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Chronicling the African Renaissance

Legends Issue

Nigeria Fails Its Women Over and Over Again
2 years ago

Nigeria Fails Its Women Over and Over Again

A few weeks ago, I hired a new lady cook/steward, first female in my house, and the best stewardess I ever had. During her interview, she told …
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African Tech Incubator is Hiring GM & Accepting New Trainees. Apply Now!
2 years ago

African Tech Incubator is Hiring GM & Accepting New Trainees. Apply Now!

ACCRA, GHANA—March 21, 2016—Adding to its current cohorts from Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya, the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) continues its expansion across the African continent, announcing recruitment …
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From Lagos To London, British Born Mumpreneur Brings Nigerian Cuisine To The London Pop Up Food Scene
2 years ago

From Lagos To London, British Born Mumpreneur Brings Nigerian Cuisine To The London Pop Up Food Scene

 

Tokunbo means “From across the Sea” in Yoruba, a language from the West African Nation of Nigeria and it is befitting of this phenomenal single mother turned entrepreneur, Tokunbo …
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Hot Jobs, Youth Awards, Scholarships & More
2 years ago

Hot Jobs, Youth Awards, Scholarships & More

Here are some great opportunities for Africans, brought to you by Ayiba in conjunction with Opportunity Desk!

African Youth Excellence (AYE) Awards 2016

Deadline: April 14, 2016

Applications are invited …
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NYFACS Benefit Concert
2 years ago

NYFACS Benefit Concert

The goal is to raise funds in order to increase the number of classrooms that will accommodate students from Pre –K to 5th grade.

The New York French American Charter School …
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A Tribute to Garissa Massacre Victims
2 years ago

A Tribute to Garissa Massacre Victims

A week ago I couldn’t wait to see my family

Excited to commune over the holiday break

All smiles and ablush at my new found love

Bursting with knowledge and …
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10 Reasons to Study Abroad in Africa
2 years ago

10 Reasons to Study Abroad in Africa

 

 

You’ll become a better dancer…guaranteed!

I can honestly say I have changed for the better, and it is noticeable. I’ve made so many more friends, I’ve become more …
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Popular This Week: Glam Grannies, Music Festivals, and Business Challenges
2 years ago

Popular This Week: Glam Grannies, Music Festivals, and Business Challenges

Kenya’s League of Extravagant Grannies by Osborne Macharia

“This is the story of Kenya’s League of Extravagant Grannies who were once corporate and government leaders in the 1970’s but are …
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Kenya’s League of Extravagant Grannies
2 years ago

Kenya’s League of Extravagant Grannies

Award winning Kenyan photographer, Osborne Macharia captured some boss retro-glam grannies in his newest photo series “The Kenyan League Of Extraordinary Grannies.”

Macharia explains that:

“This …
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Leila Lopes, former Miss Universe, is the new face of Natures Gentle Touch
2 years ago

Leila Lopes, former Miss Universe, is the new face of Natures Gentle Touch

Natures Gentle Touch, owned by Recare Cosmetics International has announced the appointment of international African model and Miss Universe 2011, Leila Lopes as her brand ambassador. This is building on …
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