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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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Nelson Mandela Marks 95th Birthday, Admirers Around The World Honour His Legacy Through Charitable Acts

As an ailing Nelson Mandela recuperates in a South African hospital, the world celebrates his 95th birthday honoring his legacy by performing 67 minutes of community service. The United Nations declared July 18 as Mandela Day four years ago to honor his role in reconciling a country torn apart by apartheid. It started as a…

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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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