Essence of Africa Capturing Audiences in Palm Beach County

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The Essence of Africa is taking Palm Beach County by storm, leaving its mark on the hearts of South Florida residents and visitors alike. If you have not heard about it by now from someone you know, then you probably will soon! Essence of Africa is a program of interactive activities showcasing the best of South and East Africa. From authentic jewelry, accessories, collectibles, safari adventure and tribe stories, to vibrant African dance and drumming, there is plenty leaving audiences … Read More

Migration Season Is Here, Time To Go To The Mara!

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The dust is just beginning to settle in the city of Nairobi after President Obama’s momentous visit to Kenya and the close of the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit. In the wild however, life continued as usual, but it is time to turn your focus there or you will miss the show; it is time for the great migration!   The Masai Mara is entering its most spectacular wildlife viewing season of the year. The wildebeest migration arrives on the vast Mara plains … Read More

Feedback from Kenyans On President Obama’s 2015 Visit and the Impact of the GES on Kenya Business

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The 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit held in Nairobi, Kenya concluded over the weekend. President Obama left Kenya after telling the world, “Kenya is leading the way and… is the largest economy in East Africa.” 3 days of networking, workshops and camaraderie amongst entrepreneurs, investors and leaders from all over the world, came to a successful culmination before the US President’s departure for Ethiopia. For the last week, social media has been abuzz with news, pictures and memes following President Obama’s return to Kenya to … Read More

President Obama Visits Kenya, What Does It Mean For Africa?

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President Obama Visits Kenya This Week for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit Prof. Andrew Lubin Shares An Open Letter to The President of the United States Dear Mr. President: As you prepare for your trip to Kenya and Ethiopia, it’s a good moment to ask if you want to leave an African legacy. It’s not as if you’ve ignored Africa; you took office in the midst of the worst economic collapse since 1929 while Iraq and Afghanistan simultaneously demanded your full … Read More

Face2Face Africa Hosts ‘Pan-African Weekend’ in NYC

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The FACE List Awards 2015 is set to be an entertaining, inspirational, and memorable celebration of Pan-African achievement taking place on Saturday, July 11 near Times Square, New York City. The awards are the main event of the Pan-African Weekend celebrations. Every year, Face2Face Africa selects and honors a distinct group of Pan-Africa’s most influential personalities in business, leadership, health, education, fashion, sports, media and non-profit sectors. In its fourth year, the FACE List Awards provide the unique opportunity for the business and … Read More

“Essence of Africa” Program Gains Momentum in South Florida

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Florida based companies, 4 Africa Now and Sanguinetti and Company, LLC have partnered to initiate and produce a unique “Essence of Africa” Program. “Essence of Africa” is an entertaining, engaging, educational and cultural program designed to bring an authentic African experience to residents and visitors in South Florida. Highlights of the program include a pop-up shop featuring authentic, top-quality African jewelry, fashion accessories and other handmade items, live African dance and drumming performances, African cuisine, video presentation of African safari … Read More

Collaborative Partnership Leads to $10,000 Water Grant for Kenya School

Sirua Aulo Academy is the top ranked primary school in Narok County, Kenya. The school and its surrounding community suffers from a lack of sufficient clean water to provide for basic needs of the children and residents of the area. This leads to a host of health and other problems that could otherwise be alleviated by a reliable supply of clean water. 4 Africa Now and Sanguinetti & Company recently presented the “Essence of Africa” program at Fountainview Retirement Facility in … Read More

Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge Gives Back To Local Community

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The benefits that Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge brings to the local community are immeasurable. Thousands of locals benefit from the SACOLA (Sabyinyo Community Lodge Association) and as such the lodge is very well known within the community and wider area. This month we decided to involve our local children as, despite knowing the lodge well, none of them have had an opportunity to visit the lodge and see how we operate. We held a careers inspiration day in the lodge for children … Read More

Obama Pledges Increased Trade with Africa

This week United States President, Barrack Obama addressed 500 youth in Washington D.C. at the Young African Leaders Initiative Network (YALI Network). According to Kenya’s The Standard, the President pledged to renegotiate the Africa Growth and Opportunities Act (AGOA) to increase trade between Africa and the US. Obama said, “We are strongly committed to ensuring AGOA is reopened when it expires in September 2015.” (Read more at: The Standard Digital News) I applaud the attention that the US President is giving trade with Africa. More … Read More

A Day In and Above the Maasai Mara Plains

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Absolutely. Incredible. Day… I just cannot believe how much there has been to see and do in the last 24 hours! So another early start as I was lucky enough to be heading back up the in balloon with Markham – leaving my tent was an interesting exercise after I found a buffalo chomping on some vegetation less than a meter from the window… I called Markham, but it turned out he was equally stranded, so it was down to … Read More

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