Queen Moremi: Legendary Yoruba Beauty

She was the wife of Oranmiyan.  A women of tremendous beauty, and a faithful and zealous supporter of her husband and the Kingdom of Ile Ife.  At this time there were neighboring tribes called Igbo, who were regularly and  successfully raiding the people at and around Ile Ife.  These Igbo were considered to be demi-gods…

African American Lives (parts 1 – 4)

An unprecedented four-part series, AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES uncovers a new level personal discovery. Using genealogy, oral history, family stories, and DNA analysis to trace lineages through American history and back to Africa, the series provides life-changing journeys for a diverse group of highly accomplished African Americans including Whoopi Goldberg, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Quincy Jones, Dr….