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African Women in Culture

Ama Ata Aidoo is a Ghanaian author, poet, playwright and academic.  Her skill with storytelling, oral and written is owed to the influence of her mother,  village storyteller and some of her teachers. She studied literature at the University of Ghana and became a universityRead More »Ama Ata Aidoo

Ama Ata Aidoo

Mulenga Kapwepwe is a Zambian author, playwright, accountant and corporate executive who broke the glass ceilings for her appointment to the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) as the first female in its 26 years of existence to be appointed as Secretary GeneralRead More »Mulenga Kapwepwe

Mulenga Kapwepwe

Esther Nikwambi Mahlangu, also know as the grandmother of Art,was born in 1935, and began her artistic journey at 10 years old when she was taught the skill of mural painting by her mother and grandmother, a cultural tradition of her native South Ndebele peopleRead More »Dr Esther Mahlangu

Dr Esther Mahlangu