JUST by looking at a photograph of Mickey and Maria Mohammed with their children, one might assume that they are just your average family. While some families are built from the ground up - brick by brick so to speak- other families come ready-made as is the case with the Mohammeds.
The world will tomorrow mark International Albinism Awareness Day—a special day reserved for increasing awareness about albinism and ending discrimination. This year’s theme, “Still Standing Strong”, acknowledges that the albinism community continues to remain united despite the challenges they encounter—and those challenges are many.
WHEN she was a child Krystal Joseph hated her name. She thought it was too common and not unique enough to match her personality. However her perspective changed once she began to develop a passion for crystals - the semi precious stones that inspired her name.
THERE was a time years ago when Jaron Nurse got attention for the things he did, now it’s what he’s saying—or in this case singing—that has people talking. The 29-year-old is walking in the footsteps of fellow gospel artistes Sherwin Gardner, Sean Daniel, Gitta Dan and Positive, crossing over to secular radio with his song, “Fed Up”, which has united youth and elders both Christian and of other belief systems.
MOUNTAINS are often used as a metaphor to describe obstacles or lofty ambitions. But Safiyyah Ali is more preoccupied with literal mountains—mountains so majestic yet formidable that they can only be conquered after years of intense preparation and countless hours of physical and mental training.