IKEA x Swedish House Mafia collab is on fire

IKEA is planning to launch a design collaboration with artists Swedish House Mafia where they have explored music and creativity at home to make everyday life easier for those who produce, perform, play or just love music. The collection, which is called OBEGRÄNSAD, will be available come fall and will include a table for music […]

A cookbook without food?

Swedish organization KRAV has launched a cookbook together with leading Swedish chefs and food creators, and here’s the catch: – the cookbook is completely without food. The launching of the cookbook “Inga bin. Ingen mat” (No bees. No food) is an initiative to shed light on the fact that we can thank bees and other […]

Swedish artist Jamkid back with new music

The star from Swedish suburb Rågsved, known for delivering music with influences from Gambia mixed with swag from the Swedish urban culture, is now back with new music. The song Hello is the first of several that the artist plans to release in the future. – Hello is really a real summer song. It spreads […]

Right-wing extremists focuses more on media and online activism

The number of activities motivated by racial ideology is decreasing in Sweden for the third year in a row. At the same time, right-wing extremist media production is increasing and young people are choosing to apply to online communities. With 2022 being an election year in Sweden, this increases the risk of misinformation being spread […]

Smart communication

Do you have a smartwatch that detects how well you slept or if your heart rate is elevated? Are you interested in learning how your body works so that you can prevent future health crises, or would you like to be able to do things with your mind? In the near future, this technology will […]

Patriarchy: The thorn in the side of African women

Did you know that the Merriam-Webster dictionary defines Patriarchy as the social organization marked by the supremacy of the father in the clan or family, the legal dependence of wives and children, and the reckoning of descent and inheritance in the male line. To put it mildly, men controlling an unreasonably large chunk of power […]

Celebrating Mothers Day as a black African transgender woman

Resilience. Humanity. Unconditional love. That is what comes to mind when I think of Mothers day as a black African transgender woman. The celebration of a life giving force. As a child in a typical African traditional set-up, we were literally raised by the village; nurturing of children was a collective community effort. All the […]

Burna Boy – First African music artist to sell out the MSG

If you are familiar with the Nigerian music terrain, then you have probably heard the name, Burna Boy. But if not, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy is a Nigerian music act who rose to stardom sometime between 2012 and 2013 after releasing the album L.I.F.E. Now, Burna Boy isn’t your average musical […]

An unexpected life

Sarah Ezekiel has been making money as an artist since 2012. In the same year, she received questions on social media about buying her art. Between 2000 and 2012, she hadn’t painted at all, so it was a flying start for her. Sarah’s sense of form, colour and composition is evident to the viewer. Flowers, […]

Ukraine war set to worsen severe hunger worldwide

Conflict, extreme weather and economic shocks increased the number of people facing a severe lack of food by a fifth to 193 million last year and the Ukraine war means the outlook will worsen without urgent action, a U.N. agency said on Tuesday. The Global Network Against Food Crises, set up by the United Nations […]