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News Benin » History: Dora Milaje's based on most feared women in history

News channel or source: http://www.pulse.ng/lifestyle/food-travel-arts-culture/dora-milajes-based-on-most-feared-women-in-history-id8009736.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

but fans are just learning that the female band known as the Dora Milaje is based on the Dahomey Amazons of Benin. The Dahomey Amazons are the only documented all female official frontline combat military unit in modern history. They were a sub-Saharan ...

News Benin » History: “Black Panther” Forces Africans And Black Americans To Reconcile The Past

News channel or source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/koviebiakolo/black-panther-is-for-everybody-black
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

in what is now the Republic of Benin — the historical connection to specific African history is sparse. Interestingly, features of African perspectives or experiences represented in Black Panther are directly connected to Africans’ sense of self in ...

News Benin » History: If You Ever Find Yourself in Benin City, Check Out These Places

News channel or source: http://www.informationng.com/2018/02/ever-find-benin-city-check-places.html
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

no wonder the British couldn’t resist the temptation to cart away some of their art treasure during the Benin Massacre of 1897. So, if you are interested in history, then you must to visit the museum at the King’s square, Ring road. 2.The Okomu ...

News Benin » History: History-rich Blue Devils look to net another good run

News channel or source: https://www.davisenterprise.com/sports/history-rich-blue-devils-look-to-net-another-good-run/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

It’s a rich history. Davis High boys have 11 Sac-Joaquin Section championships ... The rest of the rotation contains able bodies with guys like veterans Lingan Benin and Danny Honeychurch, both juniors, back in the fold. “Lingan is just a really ...

News Benin » History: A Walk Around a Nightlife Graveyard with Benin City

News channel or source: https://noisey.vice.com/en_uk/article/437x7g/benin-city-final-form-premiere-last-night-interview-2018
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Not Benin City. Idehen and Dorsett took me – a former editor ... “It feels almost personal, as if someone's gone ‘Ah yes, let me look at Joshua's history and just fucking Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind it. Where's everything I held dear?”

News Benin » History: Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax delivers keynote at black history event in Spotsylvania

News channel or source: http://www.fredericksburg.com/news/local/lt-gov-justin-fairfax-delivers-keynote-at-black-history-event/article_1159ffe7-9ac2-55c3-82ea-8aa1bb253205.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Justin Fairfax told the crowd at a black history celebration at Second New Hope Baptist Church ... the U.S. Diplomatic Service in 2013 after a 34-year career as ambassador to Benin, Ghana and Jamaica under each of the three most recent past presidents ...

News Benin » History: Why Berlin museums won’t just hand back colonial treasures

News channel or source: https://global.handelsblatt.com/politics/german-museums-wont-give-colonial-era-treasures-back-in-a-hurry-886410
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“Just to say it’s all stolen, let’s give everything back, is too simplistic,” he says in reference to Benin Bronzes taken by the British from what is modern day Nigeria. “History is never just black or white.” The archaeologist, who specializes ...

News Benin » History: Gallery: 'Black Panther' Filmgoers Display Pride Over a Cultural Turning Point

News channel or source: http://www.deadlinedetroit.com/articles/19346/gallery_black_panther_filmgoers_display_pride_over_a_cultural_turning_point
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

"Lineage: Benin and Togo," posts Shawntay Dalon ... wisdom and power. . . . And the fact that this set heights for the African culture and roots is history." Her photo at right and all but two of those below are by William L. Daniels, a Detroit portrait ...

News Benin » History: Our Past: St. Mary’s Catholic Church founded in 1859

News channel or source: http://www.thetelegraph.com/features/community/117822/our-past-st-marys-catholic-church-founded-in-1859
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Ten years ago: President George W. Bush, on a six-day tour of Africa, made his first stop in Benin before flying on to Tanzania. John McCain, the presumed Republican presidential nominee, picked up a total of 50 GOP national convention delegates from ...

News Benin » History: Governor Akeredolu restates commitment to industrialise Ondo

News channel or source: https://www.today.ng/news/nigeria/83658/governor-akeredolu-restates-commitment-industrialise-ondo
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“This is a milestone in the history of Ondo State. It is the beginning of industrialisation ... commissioned included the proposed flyover interchange across Lagos/Benin/Ore Expressway, Ore Industrial Park and the proposed Igbokoda-Okitipupa 18.1km ...