Category Archives: Spotlight

#BlackSkinMatters! Kenyan Model Ajuma Nasanyana Covers New African Woman

New African Woman’s (NAW) October/November 2015 edition is out. This edition’s cover girl is former Kenyan athlete turned top model and one-time Vivienne Westood muse – Ajuma Nasanyana. In the exclusive interview she, like some of her peers in the industry – questions the lack of representation of black models on global catwalks and the…

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Fashion Designer Toju Foyeh Is Nigeria’s Independence Day Belle With These Photos!

  Fashion designer Toju Foyeh is definitely in the ‘Independence Day’ celebratory spirit. The released these photos today to mark Nigeria’s 55th independence anniversary. We love the colours, the creativity of the headpiece and the glamorous dress plus the makeup is amazingly beautiful. See more photos below.   Shoot Credits Makeup & Gele: FunmilolaIrantiolaOlurinola(Instagram: @abekemakeovers)…

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Celebrating Nigeria At 55! Tinsel’s Yemisi Fancy Releases New Single ‘Faraway’+ Promo Photos!

  She dances, she acts and she sings! Tinsel starlet Yemisi Fancy is a triple treat talented entertainer. It’s her special day; let’s celebrate this independent lady as we relish her promo pictures and new debut music titled ‘Faraway’ which can best be described as Sweet, Strong and African! See more promo photos below.  …

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AY’s Brother Lanre Makun Weds Beau Joy Jeffery, Photos From The White Wedding!

Lanre Makun, younger brother of ace comedian, AY Makun and fashion designer, Yomi Casual wedded his lovely bride Joy Jeffery, in a white ceremony over the weekend. Congratulations to the couple! Scroll down for more photos.   Photo Credit: Richy Anazia (Instagram: @elziavibestudio)         Leave your views in comments box below.   …

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Classic Beauty! Michelle Obama Stuns In A Vera Wang Dress At Welcome Dinner For Chinese President

Mrs. Obama is such a classic beauty! First Lady of the United States (FLOTUS) Michelle Obama opted for a gorgeous custom-made black Vera Wang gown to the state dinner in honour of Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife on Friday night. The off-shoulder dress features a subtle V-neckline that showed off a hint of…

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Grey Velvet Presents ‘Claire Campaign’ By Two Fashion Brands, Isi Brown & Frankie & Co!

Fashion retail store Grey Velvet recently released campaign photos for collection by two fashion brands, Isi Brown and Frankie and Co, for the store. The “Claire Campaign” as they tagged it, features pieces ranging from cropped tops, skirts, culottes and dresses. We love the really clean cuts and the way they played with prints. The…

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D’Banj, Burna Boy, Wizkid, More! Red Carpet Glam & Inside Shots From 2Face Idibia’s FORTYfied!

Toni Tones Yvonne Vixen   Music legend 2Face Idibia celebrated turning the big 40 tagged FORTYfied with a star-studded event last weekend at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. Check out first photos from the event here.    Scroll down to see the official photos from the event.    More red carpet photos! …

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Bold & Confident! 17.09 Couture Showcases Silver Lining Lookbook

  In what she describes as an inspiring experience, Lagos based CEO of 17.09 Couture, Modupe Adeoti has released the Silver Lining lookbook. The pieces in the collection are made up of refreshing colors mostly in ethereal whites and greens. They are meant to be uplifting, radiating beauty, hope and confidence.   Check out pictures…

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