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Sunday 29th of May 2022

Nairobi, Kenya

Fenty Africa: Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty Exclusive Launch in Nairobi, Kenya

Fenty Africa: Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty Exclusive Launch in Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya's top influencers, media personalities, celebrities, makeup artists, screen sirens, and Instagram heavyweights descended on the Social House to celebrate famed Bajan singer Rihanna's Fenty Beauty soft launch, which was studded with all things beautiful, exquisite, lush, and posh. At 7 p.m., the celebs began to arrive, and the red carpet was a whirl of activity, with cameras flashing, bodies popping, and champagne flowing. Janet Mbugua, Makena Njeri, Kendi Christine, Noni Muchiri, and Annette Gitau were among the many celebrities ...

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8 South African Tribes Are Honored In Thebe Magugu’s New Dresses.

8 South African Tribes Are Honored In Thebe Magugu’s New Dresses.

Magugu sought to keep this attitude alive in his latest effort by designing a clothing for each of South Africa's eight major tribes: Zulu, Tswana, Swati, Vhavenda, Pedi, Xhosa, Tsonga, and Sotho. "I wanted to commemorate the primary eight cultures that we have here in South Africa because I value my own so much," says Magugu, a Tswana tribe member. "While we're recognized for our storytelling and handiwork, all of the other countries have their own customs and peculiarities that ...

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Nikita Kering, A Singer, Will Be The Face Of The Fenty Beauty Campaign In Kenya.

Nikita Kering, A Singer, Will Be The Face Of The Fenty Beauty Campaign In Kenya.

Nikita Chepchumba Kering, a Kenyan singer, has revealed that she will be the face of a national campaign for Fenty Beauty, which will go off on Friday, May 27. On Wednesday, the 'Ex' hitmaker shared the news on Twitter, expressing her thanks for the coveted post. The 20-year-old rose to prominence in her early teens and has since established herself as one of Kenya's most powerful musical forces. At the 2022 Pulse Song Video Awards, she won the coveted 'Female Video of ...

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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Kigali Highlights

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Kigali Highlights

A fashion school has been advocated for in Rwanda. Chris Vitj, a Belgian fashion designer who was in Rwanda for the second edition of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, urged Rwandan designers and business leaders to establish at least one fashion school in the country. She was speaking at the Fashion Forum, which took place last week in Norrsken, Kigali, and brought together Africa's top designers and others to discuss the industry's evolution from a commercial standpoint. "I hope that eventually, starting ...

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10 African Fashion Designers Changing the World That the World Should Know

10 African Fashion Designers Changing the World That the World Should Know

KikoRomeo, which means "Adam's Apple" in Kiswahili, was founded by Ann McCreath in 1996 and will be celebrating its 26th anniversary in May 2022. Over the previous two decades, it has established itself as a heritage brand, largely regarded with influencing Kenyan fashion and training designers and artists. Wearing KikoRomeo is like being a part of an exclusive club, with recognizable distinctive items that signify a shared interest and initiate a dialogue.

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