Monthly Archives: May 2013


5 Images For the Naive African!

AfricaFistZmAfricans live in a continent owned by Europeans. 60 years after the fictitious independence declarations, Africa is still controlled by European expatriates, oil companies, military forces, Banks, etc.

Some Africans think that is good for Africa. They are the rich read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

How My Family Became Christian During Colonial Time

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

Following Rwanda, Senegal to Replace French by English to Develop the Country Faster

French-CocoricoFrench is Dead. If it’s the only language you speak, you’d have access to less than 4% of humanity knowledge and ideas. That’s very limiting.

For France, French language is a matter of international prestige, but Africans don’t have anymore the luxury of satisfying the salon caprice of grandeur of France by sticking to a dying language!

In United States more than 300,000 new book titles and editions are published read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

Entrepreneurship is NOT about Innovation, But Commercialization

Future-of-Colleges-and-Universities-542Entrepreneurs role in society is Not Innovation, but taking promising innovation to market.

Great entrepreneurs start their business venture with phrases like “I want to bring this innovation to market”,  or “I’m looking for innovation that could solve this pain/problem”.

Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the founders of Google, didn’t read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

From a Carpentry Workshop To a 5-Billion Animation Studio

Lego-LogoLast year, LEGO has released a short animated film to celebrate its 80th birthday. The 17-minute video describes the life and struggles of founder Ole Kirk Christiansen (who created the company in 1932) and his son Godtfred (LEGO’s second owner).

The company started as carpentry workshop that mostly construct houses and furniture. In 1924, read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

The Hidden Trap That is Killing The African Internet Entrepreneurs

TrapLow bandwidth and expensive access limit a lot what you can do with Internet in Africa. Therefore, if you want to build a successful web solution for African audience it should be lightweight using mostly text and a little bit of  images. It’s advised to avoid using voice or video.

Unfortunately, even if you are successful building read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

I wish to be a light that shines in darkness

Dapo Nidap AdeniyiA very close friend recently asked me a question. “What do you wish to achieve in life? “, he asked with a rather pragmatic tone.

Quite flummoxed by the question, I paused trying to gather my thoughts. Finally after quite a pondering, these words rolled out of my mind.

I wish to be happy. I wish to possess a profound mental, visual read more

Where is the problem?

illusion-bike-Problem… I’m the most stupid person to test any idea on. If I can understand it, the world will.

Can you explain it in simple word, like if you were talking to a 7 years old kid?

ex.:  Mama (target market) is sick (pain/problem). If we don’t do anything, she could die (How critical is the problem/pain). We have to do something, right? (check if people agree on the problem you see. If they won’t agree, they would NEVER buy your read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

Forget the Web or the Mobile, Radio is the Biggest Media in Africa

radioWhy should I always play the Joy Killer character in the Movie? I hate the role, but someone has to bring the hypsters home after the cash burning party.

Radio is the biggest media in Africa, and the most influential. Internet is marginal in terms of timeshare and influence. The reason is simple, most people in Africa are illiterate. They don’t know how to read and write. There is an additional group of people who are literate or semi-literate but don’t like to write or read. My estimate is that read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.