digital age

OPINION: WHEN YOU DIE YOUR DIGITAL LIFE LIVES ON

by Tony Ogunlowo We live in a world – the digital age- where we virtually do everything online from corresponding to shopping, banking and socialising. We send and receive emails; shop for virtually everything online; socialise through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram etc; watch movies on YouTube and Netflix; check our bank balances; store our music […]

One Dead, 10 Injured As Van Runs Through Pedestrians Near North London Mosque

BY AZEEZ A man has reportedly died and eight people injured after a van ran through a crowd of pedestrians near a north London mosque. Metropolitan police confirmed that a 48-year-old man has been arrested for the attack which beside Finsbury Park Mosque. The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) said a van “intentionally” ran over worshippers. […]

Africa Fashion Week Takes Over London Fashion Scene This August 2017

by Rachel Ogbu// African-inspired designs are dominating the international fashion scene like never before and now everything is set for Africa Fashion Week London this August 2017. Now the largest annual African fashion event in Europe, Africa Fashion Week London, is back for its 7th year. Africa Fashion Week London will take place at the prestigious Freemasons’ […]

OPINION: GETTING AFRICA’S YOUTH A SEAT AT THE TABLE IN POLITICS

by Femi Tunde Okunlola Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the former Iranian president became the subject of controversy after announcing his intention to run for office in April, 2017; for the third time. The former president had previously run two terms in office. What seems to have being a baffling move to the western world has become a […]

Artist, Khadija Saye’s friends desperately finding her following Grenfell Tower Fire

by Rachel Ogbu// Amongst the hundreds missing or even feared dead in the tragically burnt Grenfell Tower West London is 24-year-old Khadija Saye, a photographer who recently exhibited her work at the Venice Biennale. She is believed to have been living in a flat with her mother, Mary Mendy, 50, at the time of the […]

Facts And Figures From The Grenfell Tower, London Fire

by Rachel Ogbu Early Wednesday, at about 1am, firefighters were called to a 27-storey building engulfed in flames at Grenfell Tower in White City London. Now the fatalities are rising with many people still unaccounted for as eyewitnesses tell horrid stories of residents, who were seen throwing themselves and their children out of windows desperate to get away […]

Y!Africa at London Fashion Week Men 2017 -5Th Anniversary (Exclusive Photos)

by Rachel Ogbu London Fashion Week Men’s marked its fifth anniversary this year from June 9-12 with an extra effort finally sealing London as the home of menswear and attracting designers, media, retailers and business leaders from 45 countries. HRH Prince Charles hosted an event at St. James’ Palace to launch the first menswear showcase in 2012 […]