S2E23 Chris Ntong founder of Aklave , a location based social app where Africans meet

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.

Aklave is where Africans who are looking to meet people like them can go to find dates, friends or connections. It’s also quite useful if you need to discover Afrocentric places and events happening near you. Visit to learn more
Instagram: chrisntong
Twitter: chrisntong
Facebook: Finey2000
Linkedin: cantong

S2E20 Tabby – Mental Health Awareness

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 ( has a mission of combating child abuse, sexual assault and domestic violence in Sub-Saharan Africa.


S2E17 Boye Asenuga : Co-Founder of CHICNICITY

Boye Asenuga is the Co-Founder of CHICNICITY and a Fashion/Apparel Development and Production Consultant, with over 15 years of experience in the fashion industry. Read More

S2E16 Dr Praise Matemavi – Multivisceral Transplant Surgery Fellow

Dr. Praise Matemavi is a multi visceral transplant surgery fellow at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Read More

S2E15 Little Kampala Restaurant Owner & Head Chef Paul Ofwono

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

S2E14: Goshen Carmel – Filmmaker

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

S2E13: Speaker, Huffington Post blogger, Managing Principle of Martine Kalaw Enterprises LLC

Martine is an speaker, author, Huffington Post blogger and Managing Principle of Martine Kalaw Enterprises, LLC that offers professional development, management and overall training consulting to start-ups, government and fortune 500 organizations.

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S2E12: Andrena Sawyer Founder and President of Perk Consulting.

Andrena Sawyer is the Founder and President of P.E.R.K. Consulting, an advisory firm for small to mid-sized nonprofits and businesses.

Originally from Freetown, Sierra Leone, she and her family moved to the United States when she was nine years old due to the Sierra Leonean civil war. She now credits her family’s move for her interest in human triumph and perseverance.

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S2E11: Rahama Wright – Social entrepreneur/ Founder & CEO of beauty brand Shea Yeleen

Rahama Wright is a social entrepreneur and the Founder and CEO of Shea Yeleen.
“Established in 2005, Shea Yeleen International, Inc. is a social enterprise dedicated to empowering women in West Africa and the United States through the production, sale and use of shea butter products. Read More