inspired designs are set to dominate the international fashion scene next month with the return of the largest annual African fashion event in Europe.
Click this link to book tickets and also to access our 15% discount as one of Africa Fashion Week London’s (AFWL) media partners. Continue reading “AFWL 2019 to feature eco and sustainable fashion”
Vanessa Gounden is one of South Africa’s most successful mining magnates. She is also a fashion designer.
Click this link to book tickets to AFWL and also to access our 15% discount as one of AFWL’s media partners. Continue reading “Meet the AFWL 2019 designers – Vanessa Gounden”
The concert will feature gospel artists from Africa and the diaspora. The current headliner is Bebe Winans, the widely acclaimed American gospel and R&B singer and member of the noted Winans family. Continue reading “August events – Year of Return 2019”
Africa Fashion Week London (AFWL) 2019 returns from 9 August for two days. This event returns to Freemasons’ Hall London. AFWL 2019 has been running since 2011 and has showcased the work of around 900 designers/exhibitors and represented over 50 countries – 30 of them from the African continent.
Click this link to book tickets and also to access our 15% discount as one of AFWL’s media partners.
National Pan-Hellenic Council Republic Week Reunion
Tau Chi Chapter, an unincorporated association of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., will organise a series of events to take place in Accra, Ghana to be called The National Pan-Hellenic Council Republic Week Reunion from Jul 1, 2019 3:30PM – Sun, Jul 7, 2019 4:30PM. Continue reading “July events – Year of Return 2019”
Sports icon and former sprinter and bobsledder Akwasi Frimpong is pictured with his publicist Oral Ofori after bagging the Special Award at the 44th MTN SWAG Awards. Continue reading “Sports icon Akwasi Frimpong bags special MTN Award”
Africa Writes, the UK’s biggest celebration of contemporary African writing brought to you by the Royal African Society, returns to the British Library from Friday 5 July to Sunday 7 July 2019 featuring three headline events and a packed festival weekend. Bringing together over 60 of the most influential African writers and thought leaders, this 8th festival edition covers over 20 countries and explores a cross-section of themes and critical ideas about African literature today. Continue reading “Africa Writes 2019 – Cosmology, Masculinity, Fatherhood & Mental Health”