The African Magazine

"THE AFRICAN:" VOL. I -  ISSUE 1

Hail to “The African”

Hail to The African Just as Afro-Americans in the early forties cheered Negro Digest, The African was hailed by Africans and Americans cutting across socio-professional and racial backgrounds both in the United States and Africa,...

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Line of clothing by J.B. Hounyovi

Line of clothing by J.B. Hounyovi   THREE DECADES EXPERIENCE DRESSING UP MEN AND WOMEN   CHECK OUT MORE J.B. HOUNYOVI ITEMS AND GET THEIR CONTACT IN THE AFRICAN.  

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Line of clothing by black pearl

Line of clothing by black pearl                           CHECK OUT MORE black pearl ITEMS AND GET THEIR CONTACT IN THE AFRICAN.    

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Cuisine: Man Tindjan

MAN TINDJAN A dish from Benin   INGREDIENTS (serving 10) 5 packs frozen chopped spinach 2 pounds fresh shrimp 10 crabs 3 pounds smoked turkey 1 pound powder shrimp, dried fish 1 pound fresh...

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Akon the African

BY USMAN MAMA AND OUMAR SECK He is an entertainer wrapped in superlatives. In a short career that dates back only to June 2004 when he rose to prominence with the release of “Locked...

The African Diet Pyramid, by Oldways

The African Heritage Diet Pyramid

By Ahmed A. Salifou A U.S. non-profit organization specialized in the promotion of healthy eating based on regional diet pyramids recently published a nutritional guide for African Americans. Oldways, the nutritional nonprofit organization that has...

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Timbuktu in the eye of an American visitor

By Mike Theiler Timbuktu. For centuries it’s been a mystical name that’s beckoned travelers like a Saharan mirage. Located in the southern Sahara Desert in today’s Mali, near the northern-most point of the curving......


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