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Turning trash to treasure: Tosin finds beauty for women

‘I pick trash to make beautiful objects so that women treated as trash realise they are assets’ Olutosin Oladosu Adebowale lives in Lagos, Nigeria, where...

Zukiswa Wanner on the Burden of The African Passport & Her Thoughts on Self-Publishing

By:EDINAH MASANGAAcclaimed South African author Zukiswa Wanner has a new book, Hardly Working: A Travel Memoir of Sorts. In this book, Wanner navigates the...

Tariro: “I Do Not Delay Gratitude For Tomorrow”

Tariro Makanga is one of Zimbabwe’s finest women; smart, highly educated, beautiful, hard working but most of all generous and humble. Her work has...

Nollywood Has Come A Long Way But The Female Characters Are Still Hunting For Men

You know, I now watch Nollywood on Netflix but sadly the women in these films are still hunting for men, ignoring their careers and making marriage the definition of their worth. Well, here is the thing - marriage is a good thing but it's not the primary thing. That is...

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Musings of Well-Travelled Women

Melissa Febos (not pictured), in her book Whip Smart: A Memoir, said, 'New York is a miracle.'"Back and forth from Brooklyn to Manhattan. New York...

The Meteoric Rise Of The African Fashionista

This week on The Interview we talk to Ngugi Vere, a leading designer and stylist based in South Africa. African inspired designs and cloths...

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Welcome Back To The International Woman!

Dear Reader, Firstly, welcome back! Earlier this year, we made the difficult but necessary decision to suspend the website of your magazine. As hard as the...

Turning trash to treasure: Tosin finds beauty for women

‘I pick trash to make beautiful objects so that women treated as trash realise they are assets’ Olutosin Oladosu Adebowale lives in Lagos, Nigeria, where...

Musings of Well-Travelled Women

Melissa Febos (not pictured), in her book Whip Smart: A Memoir, said, 'New York is a miracle.'"Back and forth from Brooklyn to Manhattan. New York...

Nollywood Has Come A Long Way But The Female Characters Are Still Hunting For Men

You know, I now watch Nollywood on Netflix but sadly the women in these films are still hunting for men, ignoring their careers and...