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Africa’s List of Worst Slums

Africa, being the second largest continent in the world has an approximate population of 1.1 billion people. More than 60 percent of this population dwells in the slums. A slum is defined as an informal heavily populated urban settlement characterized by the poor quality housing such as shanties and makeshift houses. Africa’s list of worst […]

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Curviest African Celebrities

Who does not like a curvy woman? No one. Neither is it news that the place to find ladies who are naturally curvy is Africa. However, the craze for a bigger backside and a curvy body has also hit the African continent such that many ladies are opting to go under the knife, in a […]

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Africa’s Biggest Refugee Camps

Research findings say that in the world today, there are more displaced persons than any other point in history. This displacement has been brought about by various reasons such as civil and political strife, persecutions either religious or political, environmental disasters, conflict and economic strain as you will note from the below Africa’s biggest refugee […]

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Best African Body Creams

Whoever said that black doesn’t crack must have gotten it all wrong. African skins are equally sensitive just as Caucasian skins are. The most salient difference is that African skins contain more melanin, compared to Caucasian skins. The best African body creams are designed to nourish and protect dark skins from extreme weather conditions as […]

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Most popular African traditions

Africa is a continent that prides itself of a multiplicity of ethnic tribes as well as diverse cultures and traditions that accompany each tribe. These cultures have held root despite the influence of Westernization. These traditions are passed down from generation to generation through tales, songs, fables, and myths. As a result, they have influenced […]

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Best and Most Popular African Myths

Africa, scarred and still very, resilient has stood many tests of time. But despite all this, our cultures and traditions have remained intact. Our cultures are manifold and very diverse. This is because of the diverse populations inhabiting the continent. Myths are a means of passing down customs and traditional practices from one generation to […]

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Best African Music and Poetry Events

Africa is such an exciting place to be. It has so much to offer, from its beautiful sceneries and wildlife to its dynamic and sometimes static arts and cultural scene. There are always festivals to celebrate life, death, rites of passage and even music and poetry. The best African music and poetry events are celebrated […]

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Most Interesting African Cultural Practices

Africa is a continent that prides itself of a multiplicity of ethnic tribes as well as diverse cultures that accompany each tribe. These cultures have held root despite the influence of westernization, and are still passed down from generation to generation and have become what is known as customs and practices. Some of these practices […]

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Most Tattooed People in the World

For most people, getting a first piercing or tattoo is a rite of passage, but few go as far as these people. The individuals below have transformed themselves with extreme tattooing, piercing and plastic surgery.  Here are the most tattooed people in the world and body alterations. Since time immemorial, the art of tattooing in […]

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Best and popular African dishes

The diversity of African cuisine can be compared to the diversity of culture and the ethnic groups inhabiting the continent. The diversity of these cuisines is quite evident in terms of the ingredients of choice, preparation method and way of cooking. Below is an array of popular African dishes that one could sample if they […]

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