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A Selection of Traditional Rulers From Around Africa for Kids to Know

Traditional rulers play an important role in many African societies.  They are the custodians of peace and the traditions of their respective kingdoms. In this list we will be looking at a few of the most popular African monarchs that kids should know.

Posted on August 27, 2015 and filed under African Culture, Useful Lists.

12 African On-Line TV Stations & Movie Channels to Watch

Looking for online African movie channels and television stations? Well, as internet speeds get faster on the continent there are a few dedicated online stations that stream television shows and movies from countries such as Kenya, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa and many more. 

Posted on August 25, 2015 and filed under Useful Lists, African Culture, Fun Stuff.

10 Cool Brands For Kids With Kinky & Curly Hair

Taking Care of and maintaining naturally curly and kinky hair can be a chore. To help you out we've put together a list of good products of some brands to help style, strengthen and keep your little ones hair looking luxurious and  well nourished. 

Posted on August 24, 2015 and filed under Useful Lists, Mothers, Daughters, Education.

A List of World Heritage Sites in Africa For Kids to Know

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO) has designated 129 World Heritage Sites in Africa. Here are a few of some of the most famous ones that we feel kids should know about. 

Posted on August 18, 2015 and filed under African Culture, Education, Fun Stuff, Useful Lists.

10 Amazing Libraries in Africa for Kids to Know.

Africa is home to some amazing libraries. It has a long history of being one of the major centers of knowledge. Here is a list of some wonderful libraries from around the continent for kids to know. 

Posted on August 14, 2015 and filed under Useful Lists, Education.

A List of Children's Books That Celebrate Black Boys

A recent study carried out by the Cooperative Children's Book Center at the University of Wisconsin found that less than 3% of children's books in 2013 featured black characters. Everyone knows that books transmit values. It is therefore important for black boys to see themselves positively in their favourite books. 

Posted on August 11, 2015 and filed under Children's Books, Fun Stuff, Useful Lists.

Child Care Centers, Children Clubs, Museums & Schools in the U.K That Teach Kids About Africa

After a couple of requests we’ve put together a dedicated list for clubs, schools and organisations in the UK that teach about Africa. They range from schools that teach about African history to museums and centers that are focused on promoting  African & black heritage in the UK.

Posted on August 11, 2015 and filed under African Culture, Useful Lists.

A List of African Food Blogs & Websites With Recipes

If you are a lover of Nigerian food then you most check out All Nigerian Recipes and Food. Started by Flo Madubkie, a Nigerian food-o-holic, the website offers authentic Nigerian recipes, from dishes to snacks, and everything in-between that is tasty.   Check out her Youtube channel as she gives a step-by step tutorial on how to make these yummy dishes.