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Steph Curry covers GQ and talks career, faith and activism: ‘When it comes to athletes, whoever has a microphone in front of their face, they ought to use it’
Sport

Steph Curry covers GQ and talks career, faith and activism: ‘When it comes to athletes, whoever has a microphone in front of their face, they ought to use it’

NBA STAR Steph Curry covers this month’s GQ and talks about everything from family, career to activism. He discusses, in depth, when he took issue with comments made about the president by the chief executive of his primary sponsor, Under Armour. In an interview with The Mercury News, a reporter asked Steph if he agreed … Continue reading

Poet King Thomas Moore, aged 10, makes history as youngest recipient of top award. Will use $15,000 cash prize to help children write and perform poetry
Black excellence

Poet King Thomas Moore, aged 10, makes history as youngest recipient of top award. Will use $15,000 cash prize to help children write and perform poetry

SCHOOLBOY POET King Thomas Moore has made history as the youngest recipient of the Knight Foundation’s Knight Arts Challenge Award in 2016. The 10-year-old will also receive a cash award up to $15,000, which will help King launch his dream of a Super Cool Poetry Open Mic Series for children ages twelve and under to … Continue reading

Nigerian model Mayowa Nicholas, 18, is the new face of Calvin Klein underwear
Fashion

Nigerian model Mayowa Nicholas, 18, is the new face of Calvin Klein underwear

NIGERIAN MODEL Mayowa Nicholas has been announced as the new face of Calvin Klein underwear. The 18-year-old started modelling in 2014 after winning the Elite Model Lookhas already worked for A-list international designers like Max Mara, Prada, Balmain among others. In 2016 she was the first Nigerian model to grace a Dolce & Gabbana campaign. Announcing … Continue reading

Meet the London-born whizz-kid, aged 8, who has set up his own robotics company to share his passion with other children
Black excellence

Meet the London-born whizz-kid, aged 8, who has set up his own robotics company to share his passion with other children

MEET EIGHT-YEAR-OLD Callum Daniel, the London-born whizz-kid who has set up his own robotics company to share his passion with other children. Callum will run classes through iCodeRobots teaching youngsters how to build and programme robots, something he has been learning to do since he was just four. “I developed a fascination with robots at … Continue reading

Ghanaian Mabel Suglo, 21, founded a company that employs disabled people to manufacture shoes from tyres and recycled materials
Business

Ghanaian Mabel Suglo, 21, founded a company that employs disabled people to manufacture shoes from tyres and recycled materials

MEET MABEL Suglo the 21-year-old social entrepreneur behind EcoShoes, a company that employs people with disabilities to manufacture shoes and accessories from discarded tyres and recycled materials. Mabel, from Kumasi in Ghana, founded the company in 2013 when she was just 19, and two years later has been named the 2015 second runner up of … Continue reading

Roland Gainer, 22, helps raise over $100k for family of Uber driver battling terminal cancer
Charity

Roland Gainer, 22, helps raise over $100k for family of Uber driver battling terminal cancer

MEET ROLAND Gainer, a 22-year-old from Michigan, who has raised over $100k after learning his Uber driver was battling terminal cancer. During a recent 12-minute drive, Roland learned his driver Ken Wayne Broskey was battling elevated stage 4 cancer, and that he had picked up the Uber job to try to pay off the house … Continue reading

Julius Ibrahim is the 22-year-old owner of Second Shot Coffee, which offers training, employment and a living wage to London’s homeless
Charity

Julius Ibrahim is the 22-year-old owner of Second Shot Coffee, which offers training, employment and a living wage to London’s homeless

MEET JULIUS Ibrahim, the 22-year-old owner of Second Shot Coffee, a social enterprise offering training and employment to London’s homeless. Second Shot Coffee, which offers three homeless people the opportunity at one time, is the realisation of a dream to create something that gives “the very best experience for customers, while doing something great for … Continue reading