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A tignon is a type of headcovering. A large piece of material tied or wrapped around the head to form a kind of turban that somewhat resembles the West African Gele. It was worn by Creole women of African descent in Louisiana beginning in the Spanish colonial period, and continuing to a lesser extent to the present day. …

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Daddy Freeze reacts to photos of Bishop Oyedepo’s $40m private jet

Controversial On Air Personality (OAP), Daddy Freeze, has written about Bishop David Oyedepo’s $40million Bombardier Challenger Private jet in his Dominion Hangar at Lagos Airport. The Bishop’s private jet surfaced online yesterday. In an Instagram post, Freeze wrote: “Nigeria just overthrew India, according to worldpoverty.io by having the largest number …

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Three potential female African presidents to look out for in the next two years

Africa has a lot of talented women, but many of them have not been able to assume the highest position of president due to factors like sexism, inadequate support systems and mentorship as well as limited funding. Liberia’s ex-president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf overcame the obstacles and competed successfully against a …

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