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Nigerian menswear : Taryor Gabriels

Adetayo Adeyeye is a Nigerian menswear bespoke designer. His fashion label Taryor Gabriels is popularly known for handcrafting bespoke suits

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Style it like a Sapeur

The Sapeurs (members of the SAPE – Society for Elegant Persons) have been doing their thing in the Bacongo district of Brazzaville for generations.

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The Origins of African Fabric

Prints, patterns, color. These are some of the things that come to mind when you think Fashion in Africa. Over the years, we have seen the evolution of

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Meet the women influencing african fashion

Bloggers can seriously influence the way industries think — in fashion and beyond. It’s not for nothing that famous brands, big and small, enlist the

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#100AfricanWomenWriters: 4. Nana Asma’u

Asma'u bint 'Uthman b. Fudi, or Nana Asma’u as she was known, was born in a village called Degel (north-west of Sokoto) in about 1793

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MY SONG FOR BURUNDI’ POETRY WORKSHOP

The second day of the Rwanda leg of the festival saw us climbing the long winding roads to Musanze in the north of the country.

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Chimurenga’s Chronic: Reform and Revolution

The latest issue of Chimurenga’s pan-African gazette, the Chronic, explores the tensions between reform and revolution, and decolonisation

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South African Artist | Patterned Paintings

Esther Mahlangu creates special edition work in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

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Eddy Kamuanga Ilunga | Culture & Tech

27 years old Congolese painter, Eddy Kamuanga Ilunga crafts oil and acrylic works that blend traditional iconography and technological symbology.

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Nigerian Body Painting Artist

Laolu Senbanjo uses the body as a canvas for his bold and geometric painted patterns.

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