Category Archives: Around The World

Saturday Fashion News Roundup!- Oluchi Heads To Nigeria For ANTM Auditions & Fashion Brand Ella and Gabby To Showcase At 2013 AFWL In August

As many of you already know, Oluchi runs the African franchise of the America’s Next Top Model! Africa’s Next Top Model auditions will be holding this coming Tuesday the 23rd of July 2013 at the Federal Palace Hotel, on Ahmadu Bello way, Victoria Island, Lagos from 7am – 7pm. So, all you model hopefuls in…

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Nigerian Fashion Growth: Watch AFP Report With Avi Wadhwani, Odun Ogunbiyi, LDA & Tope Edu

In Nigeria, the economy is booming thanks to the country&#39s rich oil supplies, and now the country&#39s fashion designers are wanting to ride the wave of economic prosperity with the hope of making Lagos an international fashion hotspot. {youtube} https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8oo7vsan8Sc {/youtube}       Share via LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+ & Facebook. Leave your views in…

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President Uhuru Kenyatta Seeks UBA Support To Make Nairobi An International Financial Centre

Uhuru Kenyatta has unveiled plans to make Nairabi an international financial centre and is calling on UBA to play a pivotal role in seeing to the actualization of this plan. Speaking in Abuja at a luncheon organized in his honor on Monday by UBA, President Kenyatta said the bank, as African financial services institution is…

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Globacom Named The Official Africa Telecommunications Sponsor For Africa Fashion Week London 2013

The organisers of Africa Fashion Week London are delighted to announce Globacom Limited as the official African telecommunications sponsor for the third edition of Africa Fashion Week London scheduled for 1-3 August 2013 at Old Truman Brewery in Shoreditch. Also the official sponsors for African Arts and Fashion Banquet fundraiser gala presented by AFWL at…

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2013 Lagos Fashion & Design Week: Entry Call For Designers, Entrepreneurs And Models

Lagos Fashion and Design Week (LFDW) organized by Omoyemi Akerele of Stylehousefiles with MTN as the major sponsor for the last two years has been an annual premiere fashion event which brings together media, industry, buyers and consumers to view the current collections of designers in the fashion capital of Lagos, Nigeria. Are you a…

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The Future Awards 2013: Check Out The Much Awaited List Of 75 Inspiring Young Nominees

After a full year receiving nominations from across Africa, the Central Working Committee (CWC) of The Future Awards Africa has today released the Nominees List for 2013. The list – of five nominees each – is released for 15 categories and the nominees will be hosted to an invitation-only reception by the Consul-General of the…

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Vote Now! Nominations For The Future Awards ‘International Young Media Entrepreneur’ Closes July 25

The Central Working Committee of The Future Awards Africa (TFAA) has announced its partnership with The British Council on The Future Awards Prize in Media Enterprise 2013. Executive Director of The Future Awards Project, Chude Jideonwo, at The Future Awards 2012, Port Harcourt, Rivers State The search begins for young persons working in the creative…

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UBA Launches Exclusive World Mastercard, It Offers A Chockfull Of Benefits

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has introduced the World MasterCard, which is the most exclusive card in the MasterCard staple. The introduction of the UBA World MasterCard is consistent with the Bank’s strategic focus of providing appropriate product to every customer segment, including but not limited to the highly discerning customers who cherish rare…

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