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This Is Not A Joke: TEDxMogadishu Is Back

After a two year break, TedxMogadishu is back. We speak with social activist, Ilwad Elman about what to expect from the event.

After a two-year hiatus, TEDxMogadishu is back. Somalia is at a watershed moment in its history. Just last month, the country declared a new leader. There’s been unprecedented growth in the technological sector, and widespread reassertion of Somali pride. At the same time, parts of the country are experiencing a famine that’s afflicting around 6.2 million people.

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OkayAfrica’s 100 Women

OkayAfrica's 100 Women is our first annual look at the women making an impact on the African continent and in the diaspora. From the biggest names in culture to young up-and-comers, we've got 'em.

In honor of Women’s History Month and our March theme, “Black Girls Only” we've put together the first annual "OkayAfrica's 100 Women."

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12 Trailblazing Somali Women

'Horn' founder and editor Sumaya lists 12 trailblazing Somali women and why you need to know about them.

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