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Media Personality Dolapo Oni Sijuade Shares New Photos

We are loving these new photos of Media Personality Dolapo Oni Sijuade! There’s something about black and white that gives photos a tinge of simplistic elegance and though we can’t place a finger on what makes a love these photos, we definitely know we love it enough to share! Dolapo shared these photos via her Instagram page and announced through her captions, the revamp of her website www.marcydolapooni.com We absolutely Love! Shout out to the team that brought that put this together and to the QUEEN Dolapo that gave it…

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Sequoia Smith Shares Inspiring Story on Victory through Grief as she Graduates.

A Queen on Instagram Sequoia Smith (@Ms.Cokes) took to her Instagram page to inspire followers, readers and anyone who came across her post. We found it really interesting, uplifting and inspirational so we thought to share so you can be inspired too! Read Her Story 17 years old, I remember my mama just hugging me and crying. She told me my dad passed away. Less than three months away from getting my HS diploma. I walked across that stage with my head held high, knowing that though he wasn’t physically…

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Beyonce is the First Woman of Color to Headline Coachella

Beyoncé performed for throngs of screaming fans Saturday night at Coachella after a year’s wait. The Queen was slated to headline last year’s festival, but had to cancel under doctor’s orders because she was pregnant with twins at the time. Lady Gaga stepped in as Beyoncé’s replacement. She and her husband, rapper Jay-Z, welcomed Rumi and Sir Carter last June. Beyoncé’s fans, known as the “BeyHive,” have waited to see her perform since last year’s Grammy Awards. Hours before Saturday’s performance, the singer posted on facebook about her excitement, said…

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These Habits Will Dramatically Improve Your Life

One study found that the people who experience the greatest job satisfaction aren’t the ones in the big, fancy offices; they’re the ones who approach their work as a calling, even when that work involves menial labor. Another study found that simply seeing fast-food logos makes people impatient. It’s not that there’s some intrinsic characteristic of fast food that makes people impatient; it’s the habits we’ve come to associate with fast food, such as always being on the run, eating on the go, and never slowing down enough to enjoy…

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Q&A: “The universe will deliver to you only that which you truly deem yourself worthy of receiving.” – Samke Mhlongo

32-year old private banker turned wealth coach Samke Mhlongo is our Cover Queen this month! The divorced mother of 2 who started her career in finance when she joined Investec Specialist Bank in 2010 is an epitome of strength, wit and brilliance as she leaves no stone unturned impacting lives and helping people shape their financial future within and outside South Africa. Samke Mhlongo is best described as a leading South African Wealth Coach, and founder of The Next Chapter (“TNC”) Wealth Partners. TNC is a wealth coaching and financial…

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Chimamada Ngozi Adichie is Port Magazine’s First Female Cover Star!

Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the latest cover star for the new issue of PORT Magazine and she is the first woman ever to appear on the cover of PORT, which was launched in 2011 as “the magazine for men”. The cover story for the biannual style magazine was written by Catherine Lacey, and photos were taken by Mamadi Doumbouya.   The new issue, PORT’s 22nd, will be out on newsstands in mid-April. Talking about putting a woman on the cover for the first time ever, editor Dan Crowe says:…

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Inspiring Quotes From American Poet Maya Angelou

American author, poet, and civil rights activist Maya Angelou was born on April 4, 1928, as Marguerite Annie Johnson. A giant name in American literature, Angelou’s writing was as devastating as it was incisive, which inspired many people who felt powerless to find the power within them. During her lifetime, Angelou had a number of achievements. She recited her poem “On the Pulse of Morning” at former President Bill Clinton’s inauguration ceremony in 1993. She was also nominated for the Pulitzer Prize for her volume of poetry titled “Just Give Me…

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South African activist and politician Winnie Mandela dies aged 81

South African anti-apartheid campaigner Winnie Mandela has been confirmed dead at age 81.  Winnie Madikizela Mandela was the former wife of South Africa’s first black president, Nelson Mandela. She was a South African activist and politician who has held several government positions and headed the African National Congress Women’s League. She was a member of the ANC’s National Executive Committee. This is a breaking news and will be updated when we have details but in the meantime, this is what is being said about the news of her demise. Rest…

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“Queen, never feel guilty for knowing your worth” – Juliet Ibrahim

Actress and Entrepreneur, Juliet Ibrahim Earlier today took to Instagram to drop an Easter message for women all over the world. With all the trials and tribulations that come with living a unique life, it is important that just as we bath daily, a dose of motivation or inspiration periodically, is essential.   “Queen, never feel guilty for knowing your worth, changing for the better and staying true to your vision. Don’t be afraid to grow, end bad habits, cut off unhealthy relationships & toxic friends. If you don’t receive…

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“Follow your own heart and fail forward knowing you followed you.” – Omowunmi Akinnifesi

Earlier today, Beauty Queen and Entrepreneur, Omowunmi Akinnifesi took to Instagram to share some encouraging words citing life experiences. She said “Someone very very close to me once told me that it was impossible for me to win MBGN. “The other girls are way prettier than you. Are u blind?”. Yet i won. How can you win Miss Tourism International? “Look at Miss Russia’s body?”…. Yet I won. “You can not win Miss Bikini International with your dark skin”. Yet I won. In total 3 crowns. Yet i won Next…

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