African Magic Viewers Choice Awards - Feature

Our best and worst dressed – #AMVCA2017!

It's that time of the year again, the Nigerian Oscars! I'm sure the nominees for the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards cared about the categories and the gongs, but we were just here for...

Bulky wallets: a male sartorial crime!

I cringe anytime I come across men with bulky wallets that are overstuffed with paper stash, old receipts, school transcripts, bank cards, dead credit cards, tissue papers with telephone numbers and addresses written on...

#MelaninPopping: when they ask about “Black Is Beautiful” show them these Ben Bond pics

There is something about the Black skin, the perfection of melanin that cannot be denied. When people talk about #MelaninPopping, this is because that is exactly what Black Skin does. It shines out; begging to...
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What do you think of the new six yard Ankara gele?

Move over, rose gele, there is a new sheriff in town! I was a massive fan of the  bridal gele but did not care for the rose gele. The bridal gele was everything that was good...
Mandela Trilogy presented by Cape Town Opera. Credit John Snelling

Africa Utopia returns to London Southbank Centre with comedy, performance, talks, fashion and music

Africa Utopia returns for a fourth time to London Southbank Centre to explore what can be learnt and celebrated from modern Africa and the African diaspora. The festival investigates the arts and culture of...
Dascha Polanco Feature

Dascha Polanco, that bandage dress, body confidence and the New Sexy

Yup, you're right; I'd never heard the name Dascha Polanco before yesterday either. Wikipedia came through for me like a gangsta though as I thought I would need the background info in order to...
Osas Ighodaro Ajibade - Feature

The good, the bad and the foxy of the AMVCA 2016

The AMVCA (Africa Magic Viewer's Choice Awards) for 2016 happened Saturday, 5th March at the Eko Hotel & Suites, VI, Lagos and rewarded the most outstanding performances in the continent’s movie industry – say what you...
Aaron Wallace - Men's Grooming Range

London barber launches Britain’s first Black owned grooming brand

This is heartbreaking that it is the first of its kind, but also triumphant that someone got around to doing it. We are really taking the initiative to be our own saviours, to fulfil...
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Five Top Tips for Winter Skincare

I have a theory dark skin is just not meant for the cold dreary weather. Oka,y so it’s not “my” theory but one loosely backed by scientific evidence. Darker skin is genetically built for...
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DAALA ORUWARI sizzles in hot lingerie photo shoot for Elpis Megalio

It seems TV presenter Daala is starting her 2016 in a sultry mood as she looks astonishing in these new photos. In her own words: My name is Daala Oruwari, I am actually from Rivers Rivers...

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