A Letter from Nneka Gigi

Posted by Nneka Gigi on

My Beautiful Black People,  My whole objective and purpose on this earth is to uplift and empower you. Hair, sculptures, canvases, education and furniture are a few of the many tools I use to do so. I love you and us unapologetically. I use to not always have such pride in myself and my Nigerian culture. How could I? My father would show me videos and pictures and drums from my fatherland that had me ripe with pride but once I left my house..it was another story. I've tried bleaching my skin and perming my hair until I was almost bald. I've dealt...

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