“Focussing on Made in Africa is so empowering because there is just so much opportunity.” Chekwas Okafor – Founder, Onchek.com _______ The African Luxury series continues this week with an interview with Chekwas Okafor Founder…

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“Craft is something that we do and have been doing for centuries.” Chi Atanga – Founder Walls of Benin. ________ For the first instalment of this African Luxury series, I spoke with Chi Atanga: Fashion…

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Africa’s economy is inherently dependent on agriculture. More than 32% of the continent’s GDP comes from the sector and it accounts for two-thirds of livelihoods. Yet despite Africa’s vast, resource-rich and arable land, tropical climates and a…

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The post-festive period usually starts with good intentions and resolutions, new gym memberships or diet plans (guilty!). In fact, around 12% of gym members sign up in January alone according to the Fitness Industry Association with similar…

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The holiday season has come around already! If you’re stuck for ideas, I’ve got you covered with a Christmas list packed full of African inspired and African owned brands: 1. For Him MIA Ldn –…

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