Afrobloggers

Afrobloggers

Home of African Digital Storytellers

Our Activities

What we do

We Promote Storytellers

We amplify the voices of African digital storytellers helping them to reach and connect with a wider audience.

We Educate Storytellers

We impart storytelling knowledge and skills to grassroots storytellers through expert-curated webinars, workshops, and courses.

We Celebrate storytellers

We identify, recognise, and celebrate outstanding African digital storytellers through The annual Afrobloggers Awards.

Featured Articles

News, Trends, Opinion and Announcements

WinterABC2021: 22 Days Blogging Festival

The much-awaited Winterabc2021 is here! Join African Bloggers for this Year's 22 Days 22 Posts challenge. Read More "WinterABC2021: 22 Days Blogging Festival"

“Get a day job. You can still write” Elnathan John

Nigerian writer, lawyer, and famed satirist Elnathan John shares the struggles of being a freelance writer and how to navigate them Read More "“Get a day job. You can still write” Elnathan John"

9 Great African Podcasts you should know

Looking for a great African podcast to listen to? Start here where we share some of the most interesting shows on and about the continent. Read More "9 Great African Podcasts you should know"

Identity crisis: A story of gender discovery

This is the story of my identity crisis, and how I struggled to find the balance between this newfound knowledge of myself and how it fits into my life and work. Read More "Identity crisis: A story of gender discovery"

How to best explain blogging to your friends

To define blogging using a dictionary is to reduce it to “the activity of writing blogs” But blogging is one of those things that is fully expressed by what it does for different people. Read More "How to best explain blogging to your friends"

Coping in the time of the Pandemic: Monicah Wangari

I am trying to feel more fulfilled with the simple tasks, giving myself grace, being patient, and cheering myself on with every little accomplishment. Read More "Coping in the time of the Pandemic: Monicah Wangari"

Retaining Originality: The dilemma of the modern blogger

How do you retain authenticity and originality as a digital storyteller in a world that is tempting you to create for influence and money? Read More "Retaining Originality: The dilemma of the modern blogger"

African Bloggers

Interviews, Spotlight Stories

Valery Shaninga: A peep into my lifestyle.

Namibian blogger Valery Shaninga explains to Afrobloggers how she started blogging, and how niching down has helped her grow. Read More "Valery Shaninga: A peep into my lifestyle."

Rogers Wanambwa on the value of collaborations.

Rogers Wanambwa shares the vision he has for his blog, his creative process, and the value he derives from collaborating with other bloggers Read More "Rogers Wanambwa on the value of collaborations."

Mable Amuron, the bubbling blogger from Uganda

Meet the bubbly writer from Uganda Mable Amuron whose life mission is to cheer up people through her blog: the growing pains Read More "Mable Amuron, the bubbling blogger from Uganda"

Rachel Eyo: How to start a successful YouTube Channel

Rachel Eyo is a Nigerian award-winning booktuber. Read her advice on how to start a YouTube channel, and how to balance your time if you have a full-time job elsewhere. Read More "Rachel Eyo: How to start a successful YouTube Channel"

Getrude Gwenzi: Retaining privacy while sharing the personal

Getrude Gwenzi, a Zimbabwean social scientist shares about the value she derives from having a blog and how she retains her privacy while sharing personal experiences Read More "Getrude Gwenzi: Retaining privacy while sharing the personal"

Ceeces Travel: How to turn a blog into a brand.

This is my story on how I started Cecces travel as a blog and grew it into a travel and lifestyle brand that you see today! Read More "Ceeces Travel: How to turn a blog into a brand."

Blogger Spotlight: Yasmin Gedi

Somali Blogger Yasmin Gedi is the founder of We, Freelance, She also won the 2019 World Bank Blog4Dev competition. Read More "Blogger Spotlight: Yasmin Gedi"

Blogger Spotlight: A Kitchen In Uganda

Sophia started blogging in 2014. She has been featured on CNN African Voices, taught herself professional photography and published 3 recipe books. Read More "Blogger Spotlight: A Kitchen In Uganda"

Josephine Amoako: The definition of consistency

In this edition of the Blogger Spotlight we bring to the limelight Josephine Amoako whose blog Joseyphina’s World is the definition of consistency. Read More "Josephine Amoako: The definition of consistency"