Tuesday, June 15, 2021

MBBA TALENTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

CHECK OUT 6 WOMEN MAKING WAVES IN THE AFRICAN ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

The African entertainment industry has been capturing the attention of the world, with its rich culture, authentic stories, and unique music, being made by outstanding women in the industry. Here is the list of six women, who are making waves...

#MBBA WONDER WOMAN WEDNESDAY: NAMWALI SERPELL, THE AWARD WINNING ZAMBIAN AUTHOR.

ACCOLADES Namwali Serpell was born in 1980 in Lusaka, Zambia. Her British-Zambian father is a professor of psychology at the University of Zambia, and her mother is an economist. When she was nine, her family moved to Baltimore, Maryland, in the United...

#MBBA WONDER WOMAN WEDNESDAY: NOVIOLET BULAWAYO; A ZIMBABWEAN AUTHOR.

NoViolet Bulawayo, a Zimbabwean author, and Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, is our MBBA Wonder Woman Wednesday. ACCOLADES NoViolet Bulawayo's real name is Elisabeth Tshele, the first African woman writer to be shortlisted for the prestigious ManBooker Prize. Bulawayo was born and raised in Zimbabwe...

MBBA #MANCRUSHMONDAY: LEBRON ‘KING’ JAMES

ACCOLADES Lakers super star and 2020 Time magazine Athlete of the year is our Man Crush Monday! James was born on December 30, 1984 in Akron, Ohio to Gloria Marie James, who was 16 at the time of his birth. His father, Anthony...

A Black Teen Launches Plant-Based Vaginal Self-Care Products For Teen Girls

Essynce Moore is an 18-year old entrepreneur who is redefining the way girls and young women interact with and understand self-care. After recognizing an opening in the market for a vegan, chemical-free yoni care line exclusively for this demographic,...

SPORTS PERSONALITIES OF THE YEAR: 10 BLACK ATHLETES THAT DESERVE SPECIAL ACCOLADES!

The year 2020 is a year the world will never forget in a hurry. 2020 is a year most people of the world would regard as a horrible year for a good reason; the Covid-19 pandemic and the different...

MBBA #WonderWomanWednesday; Zoe Saldana

From “Avatar” to “Guardians Of The Galaxy”, Dancer turned actress; Zoe Saldana has remained a screen goddess and she is our Woman Crush and Wonder Woman for this week.   Zoe Saldana Ancestry Saldana was born June 19, 1978, in Passaic, New...

MBBA #ManCrushMonday: Davido David Adeleke

Until recently, the Nigerian superstar added freedom fighter to one of his many titles; addressing and protesting against police brutality in Nigeria. David Adeleke, Davido; is our Man Crush for this week. David Adedeji Adeleke better professionally as Davido, is...

MBBA #WonderWomanWednesday: Viola Davis

Viola Davis is the first African American to achieve the "Triple Crown of Acting". Having won an Academy Award, an Emmy Award, and two Tony Awards, Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world...

MBBA WonderWoman Wednesday: Teniola Teni De Entertainer Apata

Known as the “one take God” and “Oba Orin”(king of music”, melodious voiced Teniola Apata, Stage name; Teni; Teni De Entertainer is our Wonder Woman for this week. She is an embodiment of talent and confidence. 27 year Teniola Apata,...

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