Category Archives: Around The World

Photos As RFI Hausa Expands Programming Line-Up, Moves Into New Premises In Lagos

The French current affairs radio station that broadcasts worldwide in French and 12 foreign languages, Radio France Internationale (RFI) has repackaged its programs in Hausa with an extended program line-up as well as inaugurating a new studio in Lagos. On the occasion of the inauguration, Cecile Mégie, Exectuive Vice President of RFI, presented the Person…

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Saturday Fashion News Round Up: Kinabuti’s Range Of Pochettes, Taryor Gabriels Bespoke “Envy” & Bcrown Luxury “Premium Rush” Ad Campaigns

Kinabuti Debuts New Range Of Designer Pochettes Kinabuti will be lighting up the runway at the 2013 Lagos Fashion and Design week (LDFW) as it is set to launch from its accessory line its range of exquisite designer pochettes. Designed, created and produced in collaboration with MsRossanaValentini, previous head designer to world renowned top designer…

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Join Olusegun Aganga, Olusegun Agbaje, Simon Burnstien & Other Stakeholders At The Fashion Business Series

This month Lagos will play host to the Guaranty Trust Bank Lagos Fashion and Design Week from the 23rd of October to the 26th October; at the Ocean View Grounds by Eko Hotel, Ademola Adetokubo, Victoria Island, Lagos. As part of the activities to culminate the week, Guaranty Trust Bank has teamed up with the…

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40 Professional Cyclists Raise Awareness On Breast Cancer With The “Pink Ride Lagos”

On Saturday 12 October, 2013 in Alausa-Lagos, Pink Pearl Foundation, a charity organisation flagged off its 3rd annual “Pink Ride Lagos” event with 40 professional cyclists made up of both male and female riders. Rhoda Ayinde flagging off the Ride Rhoda Ayinde, Orode Ryan-Okpu & Roli Uduaghan “Pink Ride Lagos” which is in commemoration of…

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Hot Topics Of The Week

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this column. On Sunday, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority suspended the license of Dana Airlines in the wake of last Thursdays’ Associated Airlines plane crash. The parents of the victims of the Aluu killings held a…

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Hot Topics Of The Week

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this column. On Sunday, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority suspended the license of Dana Airlines in the wake of last Thursdays’ Associated Airlines plane crash. The parents of the victims of the Aluu killings held a…

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Deola Sagoe And MAI Announced As Official Clothiers For The Future Awards Africa 2013

Prior to the official announcement of the date and venue for The Future Awards Africa (TFAA) 2013, the project&#39s Central Working Committee (CWC) has announced two of Africa&#39s most respected designers and fashion brands – Deola Sagoe and MAI – as the official clothiers for the event. Ms Sagoe, owner of the eponymous label Deola…

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Folorunsho Alakija Honoured At United Nations By Fashion 4 Development

First ladies from around the world, diplomats, tastemakers and fashion insiders gathered on Thursday in New York for Fashion 4 Development’s First-Ladies Annual Luncheon and Fashion show, where Nigeria’s Folorunsho Alakija, founder of the Rose of Sharon Foundation was awarded with the “F4D Angel Award”. Alakija who is acclaimed to be the richest black woman…

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