Sahle-Work Zewde Is Ethiopia’s First Woman President and Africa’s Only Serving Female Head of State

Sahle-Work Zewde Is Ethiopia’s First Woman President and Africa’s Only Serving Female Head of State

Ethiopia made history on Thursday when its parliament named the nation’s first-ever woman president and currently Africa’s only serving female head of state: Sahle-Work Zewde, a veteran diplomat and former United Nations official. In an address after taking her oath of office, President Sahle-Work, 68, pledged to work toward a “society that rejects the oppression

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Coin Pouch Tutorial

Coin Pouch Tutorial

  (source: seekatesew) Tiny little coin pouches are so fun to sew and maybe even more fun to stuff! This little coin pouch tutorial makes a perfectly sized mini pouch that is great for using as a little wallet. Since it’s summer-time, a coin pouch is perfect for bringing change to the pool for snack

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Ancient Aliens – Lalibela Churches

Ancient Aliens – Lalibela Churches

St. George Ethiopian Orthodox Church in Ethiopia, one of the rock carved churches of Lalibela. These churches were carved out of solid rock. In the heart of Ethiopia is situated one of its holiest towns, known as Lalibela, where a group of eleven monolithic rock-hewn churches stand. They are the biggest monolithic temples in the

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All the Celebrities at Aretha Franklin’s 6-Hour Funeral, and How to Watch

All the Celebrities at Aretha Franklin’s 6-Hour Funeral, and How to Watch

Aretha Franklin’s funeral is today, Friday, August 31, and it’s an event worthy of the Queen of Soul. Stevie Wonder, Jennifer Hudson, Ariana Grande (and Pete Davidson!), President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton, and Tyler Perry have already arrived at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, in addition to her friends and family. There will

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Meghan, Duchess of Sussex’s wedding dress, as seen in the new Windsor Castle exhibit A Royal Wedding: The Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex’s wedding dress, as seen in the new Windsor Castle exhibit A Royal Wedding: The Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex’s Givenchy wedding dress was only seen from afar or through a screen. However, Kensington Palace just announced that the public will be able to see it up close and personal come October. Meghan, Duchess of Sussex’s Givenchy wedding dress was only seen from afar or through a screen. However, Kensington Palace

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