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Comic Republic Female Superheroes Kick Ass!

Comic Republic Female Superheroes Kick Ass!
Meet Ireti, one of the first wave of Nigerian kickass female comic book heroes fighting to bring justice to the streets of Nigeria. By daytime she is Bidemi Ogunde who lives in the Yoruba Kingdom. By night Bidemi turns ...
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The History Of Ankara and Kente

The History Of Ankara and Kente
We love Ankara, don’t we folks? Vibrant and colourful, the wearer will always stand out in a crowd as undeniably, beautifully African. And it is these properties which are synonymous with modern African fashion. ...
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Nigeria Bans FGM

Nigeria Bans FGM
Back in May 2015, Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in as president of Nigeria. His predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan made sure he would never be forgotten by passing an historic law before he left – he banned female ...
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Femi and Seun Kuti: 2 Afrobeat Kings

Femi and Seun Kuti: 2 Afrobeat Kings
If we talk of African inspiration in fashion, music and politics, we must speak of the legendary, Nigerian-born, Fela Kuti. Sadly, Fela has long since passed but his fundamental legacy of fighting corruption, inspiring ...
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Naija Fashion Is Big Business!

Naija Fashion Is Big Business!
To a fashionable Nigerian, the “Buba and wrapper” and “Agbada” are entrenched fashion styles passed down from generation to generation and which Naijas always take pride in wearing for every possible occasion. But ...
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