Being Powerful Is A State Of Mind

By Naide Obiang This morning, like few of them lately, is full of uncertainties. But, for philosopher Bob Proctor, “each day holds something good for us. We just have to find it.” The secret is, if we remain faithful to the image of our life that we have created in our mind; such image will […]

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Flower of The Universe

By Sola Ogunbiyi Disney Studios created a big-budget movie adaptation of the book ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ by Madeleine L’Engle (1962). Although the book was written for age 7 and above, we can all learn a lesson or two. The main protagonist, Meg Murry (played by Storm Reid), searches for answers to her father’s disappearance. […]

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Meet Okoye

By Sola Ogunbiyi The Igbo people from Eastern Nigeria have four market days namely: Eke Afo Nkwo Orie In Igbo, ‘Oko’ means a man, ‘Orie or Oye’, means a market day, so ‘Okoye’ means a man/boy born on Orie market day. Technically, Okoye is a man’s name, but a different refreshing insight was given to […]

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Teakisi Woman: Axelle Umutesi

Axelle is a passionate young lady from Rwanda. She is a radio, TV and events host, voice over artist and a commercial model. She speaks her mind and appreciates honesty in a person more than anything else. Just a short bio on Axelle, as we dig deeper to learn more about her background, current life […]

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Entretien Avec Amandine Gay – Réalisatrice d’« Ouvrir la voix »

By Iris Ntore Amandine Gay est une réalisatrice et comédienne française. En 2014, elle a réalisé « Ouvrir la voix », un documentaire qui se veut un porte-voix de femmes noires vivant en Europe. Nous nous sommes entretenues avec elle lors de son passage dans la ville de Québec le 2 février 2018. Comment t’es venue l’idée […]

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African Women Seizing The Screen

By Jackie Edwards Thanks to its striking scenery and unique architecture, the continent of Africa has played set to some of the biggest and best films and TV shows across the globe. Famous Scenes Star Wars’ dusty sand-planet of Tatooine was filmed in Tunisia; District 9 famously and explicitly in South Africa. In terms of […]

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Rest Well Chester

By Gloria Mari There’s a lot to be said about music. It moves us. It invigorates us. It makes us think. It makes us feel. We breathe, live, laugh, love and dance around it. We turn to music when we feel a certain way. We pay attention to this lyrical poetry when we want a […]

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