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OkayAfrica's 100 Women 2017

OkayAfrica's 100 Women celebrates African women who are making waves, shattering ceilings, and uplifting their communities.

This year, OkayAfrica selected 12 themes for each month to cover in 2017. In conjunction with our theme, "Black Girls Only," during Women's History Month (March), we are celebrating black women who are making waves, shattering ceilings, and uplifting their communities. For the first time this year (and hopefully every year hereafter) we honor a selection of them as OkayAfrica's 100 Women.

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Our Readers Showed Out for 'Black Panther' in Style

We asked you all to share your "Black Panther" style using the hashtag #OkayWakandaStyle, and you did not disappoint.

Black people across the diaspora celebrated showed up in their flyest attire to celebrate the monumental release of Black Panther over the weekend.

We asked our audience to send in their Black Panther looks over the weekend, using the hashtag #OkayWakandaStyle, and you all truly delivered—like seriously, y'all did that.

We received several submissions of festively dressed folks—families, friends and couples alike—who displayed pure black pride in their African-Inspired attire.

Check out some of the stellar submissions we received below.


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Let Nissi Kick Start Your Weekend With 'Familiar'

Burna Boy's sister Nissi comes through with the uplifting new video for "Familiar"

Nissi has been making her mark with the drop of catchy singles like the politically-charged "Pay Attention," "Criminal," and "Mama Mi."

The budding Nigerian singer is now here with the lively new music video for "Familiar," arguably her most addictive track to-date which blends an array of electronic, pop and afrobeats influences for an all-out dance affair.

Nissi is joined by two dancers in the new clip as she proceeds to kill it with her dance moves—and with those outfits.

We talked to Nissi last year about her blossoming music career and her tentative plans to eventually work with her brother, Burna Boy, revisit the full interview here.

Let Nissi's new music video for "Familiar" kick start your weekend.

"Familiar" is available everywhere now from Okaymusic.

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