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All Set For Africa Celebrates 2024

This Day 01 May 2024
Also to encourage Africans and the rest of the world to patronize made in Africa by eating African food, wearing African clothes, watching African films, appreciating African arts, crafts, music, dance and other African products and services.

BES celebrates Black History Month

The Kentucky Standard 28 Feb 2024
“Each song was chosen to include an aspect of using your voice or hearing a voice for a better world. Students wore all black clothing to represent unity and the African cloth for remembrance of history.”.

South African fighter Dricus Du Plessis happiest when UFC cage door closes

Moosejaw Today 12 Jan 2024
"It's the thing I love most in the world," said the South African mixed martial artist, who turns 30 on Sunday ... who won the Rugby World Cup in October, by becoming the first South African UFC champion.

Wavvz makes waves: New fashion designer opens in Main South

The Gardner News 14 Dec 2023
... two worlds. “I wasn’t doing something that connected (to the Ghanan community),” he said, such as specifically African music or clothing designs, favoring what he called a more futuristic style.

14th African Film Festival Held in San Jose, California

Business Ghana 19 Oct 2023
The 14th edition of the Silicon Valley African Film Festival took place from the 12th to 15th October, 2023, in San Jose, California, U.S.A ... The festival featured an African Market with all kinds of African products - handicrafts, clothes, etc.

Why It’s So Hard to Tear Down a Crumbling Highway Nearly Everyone Hates

Yahoo Daily News 04 Jun 2023
... shops and clothing stores, some of them Black-owned. After World War II, large numbers of African Americans came to Syracuse to work in factories such as Carrier, the air conditioning manufacturer.

Stop dumping your cast-offs on us, Ghanaian clothes traders tell EU

The Guardian 31 May 2023
The traders from Kantamanto in Accra, one of the world’s largest secondhand clothing markets, met Alice Bah Kuhnke, an MEP with Sweden’s Green party, environmental organisations ...

Want the real Afrobeats experience? For many Black Angelenos, that means a trip to Africa

The Mercury 06 Apr 2023
Seeing all these African artists in their home countries and their sister countries, it’s amazing.” ... “It’s the hustle of an African ... You don’t have to be wearing a Kente cloth to let the whole world know you’re African.”.

It’s hotter than we think and it’s only going to get worse

Business Day 30 Jan 2023
As we’re writing this in late January 2023 many southern Africans are probably feeling very hot and fatigued; a prolonged regional heatwave began around  January 9 ... The index is built for humans navigating the real world.

Heat stress is rising in southern Africa—climate experts show where and when it's worst

Phys Dot Org 26 Jan 2023
As we're writing this in late January 2023 many southern Africans are probably feeling very hot and fatigued; a prolonged regional heatwave began around 9 January ... Simply put, southern Africans are experiencing heat stress more often than in 1979.

Grace Wales Bonner pays homage to black icons in Paris show

The Observer 18 Jan 2023
There were just 32 models (many shows can feature double that) on the catwalk, challenging notions of how men’s clothing can move from the black African diaspora to Paris fashion week, and the wider world ... “I see everything in one world.

The beauty shop catering to Qatar’s African community

Al Jazeera 28 Nov 2022
“I have lost so much hair since moving to Qatar but now that I know about this place, I come here to get hair products from home.” Wanjiku brings African fashion and beauty trends to Qatar [Hafsa Adil/Al Jazeera] Satin dresses, World Cup flags.

The black feminist’s survival guide

Mail Guardian South Africa 04 Nov 2022
“The wounds of the empire to my part of the world are peculiar because they came clothed as presents.” ... “Many African women often reflected a distorted sense of womanhood and female power.”.

Indonesian Consul calls on British High Commissioner

Joy Online 19 Sep 2022
For Indonesia, Mr Rois noted that the South East Asian country produced one of the best vegetable oils in the world, adding that the country could also boast of clothing and batik potential.

Why card and mobile money interoperability are critical to empowering African consumers and entrepreneurs

Joy Online 05 Sep 2022
Africans on the continent want to order the latest clothes, and electronics and have them delivered timeously ... To understand the scale of the opportunity that interoperability represents, it’s worth taking a look at the African retail sector.