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Fashion News: Ghanaian-British Designer Adrian Sauvage Launches Eyewear Range

Just after making his runway debut at London Collections: Men 2014, Ghanaian-British designer Adrian Sauvage has launched a fresh new eyewear range for his eponymous label. The minimalist yet colourful range is available online at – www.asauvage.com   Photo Credit: Facebook/A.SAUVAGE Share via LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+ & Facebook. Leave your views in comments box below.…

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Cobhams Asuquo, Omawumi & Timi Dakolo Wow At The World Economic Forum In Switzerland

Timi Dakolo and Tony Elumelu Timi Dakolo and Dangote Mr. Oscar Onyema, Timi Dakolo, Omawumi & special guest Omawumi doing sound check Nigerian talented artists are well represented at the 2014 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Cobhams Asuquo, Omawumi and Timi Dakoloare three of the talented artists that  performed at the Nigerian Soiree at…

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Meet 25-Year-Old Bankole Cardoso, CEO Of Easy Taxi Nigeria, Featured On CNN’s ‘African Start-Up’ Series

African Start-Up follows entrepreneurs in various countries across the continent to see how they are working to make their dreams become reality. It explores how they generate their ideas, formulate their business plans, raise capital and distribute their products. 25-year old Bankole Cardoso is the Managing Director of Easy Taxi Nigeria and is featured in…

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CNN’s African Voices Features US-Based Top Nigerian Attorney, Beatrice Hamza Bassey

This week, Nigerian born Beatrice Hamza Bassey, the first African partner of one of the most prestigious law firms In the United States, Hughes Hubbard and Reed is being featured on African Voices, CNN’s International weekly half-hour programme highlighting Africa&#39s most engaging personalities. In the interview with CNN correspondent Zain Asher, she talks about her…

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“I Am A Homosexual, Mum”, Binyavanga Wainaina, One Of Kenyan’s Leading Author Comes Out!

One of Kenya&#39s leading authors, Binyavanga Wainaina, has publicized his homosexuality with short and powerful statement Influential Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina has revealed he is a homosexual in an autobiographical short story released to protest anti-gay laws on the continent. One of Africa&#39s most powerful writers and a founder of the Nairobi-based literary network Kwani,…

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Is This Right? Russian Socialite Dasha Zhukova Sits On A ‘Black Woman’ Chair

An online magazine Buro 247 published an article on Russian socialite Dasha Zhukova sitting on a ‘black woman’ chair. The picture has sparked rage in communities around the world and is seen as modern day ignorance and racial insensitivity. The online magazine Buro 247 has however apologized for abhorrent behavior that comes from the image…

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Watch Video, Nigeria’s First Openly Gay Woman ‘Ayo’, Talks To CNN’s Vladimir Duthiers

Dozens of gay men are reported to have been arrested across northern Nigeria as police begin to enforce punitive new laws that criminalise same-sex marriages and membership of gay rights organisations. The legislation, condemned by the US secretary of state, John Kerry, and human rights groups in Europe, has come into force shortly after the…

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