there is an old saying - "we all die with our stories inside us". with aKoma that should not apply to you
Amplify is one of aKoma's content initiatives that was developed to further the company's mission to "boldly astonish, delight and engage the world about Africa and its people, by relentlessly delivering stories that capture the essential vibe of the continent, showcasing amazing storytelling talent, and doing it better than anyone else."
founded by CNN alums Zain Verjee and Chidi Afulezi, aKoma has a simple and clear goal - to make Africa come alive. aKoma is a content and storytelling platform built with a fundamental question - who do we want African creators to be, and how do we help them thrive?
aKoma is not just a content platform, it is a context platform for Africa
press and stories on Amplify
(Standard Kenya) Zain Verjee's Journey from CNN to Queen of Creative Content
(Ventures Africa) The aKoma 25: Breeding New African Storytellers
(Huffington Post) How Zain Verjee is ensuring that “stories made@africa” are being heard
(Forbes) Amplify - First Paid Fellowship For Content Creators In Africa, Sees Inaugural Graduation In Nairobi
(aKoma) Amplifying The Creative Revolution in Africa