CREATIVITY AT ITS PEAK IN AFRICAN FASHION? 

Creativity as defined by oxford is the use of imagination or original ideas to create something; inventiveness. The art of turning new, original and imaginative ideas into reality. Creativity in Africa is characterized by the ability to perceive our continent, Africa in new ways, to find hidden patterns, to make connections between seemingly unrelated phenomena, […]

NIGERIAN FASHION BRAND YOMI CASUAL HAS RELEASED 2018 COLLECTION TITLED REGAL

Nigerian fashion brand Yomicasual is on a mission to revive the intricate embroidery after going back to it roots where it started from as the brand launches its Regal by Yomi Casual collection which highlights the unique needlework designs. The artistic collection redefines menswear into conceptual, effervescent contemporary panache. Every unique piece communicates a different […]

Did You Know Kenyan communities bury chiefs and elders in a sitting position?

While in many communities, the dead are buried lying down and usually with their arms bent and hands folded across the chest, a number of Luhya sub-tribes in western Kenya opt to bury their dead in a sitting position. The custom of burying people seated is believed to have originated from the precolonial King of […]

Ghanaian Designer ‘Adubea Jensen’ Making Luxury Handmade Accessories Out Of Tiny Beads

Adubea (Janet Oddoye) was born in England to a Danish mother with an eye for beautiful soft furnishings and vintage clothing, and a Ghanaian father, civil engineer by day and amiable socialite by night. At a tender age, Adubea was steeped in an aesthetic that was quintessentially Danish as well as being influenced by traditionally […]

ELISHA OWUSU AKYAW, A 16-YEAR OLD GHANAIAN IS CASHING IN BIG ON BITCOIN

Currently, Elisha is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Token Media, a cryptocurrency marketing firm he set up in 2017 to help blockchain projects reach their target audience.  Although his business is relatively small, he has worked with local financial firms to develop their projects. Token Media, according to Bitcoinafrica.io, has helped raise over $40 […]

VIDEO: BLAC CHYNA AND HER 18 YEAR OLD BOYFRIEND SPOTTED IN MONOCHROME DURING SHOPPING TRIP

They’ve been dating for less than a month. But Blac Chyna, 29, has already started coordinating her outfits to those of her younger boyfriend, YBN Almighty Jay, 18. The pair were seen holding hands in matching black and white attire in Los Angeles on Tuesday. The star poured her enviable curves into black leggings for the day […]