Miss Universe, Miss America, Miss Teen USA and Miss USA are all Black Women for the First Time

by Precious Aniekwenaon December 10, 2019
Black women appears to be on the spotlight in recent times. Following the recent 68th edition of the Miss Universe competition, which was held on December 8, 2019 at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, Miss Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa was crowned the winner. Marking the third win for South Africa following their […]

Ayobami Abedayo’s novel tackles couplehood, infertility and Nigeria ~ @TimesofIsrael

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 25, 2019
It’s been two years since writer Ayobami Abedayo’s debut novel, “Stay With Me” was published, winning her awards, accolades and fans, yet she still can’t quite believe that people read her book. “To me, it’s still astonishing when I get to meet people who have read it,” said Abedayo, who was in Jerusalem last week […]

Halima Aden Makes History As The First Model To Wear A Hijab In Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue!

by Breaking Timeson April 30, 2019
Muslim supermodel Halima Aden is steadily making her way to the top of the modeling ladder, and she is taking her faith with her! Halima is the first model to appear in Sport’s Illustrated’s swimsuit issue sporting her religious garments! According to CNN, Halima traveled back to her home country of Kenya to shoot for […]