Tag Archives: africa

  • Michelle Obama: Men Need to ‘View Women As Their Equals’

    Jul 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *First lady Michelle Obama highlighted the African heritage in her family tree  during a speech to young Africans on Wednesday, saying the “blood of Africa” runs through her veins as she urged changing traditional beliefs on the worth of educating women. Her husband didn’t mention his African heritage in his own remarks to the 500 Africans finishing a six-week […]

  • EURthisNthat: Whoa! I Was Photobombed By…An Elephant?

    Jan 28, 14 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment


    *Some women tourists at a wildlife center in Zimbabwe so excitedly pointed their cameras at all the exotic animals in front of them, hoping to get that perfect shot to post online for friends and family. But the joke was on them; because the sight standing directly behind them proved to be the real life […]

  • Tyra Banks Starts ‘Africa’s Next Top Model’

    Jan 5, 14 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments


    *It’s about time someone recognizes the beautiful women overflowing in Africa. Tyra Banks is pioneering her reality show in the Motherland with “Africa’s Next Top Model.” The expansion is the fourth branch of her highly successful franchise. And so far, Tyra’s tapped Nigerian model Oluchi Onweagba Orlandi to serve as the host and co-producer.

  • Kanye West, Vogue Italia Team for Africa-Themed Project

    Oct 28, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Kanye West is collaborating with Vogue Italia for a project that is being kept under wraps, but is said to be about Africa. The rapper, newly engaged to Kim Kardashian, has been invited to work on a new project for the magazine by its Editor-in-Chief Franca Sozzani, who praised the budding designer’s versatility and creative […]

  • Oprah and Stedman Take On the Serengeti (Pics)

    Jul 30, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Oprah Winfrey and her beau Stedman Graham visited Africa’s Serengeti over the weekend and shared all the details on Instagram, reports People.com. The former talk show host kicked off her trip on July 26 with a “#zebrawelcome,” during which she shared a shot of her and Stedman standing in the African plains with a group […]

  • My Black is Beautiful Doc ‘Imagine a Future’ Showcases at Essence Fest

    Jul 4, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *The Essence Festival is getting bigger and better this year. We hope you’re ready. My Black is Beautiful is presenting the brand’s first-ever documentary, “Imagine a Future.” The documentary follows the story of teen Janet Goldsboro as she travels to South Africa to examine the historical and present beauty and self-esteem issues that challenge Black […]