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WinterABC2022 Stories of Africa: A tour around Africa

When I was a child I was either woken up by the sound of Oliver Mtukudzi’s guitar or Bra Hugh’s trumpet. This is because on Saturday mornings my mother would listen to African music. I can sing along to most of the songs by  Koffi Olomide, Awilo Longomba, Leonard Zhakata, and Letta Mbulu … ifContinue reading “WinterABC2022 Stories of Africa: A tour around Africa”

WinterABC2022 Stories of Africa:The power to choose

“Language brings with it an identity and a culture, or at least the perception of it. A shared language says “We’re the same.” A language barrier says “We’re different.”-Trevor Noah One of my mother’s friends came to visit their family recently. When my mother notified me that her friend and her sons were going toContinue reading “WinterABC2022 Stories of Africa:The power to choose”

WinterABC2021 Day 19- My roots, my identity

Hello, my readers and welcome to Day 5 of the Culture and Fashion Week. I enjoyed reading about different cultural practices and if you would like to join in the fun you can follow the following hashtag #WinterABC2021 My name is Takudzwanashe and my name means we have been honoured or exalted by God inContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 19- My roots, my identity”

A book review- In her words

Happy International Women’s Day, I hope you will make it your mission to put this year’s theme into action. Book Title: In her words African women perspective on gender equality Overall rating :4.5/5Cover rating: 3/5 I was inspired while reading this book. I particularly loved how women came together to advocate and raise awareness onContinue reading “A book review- In her words”