Monthly Archives: March 2021

Kpellé Designs inspires black women to embrace African culture

A native of Delaware, Gwanyan Barker empowers black women and promotes creativity through his inspiring jewelry business. As a craftswoman, machinist and artist, Gwanyan Barker dedicates her craft to empowering black women through her African-inspired jewelry business. Owner of Kpellé Designs, Gwanyan Barker./Photo courtesy of Gwanyan Barker Through Kpellé Designs-based …

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The demonization of African culture: why should an African explain his identity on his soil? On Sunday Adebayo Esq.

In the context of the recent incident at the Abuja Magistrates’ Court where #Revolution leader and activist Omoyele Sowore was seen with a so-called “herbalist”, thoughts and opinions circulated in the media streets concerning the act of the former presidential candidate. However, looking at the reactions and attitude of citizens …

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Transcorp Hotels launches Aura platform in Nigeria

Nigeria: Transcorp Hotels, Africa’s leading hotel brand, has announced the launch of Aura, an Airbnb-style platform, as the continent’s tourism industry prepares for the anticipated post-pandemic travel recovery. The platform is the company’s first alternative accommodation database and will connect travelers to accommodations, restaurants and cultural experiences across Nigeria. Similar …

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