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African Diaspora: African Corner

african diaspora: Expand Photo Tofunmi Adebise My African Corner Who's involved in this project Chioma Ifeanyi-Okoro co-founder/CEO and Abdul-Aziz Garuba co-founder . What are your goals for this project Chioma Ifeanyi-Okoro My African Corner aims to transform word-of-mouth marketing among the African diaspora through an innovative digital media platform that brings African diaspora businesses, events, arts, culture and content to the limelight in cities across the world, starting in Toronto, according to NOW Magazine. On our blog, we tell positive stories, share business knowledge and showcase the beauty of the culture of people of African descent. See all of our profiles here. What is the biggest challenge you're facing Funding and hiring. We got into the Ideation program last summer and then into the Zone in the fall. Can you explain the mentorship process available to you through the Ryerson Social Ventures Zone SVZ Ryerson's Social Ventures Zone is an absolutely amazing resource. ( As reported in the news.