The Schomburg Center in New York had a very interesting Black Comic Book Festival this year in January. You can watch the lively debates and panel sessions. I enjoyed many of them and they provide an insight to issues within the industry and what fans are looking for.
2015 was a really awesome year. We discovered some really great things that are helping to nurture young minds. After a lot of thinking we've compiled our favorite 5 posts of 2015.
Learn how to say hello in these African languages.
Finding activity books with black characters can sometimes be a challenge. We believe that it is important for kids to see themselves not only in their favourite shows but also in their coloring books as well.
Looking back now we had some amazing Nigerian children's books when growing up. Here are a couple we've selected along with some newer books that we love.
Colour Africa Proverbs a colouring book that beautifully depicts proverbs from different African countries. These proverbs are words of wisdom that teach kids about respect, compassion and teamwork.
The book contains 10 proverbs, each appearing in the original African language, with an English translation & a picture.
Colour Africa Proverbs is published by Colour Africa based in Cape Town, South Africa.
For more information you can contact them
You can also purchase the book from Dubaruba They deliver worldwide so check them out for stock availability.
Taking Care of and maintaining naturally curly and kinky hair can be a chore. To help you out we've put together a list of good products of some brands to help style, strengthen and keep your little ones hair looking luxurious and well nourished.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO) has designated 129 World Heritage Sites in Africa. Here are a few of some of the most famous ones that we feel kids should know about.