Mar 18, Your World

Interview: Girls Trip Tours

Tell us a bit about Girls Trip Tours Girls Trip is a travel experience focused on female empowerment. We bring a group of women from around the world and across Africa to a specific African destination for the experience of lifetime. The idea is to explore Africa from a female perspective: connecting with homegrown influencers, […]

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Mar 18, Your World

The Business of ‘Buying Black’

#Supportblackowned #buyblack #blackbritishbusiness The cause for ‘buying black’ has once again gained momentum in recent years. I say once again as this is a cause that is nothing new. Advocates for supporting black-owned businesses and black entrepreneurs have been vocal since the civil rights movement.  In this new age of social media though, as consumers, […]

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Mar 18, Your Move

Interview: #WOKEWeekly

Tell us a bit about #WOKEWeekly So, we’re a forum which facilitates the debates and discussions based around and beyond the UK black community at university campuses as well as through various forms of media. Our conversations exist solely to enlighten and educate one another – providing nurturing environments and safe spaces where people can […]

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Mar 18, Your Culture

Never Be Afraid To Tell Your Story

My world? What is it like you ask? Well, I am a 25-year-old woman of the Kingdom Living with sickle cell and that isn’t easy, in fact, it’s tough, extremely hard, mentally exhausting and physically burdensome. It’s a massive rollercoaster of ups and downs, promising yourself that you won’t let it defeat you and being […]

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Mar 18, Your Move

Interview: Nation Clothing

Tell us a bit about your business Nation Clothing is all about celebrating culture and taking pride in heritage. My brand aims to link African and Caribbean nations to the United Kingdom through fashion and clothing. We are a streetwear brand, starting off small with just t-shirts but I envision it expanding into so much […]

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Mar 18, Your Move

Interview: MoMinerals Makeup

Tell us a bit about yourself. I am a passionate problem solver and a promoter of self confidence. I co founded MoMineral makeup brand, a natural makeup brand that cater for women of colour in 2014. Prior to the launch of MoMineral Makeup, I worked as a makeup artist. I also hold a BSc in […]

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Mar 18, Your Culture

Shining A Light On Our Untold Stories

“You cannot win an Emmy for roles that are simply not there.  So here’s to all the writers…  who have redefined what it means to be beautiful, to be sexy, to be a leading woman, to be black.” –  Viola Davis As an Actress and Filmmaker I would definitely say that this journey hasn’t been straightforward or an […]

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Mar 18, Your Move

Interview: Creative Christian

Tell us a bit about your business Creative Christian is an online store designed to express The Kingdom of God through digital typographics, stationery, and home & decor. Our aim is to encourage the body of Christ to function and flourish creatively in their God given gifts and talents. What inspired you to start? My […]

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Mar 18, Your World

Black Panther: The World is Changing

So if you’re reading this, you’ve most probably seen the highly commended, record breaking film that is ‘Black Panther’. It earned the best opening weekend at the box office ever for February with $192 million over 3 days. It’s also the 5th best opening ever for a 3-day and 4-day opening weekend, beating “Avengers: Age […]

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Mar 18, Your Move

Interview: Shear & Shine

Tell us a bit about your business Shear & Shine grooming is the UK’s first grooming company created especially for Black men, we are focused on the issues Black men face with their hair and skin and aim to have them looking and feeling their best! What inspired you to start?/Where did the idea come […]

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