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Ozwald Boateng Shows The True Meaning Of “Africanism” In His Latest Collection

Renowned Ghanian Designer Ozwald Boateng is known for his rich collections celebrating culture with notable African references. He told Vogue in an exclusive; I felt that there was a way that I could actually create an African aesthetic but in a very modern way. His new collection tagged Africanism doesn’t fall short of doing that. The general inspiration behind his Prefall collection which…

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ARISE Fashion Week 2018 Day 2: Ozwald Boateng

The runway shows of the highly anticipated ARISE Fashion Week kicked off on 31st March 2018 at Lagos Continental Hotel (formerly Intercontinental Hotel) with stunning collections from various designers across Africa. Ozwald Boateng showcased on Day 2 of ARISE. Born in London to Ghanaian parents, Ozwald Boateng has had a transformational impact on menswear fashion for almost…

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Lupita Nyong’o Shines In A Fitriani Spring 2015 LBD & Metallic Makeup For Charity Dinner Event

Lupita Nyong’o made a long-awaited return to the red carpet for the Sindika Dokolo Art Foundation dinner held at the Café Royal on Saturday (October 18) in London, England. The gorgeous actress, who is known for her love of colour and print, took a left turn down an all-black alley, wearing a Fitriani Spring 2015…

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Olusegun Obasanjo Foundation Clocks One Year! Check Out Photos From Anniversary Gala In London

Olusegun Obasanjo Foundation (OOF) clock one year and the former president of Nigeria marked it in Grand style. The event which took place on the 12th February at the Royal Court of Justice London saw some of the most powerful people within and outside Nigeria in attendance. Some of the important dignitaries in attendance included…

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Olusegun Obasanjo Foundation Clocks One Year! Check Out Photos From Anniversary Gala In London

Olusegun Obasanjo Foundation (OOF) clock one year and the former president of Nigeria marked it in Grand style. The event which took place on the 12th February at the Royal Court of Justice London saw some of the most powerful people within and outside Nigeria in attendance. Some of the important dignitaries in attendance included…

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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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Billionaire Kola Aluko, Ozwald Boateng, David Adjaye Kick Off $500 Million Pan-African Infrastructure Project

Ozwald Boateng OBE, international designer and co-founder of the Made in Africa Foundation and Chris Cleverly, CEO, alongside David Adjaye OBE, architect of the Smithsonian Institute, Washington and the Nobel Peace Centre, Oslo, presented their vision to the Government of Uganda on the Foundation&#39s lead project: the urban regeneration of 160 acres of the Naguru-Nakawa…

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Oil Tycoon Kola Aluko Launches $500 million Pan-African infrastructure fund At Nasdaq

Oil magnate Kola Aluko of Atlantic Energy has teamed up with internationally renowned Ghanaian-born British fashion designer Ozwald Boateng to launch Africa50, a $500 million African infrastructure project development fund. Africa50 is an alliance between the Made In Africa Foundation (MIAF) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) with a critical objective to shorten the time…

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Saturday Exclusive: Fashion News Round Up- Ozwald Boateng To Open Stores Across Africa And FTV Africa Coming To A Station Near You Soon!

Welcome to the weekly fashion round-up, where we bring you the latest on supermodels, style, designers and everything in-between! Today, we have the exclusives on bespoke menswear designer OzwaldBoateng’s new venture and also the expansion of the number one go-to channel for fashion and lifestyle, Fashion TV into Africa.   Ghanaian/British Menswear Designer Ozwald Boateng…

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Our Style Edit: Spring/Summer 2013 Collections

An optimistic mood prevailed at New York Fashion Week where designers David Thale, Gavin Rajah, Korto Momolu, Maki Oh, Mataano, Max Azria, Mimi Plange, Ozwald Boateng, Tiffany Amber, Tsemaye Binitie, William Okpo and Duro Olowu showcased collections characterized by African insipirations in bright palette, playful sixties, glamour and clean cuts.   Here’s our style edit…

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