I wrote a piece for MiGREAT Africa on the Black Cantabs Society of Cambridge University and the importance of The Black Cantabs Project we are pioneering. “Walking through the 31 … Continue reading
Yesterday was a HUGE day for me full of celebration and poetry. Yesterday was National Poetry Day (08/10/2015) and to mark the day, the good people at Buzzfeed ran a … Continue reading
I had an amazing time on stage last night at Rich Mix. The talent showcased was phenomenal… really. From fellow poets Caleb Femi and Yomi ‘GReeds’ Sode, to singer-songwriter Savannah … Continue reading
I recently sat down with Kai Lutterodt of ‘Let’s Do Lunch’ to discuss life as a freelance journalist and how I go about networking and making contacts.
Abiola Balikis Bankole has done a great little feature for Black History Month on Afrokanist Magazine about the importance, creativity, and vibrance of traditionally black hairstyles. Have a read here.
Black History Month has arrived in the UK! It pleases me that the first day of BHM also happens to be Nigerian Independence Day… did someone say ‘post-racial society’? No? … Continue reading
So I’m about to go on tour to mark Black History Month! More details still to be ironed out and the main poster will be with you soon BUT I’m … Continue reading
The highlights from August’s All Black Everything conference at Goldsmiths have arrived in the form of this lil’ video. Yes, I feature in it quite a bit. Have a watch.