Issa Rae Celebrates Black Sitcoms in GQ

The “Insecure” auteur also talks about her inspiration and journey to Hollywood stardom in a new profile

Issa Rae Celebrates Black Sitcoms in GQ
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Nigeria's Amina Yuguda wins BBC World News Komla Dumor award

A journalist from north-eastern Nigeria has won the third BBC World News Komla Dumor Award

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Nigeria's Amina Yuguda wins BBC World News Komla Dumor award
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Nomzamo Mbatha Is The South African Star About to Take Over the World

Nomzamo Nonzwakazi Nxumalo Mbatha, 27, is a South African actress and model whose light shines so bright it literally hits you and leaves you dumbfounded for a few minutes

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Nomzamo Mbatha Is The South African Star About to Take Over the World
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Tunisian women free to marry non-Muslims

Tunisia has overturned a law that banned women from marrying non-Muslims.

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Tunisian women free to marry non-Muslims
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Female writers in Africa enter an exciting new chapter

Female writers are being given a platform during the annual Arts Alive festival, funded by the City of Joburg and the Gauteng department of community development.

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Female writers in Africa enter an exciting new chapter
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South Africans pitch in to raise funds for 'Lion Mama' charged with stabbing daughter's rapists

Would you do anything to protect your loved ones? Even take a life?

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South Africans pitch in to raise funds for 'Lion Mama' charged with stabbing daughter's rapists
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Insecure's Issa Rae and Melina Matsoukas on Race, Sex, and Female Friendship

Issa Rae who originally hails from Dakar, Senegal and creator of the Emmy nominated show Insecure and Melina Matsoukas who comes from a multi-cultural ethnic background and has directed projects for the likes of Beyonce, Rihanna, and Jennifer Lopez partners with Issa Rae to create black girl magic

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Insecure's Issa Rae and Melina Matsoukas on Race, Sex, and Female Friendship
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All-female safari guide staff is one of a kind in Africa

At first sight these female safari guides, ranging from their early 20s to mid-40s, always get a double take.

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All-female safari guide staff is one of a kind in Africa
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#Kenyan Female Artist's Song Picked for Another Hollywood Movie

Kenyan entertainer Stella Mwangi popularly known as STL is making waves in Hollywood after another of her songs was picked as a soundtrack for a top movie.

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#Kenyan Female Artist's Song Picked for Another Hollywood Movie
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South African Organisation Launches App to Fight Women Abuse

South African Organisation Launches App to Fight Women Abuse

 

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South African Organisation Launches App to Fight Women Abuse

Read Chimamanda Adichie's New Short Story, 'How Did You Feel About It?'

2017 has been really busy for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: She has spent most of the year getting awarded for her brilliant work, including landing her first-ever nonfiction award for her most recent book, Dear Ijeawele, Or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions.

Read Chimamanda Adichie's New Short Story, 'How Did You Feel About It?'
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Nigeria: Buhari's Ex-Minister Leads UN Delegation to Osinbajo

The Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations and former Nigerian Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, yesterday led a UN delegation to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the State House in Abuja

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Nigeria: Buhari's Ex-Minister Leads UN Delegation to Osinbajo
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Video: Uzo Aduba Talks to Her 18-Year-Old Self

In this een Vogu video, Uzo Aduba gives advice to her 18-year-old self about love and relationships, having a female support system, listening to your mom, and knowing your worth.

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Video: Uzo Aduba Talks to Her 18-Year-Old Self
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Swaziland: King 'To Blame' for Women's Inequality

King Mswati III, the absolute monarch in Swaziland, is one of the main reasons why women in the kingdom remain oppressed, a new report has concluded.

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Swaziland: King 'To Blame' for Women's Inequality
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Somalia’s First Female Presidential Candidate Vows to Negotiate With Al Shabaab

Fadumo Dayib is the first woman to run for president of Somalia. And she has some pretty high expectations of what she would like to achieve if she’s elected president of a country that’s faced over two decades of instability.

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Somalia’s First Female Presidential Candidate Vows to Negotiate With Al Shabaab