• September 30, 2022

Airstrike in Ethiopia’s Tigray region kills civilians

An airstrike in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region killed at least five civilians earlier this week as the revived war continues, according to humanitarian workers and an internal document seen by The …

World Bank approves $750 million credit to boost Nigerian reforms

The World Bank has approved a US$750 million credit line for Nigeria to help the country push through reforms to attract investment and create jobs. Several states in Nigeria are struggling …

Liberated Mocímboa marks one year since liberation from Jihadist

In the port city of Mocímboa da Praia in northern Mozambique life is slowly coming back to normal. The city was liberated from jihadists a year ago. Since August 2020 that …

Fashion:The “African braid” hairstyle’s growing popularity

Recently popular all over the world, the “African braid” hairstyle is used not only as a hairstyle but also as a social identity in Africa. The hairstyle, which is made by …

African fashion brings beauty and glamour to Niger

For five days the capital of Niger vibrated in glamour and beauty as the International Festival of African Fashion, FIMA, held its 13th edition. About fifty top models and thirty fashion …

The original traditional wear of Ghanaians

The creativity of the African fashion is really a great pride; varying from the beautiful colour combination and quality of the material to the end product of the style intended by the designer.

African Traditional attire: Agbada

Agbada is a big, loose-fitting, ankle-length garment which has a rectangular centerpiece, flanked by wide sleeves.

The colourful Zimbabweans!

The blanket or “nguba” is usually one with stripes of green, red, blue, yellow and brown. So colourful!

African Fashion in History – Clothing (1)

Fashion has always been a global language; a medium by which Africa’s diversity chooses to speak to the world.