N. Ngazimbi, 22, Washington
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Originally a slave, she was freed by the abolition of slavery in 1794 during the French revolution. When slavery was reintroduced on Guadeloupe by Napoleon in 1802, she joined Louis Delgrès call to fight for her freedom and took part in the Battle of the 18 May 1802.
She was captured and executed by hanging after being granted to wait out her pregnancy.
DJ Juls, popularly known for dropping banging mixtapes has released another jump-up Afrobeat mix “Gbeshie Afrobeats Mix Vol. 3”. The best comes from the beast! that’s how we would describe this. Enjoy!
Nur Hellmann in “Africa And The City” photographed by Kenneth Willardt For Vanity Fair Italia April 2014
Lupita Nyong’o attends the 2014 MTV Movie Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 13, 2014
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Yasmin Warsame for GLOW May 2014
"Yasmin Warsame began modeling at an age when many other models retire, and had to learn to juggle a jet-set lifestyle with motherhood. Now the next chapter in her success story holds some new surprises".
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Francis Mpuya, Conglolese Contempary Artist
Francis Mampuya was born in in Kinshasa, DRCongo. He studied Fine Art and with two friends, he founded the group “libristes.” His artistic style features semi-figurative and abstract faces. The faces have no mouth because the people’s voice is silenced or inaudible, the figures are blurred because everything is uncertain.