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Behind the Headlines with Cosmopolitan’s Judith Ohikuare
3 years ago

Behind the Headlines with Cosmopolitan’s Judith Ohikuare

Think journalism is a dying profession? Don’t let those pesky headlines fool you. Brooklyn-born Nigerian-American writer Judith Ohikuare could have followed the path of many children of immigrants …
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New African Food Delivery App: OjaExpress
4 years ago

New African Food Delivery App: OjaExpress

What if you could get your favorite African ingredients from yams to egusi seeds to garri with the click of a button? New app OjaExpress hopes to revolutionize …
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American Girls Don’t Hand Wash Their Pant
4 years ago

American Girls Don’t Hand Wash Their Pant

American girls don’t hand wash their pant and all the other rubbish you’ll hear when you’re not paying attention.

I see London, I see France, …
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Jidenna’s Open Letter to Nigerians
4 years ago

Jidenna’s Open Letter to Nigerians

Jidenna, the “Classic man” signed to Janelle Monae’s Wondaland records, in a recent interview offended many Nigerians with comments he made about having light skin in Nigeria. In the …
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Behind the Headlines with Chika Oduah
4 years ago

Behind the Headlines with Chika Oduah

While she may be labeled a journalist, Chika Oduah is perhaps better described as an anthropologist ⎯ a true student of culture. Through her photography and writing, …
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An African City’s Esosa E On Her Raw Vegan Lifestyle
4 years ago

An African City’s Esosa E On Her Raw Vegan Lifestyle

Award-winning actress, writer, filmmaker and model Esosa Edosomwan, also known as Raw Girl on her popular blog, is a raw vegan lifestyle expert. After receiving an undergraduate …
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Nigerian-American: Life Between the Dash
5 years ago

Nigerian-American: Life Between the Dash

It doesn’t take long to stop being a “real Nigerian.” For you, it starts with boarding a plane from Murtala Mohammed International Airport under the guise of foreign tertiary education. As the plane …
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Becoming Zuriel Oduwole: A Girl on a Mission
5 years ago

Becoming Zuriel Oduwole: A Girl on a Mission

At just twelve years old, Zuriel Oduwole has already accomplished more than some people will in a lifetime. This formidable young lady has travelled across the world to interview some …
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