African Intellectual Innovators According to Gatesville

Dr. Henry Louis Gates, American historian and director of WEB Dubois Research Institute,  listed a few of  top African intellectual innovators for the National Geographic. On the list are the increasingly popular author Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie,  distinguished writer Wole Soyinka,  and the late and great singer Miriam Makeba. I was pleased to see another woman Read More

An Interview with Habiba Cooper Diallo-Founder of Women’s Health Organization International

For Habiba Cooper Diallo,  it took awareness, compassion and determination to erase the miles between herself the women and girls suffering from obstetric fistula across the oceans. After reading about Anafghat Ayouba’s journey from fistula patient to women’s health and empowerment advocate in her community in Niger, Habiba, then 12-years old and living in Toronto, Read More