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Among the many traditional rulers within the most populous black country in the world, Nigeria, the Ooni of Ife stands out as a central icon of the Yoruba national group. The Yoruba people are just one of the many diverse groups  housed within the multi-ethnic, multi-national,

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Embracing one’s culture means to acknowledge and experience a set way of life through social beliefs, spiritual and religious practices, arts, fashion and food. Currently, what has been brewing within the American melting pot is this shift in the paradigm of consciousness amongst African Americans yearning

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EbonyLife TV is thrilled to announce the launch of their brand new headline show, Hello Africa. The show will feature interviews with some of Africa's most inspirational and successful celebrities, led by host Eunice Omole.   Hello Africa is the latest addition to EbonyLife TV's selection of black entertainment and

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The new generation of African women are even more ambitious, well-educated, energetic, and business-savvy than their forerunners. They are well-positioned to lead their African countries to a new era of excellence, and they're doing so with impeccable class and style.   What happens when you bring a group of fierce,

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Happy Independence Day, Eritrea! On this day, the nation of Eritrea celebrates its 25th year of independence! As a country of six million, Eritrea is a multi-ethnic nation with ethnic groups such as the Tigrinya, Tigre, Kunama, Saho, Bilen, Nara, Afar, Hedareb, and Rashaida people. Of

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In the weeks following the tragic events at the Charlie Hebdo offices and the kosher supermarket in Paris in January 2015, I spent a lot of time reflecting on the differences in cultural assimilation between the United States and France.  I had conversations with friends

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