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Exploring the Beauty and Histories of Carnivals Across Africa

Exploring the Beauty and Histories of Carnivals Across Africa

31 Aug 21
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Joseph Yorke-Westcott

A comprehensive roundup and exploration of some of the most exciting and popular carnivals across the continent. 

This Makeup Artist  is Taking Carnival  Artistry to a New Level

This Makeup Artist is Taking Carnival  Artistry to a New Level

27 Aug 21
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Nasha Smith  

Trinidadian make-up artist, Trish Besos, talks to us about growing up on the same stomping grounds as soca supernovas Machel...

“I Imagined the Best and Worst of What That World Could Be. And I Wrote”: Introducing Jennifer Makumbi

“I Imagined the Best and Worst of What That World Could Be. And I Wrote”: Introducing Jennifer Makumbi

26 Aug 21
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Nana Brantuo 

Ahead of her interview on AMAKA Books, we talk to Jennifer about her storytelling origins and she shares a special message...

 5 Tasty Nigerian Dishes to Try

 5 Tasty Nigerian Dishes to Try

25 Aug 21
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Opeyemi Ruth

From Egusi to Moin Moin, here are five traditional Nigerian dishes that'll whet your appetite.

Amina Aweis: The Somali Techie Encouraging Women to Pursue a Career in Tech   

Amina Aweis: The Somali Techie Encouraging Women to Pursue a Career in Tech   

24 Aug 21
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Suban Abdulla

Amina Aweis is harnessing the power of social media to demystify the tech world, and shine a light on gender and accessibility...

Aoussou Carnival: Discover the Ancient Roman Neptunalia, with Tunisian Flavour

Aoussou Carnival: Discover the Ancient Roman Neptunalia, with Tunisian Flavour

30 Aug 21
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Tharwa Boulifi

Aoussou Carnival can be traced back to the ancient Roman and Berber cultures that found a home in Tunisia and maintain influence...

Calabar Carnival: Discover Africa’s Biggest Street Party

Calabar Carnival: Discover Africa’s Biggest Street Party

26 Aug 21
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 Tharwa Boulifi

Dubbed “Africa’s biggest street party” and “the pride of Nigeria”, Calabar Carnival is arguably Nigeria’s biggest tourist...

Where are Africa’s Women Music Producers? 

Where are Africa’s Women Music Producers? 

25 Aug 21
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Ify Obi

Women producers on the continent are fighting for inclusion, representation and safety in an overwhelmingly male-dominate...

Get Ready With Me: Meet Palesa 

Get Ready With Me: Meet Palesa 

25 Aug 21
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Innocent Ndlovu

For our brand new fashion and beauty video series, Get Ready With Me, content creator Palesa Kgasane from South Africa shares...