“I wish you would tell us that we couldn’t accomplish something. I don’t care if you have more money than us, if you’re stronger, faster, or think you’re smarter. Unless we allow them to, they can’t outwork us. That’s where we even out the playing field” – Tobi Owolabi
IPU is a weekly Podcast that showcases emerging and established business owners, philanthropists, and influencers from the African diaspora.
Dr Irene Okoronkwo-Obika holds a Doctor of Nursing Practice she is a Family Nurse Practitioner, a Psychiatry Mental Health Nurse Practitioner a Certified Correctional Health Professional (Mental Health) and founder of the company Chisom The Champ LLC which was created to inspire and empower children worldwide to accept and love themselves.
Debrah Akinkuolie has a proven track record of providing immense publicity for entities and other like brands. Over the years, she has grown from a summer intern to a well seasoned public relations strategist with a specialty in crisis management and brand construction. 4 years of strategically connecting various brands with consumers and new markets....
Anie Akpe is the Founder and CEO of IBOM LLC and Innov8tiv Magazine. Akpe is also an avid advocate for diversity and inclusion within the technology(tech) space. Through Innov8tiv, she seeks to highlight the under-represented players in tech such as Blacks in tech, Africans in tech, women in tech and minorities in tech. In 2016,...
King Paul is a Nigerian, American actor that uploads comedic skits to social media. He began shooting skits on Vine back in 2013 and has been gaining fame ever since. A few of his vine videos went viral until the app was eventually taken down. He now uploads skits to Instagram, Twitter & sometimes youtube...
In this episode we sit down with Dider Ganza, co-founder and CEO of S.O. AFRIKA a group of artistic individuals, graphic designers, cinematographers, rappers and singers based across the world. It’s primary mission is to put African artists on the map by providing all the tools necessary for one to succeed in today’s industry. We...
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Hi I’m Judie a.k.a Jay Tessie, I’m a Sagittarius, which means I’m very stubborn and extremely creative. I’ve never been one to follow the norm and I try to steer away from traditions. I was born to Rwandan Parents who like any immigrant story moved to the United States in search of a better life and good education for their children. Watching their struggles inspired me to create a platform for Immigrants to share their story of their pursuit of happiness to make sure others don’t have to face the same obstacles.
Hi I’m Eric a.k.a Cado. I grew up around the world and by the age of 19 had visited more than 10 countries. I've always admired the work ethic across the different cultures I lived in and one thing specifically drew me in. Every culture and region had game changers, innovators and bold dreamers that impacted their societies. Their stories were fascinating and made me want to share them someday. Well, the opportunity arose to start a podcast and here I am sharing the stories of African immigrants and those in the African diaspora and loving every minute of it.
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When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray. Steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass.
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