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Kenya’s queens of the road

While motorcycles are a growth market in Africa, a gender revolution is taking place in Kenya, where women are not only passengers, but also riders and couriers. Aamera Jiwaji reports.

Make room for the strong Black woman

Meghan Markle’s disclosure of racism in Britain’s royal family shows why Black women are still bottom of the heap. It’s time this changed, says Moky Makura.

Táyra Augusto: Loving every inch of yourself

Pressures on women to be skinny cause much physical and mental harm. We need to challenge the norm and reject the conditioning we’ve experienced, says plus-size model Táyra Augusto.

Voices of African women during the time of Covid

New African magazine editor Anver Versi introduces ‘Voices of African Women’, a collection of personal views and reflections by African women on the extraordinary times we are living through.