Nigeria has redefined Ankara to the world; the country is a big market for the cloth, however the local manufacture of the cloth is being hampered by smuggling and unfair trade practices. Ankara fabrics have been the desired choice of African women for decades. More recently, Ankara has been used to make bags, shoes, earrings, notebooks, bangles and neck scarves. Ankara tops and jackets are a common feature in offices on Fridays when it is time to dress down and go a bit casual.Read More
You might feel like you have hairstylists all figured out, but really you haven’t. The salon and hairstyling life is ‘full of mysteries and fun hacks’, and no matter how close you are to your stylist, there are still a couple of ‘secrets’ they might not let you in on. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, reveals 5 things or ‘secrets’ your hairstylist would prefer you didn’t know.Read More
Who is with me on this?
I want a guy: Tall, dark or light, and handsome. I don’t mind if he belongs to the beard gang—having full beards I can play with. I want him to be of the same religion as me, I want him to be rich—have enough money to take care of me and him. He should have a car ooo and be rich enough to buy me one too. I want him to make sense—have a good character, be nice and passionate. I also want him to be romantic and we should have the same sense of humor. And yes! We should understand each other and see the world the same way.Read More
It’s not you, it’s your brows.
It’s common knowledge that eyes are the window to the soul, thus making eyebrows the frame of the face. But your arches aren’t just an aesthetic, they’re also a potent testament to your character. Just ask face reading and feng shui expert Priya Sher, who believes that you can learn everything you need to know about a person just by looking at them.Read More