“I didn’t love my hair when I was a child..” This Lupita’s Interview with Allure Magazine on Hair& Identity Has Us in Our Feelings!

Lupita Nyongo’ needs no introduction. She is an African actress reputed for her sterling performance in movies like “Black Panther” among others. She has won tons of awards for her acting including Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She is the first Kenyan and Mexican actress to win an Academy Award. Aside acting though, Lupita’s […]

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#FashionSpotlight- 3 African Fashion Designers Killing it Internationally!

Alongside American and European designers, many African designers and Fashion brands have successfully developed new trends in the world of fashion. Some African designers on the international scence killing this fashion game and making Africa proud is what we are about on the blog today. Adama Ndiaye (Senegal) is a Senegalese fashion designer also known as “Adama Paris” […]

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Ade Hassan turned her love for lingerie into a business

Ade Hassan found it difficult to find the right lingerie to match her skin tone and two years after discovering her calling Ade launched Nubian Skin . Since the launch,Nubian Skin has products in five stores in the UK, two in Portugal, 21 stores in the U.S., and can be sold through nine websites online. […]

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Aieshetu Fatima Dozie : Now you see me

Last year, I was compelled to write an article entitled “Do You See Me?” upon learning of President Buhari’s demeaning statement regarding his wife’s public rebuke of him and the so-called Cabal. Standing beside Angela Merkel, arguably the most powerful woman on earth, his innate patriarchy drove him to make what many of us found to […]

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Lola Ogunyemi speaks out on her Dove ad ‘ I am not a victim’

On Saturday, Dove apologized for a body wash advertisement perceived by many on social media as racist. Lola Ogunyemi, the model featured in the ad is speaking out and telling the story from her perspective. In an essay for The Guardian, Ogunyemi spoke of  how she was raised in London although from Nigeria. According to her, comments from people […]

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