AsakeOge Couture presents a Lagos market-set lookbook for its latest collaboration with Ghanaian-based fabric company DaViva.
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‘Half Of A Yellow Sun,’ an epic Nigerian drama starring Oscar nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor (’12 Years A Slave’) and Thandie Newton (‘For Colored Girls’), is set for a U.S. premiere on May 16th in New York City.
Electro-Tropical music dons Chief Boima and Geko Jones have released their ‘Africa Latina’ mix, a smooth new gem from a musical exploration of sounds that connect Africa and Latin America.
Okayplayer and Okayafrica have teamed up with Converse Rubber Tracks to create and curate ‘Player Xchange,’ a new video series with first guests, Nigerian pop singer Bez and Brooklyn rapper/producer Sene.
The prediction that “most of Africa will be using smartphones in five years” is quickly becoming reality, with Intel’s new Yolo and a smartphone partnership between Microsoft and Huawei.
From the mind of Atlanta-based photographer and Noire 3000 Studios CEO, James C. Lewis comes a stunning new photography series that brings African deities to life.
Nigeria-based streetwear newcomer Always Fresh Gear recently released its debut collection The Fresh Life — a fun, vibrantly illustrated line of t-shirts and tanks.
Nigerian-German hip-hop/soul artist Nneka poses for Lagos, Nigeria-based fashion label MINKU Bags and its Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection.
While it may or may not be inspired by Nina Simone’s legendary song, Modé’s exquisite “4 Women” painting is now available as a printed tote.
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