Category Archives: Culture & Fashion

Girl’s African-Themed Dress Called ‘Tacky for Prom’ by Teacher

Thanks to Kyemah McEntyre, the teenager who designed her own prom dress last year, high school students across the country are wearing African-themed gowns. Yet despite the popularity of Ankara print gowns, Mayalaya Zanders was shamed for choosing one. When the 17-year-old, who … read more »

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Why Do People in the South Call Lunch ‘Dinner’ and Dinner ‘Supper’?

I grew up in the South, and that means I had a grandma who was an excellent cook, but it also means that, throughout my childhood, I was exceedingly confused about what the word ‘dinner’ meant. Most people I knew … read more »

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10 Lessons I Learned About Infidelity After Being Cheated On

Finding out you have been cheated on sucks. No matter how marvelous, monotonous, or miserable you thought your marriage was, discovering the person you trusted most has betrayed you is like being sucker punched by Mike Tyson at church on … read more »

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Psychologists say you need these 3 compatibility factors to have a successful marriage

Research suggests that being in a happy marriage is one of the best things you can do for yourself. According to The New York Times, “being married makes people happier and more satisfied with their lives than those who remain … read more »

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“Zambians Promoting Leadership in America” Invites You to Enter 2016 in Style & with a Plough Back Commitment

Continuing its mission of demonstrating transformational leadership, taking on responsibility and pursuing collaborative ventures, Atlanta-based Zambians Promoting Leadership in America (ZLA) are proud to announce three new partnerships with Zambian-led nonprofits for 2016. ZLA’s latest partners are: · Touch-of-an-Angel, founded … read more »

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Justina Mutale, African Woman of the Year and Founder/CEO of POSITIVE RUNWAY: The Global Catwalk to Stop the Spread of HIV/AIDS has been invited as a Lead Speaker at the Women Economic Forum, which will be held in Goa, India … read more »

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Knight collapses in court after judge sets $25 million bail

Death Row Records co-founder Marion “Suge” Knight has been taken to hospital after collapsing in court in Los Angeles. It happened shortly after a judge ordered that his bail be set at $25 million (£16.7 million) in a murder case. … read more »

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Photo: President Lungu in Ngoni dance

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Esther asks govt to prioritize education

First Lady Esther Lungu has urged government to consider education as top priority for sustainable development. Speaking when she officiated at the launch of the Lafarge Foundation a Lafarge corporate social responsibility initiative at Twangale Park in Kafue today, Mrs … read more »

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