This exhaustive exploration of the sociocultural, political, and monetary roles of African ladies via background demonstrates how African girls have shaped―and proceed to shape―their societies.
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• comprises images of strong ladies in colonial Africa; arts resembling bead-making, pottery, and basketry; modern ladies in politics; and extra
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