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#Goals: Teddy Ondo Ella Is the Menswear Designer Bringing Gabonese Culture to the World | OkayAfrica During the month of August, we’ll be highlighting aspirational folks who are setting major #goals and achieving them, and asking them to share their stories and insight to help motivate us all to “live our best lives.”">#Goals: Teddy Ondo Ella Is the Menswear Designer Bringing Gabonese Culture to the World | OkayAfrica During the month of August, we’ll be highlighting aspirational folks who are setting major #goals and achieving them, and asking them to share their stories and insight to help motivate us all to “live our best lives.”

Teddy Ondo Ella, Gabon Fashion, Gabon Culture, African Fashion, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN
During the month of August, we’ll be highlighting aspirational folks who are setting major #goals and achieving them, and asking them to share their stories and insight to help motivate us all to “live our best lives.”
#Goals: Teddy Ondo Ella Is the Menswear Designer Bringing Gabonese Culture to the World | OkayAfrica During the month of August, we’ll be highlighting aspirational folks who are setting major #goals and achieving them, and asking them to share their stories and insight to help motivate us all to “live our best lives.”" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Out of Africa: Afro-Guyanese Fashionista Janelle Grimmond Showcases Pieces Inspired By the Continent | OkayAfrica DIASPORA—From bright beads to bold prints and beautiful colors, African fashion continues to inspire the world.">Out of Africa: Afro-Guyanese Fashionista Janelle Grimmond Showcases Pieces Inspired By the Continent | OkayAfrica DIASPORA—From bright beads to bold prints and beautiful colors, African fashion continues to inspire the world.

Janelle Tomeko Grimmond, African Journalist, African Fashion Designer, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN
DIASPORA—From bright beads to bold prints and beautiful colors, African fashion continues to inspire the world.
Out of Africa: Afro-Guyanese Fashionista Janelle Grimmond Showcases Pieces Inspired By the Continent | OkayAfrica DIASPORA—From bright beads to bold prints and beautiful colors, African fashion continues to inspire the world." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

NextGen: Isaiah Wakoli’s Stimulating Art Is Inspired by Color’s Interaction with Human Behavior | OkayAfrica DIASPORA—Over the course of July we’ll be publishing short profiles, essays and interviews on the theme of “Afrofutures.” Together these stories will be a deep dive into the way African and diaspora thinkers, technologists and artists view a future for Africans in the world and outside of it. ">NextGen: Isaiah Wakoli’s Stimulating Art Is Inspired by Color’s Interaction with Human Behavior | OkayAfrica DIASPORA—Over the course of July we’ll be publishing short profiles, essays and interviews on the theme of “Afrofutures.” Together these stories will be a deep dive into the way African and diaspora thinkers, technologists and artists view a future for Africans in the world and outside of it.

Isaiah Wakoli, African Art, African Artist, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN
DIASPORA—Over the course of July we’ll be publishing short profiles, essays and interviews on the theme of “Afrofutures.” Together these stories will be a deep dive into the way African and diaspora thinkers, technologists and artists view a future for Africans in the world and outside of it.
NextGen: Isaiah Wakoli’s Stimulating Art Is Inspired by Color’s Interaction with Human Behavior | OkayAfrica DIASPORA—Over the course of July we’ll be publishing short profiles, essays and interviews on the theme of “Afrofutures.” Together these stories will be a deep dive into the way African and diaspora thinkers, technologists and artists view a future for Africans in the world and outside of it. " class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Internet sensation Nyakim Gatwech from Sudan says she is proud of the colour God has given her – IBT The 24-year-old Sudanese model is overwhelmed by the immense support from people across the globe.">Internet sensation Nyakim Gatwech from Sudan says she is proud of the colour God has given her – IBT The 24-year-old Sudanese model is overwhelmed by the immense support from people across the globe.

Nyakim Gatwech, African Models, African Fashion, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN
The 24-year-old Sudanese model is overwhelmed by the immense support from people across the globe.
Internet sensation Nyakim Gatwech from Sudan says she is proud of the colour God has given her – IBT The 24-year-old Sudanese model is overwhelmed by the immense support from people across the globe." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

In Conversation with Shantrelle P. Lewis on Her New Book Exploring the World of Black Dandyism – Okay Africa DIASPORA—The world of black dandyism and its continuous challenge of black masculinity through style are now pages you can flip through your fingers.">In Conversation with Shantrelle P. Lewis on Her New Book Exploring the World of Black Dandyism – Okay Africa DIASPORA—The world of black dandyism and its continuous challenge of black masculinity through style are now pages you can flip through your fingers.

Shantrelle P. Lewis, Dandyism, African Fashion, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN
DIASPORA—The world of black dandyism and its continuous challenge of black masculinity through style are now pages you can flip through your fingers.
In Conversation with Shantrelle P. Lewis on Her New Book Exploring the World of Black Dandyism – Okay Africa DIASPORA—The world of black dandyism and its continuous challenge of black masculinity through style are now pages you can flip through your fingers." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

OkayAfrica’s ‘AFRICAN AF’ Is The Collection You Need For Summer – Okay Africa AFRICAN AF is OkayAfrica’s first homegrown collection.">OkayAfrica’s ‘AFRICAN AF’ Is The Collection You Need For Summer – Okay Africa AFRICAN AF is OkayAfrica’s first homegrown collection.

OkayAfrica, Africa AF, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN
AFRICAN AF is OkayAfrica’s first homegrown collection.
OkayAfrica’s ‘AFRICAN AF’ Is The Collection You Need For Summer – Okay Africa AFRICAN AF is OkayAfrica’s first homegrown collection." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

African Creature On How Radical Self-Confidence Made Her the Hairstylist For Beyoncé, Solange and More – Okay Africa Five years ago the hairdresser also known as African Creature, Susy Oludele, was in her living room watching the video for Beyoncé’s song, “Party,” which features her sister, Solange, with a head of standout braids.">African Creature On How Radical Self-Confidence Made Her the Hairstylist For Beyoncé, Solange and More – Okay Africa Five years ago the hairdresser also known as African Creature, Susy Oludele, was in her living room watching the video for Beyoncé’s song, “Party,” which features her sister, Solange, with a head of standout braids.

Five years ago the hairdresser also known as African Creature, Susy Oludele, was in her living room watching the video for Beyoncé’s song, “Party,” which features her sister, Solange, with a head of standout braids.
African Creature On How Radical Self-Confidence Made Her the Hairstylist For Beyoncé, Solange and More – Okay Africa Five years ago the hairdresser also known as African Creature, Susy Oludele, was in her living room watching the video for Beyoncé’s song, “Party,” which features her sister, Solange, with a head of standout braids." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

This New Fashion Editorial From Ikiré Jones Is an Assault on American Hypocrisy – Okay Africa Ikiré Jones returns with yet another striking approach to storytelling through an editorial presenting their FW17 line, Awake & At Home In America.">This New Fashion Editorial From Ikiré Jones Is an Assault on American Hypocrisy – Okay Africa Ikiré Jones returns with yet another striking approach to storytelling through an editorial presenting their FW17 line, Awake & At Home In America.

Ikire Jones, African Fashion, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN
Ikiré Jones returns with yet another striking approach to storytelling through an editorial presenting their FW17 line, Awake & At Home In America.
This New Fashion Editorial From Ikiré Jones Is an Assault on American Hypocrisy – Okay Africa Ikiré Jones returns with yet another striking approach to storytelling through an editorial presenting their FW17 line, Awake & At Home In America." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Lina Viktor Paints a Multiverse of Black Womanhood With Her Stunning Visual Art – Okay Africa This feature is in conjunction with our inaugural list—“OkayAfrica’s 100 Women”—where we take a look at the women making an impact on the African continent and in the diaspora.">Lina Viktor Paints a Multiverse of Black Womanhood With Her Stunning Visual Art – Okay Africa This feature is in conjunction with our inaugural list—“OkayAfrica’s 100 Women”—where we take a look at the women making an impact on the African continent and in the diaspora.

African Art, African Fashion, Lina Viktor, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN
This feature is in conjunction with our inaugural list—“OkayAfrica’s 100 Women”—where we take a look at the women making an impact on the African continent and in the diaspora.
Lina Viktor Paints a Multiverse of Black Womanhood With Her Stunning Visual Art – Okay Africa This feature is in conjunction with our inaugural list—“OkayAfrica’s 100 Women”—where we take a look at the women making an impact on the African continent and in the diaspora." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Coloured skin: the body art of Aida Muluneh – In pictures – The Guardian Ethiopian photographer Aida Muluneh returned to her homeland to cut through the cliches of ‘animals, war, and famine’ with ultra-colourful images">Coloured skin: the body art of Aida Muluneh – In pictures – The Guardian Ethiopian photographer Aida Muluneh returned to her homeland to cut through the cliches of ‘animals, war, and famine’ with ultra-colourful images

Aida Muluneh, African Art, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN
Ethiopian photographer Aida Muluneh returned to her homeland to cut through the cliches of ‘animals, war, and famine’ with ultra-colourful images
Coloured skin: the body art of Aida Muluneh – In pictures – The Guardian Ethiopian photographer Aida Muluneh returned to her homeland to cut through the cliches of ‘animals, war, and famine’ with ultra-colourful images" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More