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Ethiopian cuisine and a couple’s American dream

They built their aspirations on the American dream, became citizens and started a business from the ground up. That dream for an Ethiopian couple committed to creating an authentic cuisine experience, comes to fruition in a sleepy urban suburb outside of Washington, D.C. They share their story with Tara Wall as part of her Africa In …

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Millennial immigrants who drive innovation

Ethiopian tech whiz Azarias Reda, visionary entrepreneur Botswanaian Biggie Tangane and Sierra Leonian-American civil activist Kadija Bah are obvious millennial stand-outs when you meet them individually and as a collective. Not simply because of the compelling stories they each bring to the United States in search of the American Dream, but the commitment they’ve made …

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EXCLUSIVE: Ambassador addresses South African xenophobia with Tara Wall

United States Ambassador to South Africa, Mninwa Johannes Mahalangu responded to the recent spate of xenophobic attacks taking place across South Africa, by speaking exclusively to Tara Wall, reporting for AFRICA TODAY TV. The ambassador addressed the impact the crisis is having on the country’s economy, political affairs, race relations and immigration. AFRICA TODAY TV …

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Why a local artist’s passion hits home with the African Diaspora

Art and creativity are at the heart of African culture, something many of us non-natives have come to enjoy in various mediums. Now, Africans living in the U.S. Diaspora who long for a little piece of home can also find it where we did, from a Washington, DC artist who sets his perch at the …