Category Archives: Around The World

South Africa’s Bonang Matheba Dazzles In Campaign Photo For Face Of BIC Flexi Lady

The gorgeous South African media personality, model and entreprenur Bonang Matheba, the self-proclaimed “Queen Of Everything” who recently launched her lingerie line called ‘Distraction By Bonang’ and was also announced as the new judge for the crowning of Miss South Africa has again landed another deal as the Face of BIC Flexi Lady. The excited…

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Past Folly Mars Present Glory As Somali-Born Hollywood Star, Barkhad Abdi Faces Deportation From US

Somali-born actor, Barkhad Abdi found fame in Hollywood, through his role as a pirate in the epic movie, “Captain Phillips,” going on to win the “Best Supporting Actor” award at the 2014 BAFTAS alongside his Oscar nomination for the same year but past criminal offenses have drawn scrutiny from US immigration officials. Barkhad Abdi&#39s Mug…

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London Based Cutting-Edge Womenswear Brand Virgos Lounge, Set To Launch Sister Label –VLabel This April

  If you are a fan of Nigerian-London based fashion brand Virgos Lounge, then you will be happy to know that they are coming out with a diffusion line that is affordable and as cutting edge s the main brandcalled VLabel. The Summer collection of VLabel will be launching come this April. Yipeee….. We are…

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Nigerian Milliner ITAM To Showcase At 2014 Dubai World Cup & BurJuman International Millinery Exhibition

Nigerian Milliner, ITAM Designs has been selected as one of the milliners to participate at the 2014 BurJuman International Millinery Exhibition scheduled to take place at Level 1, BurJuman, Dubai. The exhibition is an international millinery showcase of some of the world’s hottest hat makers specially selected from different continents to showcase unique selections of…

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The Honours Keep Rolling In! Chimamanda Adichie Gets Nominated For Baileys’ Women’s Prize For Fiction

Nigerian literary icon, Ngozi Chimamanda Adichie has once again hit it big by gaining international recognition for her works, as her latest offering, “Americanah” has been longlisted for the 2014 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction. Chimamanda who won the prize in 2007 for Half of a Yellow Sun is the only Nigerian and African nominated…

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Chimamanda Adichie Talks On Fashion, “Americanah” & Her Love For Lupita On Huff Post Live

Nigerian prolific writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie who is well known for her award winning books, Half Of A Yellow Sun and Americanah spoke in a recent interview with Huffingtonpost.com about fashion, her latest book, Americanah and her love for Lupita Nyong’o. “I love her. I think she is glorious I am so grateful that she…

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