Art is usually the perfect medium to get kids expressing their creative juices at an early age. Studies have show that kids that do art are better equipped at problem solving and thinking outside of the box Here is a list of African artists we discovered who are making great art pieces.
Oluseye Ogunlesi, Nigeria
Aboudia, Ivory Coast
Julie Mehretu, Ethiopia
Boris Nzebo, Cameroon
Gonçalo Mabunda, Mozambique
Billie Zangewa, South Africa
Vitshois Mwilambwe , Congo
Cheikh Ndiaye, Ivory Coast
Nana Nyan Acquah, Ghana
Brazil has the biggest black African diaspora outside of Africa. Now, when it comes to children’s media there is very little reflection of this fact. As we are based in Nigeria we didn’t really have any idea just how bad the situation was. That is until we were approached by several English speaking Brazilian fans of Bino & Fino asking if there was a Portuguese version of the show.
2015 was a really awesome year. We discovered some really great things that are helping to nurture young minds. After a lot of thinking we've compiled our favorite 5 posts of 2015.
Cultural dances play a huge role in African societies. These dance forms are used to teach moral values, social etiquette and to help people mature and celebrate members of the community while celebrating festivals and other occasions.
Here is a neat list of stores that do African themed greeting cards for you to check out.
Learn how to say hello in these African languages.