Obama Targeted Kenyan Drug Lord Over $80 Million Of Cocaine

Early June of this year U.S President Barack Obama imposed economic sanctions on seven suspected foreign drug lords, including two Kenyans-John Harun Mwau, a prominent politician, and Naima Mohamed Nyakiniywa, a local businesswoman. The President froze the American assets of the seven under the U.S Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act of 1999, which permits authorities… Continue reading Obama Targeted Kenyan Drug Lord Over $80 Million Of Cocaine

Africa’s Most Successful Women Of The Month

Spectacular and beautiful Khanyi Dhlomo, a 36- year-old South African media mogul, unconventional visionary, and a builder of big dreams.   Khanyi Dhlomo is anything but ordinary. In 1995, when she was just 20 and a journalism student at the University of Witwatersrand, she made history as the first black newscaster for SABC1, South Africa’s national… Continue reading Africa’s Most Successful Women Of The Month

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Washinton Roberts

“Washington Roberts Launches His Vampire Inspired Collection At Africa Fashion Week New York” New York, NY – June 2011 -Supernatural beings – angels, zombies, vampires, and werewolves – are dominating contemporary media. With movies like Twilight and shows such as the recent premiere of MTV’s Teen Wolf, these immortal beings are serving as inspirations for… Continue reading Washinton Roberts

Nadir Tati

Angolan Designer Nadir Tati Defines the Wealth and Power of Contemporary African Woman In A Modern World NEW YORK, NY – June 2011 – Angolan designer, Nadir Tati, will exhibit her newest collection at Africa Fashion Week (New York) (AFWNY) produced by Adirée. AFWNY will take place in New York City’s Financial District July 14th,… Continue reading Nadir Tati

ARISE Magazine Fashion Awards

ARISE Magazine, Africa’s first global style and culture magazine, today announces the debut of two spectacular events. Following a successful run of three seasons (in 2009 and 2010) of the ARISE Africa Fashion Collective at New York Fashion Week, Bryant Park in New York, and the successful sponsorship of the inaugural ARISE Africa Fashion Week… Continue reading ARISE Magazine Fashion Awards

Miss West Africa USA 2011 (Mahja Zeon)

Miss West Africa USA (MWAUSA) is a professional pageant that grooms and empowers west African women to be young leaders in today’s society. For more information about Miss West Africa Pageant check out www.misswestafricapageant.com Mahja Zeon was Born in Monrovia, Liberia (West Africa). She acknowledges herself as a wonderful listener and friend and is always… Continue reading Miss West Africa USA 2011 (Mahja Zeon)

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Zimbabwean President to miss ANC fete

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe will not attend South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) centenary celebrations this weekend because the veteran ruler is in the Far East on holiday, state media said on Friday. Vice President Joyce Mujuru would stand-in for the Zimbabwean leader who rarely misses international gatherings where he is invited. “The President… Continue reading Zimbabwean President to miss ANC fete

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