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Dear Diaspora

Jun 21, 2020

For today’s episode, tune in to hear from the founders of the new home to the most innovative, melanin-focused, independent brands of the African Diaspora. Yard and Parish features a collective of affordable luxury online providing access to items that champion a natural, conscious, and colorful lifestyle.

Co-founders...


Jun 14, 2020

Today's solo episode is dedicated to supporting the work of activists mobilizing for Black lives. Later in the episode, I also share my thoughts on Black Lives Matter and why this is our (African immigrants) fight, too.

Please support these incredible organizations:

George Floyd Memorial Fund:


May 31, 2020

For today’s episode, I had the pleasure of interviewing Shola Salako, Founder and CEO of BomaLink, a global business community and professional networking platform and service that connects members with African opportunities in Africa. 

 

Shola was born in the US and spent his formative years in Nigeria. After...


May 25, 2020

Thanks for tuning in to episode 37 of the show! I had the pleasure of chatting with Amaka Uchegbu.

Amaka was born in Enugu, Nigeria and grew up in Sheffield, England. After earning her bachelor’s degree at Yale, she landed her first full-time role at McKinsey & Company as a Business Analyst. While at McKinsey, Amaka...


May 17, 2020

Thanks for tuning in to episode 36 of the show! Asafu is the founder and CEO of Naya Labs, a cutting-edge software development company that leverages top developers across the African continent, to build web/mobile applications for startups in the US.

Outside of Naya Labs, he’s part of a team creating Built in Africa,...