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SELF FINDING IN THE NEVER ENDING HAIR- Revolution

Black/African women, their hair and skin colour have been the most affected victims of white beauty standards. White bias about black women’s hair and skin colour reinforce the western perceptions that only straight silky hair and light skin are beautiful. Hair straightening and skin lightening products that are rigorously marketed to African/black women strongly reinforce the belief that hair cannot look so beautiful unless it looks straight and long. I

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Beatrace Oola puts African Prints on the German Fashion Landscape.

Inspired by a public cause, an idea turned into an impressive project for Beatrice Oola in the year 2012. Beatrace Oola – originally from Uganda – launched the first ever African Fashion Day in Berlin, that has been taking place twice yearly since then within the framework of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion week in Berlin. In an interview with Afrobizgermany , Beatrace O. expressed her passion for fashion and projects as an entrepreneur. There

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Who will become the Face of Africa-Germany 2014?

In less than a week, the Face of Africa 2014 will be crowned in Berlin. This is not the event you want to miss! Are you still thinking about how to get a ticket? Click hereand buy a ticket for the show everyone in town will be talking about. For more Information visit: http://faceofafricagermany.com/news/4-april-final-show/

The Okunoren Twins of Nigeria

For the past 11 years, Taiye and Kehinde Okunoren have mastered the art of impeccable bespoke tailoring for men. The cuts are sharp and the designs are undeniably sophisticated. The 30 year old twins have carved a niche for themselves in the luxury men’s wear market and have become the go to designers for Africa’s hottest celebs. They have just recently opened a beautiful flagship store in Ikoyi, Lagos which

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