SA Professor Who Helped Give The World First Image Of A Black Hole Just Bagged A “Science Oscar”

South African Professor, Roger Deane, of the University of Pretoria, was part of the team at EHT that gave the

Meet The Self-Taught 26-Year-Old Who Wants To End Nigeria’s Power Woes With Generators That Run On Water & Nothing Else

From Anambra, southeastern Nigeria, comes the story of a 26-year-old whose pain at the loss of a childhood friend inspired

Dining With The Visual Artist Who Wows Foodies & Art Lovers By Creating Images That Can Be Eaten

How do you interest people who are incapable of appreciating art? Simple. Tell them they could eat it. I bet

This Teen Won One Of The World’s Most Prestigious Awards For Daring To Fix The World With Reusable Sanitary Towels

At just 17 years of age, Ziyaan Virji is putting in work that belies his years. On paper, he is


An African Doctor Is Helping People Get Their Hearing Back With “3D-Printed Ears” That Actually Work

It was sometime in March this year when Professor Mashudu Tshifularo, a renowned South African ENT specialist, and his team

What If Schoolkids Could Light Up Their Homes At Night By Kicking A Ball Around During The Day? Actually, They Can!

There is a soccer ball that kids can play around with during the day and use to power their reading

Everyone Is Raving About The “Parliament of Ghosts” – Meet The Man Who Took History’s Relic From Tamale To Manchester

Ibrahim Mahama is building a parliament with recycled train seats and cabinets. These were salvaged from abandoned trains from back

Someone Just Took Home USD 600 K For Painting A “Compound Leaf” – And It All Began As Therapy!

Toyin Odutola used art to escape the identity crisis that plagued her childhood. And that was pretty much how she

850 Child Brides Freed For Starters – There Is A New Sheriff In Town And She’s Not Taking Orders From Anyone

Since becoming Chief of Malawi’s Dedza District, Theresa Kachindamoto has single-handedly annulled no less than 850 child marriages in her

How A Little-Known Food Chemist Became The First African Female CEO Of Volkswagen & Head Of Its Newest Project

Last year, Volkswagen unveiled its first automobile assembly plant in Rwanda and launched Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda. A little-known food

One Robotics Engineer & Another Who Blends Farming With Fashion – Africans Among Innovators Of The New World

Last year, Nigerian robotics engineer and tech entrepreneur, Silas Adekunle, wrapped up a deal with Apple which saw him become

The “FatBoy” Of African Animation Is Doing KSh 10 Mn A Month – Here’s How A Childish Hobby Birthed A Honcho

The animation industry in Africa and Kenya’s Michael Muthiga is stoking the flames having stuck to his hobby despite his