[AROUND AFRICA]: GISENYI – AN EXPATRIATE’S TRAVEL DIARY!
Nov22

[AROUND AFRICA]: GISENYI – AN EXPATRIATE’S TRAVEL DIARY!

Hello people..Today’s post is a  guest post… Rwanda is such a beautiful country and I had the opportunity to visit in 2011. Read about my experience here. Venatius Tsi Fon recently visited Gisenyi and here is the 411..   The city  of Gisenyi features a resort on the shores of Lake Kivu, with several hotels and three sandy beaches. The area is also known for water sports. The northern shore of the lake...

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HOW THE NIGERIAN CAKE ART COLLABORATION CELEBRATED #NIGERIAAT56
Oct03

HOW THE NIGERIAN CAKE ART COLLABORATION CELEBRATED #NIGERIAAT56

Hello people…New week new post. Hope you started your week on a good note. Nigeria celebrated it’s Independence Day on October 1st 2016..I am currently in Lagos so I was in my #NigeriaAt56 mood! One of the highlights of the day was pictures of cakes by the Nigerian Cake Art Collaborating showcasing Nigeria in different ways.  I love sharing inspiring stories…Buzz words: Collaboration, Art, Excellence…....

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@FROCENTRIC: THE NEW “BOYFRIEND” COLLECTION BY ANGOLAN DESIGNER, ROSE PALHARES
Sep20

@FROCENTRIC: THE NEW “BOYFRIEND” COLLECTION BY ANGOLAN DESIGNER, ROSE PALHARES

Hello people….It’s all print and @frocentric in the new collection by this week’s featured designer from Angola. Rose Palhares released a unisex collection “Boyfriend” now available in  at Txieno in Luanda.  Comedian twin duo, Filipe & Diago Santos aka “Les Enfants Terribles” model the collection with swag! Photo credit: Rose Palhares Facebook page & Intothechic    ...

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LUPITA NYONG’O TAKES VOGUE TO KENYA FOR THE OCTOBER ISSUE
Sep17

LUPITA NYONG’O TAKES VOGUE TO KENYA FOR THE OCTOBER ISSUE

Hello people…Enjoying the weekend soo far? Let’s add a touch of inspiration and colour with a story from Kenya. The Queen of Katwe star, Lupita Nyong’o takes Vogue to Kenya for the October issue. “I want to create opportunities for people of colour”…   I have a secret that I can finally share… Guess who came to see me back home in Kenya?! A video posted by Lupita Nyong’o (@lupitanyongo)...

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“THIS IS NIGERIA” THROUGH THE LENSE OF FACEBOOK FOUNDER, MARK ZUCKERBERG
Aug31

“THIS IS NIGERIA” THROUGH THE LENSE OF FACEBOOK FOUNDER, MARK ZUCKERBERG

Hello people….Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is in Lagos, Nigeria…    This is his first trip to Subsahara Africa. Here are a few highlights soo far.               A visit to Nollywood, a run on the Ikoji bridge, meeting entrepreneurs and more….                     Let’s just say Shey Mark means business…and things are happening in the tech space in Nigeria.Watch yesterday’s meeting with...

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EVENT SPOTLIGHT: HIGHLIGHTS OF DAKAR FASHION WEEK 2016
Jun20

EVENT SPOTLIGHT: HIGHLIGHTS OF DAKAR FASHION WEEK 2016

Hello people..New week new post. I am inspired by fashion this week! The 14th edition of Dakar Fashion week took place from June 1st to 8th 2016. When designer Adama Paris returned to her native Senegal from Europe 14 years ago to set up Dakar Fashion Week, there was no event of its kind on the continent. What started as a one-day-only affair has since become an eight-day celebration of local style that’s held at several venues across...

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……THE LAND OF A 1000 HILLS…..

This is my first “Travel Experience” blog post.I just had to share my experience in ” the land of a thousands hills”….Rwanda!! I arrived Rwanda on August 12th 2011. It was probably my best immigration experience to date. With a pre-entry visa and $50 less than 10 minutes later I had a 30 day visa! The immigration officers were polite, courteous and very curious about my reason of entry. My response: To...

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