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Flora Nwakpa Google's doodle for today celebrates 'the mother of modern African literature' - Pulse Nigeria

Flora Nwakpa Google's doodle for today celebrates 'the mother of modern African literature'Pulse NigeriaFlora Nwapa was a Nigerian Igbo author who has been often referred to as the mother of modern African literature. Published: 13.01.2017; Folarin Okunola. Print; eMail · Google doodle for today January 13, 2017 honoring Flora Nwapa. play. Google doodle ...and more »

Everything about Flora Nwapa screamed 'feminist', everything but her own words - Ventures Africa;

Everything about Flora Nwapa screamed 'feminist', everything but her own words - Ventures Africa

Ventures AfricaEverything about Flora Nwapa screamed 'feminist', everything but her own wordsVentures Africa“I think that I will go out and say that I am a feminist with a big f because Obioma said on Monday that feminism is about possibilities; there are possibilities, there are choices. Let us not be afraid to say that we are feminists…. Globally, we need ...and more »

Google celebrates Flora Nwanzuruahu Nwapa with a doodle - Vanguard;

Google celebrates Flora Nwanzuruahu Nwapa with a doodle - Vanguard

VanguardGoogle celebrates Flora Nwanzuruahu Nwapa with a doodleVanguardGoogle celebrated Flora Nwanzuruahu Nwapa, Nigerian Igbo author with a doodle on her 86th posthumous birthday yesteday. Flora Nwapa doodle. The changes made on the Google logo are called doodles which is use to celebrate holidays, anniversaries, ...and more »

6 reasons you should reconsider Flora Nwapa as your role model - YNaija;

6 reasons you should reconsider Flora Nwapa as your role model - YNaija

YNaija6 reasons you should reconsider Flora Nwapa as your role modelYNaijaIf we asked you to reel off your female heroes, the list may go something like: “Mo Abudu, Onyeka Onwenu, Funmilayo Ransom-Kuti, Chimamanda Adichie, Mo Abudu x2…” No, not that there is anything wrong with that. These are really fine women who have ...and more »

Flora Nwapa: Google celebrates Nigerian author with a doodle - Daily Trust;

Flora Nwapa: Google celebrates Nigerian author with a doodle - Daily Trust

Daily TrustFlora Nwapa: Google celebrates Nigerian author with a doodleDaily TrustTech giant, Google in their today's doodle honoured late Nigerian novelist Florence Nwanzuruahu Nkiru Nwapa, popularly referred to as Flora Nwapa. This was done to celebrate her 86th posthumous birthday. Flora died in 1993. Google Doodles which are ...and more »

Google celebrates Nigerian author - NAIJ.COM;

Google celebrates Nigerian author - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMGoogle celebrates Nigerian authorNAIJ.COMFlorence Nwanzuruahu Nkiru Nwapa is an icon. The Nigerian Igbo author was around in the 1930s and made her mark as a writer. She was born in January 13 1931 and blessed the world with her talent until her passing in 1993. Many leave the earth having ...and more »

Flora Nwapa; the phenomenal woman - BusinessDay;

Flora Nwapa; the phenomenal woman - BusinessDay

BusinessDayFlora Nwapa; the phenomenal womanBusinessDayI remember when I watched Onyeka Nwelu documentary of Flora Nwapa at the Lights Camera Festival in 2016, amidst sipping wine and talking to a stranger her story thrilled me. The documentary portrayed her as a woman with strong roots and a deep sense ...and more »

This 24-year-old is Zambia's first female fighter jet pilot - Ventures Africa;

This 24-year-old is Zambia's first female fighter jet pilot - Ventures Africa

Ventures AfricaThis 24-year-old is Zambia's first female fighter jet pilotVentures AfricaOver the years, we have celebrated firsts. But there is nothing we love more than female firsts, seeing women break through societal structures, bulldozing their way through male-dominated occupations, and actually winning. These stories of female ...and more »

Google honours late Nigerian novelist Flora Nwapa - Guardian;

Google honours late Nigerian novelist Flora Nwapa - Guardian

GuardianGoogle honours late Nigerian novelist Flora NwapaGuardianA Google Doodle dedicated to the celebration Flora Nwapa's 86th posthumous birthday. Nwapa was born on January 13, 1931. She died on October 16, 1993. PHOTO: GOOGLE. On her 86th posthumous birthday, late Nigerian novelist Flora Nwanzuruahu ...and more »

Morocco plans to ban Burqas - Ventures Africa;

Morocco plans to ban Burqas - Ventures Africa

Ventures AfricaMorocco plans to ban BurqasVentures AfricaThe question of the capacity of Europe has resurfaced times without number, due to their crackdown on burqas, last year. Countries like France and Germany and Belgium called for the ban and people wondered how this move gelled with the ideology of ...and more »