To be in vogue is to be on the pulse of fashion. To possess a certain panache and sense of style that reverberates with a moment in time. While many fashion trends are typically dictated on the runways of Paris and Milan, they are thrust into the mainstream vernacular via the racks of fashion boutiques across the country and around the globe. [ 411 more words ]
History was made for Cameroon on Saturday, Nov 11, 2017, at Bowie State University, Maryland USA when hundreds of guests witnessed the Miss Africa USA Contest which culminated to the Crowning of Corinne Missi as the Queen. She was elected by a Panel of 7 distinguished Judges both Africans and African Americans from varied backgrounds. The Pageant which is organized by Lady Kate Atabong Ndi, is in it's 12th year of production and attracts very beautiful, intelligent and savvy delegates from across the United States. [ 574 more words ]
With more than a billion people spread across 54 countries speaking more than 3,000 languages, Africa cannot -- and should not -- be limited to a single narrative. Africa Straight Up is a more complete story about Africa and its diaspora.