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African fashion designers

10 African Fashion Designers to Watch

African fashion designers are staking their claim on the international stage. Apart from using traditional African fabrics, designers on the continent have also gone ahead to experiment and create beautiful designs using fabrics from...
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10 Top Trends in Africa

Africa is not only a hotbed for growth and opportunity, but it is also emerging as a unique player in the economic and cultural spheres in the global setting. Looking at events that happened...
Pero Restaurant and Lounge, TORONTO

10 Best African Restaurants

  Waly-Fay, PARISNestled in the heart of Paris is a Senegalese restaurant called Waly-Fay. The restaurant’s cuisine is mostly Senegalese, with influences from France, Portugal and North Africa. Popular foods from the menu include Accras...
Jojo Abot

10 African Stars to Watch

Africa is home to extraordinary talent. From music to acting to stand up comedy, a great number of gifted entertainers emerge every year to stake their claim with undeniable authority. South African rapper Cassper Nyovest, made...
suburbs in africa

10 Most Sought After Suburbs in Africa

The compulsion to escape from the pressures of the modern world to imaginary utopias has long been a lucrative selling point for urban developers. This is a true phenomenon in many cities in Africa....
African Street Food

10 Best African Street Food

One of the joys of travelling to a new country is trying out the local street food. With over 50 countries to choose from in Africa, you truly are spoiled for choice with the...
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Trendy Africa

Accra, Johannesburg and Nairobi are some of the most dynamic cities on the continent, offering a diverse range of venues from vibey nightclubs to more relaxed lounges.In Johannesburg you could be browsing through an...
African Power Couples

9 of Africa’s Top Power Couples

From doctor turned fashion doyenne, a man of the cloth leading a mega church in Ghana, Africa’s richest woman who started her first business at age 24, and a First Gentleman who once participated...
Most Liveable Cities

The Top 10 Most Liveable Cities in Africa

Thinking about making a move to the continent for business, family, or adventure? Africa.com has the insider information you need to make the best decisions about your move in our list of the top 10...
David Tlale

David Tlale: Transcending the African Design Aesthetic

When I meet David Tlale, it’s the day before what he describes as being bigger than anything he’s ever done in his life. He’s the first South African invited to have a stand-alone show...

Africa, By Design: 6 Incredible African Fashion Designers

We’ve put together a list of some of the most talented African fashihon designers. Ranging from established to up-and-coming, what we love is that despite international exposure, all are primarily still based on the continent.  FOLAKE...
China In Africa

China In Africa: How China is Exporting Culture to Influence Africa

At least six dozen children stand at attention as the Buddhist bell rings. In sync they chant, eyes fixed on the Mandarin-inscribed lyric sheet. Barefooted, they then bow to the three large gold-plated statues...

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