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Minz Celebrates People of All Shades In the Sensational Video For 'Skin'

The rising Nigerian artist shares the music video for his latest banger.

After a period of silence, Minz returns to the spotlight with his latest single "Skin," a crisp and seductive afro-swing track that appreciates the beautiful skin and figure of all women.

Shot and directed by Mahine Sef in Gabon, the music video is sensational and will have you transfixed while you view it.

"I want everyone seeing this video to feel good about themselves. To know that they are special. The little imperfections that make us insecure about ourselves are actually what make us unique and beautiful," he writes to OkayAfrica on e-mail.

Now 24, Minz excels as a songwriter, producer and singer and it's only a matter of time until the scope of his talent sets him skyrocketing into stardom.

Check out Minz's brand new music video for 'Skin' below.


Minz - Skin (Official Music Video) youtu.be

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Pregnant Tanzanian Girls Now Have Hope Of An Education

In the past, Tanzania's pregnant girls of school-going age were banned from accessing an education. However, things are about to change!

If a young girl of school-going age happened to fall pregnant in Tanzania, it usually spelled the end of her schooling career — and the death of any prospects she may have had for a bright future. In Tanzania currently, an estimated 5 500 girls are forced to leave school each year due to pregnancy, according to the World Bank.

The Tanzanian government has announced a new programme aimed at addressing the plight of young girls who have been impacted by this discriminatory ban. Tanzania's Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology Leonard Akwilapo said young girls will now be offered an opportunity to further their schooling at alternative colleges.

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