Monthly Archives: July 2013

iROKING launches exclusive playlist for AFWL 2013

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iROKING launches exclusive playlist to celebrate Africa Fashion Week London 2013 ‘Africa Music, Africa Fashion’ free & exclusive play list online now! The folks at iRoking continue to surprise us with their many innovative ways of keeping their ,African music, … Continue reading

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CONTROVERSY OF THE NIGERIAN SENATE ON CHILD MARRIAGE

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“By Islamic law any woman that is married, she is of age, so if you now say she is not of age then it means that you are going against Islamic law,” (Senator Yerima, who by the way married a … Continue reading

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#HBD TATA MADIBA: MANDELA TURNS 95

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The zeitgeist permits us to herald the new age of Mandela through the use of a hashtag, let the world know that in 2013 a great man turned 95, and this is how we chose to announce the celebration of … Continue reading

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AWALÉ: AN ABSTRACT WEST AFRICAN GAME

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Work and no Play makes Kwaku a dull boy; Play with no strategy makes Kwaku a looser. (MAQ) We decided to start off with the above brilliantly formulated new idiom (;-)), just to give you an idea of the nature … Continue reading

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MAMA NIKE OKUNDAYE’s ADIRE

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A  D  I  R  E Nike Davies-Okundaye, famously known as Mama Nike, is one of the world’s most prominent indigo textile designers. Mama Nike’s designs one of the oldest traditional Yoruba indigo dyed cloths known as Adire. You work on … Continue reading

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