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The African Pressure For Grandchildren

Slightly over a month back, 27 year old Kenyan woman Jackline Mwende suffered the brutality of domestic violence when her husband of 7 years, Stephen Ngila chopped off her hands after a gruesome machete attack in their home. 1,099 more words

Women

MARY AFI USUA-AFRICAN WOMAN.

MARY AFI USUA-AFRICAN WOMAN.

When Mary Afi Usuah released her sophomore album African Woman on Clover Music in 1978, very few people outside of Nigeria heard the album. 1,810 more words

Rock

Maheeda Stops Bleaching Fans Urge Her to Go Back to Bleaching

Colorism is a serious issue in all African communities. People with lighter skin tones are still considered to be smarter,prettier, and better. They receive preferential treatment even though most times their skin tones are not natural. 143 more words

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Phillis Wheatley (1753-1784)

Phillis Wheatley holds the distinction of being the first published female African poet in the American colonies.  Her story is a dizzying tale of enslavement, achievement and the unpredictable nature of life and talent. 396 more words

Poetry

The triplets

“Push!Push!Push!” said the doctor of God’s Grace hospital. A woman was in serious labour. She was about to be delivered of a set of triplets. 511 more words

KIMONOS & TURBANS

Oyaa! How’s your weekend so far? I guess i’ve been into watching news and news and more news cause I’m a journalist student these things we have to do.I once went to an interview and was asked about the difference between Kenya’s and US politics and the only thing I could manage to say was that Donald Trump is racist and he wants to chase people back to Africa. 264 more words

African

Halima Abubakar warns women against praying and fasting over men

Halima Abubakar warns women against praying and fasting over men! She posted:

Do you believe Halima is right ? Have you ever prayed and fasted over a guy and ended up losing him or found out he wasn’t the one for you? Leave a comment

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