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Top 6 African Queens for the Week

It is that time of the week when we highlight the absolute beauty that is The African Queen. As always, there were lots of posts which depicted the brilliance of African women, Nigerian women to be specific in our ceremonial ‘gele’ (to the Yorubas) or ‘Ichafo Isi’ (to the Igbos), or turbans/headpiece (to others). 57 more words


African Queens, 'Ichafo Isi/Gele,' and Jewelry: Checkout our favorite African Queens Instagram for the Week

Happy Friday. Let’s face it, African Women are Beautiful and our absolute brilliance shines through during traditional African ceremonies like our marriages or other special occasions when our women wear our ceremonial ‘gele’ (to the Yorubas) or ‘Ichafo Isi’ (to the Igbos), or turbans/headpiece (to others). 52 more words


The Meaning and Story of Kwanzaa


The name Kwanzaa is derived from the phrase “matunda ya kwanza” which means “first fruits” in Swahili. It takes place for seven days, from December 26 through January 1, and celebrations include songs and dances, African drums, storytelling,  461 more words

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Legacy Arts Project presents Keepers of the Flame

On Nov. 2, at the Hosanna House in Wilkinsburg, a beautiful celebration took place. The Eighth Annual Keepers of the Flame Awards Ceremony & Gala was held. 518 more words


African dance class comes to Chester

AN EXCITING new fitness craze has come to Chester where participants are said to burn up to 1200 calories in a 60 minute session.

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African Achievers Honoured At Africa Italy Excellence Awards

Mr. Nana Amoah, winner of the Best African Photographer Award and Mr. Daniel Adomako, winner of the Best African New Music/Video of The Year Award… 1,499 more words

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Swaady Martin-Leke On Business: Part II


In the second part of Matin-Leke’s story, the focus is on how she started her business, and it also gives great advice to other aspiring business visionaries or those immersed in growing their business. 1,501 more words