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Meet The Host of the Upcoming bAw Network Show “Bougie-On-A-Budget” – Mrs M

Fie Moyo

I am a wife, daughter, sister, and a vibe 😊. Being a young, black African woman is something that I am very proud to be. Growing up in South Africa, a country with diverse cultures, I have learnt to be...

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Reflections Of A Convoluted Mind

Dr. Samke J Ngcobo

Mental illnesses and academic disciplines which deal with mental health struggles are still realms that are misunderstood and therefore poorly embraced. As a result, those who struggle with mental health issues find themselves under the harsh glare of stigma and...

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Mother’s Day Post: Self-Care Through Cooking with Mai Burnette

Mai Burnette

  Hi bAwses, we know it's been a minute since you read anything from us. We've been busy transitioning to a whole Network - check out what we're talking about here. In honour of #MothersDay we thought it would be...

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Mental Health Awareness Month: A Love Story of Pain, Purpose and Faith by Babalwa Nkente

[caption id="attachment_4327" align="aligncenter" width="5760"] Photo by Nick Owuor (astro.nic.visuals) on Unsplash[/caption]   When I sit and think about the mental health landscape in South Africa, I am somewhat impressed with where we are as a country in becoming more aware of this growing...

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“Ebenezer: Thus Far the Lord Has Led Us” – An Interactive Session with the bAw Team this Friday!

Hey sis!   It’s been a whole minute – we know! 2019 keeps showing us flames, and we miss engaging you as frequently on this platform but we want you to know that we’re still here and still in your...

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Burnt Out? Hit Refresh by Larissa Subira

[caption id="attachment_4087" align="aligncenter" width="563"] Photo Cred: Black Enterprise online[/caption]   So apparently, we're in month 6 of the year. Is it just me or does each month feel more intense than the last? Or the feeling that time is flying,...

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The Black Panther Aftermath: A Reflection of Our Shared Truth by Lerato Oguntoye

[caption id="attachment_3819" align="aligncenter" width="453"] Photo Cred: Davatka[/caption] A few of months ago I was on Twitter and saw a tweet of a group of Black ladies, based in the United States, wearing African inspired attire with the caption, “Wakanda Forever”....

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What Anchors You? by Larissa Subira

[caption id="attachment_3791" align="aligncenter" width="457"] Photo Cred: Thoughtful Tattoos online[/caption] May is a month of celebration on the continent of Africa. “Why?”, you may ask. Well on the 25th of May 1963 the Organization of African Unity, now the African Union,...

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In Conversation with Thuli Zulu by Larissa Subira

Hey lady!   Happy Wednesday and welcome to a brand new month! We have entered the second quarter of the year and I hope you’ve managed to press the refresh button in preparation for what is essentially a new chapter....

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International Women’s Month: In Conversation with Ancillar Nombewu

  Morning bAwses!   Welcome to our weekly catch-up on all things to do with black girl magic on the African continent

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