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OUR WORLD TOGETHER.

A Black-owned magazine celebrating Pan-African womanhood in all its vigour, diversity & dynamism.

The Black British Women of African Heritage Making New Waves in Music

The Black British Women of African Heritage Making New Waves in Music

10 May 21
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Escher Walcott

Black British music is experiencing a new wave of innovation and women are at the forefront of it.

What Kenyan Artists Need to Make it On the World Stage

What Kenyan Artists Need to Make it On the World Stage

10 May 21
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Zuva Rangu

There’s no magic formula for getting Kenyan artists onto the world stage, but the country’s music industry could be doing...

Growing my Afro Hair Reminds Me How It Feels To Start Anew

Growing my Afro Hair Reminds Me How It Feels To Start Anew

10 May 21
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Thobile Mazibuko

AMAKA contributor Thobile Mazibuko walks us through the journey and challenges of nurturing afro hair. 



 
 

Finding a Way Forward: Examining Mental Health Care Challenges In Africa 

Finding a Way Forward: Examining Mental Health Care Challenges In Africa 

09 May 21
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Nneoma Ekwegh

AMAKA contributor Nneoma Ekwegh examines mental health care on the continent.

Black, Polyamorous and Thriving: How African Women Are Reclaiming Non-monogamy

Black, Polyamorous and Thriving: How African Women Are Reclaiming Non-monogamy

06 May 21
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Naila Aroni

Naila Aroni speaks to three women about their polyamorous relationships.

Winnie Mandela Will Not Be Written Out of History

Winnie Mandela Will Not Be Written Out of History

10 May 21
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Lethabo Mailula

An examination of the attempts to erase Winnie Mandela as a South African liberation leader and the efforts of young Black...

Imane Ayissi is the Cameroonian Designer Redefining Couture with African Textiles

Imane Ayissi is the Cameroonian Designer Redefining Couture with African Textiles

10 May 21
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Innocent Ndlovu

The couturier chats to AMAKA Studio about celebrating African heritage, his passion for design and the future of his eponymous...

Announcing AMAKA’s New Podcast Series, Then & Now

Announcing AMAKA’s New Podcast Series, Then & Now

09 May 21
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Team AMAKA

Popular public figures— some legends and some newcomers— share their personal and professional life stories and offer advice.

The Best Moments From AMAKA’s Our World Festival

The Best Moments From AMAKA’s Our World Festival

07 May 21
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Yaa Addae

A recap of the insight, the info, and the magic shared during our inaugural virtual summit from May 2nd-4th.