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African Celebrities Who Inspire Us

ZOLA MASEKO The Swazi director is known for his documentaries about Xenophobia. Born in 1967 when his parents were in exile, he spent his childhood and teenage years in the UK. His first documentary Dear Sunshine was released in 1992. Moving to South Africa shortly after that, he experienced severe attacks of Xenophobia. This inspired him to portray the issues in South Africa through documentaries. His documentary about Sarah Baartman, a woman of Khoisan descent who was taken to London as a performer because of her ” unusual looks”, received critical acclaim. He also won the Best African Documentary...

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Powerful and Famous African Celebrities

If you like our articles about Inspiring African Celebrities To Watch, then you will the Celebs mentioned below as well. CYRIL RAMAPHOSA The current president of South Africa, Ramaphosa was born in Johannesburg in 1952. After attending primary school and high school in Soweto, he studied law at the University of the North in Limpopo. During his university years, he joined South African Students Organization and the Black People’s Convention. He was detained in solitary confinement in 1974 for organizing pro-Frelimo rallies for Mozambique. After being released, he became a law clerk in Johannesburg and continued pursuing higher education...

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African Fashion: Latest Trendy Outfit Ideas

What Does Your Fashion Sense Say About You? Diverse people,  diverse body shapes!  Tips for Changing Your Style to Match Your match your body type… What is your best African inspired fashion…? This slideshow requires JavaScript. Recommended Stories     This slideshow requires JavaScript.  More about fashion here…. This slideshow requires JavaScript. Recommended...

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African Celebrities Who Inspire Us: Jacob Zuma, Winnie Mandela, Zari Hassan, Huddah Monroe

FBF: Powerful and Famous African Celebrities If you like our first article about the African celebrities, here is the second edition that includes well-known and controversial figures of Africa, media personalities and R&B song writers. JACOB ZUMA Born in 1942, Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma is a South African politician. He served as the fourth President of South Africa between 2009 and 2018. Although he didn’t receive any formal schooling, he started engaging in politics from the age of 17 by joining ANC as an active member of the armed wing. He was imprisoned and convicted of conspiring against the apartheid...

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African Celebrities Who Give Back: Ivory Coast University Professor helps a nursing mother writing exams by…

TBT: Be inspired: A professor from Université de Bouaké in Ivory Coast’s photo has gone viral as ‘Hero Of The Week’. Being a professor he knows the importance of education and wanted to help a young determined mum concentrate on her exams, he helped his student by carrying her baby on his back so she can write her exams… Now that’s a real man!   The prof’s act of kindness reminds us the following: Leadership is about helping other people to succeed –  ‘A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.’ ‘Be the person that...

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