“Bring the Kolanut!” – Kolanut in African culture Apr16

“Bring the Kol...

After watching a Nollywood movie recently, and having a certain Afro-beat song on repeat! I noticed that every time there was some sort of good news, or celebration a man would always call for someone to “Bring the kolanut!” I know of peanuts, cashew nuts, Brazil nuts, chestnuts, coconuts,...

Food, Family, Fun, TV! – The African Cup of Nations Feb05

Food, Family, Fun, T...

It’s that time of year again. African Cup of Nations 2013! That time where the football sport sees a rise in dedicated fans. The Africa Cup of Nations is held every two years and has been on-going since 1968. Being Africa’s biggest regular sporting event makes it a big deal...

The Talking Drum: West Africa’s Mouthpeice Jan21

The Talking Drum: We...

The talking drum is a well is known part of West African culture. In ceremonial occasions the talking drums enhance the theatrical and vibrant atmosphere, enjoyed by all. Many of us in the west enjoy the authenticity of the African drums and take pride in claiming them as a part of our rich...

Post Award Show – GUBA 2012 Nov28

Post Award Show R...

Kini TunTun Presents : The GUBA Awards 2012   The winter months seem to be filled to the brim with events that celebrate , acknowledge and recognise successful artists, designers , business owners and many more. Kini TunTun was privileged enough to attend one of these awards and...

Black Cultural Archives and Gallery Nov18

Black Cultural Archi...

Black Cultural Archives and Gallery Who they are ? ‘Black Cultural Archives was founded in 1981 to collect, preserve and celebrate the contributions Black people have made to the culture, society and heritage of the UK. Our unique and growing archive collection offers insight into...

GUBA Awards 2012 – Business and Enterprise Nominees Nov09

GUBA Awards 2012 ...

GUBA 2012 ‘Business and Enterprise’ The Nominees    Efie ne fie”Home is Home” Product Lawrence Clifford Poku Amankwah Branch Health & Fitness Centre is the largest and most equipped gym in Ghana and was conceived by Lawrence Clifford Poku in June 2011. Branch...