Here’s a look at African American individuals and issues making headlines throughout the country.
Los Angeles-based life coach, Nekisha-Michelle Bakre, is on a mission to heal “Black love,” create joy, and make dreams come true, helping women of color attract and keep their ideal mate through her new blog www.nolovedrama.com. Nekisha-Michelle, “Life Redesign Queen,” is a happiness and love expert. As seen on KTLA 5 Morning News and Black Enterprise magazine, Bakre says the answer to healthy long-lasting relationships is embodying the secret to attracting your ideal soul mate, becoming bilingual in your love talk and consistently raising your love IQ. Using her own experiences, the death of her first love, multiple abusive relationships, journey of celibacy and a happy divorce, Bakre uses her life as a platform to help those seeking love. After completing her own soul work, she is now dedicated to intimately helping women of color avoid the pitfalls and unnecessary drama that can be associated with love and relationship.
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First lady Michelle Obama will kick off a two-day nationwide tour, this week celebrating the third anniversary of Let’s Move!, her initiative to ensure that all children grow up healthy and reach their full potential. The tour will showcase progress and announce new ways the country is coming together around the health of children. Mrs. Obama will also travel to New York City to talk about the third anniversary of Let’s Move! on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Good Morning America and The Dr. Oz Show.