“Sweet Life”, Fally Ipupa’s self-fulfilling prophecy was a big hit when it was released last December. If you are not familiar with modern Congolese music, then this will offer you some insight. Read more…

Experts have known that friends influence how girls and women view and judge their own body weight, shape and size. But what if I ushered the words “The Body” to you, which feelings and thoughts sprung to mind? Guest blog article by Mimi Zabu explores the topic through a little social experiment. Read more…

It is good to know somebody that knows somebody… Read more…

When you talk about millinery, two things hit you. The full beam of silence from the person you are addressing and the cheer confusion on their face. Read more….

Sunny delight. Cheerful in the city. Tralala lala. Read more…

Pickyheads Movement is about Arts & Identity. In collaboration with Kiyana Wraps, I invite you to be enthralled in some Afro hair and beauty appreciation. Expect terrific ambiance, head wrapping thrills, great performances and an intimate yet fun atmosphere. Read more for details…

“Goodtimes” is the first music video from the South African emerging singer / songwriter Nandi Mogoma. Just like the title declares, expect to be taken on a nostalgic trip as you reminisce about the good times you have had in your life. Quintessential 50’s grooves brought to life with mouth watering wardrobe styling, “Goodtimes” is my anthem of the week. Read more…

The latest incarnation of the ‘print upon print’ trend. One of my most favourite ways to express myself creatively while dressing up. Sophisticated, sometimes mismatched patterns; here is how to rock the next trendy staple.

The first edition of the Congolese Achievement Awards (CAA) UK will take place on Saturday 27th April 2013 in London. It is the only major event established to celebrate.. Read more

There are days when the media bombards us with eyebrow-raising, side-eye grabbing news, when other things which are happening in the world of greater importance go unnoticed. Today was one of those days. At least, it is good to learn something new in the process. Read more…