Nigeria

LADUNNI LAMBO: Juxtaposition Of Culture And Modern Influence Made In Nigeria
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Launched in 2016, Ladunni Lambo is a ready-to-wear fashion brand made in Nigeria. Founded by its eponymous creative director, Ladunni Lambo, the brand is quickly attaining awareness through its distinctive unification of cultural motifs and modern silhouettes. From having their...
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RAYA: Nigerian Jewellery Brand Making A Statement
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It starts with a signature yellow box. An indication that this Lagos-based brand is the furthest thing from a wallflower. Ivie Omenai started Raya in 2014 when she noticed the lack of indigenous jewellery brands in Nigeria. Since then, she...
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The Woven Beauty of Nigerian Brand: ETHNIK by Tunde Owolabi
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Reinvent and sustain culture. It’s already a fact that Africa is a hub of prodigious design. Nevertheless, now more than ever, it needs to go a step further and preserve heritage; before the techniques and stories are disremembered. So what...
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West African Moves: 3 Athleisure Brands Inspired By Nigeria
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Our next top on our Athleisure tour takes us to Nigeria. A country with more than 250 ethnic groups and an estimated population of over 186million, we’re secretly disappointed that we didn’t find a jollof rice inspired line. However, these...
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The power of the African Narrative-TedTalk Chris Abani #AfricaSpeaks #TDSvoices
The power of the African Narrative-TedTalk Chris Abani
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"There's been a lot of talk about narrative in Africa. And what's become increasingly clear to me is that we're talking about news stories about Africa; we're not really talking about African narratives," says Nigerian novelist and poet Christopher (Chris)...
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Ndani TV takes you on a journey into the depths of Africa, unveiling the beauty inside
Ndani TV takes you on a journey into the depths of Africa, unveiling the beauty inside
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Without a doubt, social media is revolutionizing Africa. YouTube has especially given Africans a chance to change perceptions about Africa and instigate change. Ndani TV is an illustration of African’s choosing to tell their own stories, from their perspective. Ndani...
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LISA FOLAWIYO formerly “Jewel by Lisa” – AFRICA FEATURE -LAGOS, NIGERIA
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Lisa Folawiyo hails from Lagos and is a highly acclaimed fashion designer who is now a global women’s wear and accessories designer brand. Lisa Folawiyo perfected the art of wearing Ankara through the use of ornate embellishment transforming the fabric...
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