MIA London To Make Its International Debut At African Fashion Week London

MIA London is set to make its Africa Fashion Week London debut in August 2018. The luxury fashion brand will showcase a collection to buyers, stylists and fashion journalists from around the world. Founder and creative director, Aji Ayorinde has designed a collection brand featuring formalwear pieces handmade by skilled tailors from across the African […]

Facebook Partners She Leads Africa For A Two-Day Female Focused SMB And Entrepreneurship Training In Abuja

Continuing on from its commitment to train people in vital digital skills across Nigeria and here in Abuja, throughout 2018, Facebook announced two training dates specially designed for female entrepreneurs and female-owned Small and Medium-sized Businesses in Abuja. She Means Business Partnering with She Leads Africa (SLA), #SheMeansBusiness Nigeria is the first to launch in […]

Nigeria’s Larry Ekundayo Reigns As New IBF European Welterweight Champion

Nigerian boxer Larry Ekundayo, 36  won a 12-round unanimous over British boxer John Thain to claim IBF European welterweight title. by Rachel Ogbu Ekundayo nicknamed the Natural fought at the York Hall in Bethnal Green, UK on Friday. “I have to thank MTK Global and all my sponsors and the people who helped me get […]

British-Nigerian Actress Deborah Ayorinde Joins “True Detective” Season 3

I have to quickly admit that for its first season, True Detective was a well-crafted crime anthology series. The next iteration of the series from showrunner Nic Pizzolatto had been gestating for some time, with rumours of the creator plotting a comeback for the show ever since HBO signed him to a three-year deal in […]

SA Actress Phumzile Sitole Appearing In The New Season Of “Orange Is The New Black”

South African actress Phumzile Sitole has bagged a role in the hit Netflix series Orange is the New Black. by Bernard Dayo It has to be said that South African talents are really pulling their weight in the international film and TV landscape. Especially women. Pearl Thusi (Quantico); Alice Krige (Star Trek, Thor: The Dark […]

Here Is Barack Obama’s Summer Reading List And It Features African Authors

by Rachel Ogbu Former US President Barack Obama has announced he will be travelling to Africa for the first time since he left office. He took to his Facebook page to reveal he would visit Kenya and South Africa this week. Following a visit to his ancestral home of Kenya, he will meet with the […]

First Look At David Oyelowo As Javert In “Les Misérables”

Two months ago, Victor Hugo’s classic 19th century novel Les Misérables was announced as a TV adaptation. Unlike the 2012 film, the six-part series will no be based on the musical. The casting of David Oyelowo in the BBC series enriched the ensemble: Lily Collins (Okja, Mortal Instruments: City of bones) to play the role […]

ADEKUNLE GOLD on the biggest headline show of his career, breaking down his new album and cutting toxic people out

by Rachel  Ogbu Adekunle Gold is as cheerful as his reputation implies. But today he’s clearly a little apprehensive. It is exactly one week to the biggest headline show of his career taking place in Indigo at the O2 London. Right now, he has only just walked in from another interview on the other side […]