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The Side Eye: 'Africa Is Where Your Hair Grows Fast'


K.Will, a South Korean singer, recently returned from Africa with braids. He said of the experience: "I’m back! Leaving behind regrets and [I'm] healthy. After arriving, I’m at peace. The continent of Africa on the other side of the globe is one where your hair grows quickly!” Does he know he sounds nuts? His 'before' pic is below. As one OKA contributor put it: "OH THE HAIRORR!!!!." (via allkpop).

 

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Nigerian Footballer Asisat Oshoala Dedicates Her Historic UEFA League Cup Win To Young African Girls

Nigerian footballer Asisat Oshoala has once again made history by being the first African woman to lift the UEFA Women's Champions League cup following her historic debut in the European league four years ago.

Nigeria is celebrating Asisat Oshoala, who plays for Barcelona Femini following the wonderous defeat of Chelsea Women's team. 26-year-old Oshoala led her team to victory with less than twenty minutes left of the match. The enthralling match took place this past Sunday at the Gamla Ullevi Stadium in Gothenburg, Sweden. Oshoala's high goal scoring rate has been hailed as a huge contributing factor to the UEFA Women's Champions League (UWCL) final win. The ever-consistent Oshoala dedicated the win to young girls in Africa as a way of inspiring them to continue striving for their dreams.

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