Nigerian Tech: Jumia e-Commerce App

In recent years, the Black Friday shopping extravaganza of the United States has reached across the Atlantic to entice African retailers and consumers. In Nigeria and South Africa, supermarket chain Shoprite experienced heavy store traffic, and even Coscharis Motors, an auto dealership in Lagos, offered Black Friday deals for prospective buyers. A driving force behind…

Thanksgiving: A Time for Family and Gratitude

Thanksgiving is one of our most meaningful holidays. The day is about gratitude and family. Many people travel home to spend time with family while others celebrate “Friendsgiving.” Thanksgiving is usually centered around food and for many, the day is also about football. In many African-American communities, Thanksgiving food goes beyond just the traditional turkey.…