It’s only in the last few decades that the idea of women playing football became mainstream.
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For decades before that, women were banned from football and there have even been some
female teams that only got formed recently.
22-year-old Nneka Jones, an artist from Trinidad and Tobago is using her art as a medium to share embedded messages which pertain to social issues affecting women.
View More 22 Year Old Nneka Jones From Trinidad and Tobago Is Raising Awareness By Using Condoms To Paint Sexual Assault Victims
At 4 years, some kids are still trying to learn how to speak, but that isn’t the case for 4 year old Anala Beevers and Alannah George who both have an IQ of 145 and 140 respectively.
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Cacsmy Brutus also known as Mama Cax, has died at the age of 30. The American-Haitian fashion model and activist, passed away on Monday after being rushed to the hospital.
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Former US President, Barack Obama has said that women make better leaders than men.
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Gabrielle Union is advising women of colour to speak out against all forms of discrimination even if it gets them fired.
View More Gabrielle Union Advices Women To Speak Out Even At The Risk Of Getting Fired
Her name is Tenbeete Solomon otherwise known as ‘Trap Bob’ and she is an illustrator with a difference.
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The Tanzania Music Regulatory Board has banned rapper Rosa Ree from taking part in music related activities within or outside the country from the next 6 months over a raunchy music video.
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Instagram has begun hiding likes globally. Two days ago, Instagram announced it was expanding its test of hidden likes to users globally.
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These quotes are for women who are struggling to get an education. You need some source of inspiration? Keep reading!
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Heny Cuesta is filmmaker, activist, and cultural agent who is pushing for more representation of Black creators in the movie industry with Cimarrón Productions.
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Warsan Shire FSRL is a British writer, poet, editor and teacher. She was born on August 1988 to Somalian parents in Kenya. She has a B.A in Creative Writing and was awarded the inaugural Brunel University Afrcan Poetry Prize from a shortlist of 6 candidates out of 655.
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17 year old Ayomide Bello is headed for the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo. Now more than ever, Nigerian women are making deep strides in areas of sports. For the first time, Nigeria would have its first ever female canoeist at the Olympics.
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Zulfat Suara, a US-based Nigerian woman has made history by becoming the first Muslim to be elected to a Metro seat in Nashville.
View More Zulfat Suara Has Become The First Muslim Woman To Be Elected To Nashville Office
Paul Makonda, the governor of Tanzania’s largest city, Dar Es Salaam has just announced plans to create and publish a database of married men. According to him, this would help protect women from “heart breaks”.
View More Tanzanian Governor, Paul Makonda Is Proposing A National Database Of Married Men To Protect Single Women