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'Get Funky' With Nala Diagouraga x Elle Romania

African model Nala Diagouraga is featured in 'Get Funky' editorial by Elle Romania Magazine, photographed by Gaby Hirit.

Elle Romania just published this 'Get Funky' editorial featuring Senegalese/Malian model Nala Diagouraga. The shoot features an array of colorful summer wear in front of a pitch black background, highlighting each piece and Diagouraga's modeling prowess. We're definitely feeling the mix of headwraps, swimsuits, and fierce shoes styled by Margescu and Maurice Munteanu. Scroll through our gallery to view Gabi Hirit's photos featuring the stunning African model Diagouraga. If you want to talk about it, tweet @okayafrica with #naladiagouraga.
Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

Dying Lagoons Reveal Mexico’s Environmental Racism

In the heart of a traditionally Black and Indigenous use area in Southwest Mexico, decades of environmental destruction now threatens the existence of these communities.

On an early morning in September 2017, in a little fishing village in the Pacific coast of Oaxaca, called Zapotalito, thousands of dead fish floated on the surface of the Chacahua-Pastoría lagoons. A 7.1-magnitude earthquake, which rattled Mexico City on September 19, was felt as far down as Zapotalito, and the very next morning, its Black, Indigenous and poor Mestizo residents, who depend on the area's handful of lagoons for food and commerce, woke up to an awful smell and that terrible scene of floating fish.

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