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New leadership for the Republic of Malawi

Whenever there is a new and smooth political transition, we get very excited at WomenandAfrica.com! Two years ago, we were excited for the people of the Federal Republic of Somalia whose lawmakers have elected political moderate Hassan Sheikh Mohamud as the country's new president.

Ghanaian- American Leader Elizabeth Patterson on going to Cameroon this summer

The Council for Young African Leaders (CYAL) has become an important part of my development as a young professional seeking to make a tangible impact on the African continent. Based in New York, CYAL’s mission is to cultivate leadership from awareness to action” by connecting young Africans to programs that promote cultural awareness, networking opportunities and economic development in Africa.

The gift Maya Angelou has returned home

Statement from Dr. Maya Angelou's Family:
Dr. Maya Angelou passed quietly in her home before 8:00 a.m. EST. Her family is extremely grateful that her ascension was not belabored by a loss of acuity or comprehension. She lived a life as a teacher, activist, artist and human being. She was a warrior for equality, tolerance and peace.The family is extremely appreciative of the time we had with her and we know that she is looking down upon us with us.  -Guy B. Johnson Listen to yourself and in that quietude you might hear the voice of God.
— Maya Angelou (@DrMayaAngelou) May 23, 2014

#Meriam Ibrahim, a pregnant woman from Sudan is condemned to death

Unless you live under the rock, you should know by now that the international community is upset because Dr.Meriam Ibrahim, a pregnant woman from Sudan is condemned to death because she refuses to convert to islam. Meriam, who currently carries in her womb another life, is a wife and a mother.

April Smith or the story of an unshakable faith in Jesus-Christ

Imagine yourself lying on a dying bed. Your broken body aches in pain. You have just survived a tornado who has wiped the foundation of your house and your city. Your husband, with whom you had two sons, a 9-year old and a 7-year old, has survived too. But your two sons did not.


Your opinion matters/ Votre opinion compte

What do you think of my articles? Do you have any ideas? If yes, please write a comment or contact me!

Que pensez-vous de mes articles? Avez-vous des idées? Si oui, laissez un commentaire ou contactez-moi!