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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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Senegal Denies Release of Former Chadian President Hissène Habré

The Senegalese judicial government has refused to release Chad's imprisoned ex-president Hissène Habré on the alleged basis of his health concerns.

The Senegalese judiciary has refused former Chad president Hissène Habré's request to be released from prison. Habré faces life imprisonment for crimes against humanity including rape, kidnapping, slavery and executions. The decision by the Senegalese judiciary comes after the 79-year-old former statesman's lawyers reportedly filed for his release on the basis of health concerns.

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A 35-year-old man has reportedly been arrested on charges of arson. This, after firefighters had been battling to put out the Cape Town fire that caused extensive damage.