Tagged on the magazine as ‘The model with attitude,’ plus-size model Ashley Graham has been unveiled as the star of British Vogue‘s January cover – marking a significant departure from many of her model predecessors like Cara Delevingne, Gigi Hadid and the ubiquitous Kate Moss. Continue reading
South Africa is on a move to legalize the cultivation of marijuana for medicinal purposes in April 2017. This comes after the Parliament’s health committee accepted to implement the Medical Innovation Bill. A bill which was proposed by late Dr. Mario Ambrosini of Inkatha Freedom Party in 2013.
Dr. Mario committed suicide in 2014 after he was refused an orthodox medical treatment in favour of alternative medicine, including medical marijuana to treat his lung cancer.XX Speaking after the announcement by the Medicines Control Council and the Department of Health in Parliament last week, Mr. Singh of the IFP said: Continue reading
Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week has finally ended, and still most of the clothes are either unwearable or too expensive to buy. I honestly still believe that most Nigerians designers do not make money in Nigeria, maybe somewhere else unknown to me, I still walk down the street and see most Nigerians in fake Gucci, Zara or China/Turkey imported with the exception of big fashion houses such as Deola Saego, Maki Oh, and some few Menswear brands whose customers are mostly the 1% of wealthy Nigerians and are now turning into national compulsory wedding attires, but we still have to note that even the so called big fashion houses in Nigeria still account over 60% of their revenues to the foreign market. Continue reading
Under a flutter of camera flashes announcing the front row arrivals of Rihanna,Jennifer Lawrence, and Kate Moss at Dior this morning, one may not have immediately noticed that the show’s true guest of honor had arrived. Quietly slipping past photographers, leading African author and modern feminist icon Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie took her front row perch alongside fashion power players. Continue reading
The agreement also included the building of the largest petroleum product depot in Nigeria. Continue reading
Nigerian Pop artist,Mo’Cheddah, has finally taken a leap in the world of fashion with the launch of her new ready to wear clothing line that emphasizes fun, edge and most importantly affordability. Continue reading
“I want to create opportunities for People of Colour” Lupita Nyong’o says as she covers American Vogue’s October issue. To celebrate her new movie “Queen of Katwe, the Oscar-winning actress took Vogue, including Mario Testino, Tonne Goodman and her hairstylist Vernon Francois to her village in Kenya. See more below: Continue reading
Australian researchers have reconstructed the face of an ancient Egyptian mummy, using a 3D printer to create a replica skull and forensic sculpting techniques to bring it to life. Continue reading
So Japan wants to control Africa, I just hope the read the terms before signing.
President Buhari joined other African leaders to attend the opening ceremony of the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) in Nairobi, Kenya. More photos after the cut…
Olamide has just dropped two surprise new songs.
The first is called “Owo Blow” and it was produced by Major Bangs while the second is “Sere (Ghetto Story” which features Lil Kesh and was also produced by Major Bangs. Continue reading
Lagos state has been ranked the world’s third worst city to live in. This is according to the 2016 World livability ranking released by the Economist Intelligence Unit yesterday Thursday August 18th. Out of 140 countries that was used during the survey, Lagos came 138th just above war-ravaged Tripoli and Damascus.
Its high time we start getting magazines covers right in Nigeria.
Star Actress Chika Ike is the cover star on this Week’s cover of Vanguard Allure. Continue reading
Top footballers from the Nigeria Professional football League arrived in Spain on Monday ahead of a La Liga tour organised by the League Management company (LMC) in conjunction with the Spanish La Liga. Continue reading
According to ameyawdebrah.com The young and rich all over the world like to flaunt their ‘wealth’, especially the people from Tech money; and the rich kids of Ghana and Nigeria are not any different. From kids enjoying the wealth of their families to those making their own money their own way, social media is a place to find them all – and here is a compilation of some young ballers for you viewing pleasure!
Yemi Alade gave a very dope performance at the just concluded 2016 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria! This woman can sing! She basically brought down the house but lets not forget that the Tiannah Styling collection which had some celebs catwalking basically climax the whole event! lol.
She gave a live performance that just melted our hearts, see more pictures below…
These are people dying without the spill of blood
These are people dying from the spill of flood
How hurting it is to die in water amidst fire Continue reading
US Magazine, The Business Insider has listed Mo Abudu, CEO & Chairwoman of EbonyLife TV amongst the top 100 business visionaries creating value for the world.
The inaugural edition of Business Insider 100: The Creators celebrates many of the inspiring people and success stories around the globe. Mo Abudu is no. 56 according to the list which includes the CEOs of Alibaba, IKEA, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, Google and Starbucks with Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg topping the list. Continue reading