Christian Ntong is a software engineer, photographer and founder of Aklave. Aklave is a location based social app where Africans meet to share information and find meaningful relationships.
Oja Express is a marketplace for small grocers that sell cultural specific groceries and consumers shop for their cultural groceries in and easy and convenient manner.
In this Episode, we interiew Boyede Sobitan, co-founder of Oja Express. He walks us through the dream, challenges and what it took to make this a reality.
As a certified public accountant, entrepreneur and former professional
basketball player in Europe, Ebong Eka understands the importance of
team work, leadership and development not only on the court but within
companies. His experiences, both as a consultant and Soft Skills
communication trainer with some of the largest professional services
firms including PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte & Touche,
multinationals and organizations lend to his ability to offer a fresh
perspective in a commanding yet approachable manner that draws a
Ebong is a leadership, entrepreneur and small business expert who
regularly appears on MSNBC, Fox News, Fox Business Channel, NBC and
CNN. Ebong is also an accomplished TEDx Speaker, motivational speaker,
Bank of America Small Business Expert and Office Depot Blogger. Ebong
is also the author of the book, “Start Me Up! – The No-Business-Plan
Business Plan”, published by Career Press! (available on AMAZON)
May is Mental Health Awareness month. In this episode we invite our previous guest, Tabitha Kaguri, who is a practicing Therapist and a PhD candidate to talk about challenges faced by individuals dealing with mental illness and what those around them can do to help. Mental illness is not something that is talked about in the immigrant or diaspora communities but recently the trend is changing by young people taking up the mantle of addressing this and fighting to remove the stigma that has hindered people from seeking help.
Tabitha is founder and CEO of the Edja Foundation (edjafoundation.org)that has a mission of combating child abuse, sexual assault and domestic violence in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina, Kenneth was always around delicious food! His mother made sure that dinner was always cooked and we had meals packed for us to go to school. While food was always around, it wasn’t always the healthiest. Read More
One of the many things that unite us as human beings is our love for delicious food. In this episode, we take a candid look at what it took for Paul Ofwono to transfer that passion and dream into a reality. Read More
Goshen Carmel is a passionate Filmmaker/Photographer based in Denver, Colorado.
With a heartfelt story hailing from D.R.Congo, Goshen moved to Denver, Colorado in 2010 with his three siblings. Goshen had a dream to become a professional soccer player when he first moved to Denver, Colorado and becoming a visual storyteller never crossed his mind. Read More