HBCUs are life! They provide experiences for students that you can’t find anywhere else, allowing Black girls to work their magic in sectors not...

Rising Africa wishes to congratulate Edna Kiplagat and Geoffrey Kirui, Kenyan born runners who won the 2017 Boston Marathon held on Monday 17th April,...

THE MAN It is common knowledge that Africa needs a lot of skilled and expertly trained talent for its development. At the same time, Africa...

Hashi Kaar’s story is both uplifting and sad. A refugee from war-torn Somalia, he arrived in Australia as a 17-year-old boy without English, much...

Nigerian artist Arinze Stanley has been drawing for as long as he can remember. Remarkably, however, he has never had any training, an especially admirable...

Thirteen-year-old Ukoma Michael from Nigeria is one of the youngest and best upcoming tech entrepreneurs in the world. He invented a battery-operated fan that...

Kenyan Lucy Gichuhi is set to become the first person of African descent to be elected as senator in Australia following a successful vote...

Ghanaian born and London based fashion legend, Edward Enninful, has been confirmed as the newest Editor-in-chief of British Vogue. He is pegged to assume...

Today Rising Africa Hails the Coca Cola Awardee: Yaw Adu Gyamfi Poku. WHO HE IS Yaw is no stranger to quality. He grew up with a...

The anticipated launch of the GUBA 2017 Awards took place on Monday the 10th of April 2017 at the Ghana High Commission in Highgate,...

“Africa is missing in the digital space. Though numerous efforts have been made to bridge the gap between us and the rest of the...

One of the youngest Student Entrepreneurs in Ghana is Eric Vondee.  At age 22, Eric is the Founder and C.E.O of My Home Teacher,...

The Harvard Law Review's 131st president is also in some ways, a "first". ImeIme Umana, 24, the third-oldest of four daughters of Nigerian immigrants, was...

The fantastic four! Quadruplet brothers, 18, are ALL accepted into Harvard and Yale - as well as other Ivy League schools Quintuplets are already uncommon...

Recently Dzagbletey Faith Adabah Julius was selected as one of Coca-cola’s 60 young Ghanaian achievers in commemorating Ghana’s 60th independence anniversary. The Rising Africa...

Instead of using the internet just for entertainment, Caleb a past student of Mfantsipim Senior High school in Ghana unlike other 18 year olds...

A New Jersey teenager has to make a decision soon most high school seniors can only dream of -- deciding on which Ivy League...

Written By Madison Harrison Madison Harrison is a 10 year old photographer and owner of Photos With Madison, LLC. She is also the youngest journalist...

Social media is an important tool that businesses and professionals can't ignore for the benefit of their businesses. One of the ways business owners can...

With the announcement of possible cuts to arts funding under the Trump administration, Jeffrey Tribble with his team at the Musicianship decided that they...