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The Anticipated 2024 ALM African Persons of the Year Ceremony

The Anticipated 2024 ALM African Persons of the Year Ceremony

The stage is set for a powerful celebration of African leadership and achievement. On March 15, 2024, the African Leadership Magazine (ALM) will shine its spotlight on the continent’s brightest stars during the highly anticipated ALM African Persons of the Year Ceremony. This prestigious event, set to take place at the Skylight Hotel in the vibrant city of Addis Ababa,…

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Amina Agueznay’s “Portal #1” Wins Norval Sovereign African Art Prize 2024

Amina Agueznay’s “Portal #1” Wins Norval Sovereign African Art Prize 2024

Amina Agueznay, a Moroccan artist, has been named the winner of the prestigious Norval Sovereign African Art Prize (NSAAP) for her captivating work, “Portal #1.” This remarkable piece, crafted from natural materials, embodies the spirit of the NSAAP, which aims to celebrate and promote the exceptional talent of African artists on a global platform. Agueznay’s artistic journey began in her…

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Being African in the Diaspora: Exploring Identity, Belonging, and Perceptions

Being African in the Diaspora: Exploring Identity, Belonging, and Perceptions

The “Being African: How Africans Experience the Diaspora” report, published by Africa No Filter, delves into the experiences of young Africans residing in France, the UK, and the US. It sheds light on how they navigate their dual identities, grapple with perceptions of Africa, and negotiate their sense of belonging in both their adopted homes and the continent of their…

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Building A Sustainable Fitness Routine Well After The Motivation Is Gone

Building A Sustainable Fitness Routine Well After The Motivation Is Gone

Let’s face it, the allure of a quick-fix fitness routine is strong, especially after the indulgence of the holidays. We are bombarded with promises of instant results, sculpted bodies, and a complete lifestyle overhaul in just 30 days. But the reality is, these unsustainable approaches often lead to disappointment, burnout, and a fractured relationship with movement. So, how do we…

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Fast Fashion vs. Ethical Alternatives for a More Sustainable Wardrobe

Fast Fashion vs. Ethical Alternatives for a More Sustainable Wardrobe

Fashion, a universal language of expression and identity, has a dark side. The rise of “fast fashion,” characterized by rapid production, trendy, low-cost garments, has come at a significant cost to people and the planet. Driven by relentless consumerism and fuelled by unethical practices, the industry leaves a trail of environmental devastation, labour exploitation, and social injustice. However, there is…

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Capsule Wardrobe Essentials: Mastering the Art of Minimalism with Maximum Style

Capsule Wardrobe Essentials: Mastering the Art of Minimalism with Maximum Style

Fashion fatigue. Ever felt it? Staring into a closet overflowing with clothes, yet having “nothing to wear.” That’s where the capsule wardrobe steps in, offering a minimalist approach that empowers you to dress with style and ease. Forget trends and fleeting fads; a capsule wardrobe focuses on key essentials that mix and match seamlessly, creating endless outfit possibilities. So, how…

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Skin Microbiome: The Hidden Heroes of Healthy Skin

Skin Microbiome: The Hidden Heroes of Healthy Skin

For years, skincare focused on cleansing, moisturizing, and battling visible concerns like wrinkles and blemishes. But beneath the surface, a hidden world thrives, influencing our skin’s health more than we ever realized: the skin microbiome. This diverse community of microorganisms, mostly bacteria, plays a crucial role in keeping our skin balanced, protected, and glowing. It’s time to shine a light…

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