The Fashionomics Series: Walls of Benin

“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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Agri-tech: Africa’s Answer to Agricultural Productivity?

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 Changing Face of Fitness in Africa

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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10 African Inspired Christmas Gifts

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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Key Takeaways From #SheHiveLondon 2017

I spent my weekend at #SheHiveLondon a professional boot camp for smart, young, African women organised by She Leads Africa – a community created for and by African women. I’ve been part of the SLA community for a while now, receiving the Motherland Mogul Weekly to…

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