Month: October 2021

Sheffield’s Legacy of the Windrush Pioneers – Nyara School of Arts

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Danaë Wellington, founding Artistic Director of Nyara School of Arts discusses their upcoming film “Passing the Baton – The Legacy of the Windrush Pioneers.” The Sheffield made film will premiere on 1st November at Theatre Deli in Sheffield. This marks the latest in our Black History Month coverage.

Ibejii uplifts us with his new single, Happy Me

It’s Black History Month and British-Nigerian creative Ibejii speaks to Tchiyiwe Chihana about his Afro-soul music, Nigerian SARS protests, Covid19 and the impact of the Black Lives Matter movement in recent months. His new song, “Happy Me” is set to uplift all us. We get to know the man behind the song.

Diaspora opportunities in the pandemic: Amie Bangura’s relocation to Sierra Leone

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African diaspora communities are increasingly making a second home in their home countries or completely relocating to create or take advantage of opportunities. At the height of the pandemic, Amie Bangura, an established business practitioner across several European countries moved back to Sierra Leone to establish agriculture initiatives. She speaks to Tchiyiwe Chihana about her …

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