November 16, 2018
I remember my first day in England. It was the first time I had worn a coat. A black, oversized, corduroy bomber jacket-styled coat my dad brought when he came to pick me and my t...
October 3, 2018
Moving out was always part of the plan once I graduated and began employment. However life has a way of surprising you and I found myself moving out of home during my undergraduate...
August 30, 2018
What was the catalyst moment that shifted you from 'I’m employed' to 'I want to be self-employed?'
I’ve always been about one thing and that’s designing the life that suits you, not...
August 15, 2018
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC or DR Congo) is Africa’s second largest country known for its vibrant miss-matched fashion, syncopating music and tantalising dance moves. Not...
July 18, 2018
As a (proud) Congolese person living in London, I'm often asked strange questions that make me laugh and sometimes want to scream! My favourite question & statement will always be...
July 6, 2018
Born in Paris. Lived in New York. Studied in London. Worked in Hong Kong. Graduated with two Masters aged 22.
Ba ndeko, bote!
My name is Bénédicte Kinkolo and today I am happy to sha...
July 12, 2017
After months of survey responses, a huge 148 of you proud Congolese individuals, took part in our survey, and we're happy to publish the results.
Above are the main headlining stat...
June 28, 2017
Raising awareness of mental health in the Congolese community.