Category Archives: Editorials

Mayowa Nicholas Joins Other Top Models For Vogue Japan’s Latest Issue

Nigerian top model, Mayowa Nicholas has been tapped alongside other African models Shanelle Nyasiase, Amar Akway and Aliet Sarah on the cover of Vogue Japan‘s September 2020 issue. Lensed by famous fashion photography duo Luigi & Iango, the issue which also stars American supermodel Kaia Gerber was shot before the Coronavirus pandemic sent everyone into quarantine. The models look breathtaking on their individual covers tagged “Now’s the time” wearing…

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Tiwa Savage Scores A Feature On The Guardian, Talks Rape Culture & More

Nigerian pop star, Tiwa Savage has been tapped for an exclusive interview with British daily newspaper The Guardian, where she discussed rape culture and toxic stereotypes against women in the music industry. Speaking to Tochi Louis, Tiwa opens up on using her influence to tackle rape culture which she refers as the country’s own “#MeToo moment”. She says, “Rape culture is so rampant in…

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Skales Stars On The Latest Issue Of Taylor Live Magazine

Nigerian singer, Skales whose real name is Raoul John Njeng-Njeng has been tapped for the latest digital issue of fast-rising magazine, Taylor Live. From writing music lyrics as an adolescent in Kaduna to battling his away to Lagos and then establishing himself as a force to be reckoned with in contemporary Nigerian pop, Skales’ story has always…

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Viola Davis Slays Vanity Fair’s First Cover Shot By A Black Photographer

Viola Davis looks incredibly divine as she stars on the July/August 2020 issue of Vanity Fair. The magazine also celebrates its first cover shot by a Black photographer, Dario Calmese who lensed the Oscar winning actress in this powerful  shoot. Davis who’s set to star as Michelle Obama and blues legend Ma Rainey talks to Sonia Saraiya about her extraordinary…

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Osas Ighodaro Stars On The Latest Issue Of Savvy Magazine

Savvy Media Africa has launched its own COVID-19 digital series and Nollywood actress Osas Ighodaro is their first cover star. According to the publication, the series explores the preparedness of Nigeria’s health sector to successfully manage and handle the coronavirus pandemic. In an exclusive interview, Ighodaro shared her passion for health and how it influenced the launch of The Joyful Joy…

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WurlD Talks Sound, Style & Rise To Fame On Accelerate TV’s ‘The Cover’

Nigerian singer-songwriter, Sadiq Onifade, popularly known as WurlD has fronted the latest issue of Accelerate TV‘s “The Cover“. For the magazine’s July edition, the alternative music star opens up about his meteoric rise to fame, the reason behind his catchy name and why his sound is needed in the music scene. See excerpts from the interview: On how he came up with ‘WurlD’:…

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Chiwetel Ejiofor Tapped As British GQ’s Hype “Attack” For The Week

Nigerian-British actor, Chiwetel Ejiofor stars on the cover of British GQ’s Hype, the celebrated magazine’s free weekly edition that cuts across fashion, politics, travel and other topics. For this week’s issue, the award-winning thespian talks about shooting the “Doctor Strange” sequel, his immortal adventuring in new graphic novel adaptation “The Old Guard“, his passion for the Black Lives Matter…

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South Africa’s Thando Thabethe Stuns On True Love Magazine’s August Issue

South African media IT girl, Thando Thabethe is serving black girl magic as she triumphs on the cover for True Love Magazine‘s August issue. “Our Women’s Month edition stars the brilliant and exceptionally talented @thando_thabethe + our #ClassOf2020 list, featuring some of Mzansi’s female trailblazers who are making a huge mark.” the publication wrote while announcing the cover on Instagram. Looking stunning, the…

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Linda Osifo And Swanky Jerry Are VL Magazine’s July Cover Stars

Nollywood actress, Linda Osifo and celebrity stylist Jeremiah Ogbodo aka Swanky Jerry are gracing the July 2020 issue of VL Magazine, and of course, they looks absolutely incredible. Shot by Dap Shooter, the ex-beauty queen’s melanin is fully radiating as she poses in a red two piece suit against a neutral background for the cover. Swanky, on the other hand, stunned in…

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Maryam ‘Taaooma’ Apaokagi Graces First Magazine Cover, Talks Career & Rape Culture

We’re head over heels for Nigerian comedienne, Maryam Apaokagi, widely known as Taaooma as she just landed her very first magazine cover. The social media sensation was tapped for Media Room Hub‘s July 2020 issue and the photos will leave you speechless. Unveiling the digital cover, the magazine shared, “Taaooma has been keeping everyone glued to her Instagram page with such message-filled, creative and…

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