‘The energy in Lagos is off the charts’

For Stephanie Busari, moving back to Nigeria from London was a big bold bet predicated upon her passion for telling authentic African stories, and her role as CNN’s Supervising Producer for Africa. What led you to return home? The journey has been a very interesting one that has evolved considerably. I am entering my 10th […]

4 key trends emerge from Homecoming Revolution London 2016

Johannesburg – Four key trends have emerged from Homecoming Revolution’s latest event in London. Homecoming Revolution, the recruitment firm for global Africans, hosted an interactive careers and networking event at the Park Plaza Victoria on 4 & 5 March. The event, attended by approximately 400 people, equipped Africans living in the UK with everything they […]

‘There’s a sense of purpose & belonging’

Kenyan Sneha Shah is the Managing Director of Thomson Reuters Africa. She is responsible for the growth of the business through the development of regional hubs in East, West and Southern Africa as well as sales, support, solutions and customer service across the continent. She tells Homecoming Revolution why returning to the continent was one of […]

Thabo Mbeki throws weight behind Africa’s brain gain

Former president Thabo Mbeki has thrown his weight behind Africa’s brain gain, underlining its importance as a key step towards achieving the vision of an African renaissance. “Bringing Africa’s diaspora home is a critical part of achieving the vision of an African renaissance.  We are proud to be associated with Homecoming Revolution and share their […]

‘There are endless possibilities of how we can make an impact on Africa’

“With some of the world’s fastest growing economies, the continent offers Africans in the Diaspora tremendous opportunities,”says Amini Kajunju, President & CEO of the Africa-America Institute (AAI). The AAI was founded more than 60 years ago to strengthen Africa’s human capital by enabling bright and talented Africans to earn higher education degrees in the US. Kajunju says […]