Profile: Tekya “Abramz” Abraham

  Known for his smooth tongue, crazy dance moves, and outstanding beat box methods, Tekya “Abramz” Abraham is a Ugandan artist, motivational speaker, and activist. Leading the initiative through a group called BPU, or Break Dance Project Uganda, Tekya offers positive influence through his medium, promoting social change and responsibility. Born in Mengo of Kampala,…

Evans Wadongo

  Evans Wadongo is a Kenyan engineer and co-founder of Greenwize Energy and SDFA Kenya. In addition to being awarded one of CNN’s Top Ten Heroes of 2010, Wadongo is on a mission to bring light to his home country. Born in Kenya, Wadongo graduated from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology with a focus…

Profile: NoViolet Bulawayo

  NoViolet Bulawayo, or better known by her author name Elizabeth Zandile Tshele, is a Zimbabwean author famous for her works such as “We Need New Names,” “Hitting Budapest,” and “Snapshot”. Growing up in Zimbabwe, Bulawayo spent her primary years studying in Tsholotsho, her home town, but quickly left to pursue a higher education in…