Sonne Spotlight on African Women of Excellence in the Diaspora

March is the official women's month and the 8th of this month was officially assigned by the United Nations as International Women`s Day (IWD). Since the early 1900s this day was used as „a global day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.“ writes UN Women.

Writing a Poem is Fun:World Children`s Poetry Day 2015

Imagine talking a walk through a fairy tale forest. Then, an idea strikes you. First, you consider it a poem prompt; however, the mysterious, tall, green trees hung with moss won’t settle for a prompt. After two hours of walking, you are haunted by WoChiPoDa. You are probably thinking that you’ve

Ooni of Ife: The Exit of a Royal Elephant

Adimula Oba Okunade Sijuwade Ooni of Ife died but his legacy still lives on. Our contributor Olaleye Akintola takes a look at his fruitful and extraordinary life. In the typical Yoruba West African Setting, the elephant is dubbed a juggernaut of the jungle. Its massive size and majestic clout announces its exuberant

Sonne Magazine meets Sierra Leone`s Ambassador Stevens

Editor-in-Chief of the Sonne Magazine in the Federal Republic of Germany, Sarah Bomkapre Kamara has assured Sierra Leone’s Ambassador to Germany, H.E. Jongopie S. Stevens of her magazines’ continued support in promoting Sierra Leone’s untapped potentials abroad. She made this disclosure during her official visit to the Embassy last Friday, to

Ghana Girls: Growing Up in Germany with African Parents

Ghana Girls is a documentary series on three young ladies born of Ghanaian parents in Germany, who met during their teens and became close friends. A camera team followed Anita, Biggi und Rika for three years and a half years as they grew, did their high school final exams (Abitur) und

Kenyan Cultural Day Munich Around the Corner

A day to celebrate Kenya in Munich is here again. On the 5th of  September 2015, Kenyans from all works of life will be joined by their friends to celebrate their country, rich cultural heritage and meet new friends. This year`s event will be special as the Ambassador himself H.

The Münchner Stadtbibliothek – Offers from Munich City Library

Welcome to the Munich City Library! As a lively urban institution the Munich City Library with its 22 branch libraries and the Central Library Am Gasteig offers: - books and other media for learning German - novels in German, English, French, Spanish, Italian, Turkish, Russian, Polish - multilingual children's books - music CDs - films on

Sexual Health Study with Africans ends in Munich

The Münchner-Aids-Hilfe Organisation and the Robert Koch Institute celebrated the end of a sexual health study of Africans in Munich on Monday 13th July, 2015 at the Environment and Health Ministry. The study was carried out between April and May, 2015 in Munich as part of a national study in Germany