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.
The 12th Annual BET Awards are right around the corner, and the list of nominees were announced yesterday at a press conference in New York. The usuals, Beyoncé and Kanye West lead this year’s event, with Bey nominated for six awards and Kanye nominated for five.
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.
Continuing our Creative Features into the new year we introduce Modé, a young Nigerian artist who has been painting most of her life took her and craft a step further by studying at the Academy of Art in San Francisco.
The Afrisonore Unplugged series with sensational singer, Nneka Egbuna continues at The Park at 14th in Washington, D.C. following a show in NYC.
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