Telling The Stories Of Pan-African Women

AMAKA’s Our World Festival: A Virtual Summit Celebrating Pan-African Womxnhood 
AMAKA’s Our World Festival: A Virtual Summit Celebrating Pan-African Womxnhood 
Silvia Njoki Is the Fashion Influencer You Need to Know

Silvia Njoki Is the Fashion Influencer You Need to Know

06 Apr 21

Michelle Abraham

Fashion and travel writer and Kenya’s own shares her tips for choosing outfits, solo travel and navigating the fashion industry.
Bodies and Borders: Living As a Transgender Refugee In South Africa

Bodies and Borders: Living As a Transgender Refugee In South Africa

30 Mar 21

 Lethabo Mailula

A look at the violent disillusionment faced by transgender women fleeing to South Africa for a chance at recognition and...
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6 Timeless Pieces by African Designers That Are Worth Investing In

6 Timeless Pieces by African Designers That Are Worth Investing In

13 Apr 21
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Zipho Ntloko

Afropessimism and The Handling Of COVID-19 In Africa

Afropessimism and The Handling Of COVID-19 In Africa

09 Apr 21
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Esnala Banda

We explore three theories that help reckon with the global assumption that the African continent would be hard hit by the...

Are you ‘Curly’ or ‘Natural’?: On the Erasure of Black Women In the Natural Hair Care Movement

Are you ‘Curly’ or ‘Natural’?: On the Erasure of Black Women In the Natural Hair Care Movement

06 Apr 21
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Nour Kamel

Curly hair commodification isn’t going anywhere, in fact it’s thriving and using the bones of the natural hair movement to...

5 Coffee Shops Across Africa That Everyone Needs To Visit  

5 Coffee Shops Across Africa That Everyone Needs To Visit  

13 Apr 21
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Nimrat Ahluwalia

AMAKA contributor Nimrat Ahluwalia takes a look at coffee shops across the continent that every caffeine lover should go...

Ethel Tawe's African Ancient Futures Exhibition Is Bending Time and Space

Ethel Tawe's African Ancient Futures Exhibition Is Bending Time and Space

07 Apr 21
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Yaa Addae

Disseminating knowledge through art is at the heart of this Cameroonian artist’s practice.

Inside the Artisanal World of French-Sudanese Fashion Designer Abdel El Tayeb
Inside the Artisanal World of French-Sudanese Fashion Designer Abdel El Tayeb