This is the first Pan-African compilation of the continent’s leading women, drawn from business, politics, media, science, sports and public life, who are challenging the status quo and creating a trail on terrain where there was none. They are reshaping history, closing inequalities and pioneering new avenues of wealth creation and in turn, lifting others […]
A nine-year-old boy with dwarfism who told his mum he wanted to die because of school bullies was applauded when he led rugby players onto the pitch today. Quaden Bayles pulled on the heartstrings of the world after his mum Yarraka posted a video of him crying in the family car, begging for a rope to […]
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 […]
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!
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 […]
Derrick Nelson, 44, the principal of Westfield High School in Westfield, New Jersey, died April 8 after falling into a coma during a procedure to donate bone marrow to a 14-year-old boy in France who he had never met, Nelson’s father told ABC News. Westfield Public Schools Superintendent Margaret Dolan said in a statement that […]