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The Ladies of OkayAfrica Show You 7 Unique Ways To Tie a Headwrap

In this short video tutorial, the ladies of OkayAfrica showcase seven different ways to tie a headwrap. Enjoy!

Headwraps are everything.


They add effortless flair to any and every look, and they're life savers on a bad hair day. Black women have been wearing headwraps for centuries, and we continue to do with style and pride. As you can probably tell—we're fans.

If you've always wanted to tie your head wrap as skillfully as your favorite aunty, look no further. We've got you covered with seven unique ways to tie a head wrap, brought to you by the women of OkayAfrica.

Check us below. Happy slaying!

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Thousands Left Homeless After Tropical Cyclone Eloise Hits Mozambique

Mozambicans are stranded after cyclone Eloise struck this past Saturday and displaced close to 7000 people following damage caused by the storm which destroyed houses, crops, schools and hospitals.

Mozambique has reportedly been hard hit by cyclone Eloise which landed in Mozambique this past Saturday. The cyclone made landfall in central Mozambique on 23 January causing immense flooding and infrastructure damage. Close to 7000 people in the coastal province of Mozambique have reportedly been displaced. This follows after Eloise destroyed more than 5000 houses. Furthermore over 100 000 hectares of viable crops have been destroyed along with nine schools demolished, 17 schools have been damaged as well as 11 hospitals.

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