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Puff-Puff

Most West African countries are familiar with the popular street food Puff- Puff ,  which is known by different names depending on the country. Ghanaians call it Bofrot (togbei) , Cameroonians and Nigerians call it Puff-Puff (Puff) or beignet in French. The basic ingredient consists of: flour, sugar, yeast, water, salt and oil for …

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from sofeminine.co.uk

Waris Dirie biography and accomplishments - 10 black women who’ve changed history: famous black women

Waris Dirie ≈Circumcised at the age of 3 in the name of tradition, Waris Dirie has made the fight against female genital mutilation the major combat of her life. The daughter of Somalian nomads, Waris Dirie fled her country at the age of 13 to escape an arranged marriage with a 60-year-old man and moved to London. While in London, she was spotted in the street by a photographer and so her career as an international model and an (almost) fairytale life began...

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Thousands of African American women overcame race and gender barriers to help win the war. High profile women like Mary McLeod Bethune and Lena Horne were names familiar to most Americans at the time and in later years. However, there were many more women who contributed to the struggle for equality and for victory over fascism. Some of their stories are told in Double Victory.

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TSV33 - Tsavorite $ 900 SOLD Merelani Hills, Lelatema Mtns., Arusha Region, Tanzania small cabinet - 1 x 1 x 1 cm Cluster of 3 gem Tsavorite crystals, best of the lot. Main crystal is 1cm. Well crystallized all around and glassy and undamaged. Very rare to find Tsavorites in clusters and in such gemmy, complete crystals. These formed on the edges of Graphite crystals, so bottom has a few indentations from the thin Graphite blades, however even the bottom has crystallized faces.

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from Black Girl with Long Hair

36 More Stunning Photos of Black Women in the Victorian Era

Earlier, this year we shared 10 stunning photos of black women in the Victorian era, and now we have more stunning images to share! Many of these photos are the

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from Teachers Pay Teachers

Africa Word Search Puzzle

A word search puzzle featuring the names of 29 African countries. Students will reinforce their knowledge and review geography while having fun doing a puzzle. The words are hidden in all directions including diagonally and backwards and there may be some overlap. This is a somewhat challenging word find.

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from Mail Online

Not just a number any more: Website traces the African slaves who shaped America by name and country of origin

Image: 19th century court documents listing the names, ages and boat of African slaves have been turned into a 21st century database enabling people to search for their ancestors and giving slaves an identity. The African slaves, wrenched from their homeland and shipped to America in the 1800s, have been known only as numbers... until now. Called African Origins the project, a new online database could help trace the roots of more than 100,000 slaves and help give them a proper identity.

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from About.com Education

Alphabetical List of All African Countries

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