Monthly Archives: February 2014

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DATE NIGHT | PURPLE CRUSH

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BLOW THEM AWAY WITH PURPLE CRUSH We decided to give you a tutorial on what seems to be one of the hottest colors this season. It is cool, brilliant and perfect on almost all shades of black. Here is how to achieve a pretty sleek date night look with purple themed look. We’d like to call … Read more →

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LE CROCODILE DU BOTSWANGA

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THE CROCODILE OF BOTSWANGA  We are incredibly enthused and at the same time immensely frustrated by the release of this brilliant and brand new French comedy Le Crocodile du Bostwanga. Enthused because of: the fantastic storyline; Thomas Ngijol, Ibrahim Koma, and Fabrice Eboué’s brilliant performance ;and an overall spectacular picture which screams “if you are a twenty something plus African then you’ve most likely experienced a ‘crocodile … Read more →

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BINTU DA SURAJ | LOVE BEYOND THE CONCEPT OF TIME

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Bintu and Suraj| Kauna Fiye Da Ra’ayin lokaci  A Hausa Love Story (Soyayya means love) Seldom do we hear or read of romantic African love stories that last well into old age. The traditional African notion of true love is mostly centered around respect. The concept of romantic love is considered an obsessive phenomenon made popular and … Read more →

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WHY CAN’T HE BE LIKE EVERYONE ELSE? | THE CASE OF SOCHUKWUMA

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I am sure most Africans grew up seeing one or two effeminate men whom we referred to as ‘girly’, pretty or different. At a very young age I could count about 7 boys in my circle, some within my extended family, whom we considered ‘different’ and ‘girly’. Until my late teens I didn’t wonder why … Read more →

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WEST AFRICAN MODELS SLAY NY FASHION SPRING 2014 WEEK

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THESE TOP WEST AFRICAN MODELS LAND MAJOR CAMPAIGNS AT NY FASHION WEEK   Spring fashion week is in action and in the spirit of the season; MediAfritiQ is here to serve you with some global fashion muses of West African descent.   (L)Georgie Badiel- Burkina Faso, Nana Keita- Mali, Kine Diouf- Senegal, Ty Ogunkoya- Nigeria, Betty Adewole- Nigeria (R)   These visual wonderments are… Read more →